Xerocon: the nuts and bolts

Everything you need to know about Xerocon on 20–22 August
at Sydney Showground, Olympic Park.

Why attend Xerocon?

As the biggest accounting technology event in Australasia, Xerocon is two
action-packed days of networking with peers, hearing insights into the future of cloud
accounting technology and checking out a vast array of Add-ons and service providers.

Find more reasons to attend right here, in our ‘10 Top Reasons
to attend Xerocon Sydney’ pdf.

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The numbers

  • Two-day pass

    Includes cocktail event on 21 August and gala dinner on 22 August.


  • Additional two-day pass

    Includes cocktail event on 21 August and one ticket to the gala dinner.


  • Developer day

    One-day pass for 20 August

  • Additional gala dinner ticket

    If you’d like to bring along a guest to the gala dinner, additional tickets are available.

Register for Xerocon

The show unfolds at Sydney Showground

An event of this size needs a venue to match, and that’s why we’re holding this year’s
Xerocon at the Sydney Showground, located in Sydney Olympic Park, conveniently serviced
by bus, train, taxi and ferry services. We’ve also negotiated special delegate rates at
surrounding hotels.

Transport & accommodation details


We’ve answered lots of questions here, but if there’s something
we’ve missed, please email events@xero.com

How can I get to the Showground?

Sydney Showground is located in Sydney Olympic Park and is conveniently serviced by bus, train, taxi and ferries.

What kind of parking is available?

There are multiple parking locations in Sydney Olympic Park. Go here for details and pricing.

What should I wear to Xerocon?

We suggest smart casual. There’s quite a bit of space to cover so wear comfy shoes. The Gala Awards Dinner is cocktail, so be sure to look your smartest!

What social functions will be happening?

There will be a cocktail reception on Thursday 21 from 5.45pm and a Gala Awards Dinner on Friday 22 from 7pm.

What’s included in the ticket price?

A Xerocon ticket includes: a two-day conference pass, entry to the cocktail event on Thursday 21 and the Gala Awards Dinner on Friday 22 August. A Xero Developer Day ticket includes the day workshop and networking drinks on Wednesday 20.

Is there a group discount for tickets?

The first Xerocon ticket will be charged at full price, however each additional ticket purchased in the same transaction will be discounted to $690 each. There is no group discount for Developer Day.

Can I bring someone to the Gala Awards Dinner?

Yes. You can add an additional Gala Awards Dinner ticket in the booking process for the cost of $195 (inc.GST). If you decide to add another ticket at a later date you can log in and modify your booking.

Can I claim any CPD hours if I attend Xerocon?

Yes, Xerocon can be credited with up to 10 CPD hours. We’re happy to provide a certificate of attendance on request.

What do I need to bring to the conference?

Just yourself! You are more than welcome to bring your devices (and chargers). We will have powerpoints around the venue so you can recharge your devices easily.

Will there be free WiFi?

There will be free WiFi in The Dome (exhibition and catering area) as well as hotspots outside the breakout rooms.

How do I get in touch with my account manager at Xerocon?

Please check out the Xerocon app at the event to find your account manager, their picture and a contact number. There is an ideal meeting point in the centre of The Dome.

I have a question about Xerocon; who do I contact?

Please email events@xero.com and we’ll be happy to help you.

Will there be somewhere to store my luggage at Xerocon?

Yes, this will be available at the registration desk.

Will there be somewhere to get ready for the Gala Awards Dinner after the conference?

Yes, we will have changing facilities available from 5pm on 22 August.

What is the cancellation and refund policy?

Please email events@xero.com if you’re unable to attend Xerocon. A full refund (less AUD $50 administration fee) will be made to the original payment source if you notify events@xero.com at least 15 working days prior to the event.

I’m having trouble registering; who can I contact to help me?

Please email events@xero.com and we can help you.

How can I become an exhibitor?

Please email events@xero.com and we’ll contact you with exhibitor package info.