Is the Future Filtered? Paste and Thickened Tailings Hybrid Course Attendee Portal


Thank you for registering to attend the Is the Future Filtered? Paste and Thickened Tailings Hybrid Course, to be held online, and as an in-person event in Fremantle, Western Australia for delegates able to attend within COVID-19 restrictions.

Due to COVID-19, Australian borders are currently closed to all international travellers.

To accommodate delegates from all locations, the conference will be streamed online.

Short Course Program

The program can be viewed here.

Terms and Conditions

Click here for ACG Attendee Terms & Conditions.

PD Hours

This short course will provide attendees with a number of personal development hours. A certificate of attendance can be provided on request, post-event.

ACG Onsite Contact

Josephine Ruddle, Event Manager
Mobile: +61 409 118 003

Australian Centre for Geomechanics
Tel: +61 8 6488 3300 |

If you have questions, please contact

Online Attendees

Closer to the event, you will receive a link from to activate your account, enabling you login to the online event. Please check your junk mail for this email. Upon clicking on the link, you will be prompted to set a password, and this is what you will use to login to the platform moving forward.

The Australian Centre for Geomechanics, The University of Western Australia applies restrictions on recording the presentations of the Is the Future Filtered? Paste and Thickened Tailings Hybrid Course being held 20 September 2021.  All unauthorised audio recording, video recording and photography or transmission of the ACG online event material, data or information is expressly prohibited.

The online presentations will not be recorded and transcripts of question and answer sessions will not be made available post-event.


System Requirements

The online version of this event will be hosted on the Good Education platform, which utilises Zoom. Please check prior to the course you have access to Zoom and advise the ACG if you do not have access.

We encourage you to join the session 15 minutes early to enable adequate time to resolve potential technical issues with streaming prior to the course commencement.

If you have not previously used Zoom, please set up ahead of time; you can join a test meeting here. Zoom can be downloaded to your device of choice here.

If you have any issues or queries, please contact the ACG at

In-person Attendees*

*In accordance with Western Australian COVID-19 restrictions.

For up-to-date information, visit

For anyone attending from interstate, please ensure you comply with guidelines at

Short Course Venue

Sirius Ballroom
Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle
Address: 46-54 Marine Terrace, Fremantle WA 6160
Phone: (08) 9432 4000

We are pleased to have secured a discounted rate for Paste 2021 delegates of 10% off the best available rate (at time of booking).

To book with this discount, please follow the below directions:

  1. Go to this link
  2. Location: Esplanade Hotel Fremantle by Rydges
  3. When: Insert arrival/departure dates
  4. Go to ‘I have a code’
  5. Insert ‘CONFERENCE’
  6. Your new rates are ready to book

*Please note upon check in you will be required to state your event/conference name

For alternate Fremantle accommodation, listings can be found here and here.


Onsite registration will be available on the morning of the event, in the Southern Cross Lobby of the Esplanade Hotel Fremantle.


To access hotel WiFi, use the following AccessCode : Paste2021
Once connected to Rydges-EVENT, please open a new browser and you will be re-directed to a login page, please type ‘event‘ as your Username, and then enter your Access Code ‘Paste2021‘. Each user is required to enter the Access Code.


There will be a link with a discounted accommodation rate for Paste 2021 delegates. We will be providing this information shortly, so if you wish to book accommodation, please check back for the specific booking link.

For alternate Fremantle accommodation, listings can be found here and here.

Car Parking

For conference delegates, self parking is available at Drivo Carpark on Essex Street for the rate of $20 per day. This is an auto-plate recognition system where exits don’t open until payment is complete. Payment can be completed via QR code onsite or on departure (please note, this is a cashless payment system), overstay fees may apply.

Wilson Parking located at 56 Marine Terrace (positioned between Esplanade Park and the Italian Club) offers a daily rate of $12.50.

Secure Collie street car park is a multi story, undercover facility located on Collie Street, behind the Esplanade Hotel. For delegates, parking at this facility is starting from $4.00/hr & $22.00 a day (5+ hrs)*. Overnight surcharges apply. Cheaper rates available online.
*please note Collie Street carpark is a third-party service provider with its own schedule of fees. If vehicles are left overnight, or for multiple days, additional overnight charges would apply.

Alternatively, the useful free PayStay App can provide the locations of all street parking available in Fremantle.

Public transport

Information available at


There are a number of taxis operating in the Perth and Fremantle area. Use TaxiFare Calculator as a guide on pricing.


Uber and Ola are both available in Fremantle.


Please do not attend this event in-person if you feel unwell; you will still be able to participate via Zoom on the online platform.

The event venue has a comprehensive COVID safe plan, in line with the National COVID-19 safe workplace principles. Please ensure you check into the event venue with your SafeWA app.

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