Low Carb Gold Coast 2019

Low Carb Gold Coast 2019

A weekend of presentations and discussions

on low carbohydrate nutrition

 for optimising weight and health.

WHEN: Friday 11th October at 6:00pm to

Sunday 13th October at 4:00pm

WHERE: Gold Coast Convention and Entertainment Centre

2684-2690 Gold Coast Highway,

Broadbeach, QLD 4218

TICKET COST: $440.00



Saturday 8am

Dr Rod Tayler “Introduction to LCHF”

Dr Troy Stapleton “Coronary Artery Calcium Scanning”

Nina Teicholz “Update on the USDA Dietary Guidelines” (via video conference – Apologies, we aren’t going to make this segment  happen now)

Gary Taubes “Why We Get Fat”

Q and A

10am Morning Tea

Dr Paul Mason “Evidence Based Keto”

Dr David Unwin “Beating Type 2 Diabetes into Remission”

Dr Peter Brukner “Guidelines and position statements: where does low carb sit in 2019?”

Q and A

12.30pm Lunch


Dr Gary Fettke “Medical Education has Failed Patients and Doctors – an LCHF Perspective”

Dr Andrew McIntyre “Implementing Low Carb in Gastroenterology Practice”

Gary Taubes “The Case Against Sugar”

Q and A

3.30pm Afternoon Tea

Panel Discussion – David Unwin, Gary Taubes, Grant Schofield


8am Sunday

Diabetes Type 1 and 2 Workshop – Chair Dr Olivia Rimington


Jessica Turton “An Evidence Based Approach to Developing Low Carb Diets for T2D management”.

Belinda Fettke “Nutrition ‘Science’… How did we get here?”

Dr David Unwin “Noticing Patient Success Instead of Failure”


Q and A

10.30am Tea Break

Pete Evans – title to be confirmed

Gary Taubes Interviews Doctors

Cases from General Practice

12.30pm Lunchtime (lunch not provided)

1.30pm 5 Mins of Fame

Juliet Fieldew “My Masters LC Project”

Brendan Reid “Figurative vs Literal Weight Loss”

Louise Schofield “The PreKure Program”

Panel Discussion and Q and A

 4pm Close

There are welcome drinks and canapes on Friday night at 6pm.
The formal program starts at 8am on Saturday. Morning tea and lunch will be provided on Saturday and tea and coffee throughout the conference.
We will recommend some local restaurants serving low carb fare for Saturday night dining.
We plan to have poster presentations this year. Contact us if you are interested.
Also we invite exhibitors to apply as we have lots of space!

If you would like to stay at the Star Resort we have arranged a Group Rate.
This is a 3 minute walk from the conference centre via an aerial pedestrian bridge with a number of dining options. The cost is $259 for a standard room.
Visit https://star.com.au/goldcoast/ using the code LOW111019 or call (07) 5592 8130 quoting the code.
We have also arranged group rate accommodation at the Sofitel Gold Coast.
This is a 5 minute walk from the conference centre closer to the beach with lots of dining options.
The cost is $259 for a standard room. Book HERE
Please Note: demand for accommodation is likely to be high at this time of the year so we recommend booking early.
There are a wide range of accommodation options in the local area to suit a range of budgets.
Please contact us if you have queries about accommodation via [email protected]


Very much looking forward to meeting those of you who can make it along and hearing a lot of great presentations!
Rod Tayler and the Low Carb Down Under Team
For any further information please contact us via [email protected]