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LOCATION | VENUE

Nestled in the south-east corner of Queensland in the heart of one of Australia's fastest growing regions, Brisbane is Australia's new world city; a modern, vibrant destination.

A visit to Brisbane is a chance to immerse yourself in a cosmopolitan city with a friendly attitude, superb weather and an exceptional natural environment. It's a city where delegates can embrace the local life and immerse themselves in a warm and welcoming environment and a range of recreational pursuits.

Alongside world-class art galleries and a vibrant urban precinct culture, there's a wide variety of wining, dining and shopping experiences to be enjoyed. A year-round promise of sunshine, 1,800+ parks and reserves and more than 500 kilometres of bikeways also set the scene for stunning outdoor activities. Whether you choose to swim in Australia's only inner-city beach at the famed South Bank Parklands, cruise the river in a kayak, climb the Story Bridge or escape to Moreton Bay and its islands for aquatic adventures and dolphin feeding, Brisbane will deliver an unforgettable travel experience. For more information on Brisbane please visit ourbrisbane.com

Conference Venue:

The conference will take place at the Gardens Point Campus (City Campus) of the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), which is close to the city centre, overlooking the Brisbane River, Southbank Parklands and the City Botanic Gardens.

QUT Gardens Point Campus
2 George Street, Brisbane

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The Registration Desk will be located in Z Block, Level 4 Atrium

The Brisbane City Council runs a free city loop service that stops at QUT. To find our more information about the service please visit the Council's website.

GETTING TO BRISBANE :

Airport Transfers

Brisbane's international and domestic airports are approximately 20km north east of the Central Business District (CBD), a 15 to 20 minute drive. Visitors can reach the central business district by taxi, shuttle bus or train.

Taxi

The taxi fare from the airport to the city centre is approximately A$35 - $40 plus a A$3 fee for departing taxis only . To calculate your fare please visit Black and White Cabs or Yellow Cabs.

Airport Shuttle Bus

Buses connect the CBD and airports. A single transfer is approximately A$12 or A$22 return on Coachtrans which departs the airports and Roma Street Transit Centre (CBD) every 30 minutes. All major city hotels are serviced on request.

Train

Airtrain services run frequently from Brisbane Airport to the centre of Brisbane and the express, air-conditioned journey takes only 20 minutes. The airport stations are located directly outside the Domestic and International terminals and connect with 5 stations covering 80% of downtown Brisbane. The fare from the airport to the Brisbane CBD is currently $14. Pre-book at http://www.airtrain.com.au/ (and receive a 10% discount on your fare).

Further Information About Transport

For more information about getting to and from the airport, please visit the Brisbane Airport Corporation's website

Last updated: 09/06/10| Site Administrator