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Welcome to the AES Melbourne Section site. Here you will find information about the section, useful audio-related articles and links and information about past and forthcoming meetings.

The aim is to provide useful information for students and professional audio practitioners alike.

We also have an announcements group and an audio discussion group on Google Groups which can be accessed via the web or email. You can sign in with any Google Account and request membership.

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August 2017 Meeting: AGM and Graeme Huon on Speaker Design

August Meeting notice

The Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Section of the AES will be held on
Monday August 14th 2017 at 7:30pm at The SAE Institute – Lecture Theatre, 235 Normanby Rd South Melbourne (directions below)

The Agenda can be viewed here.
General information about our Annual general Meetings can be found at http://www.aesmelbourne.org.au/agm/

The short AGM will be followed by a presentation by Graeme Huon on the topic:

Speaker Design using Parametric Acoustic Modelling

With the number of loudspeaker manufacturers in the marketplace today you would be forgiven for thinking it is an evolving black art. Continue reading “August 2017 Meeting: AGM and Graeme Huon on Speaker Design” »

SMPTE 2017: Early Bird Registration Extended

The SMPTE organizers have advised that early bird registrations have been extended to June 30th.

Full session details, and their presenters are now available at

Preliminary Meeting Notice: August 2017

Preliminary Meeting Notice

Annual General Meeting

The next meeting of the AES Melbourne Section will be held on 14th August 2017 at SAE, South Melbourne.

It will be our Annual General Meeting, followed by a talk by Graeme Huon on his work on PAM loudspeaker design (Parametric Acoustic Modelling).

For details on the AGM see this page

More details will follow shortly.

Meeting Report: June 2017 Wireless Mics – Current Technologies

Meeting Report

Wireless Microphones – Current Technologies and Where To From Here

On Monday June 6th AES Melbourne members and gathered in the SAE Institute Lecture Theatre to hear James Waldron and Jason Grbevski of Sennheiser Australia to speak on the topic “Wireless Microphones – and Where to From Here?”

James Waldron started with a brief overview of Sennheiser’s history and current operations, as well as the history of wireless microphones. Continue reading “Meeting Report: June 2017 Wireless Mics – Current Technologies” »

SMPTE17 Bookings now open

The SMPTE organizers have asked us to advise that bookings for the the 2017 Conference and Exhibition in Sydney are open with early bird savings (until June 16th) and there are member discounts for AES members.


Stay up to date with the latest technology, news and information surrounding all things broadcasting, media and entertainment.

Bookings for the SMPTE17 Conference are now open, including significant Early Bird savings until June 16th.

With the theme “Embracing Connective Media”, the Conference offers three days of compelling sessions, presented by a wide range of international and local technology thought-leaders. Continue reading “SMPTE17 Bookings now open” »