• Day 1
    Tuesday, 27 August, 2019 - Friday, 31 December, 2021
    8:15 am - 5:00 pm

Course Information

This two day workshop is being held at the RIDBC Renwick Centre at the North Rocks site.

The program is available here: CI Development Day program

Please note that Day 1 runs 8:45-5pm with 5:30pm dinner and Day 2 runs 8:45-4pm.

Please check which events you are registering for:

  1. Full two day workshop
  2. Partial registration: some sessions are compulsory for staff and you can do this in person, via remote access or through digital access via the recording. Please note below and register as appropriate:


^+ SMART goal training 27 August 9-10:30 (Compulsory for all Hearing Intervention team made up of all RIDBC SLPs and TODs, Allied Health, ELP (VI) and Remote Services team). If you previously attended this training you do not need to register. You can also register to watch the recording after the workshop.

^ ENT Statistics and Automating Reporting 27 August 1:45-2:45 (Compulsory for all Hearing Intervention team)

^ Red flag indicators for additional support needs 2:45-3:15pm 27 August 2-3pm (Compulsory for all Hearing Intervention team and Victoria Services team)

^ CALD assessment protocol 2-3pm 28 August (Compulsory for all Hearing Intervention team)

We encourage you to read the description of each ticket before selecting to ensure you are registering for the correct category! You are all welcome to attend all of the sessions if you would like, we just wanted to be clear on the compulsory events! We will be closing registration on Friday 23 August so please be prompt! 

If you require accommodation, you will need to complete the below form - please follow all instructions outlined within the form:

Student Accommodation Request Form - 2019


Please note: accommodation bookings close Wednesday 14th August 2019, please have your booking form submitted by this date. Booking confirmation will be sent to you via email after the cut off date.



361-365 North Rocks Road, North Rocks, New South Wales, 2151, Australia


North Rocks, Sydney, Australia

Sydney is located on Australia’s south-east coast. With an approximate population of 4.5 million in the Sydney metropolitan area the city is the largest municipality in Australia. Sydney is easily accessible by air, rail and road networks from other Australian cities.

Located approximately 26 km north-west of the city centre, Renwick Centre is accessible via private and public transport to metropolitan areas such as Epping, Parramatta, Hornsby and the city.

North Rocks is a suburban area of Sydney and is the home of the Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children since 1961.

Public Transport

There are several public transport options for getting to and from the Renwick Centre within the Sydney metropolitan area.


Cityrail train stations are located in Epping (6 km away) and Parramatta (7km away) and have connecting bus services (refer to Buses section below) to the Centre.

Epping train station is on the Northern, Newcastle and Central Coast lines with a journey time of approximately 30 minutes to the city (Central, Town Hall and Wynyard stations) and 20 minutes to Strathfield or Hornsby stations.

Parramatta train station offers frequent services to the city (about 40 minutes of travel time) and is located on the Western, Cumberland and Blue Mountains lines.

Both stations are wheelchair accessible.


There is a bus stop directly outside the RIDBC campus – services to Epping and Macquarie Centre – and another across the road outside the Westfield Shopping Centre for services to Parramatta and Blacktown. For latest info on these routes, please visit the Sydney Buses website.

Route Destination Wheelchair Accessible
549 Epping Most
546 Epping via Carlingford Most
546/549 Parramatta Most
630 Macquarie Centre No
630 Blacktown No
610/619* City Few
610/619* Rouse Hill Few

* Access to these bus services is from the M2 motorway at Barclay Road bus stop, a 20 minute walk (1.4 km) from the Centre.

Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport has domestic and international terminals and is approximately 35 km south-east of the Renwick Centre.

Cityrail train stations are located within the domestic and international terminals. To get to the centre, you will need to change trains at Central to an Epping or Parramatta service and then either take a taxi or bus the remaining distance to the centre. Journey time by public transport is approximately 90-120 minutes.


Companies providing a taxi service in the Sydney area include Premier Cabs (Phone: 13 10 17), Silver Service (Phone: 133 100), Taxis Combined (Phone: 8332 8888) and RSL Cabs (Phone: 132 211).


Details Price Qty
Digital Access (Recording of Two Days)show details + $0.00 (AUD)  
^ Digital Access Just All Hearing Intervention Activitiesshow details + $0.00 (AUD)  
*^ SMART goal training Digital Access (recording)show details + $0.00 (AUD)  

Registrations can only be confirmed
with payment by:
VISA and Mastercard Credit Cards