Getting There

For international and interstate visitors, Brisbane has direct air services from all major Australian and New Zealand cities and direct international services from Los Angeles and a number of Asian cities including Tokyo, Hong Kong, Bangkok and Singapore. The conference venue is 25-40 minutes from the airport (depending on traffic) by cab. The conference venue is located on major rail and bus routes and can also be accessed from the airport and other parts of Brisbane by public transport: There is a large public car park adjacent to the venue.

[General map | Car park map]


The conference venue can be readily accessed from a large number of hotels in the city centre via the busway or a walk across the Goodwill Bridge. The following local hotels are nearby

Brisbane in December

Brisbane is a modern cosmopolitan city of around 2m people. It has a dramatic river setting, providing a focus for a wide range of cultural and recreational activities. Warm sunny days (27-31C), afternoon or evening storms and mild evenings are characteristic. Outdoor dining is popular and it is a great time to enjoy nearby Southbank. Brisbane is also the gateway to internationally renowned beaches and world heritage rainforest.

Take a break before or after the Conference

Brisbane is close to many popular holiday destinations including