Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving

30 August – 1 September 2022 | Adelaide, South Australia

Submit your abstract via the abstract submission form by 9 March 2022


Caving 2022 Author Pack

Click here to access the Caving 2022 Author Pack. This pack contains all the information you will need to submit your abstract and take your accepted paper through to completion.

This pack will be updated and the latest information added will be listed under the Latest News section on this page. Please check this page in accordance with the important dates listed here.

Associated documents for authors

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Important dates

Abstract submission:
9 March 2022
Speaker registration deadline:
22 June 2022
Abstract acceptance notification:
16 March 2022
Copyright form submission:
22 June 2022
Draft paper submission:
27 April 2022
Bio notes submission:
22 June 2022
Reviewer feedback:
1 June 2022
PowerPoint presentation:
22 August 2022
Final paper submission:
22 June 2022

Open access proceedings

Please note that the Fifth International Conference on Block and Sublevel Caving peer-reviewed papers will be freely available from A colour, soft-bound printed version of the proceedings will also be available for purchase.

Professional accreditation

Participation in this event may contribute towards your professional development accreditation in the following ways:

  • Attending the event.
  • Presenting at the event.
  • Publishing a paper in the event proceedings.
  • Technically peer-reviewing an event paper/s.

The ACG makes no guarantee of this and recommends you contact your respective professional organisation/s. The ACG can provide a certificate of attendance at an ACG further education and training event, post-event attendance.  Please contact for details.