GVS Summer Conference: Harrogate June 2024

Wednesday 26th – Thursday 27th June 2024;

The Old Swan Hotel, Swan Rd, Harrogate HG1 2SR


Registration is has now closed for our Goat Veterinary Society Summer Conference, this year to be held in the historic town of Harrogate in Yorkshire.

Our Conference is open to GVS members and non-members, vets and all with an interest in the health and welfare of goats. The conference is open to farmers as well as vets – our farm walk day in particular our programme aims at goat farmers and is an excellent opportunity for networking and meeting other goat farmers.

Date of GVS Conference 2024:

Wednesday 26th – Thursday 27th June 2024, 

Programme :- Click here to view the complete conference programme

  • Afternoon of Weds 26th June –
    • Farm walk,
    • Conference Dinner at the Old Swan Hotel
  • Thurs 27th June –
    • Speaker presentations



Due to unprecedented demand we have now nearly reached capacity and closed conference bookings. If you have any enquiries regarding your conference booking or about the event please contact the Secretary on .

Conference price list: 

  • Farm Walk and Conference at £100 each for GVS members ( £125 for non-members)
  • Farm Walk Only at £30 each for GVS members ( £40 for non-members)
  • Conference Day Only at £70 each for GVS members (£85 for non-members)
  • Farm Walk and Conference at £45 each for students
  • Fark Walk Only at £15 for students
  • Conference Day Only at £25 for students
  • Evening Reception Drinks and Conference Meal at £ 30

Note for farm walk on 26/06/24: 

Free GVS private coach travel available for all delegates between the farm and Old Swan Hotel 

Outward journey 

12.30pm Coach depart Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate 

1.30pm Coach arrival at host farm 

Inbound journey 

4.00pm Coach depart host farm 

5.00pm Coach arrival at Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate 

Simply specify you require coach transport when filling out the Conference registration form. 



Conference hotel address: 

The Old Swan Hotel, Swan Rd, Harrogate HG1 2SR


01423 500055

To book your hotel bed and breakfast please visit the website or call the phone number listed above. Specialised rates for the GVS Conference are now no longer available and normal room rates apply.