Top End Adventures  3rd - 10th June 2021

“New Frontiers in the Management of Osteoarthritis and Chronic Pain Conditions”

with Prof Kim Bennell


Darwin, Litchfield National Park, Kakadu National Park, Katherine & Nitmiluk National Park.

  • Start and finish your journey in Darwin

  • Explore Litchfield National Park

  • Visit Kakadu National Park including a cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong

  • Admire ancient indigenous rock art at Ubirr

  • Visit Katherine Gorge and the Nitmiluk National Park

  • Learn about the traditions of the Dabalon culture

  • Enjoy a candle lit dinner cruise on the Katherine River

  • Private tour on air-conditioned coach

  • 7 nights Hotel and Lodge accommodation

  • Daily breakfast, 5 lunches, 3 dinners 

  • Cost $2995 per person

  • Seminar for registrants: $750 - 16 hours

  • COVID cancellation policy- email for details


About Prof Kim Bennell:

Prof Kim Bennell is a research physiotherapist and her current positions include Professor and Director of the Centre for Health, Exercise and Sports Medicine (CHESM), in Physiotherapy at the School of Health Sciences, University of Melbourne, NHMRC Principal Research Fellow and Director of the NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Translational Research in Musculoskeletal Pain.

Kim’s research has focused on the management of knee and hip osteoarthritis with a focus on non-drug treatments including exercise, cognitive behavioural therapy, acupuncture, footwear, manual therapy amongst others. She is also evaluating different models of delivering care for people with osteoarthritis including the use of digital technologies.

Kim has published over 360 peer-reviewed journal articles and has supervised 29 PhD students to completion.