Bain Fallon Equine Nurses Conference

Wednesday 24 July, 2:00pm - 4:15pm & Thursday 25 July, 8:00am - 5:00pm


There was no “Clowning Around” when the Bain Fallon 2024 Nurses program was created. Promising a comprehensive and enriching experience spanning a day and a half. Packed with lectures and practical workshops, the program focuses on crucial topics such as in-field and ICU foal and mare care, surgical techniques, and the indispensable role of ultrasound in veterinary practice.

Attendees can look forward to engaging discussions and hands-on learning opportunities tailored to nurses of all levels. It's an unparalleled chance to expand one's expertise, foster professional growth, and exchange valuable insights and experiences with peers.

The program also offers a delightful social aspect. On Wednesday night, attendees can unwind at the lively Happy Hour hosted at “Side Show Alley – Bain Fallon Exhibition”, providing an opportunity to explore various trade stands and network with colleagues. The grand finale awaits with the Circus-themed Gala Dinner, a festive occasion designed to celebrate the success of the conference. Nurses are warmly invited to join in the festivities and commemorate a memorable event in style.


  • Full Access to Nurses Conference scientific sessions (Wednesday 24 & Thursday 25 July)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Promotion item 
  • Access to the Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures exhibition
Bain Fallon Gala Dinner tickets can be purchased in addition to registration.


Nurse Lectures: $499 Incl. GST
Gala Dinner Tickets: $253 Incl. GST



Bain Fallon Equine Nurses Scholarships

Kindly Sponsored by Avet Health


The Bain Fallon Equine Nurses Scholarship provides an opportunity for two Equine Nurses to attend our flagship event free of charge. This is an opportunity for the successful scholar to continue their education and broaden their networking opportunities among equine professionals.

The scholarship is open to equine nurses who can demonstrate outstanding ability and commitment to their profession and the horse industry.

The scholarship prize includes a complimentary registration to the Bain Fallon Nurses Conference 2024, shared accommodation at the conference hotel and flights (economy).

Applicant’s are asked to complete the following criteria:

  • Name 
  • Job Title
  • Email
  • Contact Phone Number
  • Practice
  • Practice Address
  • Qualifications
  • Why did you become an equine vet nurse?
  • What does your average day look like at work?
  • What skills and knowledge would you like to gain from attending the 2024 EVA Vet Nurses Conference?
  • How will attending the 2024 EVA Vet Nurses Conference change your day to day?
  • What is your favorite aspect of your role for example Surgery, Diagnostic Imaging, Intensive Care Foals?

Applications close 31 May 2024




Nurses Conference Program


 Wednesday 24 July
8:00am – 1:55pm Free time in exhibition and venue
2:00pm – 2:40pm  Foaling in the field
Sascha Nott
2:40pm – 2:50pm Q & A
2:50pm – 3:25pm Afternoon tea - exhibition
3:25pm - 4:05pm  ICU foal care
Sascha Nott
4:05pm – 4:15pm  Q & A
5:30pm - 6.30pm Happy Hour - Exhibition


  Thursday 25 July 2024
8:00am – 8:45am  Surgery Nursing
Jo Park
8:45am – 8:55am Q & A
8:55am – 9:40am  Ultrasonography
Alex Young
9:40am – 9:50am Q & A
9:50am – 10:00am  Welfare considerations for the thoroughbred racehorse
Racing Victoria – Edwina Wilkes
10:00am – 10:45am  Morning tea
10:45am – 12:45pm Foaling in the Field ICU foal care
1hr per group and rotate Surgery Nursing Ultrasonography
12:45pm – 1:45pm Lunch
1:45pm – 2:45pm  Workshop cycle 
2:45pm – 3:25pm Afternoon tea
3:25pm - 4:25pm  Workshop cycle 
4:25pm– 4:38pm  AVet sponsor presentation 
04:40pm – 05:00pm  Debrief and discussion


Acknowledgement of Country

Bain Fallon 2024 will be held on Wonnarua country.

We respectfully acknowledge the Wonnarua people as the traditional custodians of the region and recognise the continuation of culture, and connection to lands, water and country.

We pay our respects to leaders past and present.