Accommodation

The conference has secured accommodation rooms at special discounted rates at several hotels and apartments. Bookings can be made during the registration process. You will need to select your hotel, indicate arrival and departure dates, arrival time and provide full prepayment in advance to secure your booking. Each hotel has specific terms, please make note of these when it comes to booking your accommodation.

Check-in times – Rooms are not guaranteed available until 2:00 pm on the day of check-in though can be made available earlier in the day at the discretion of the hotel itself. If you wish to ensure an early check-in, you should reserve the room for the previous night.

Cancellations – Cancellation policies apply to each hotel and usually apply when cancellations are made within 30 days of arrival. Rooms cancelled within 30 days of the conference will generally be charged the full price of the total accommodation booked. Please contact the secretariat if you wish to cancel your stay and would like to know the cancellation policy.

The following hotels are your available lodging options during the conference. You will make your lodging arrangements when you register for the conference.

Please do not make your hotel reservations directly with the hotel as you will not receive the guaranteed rate listed.

Hilton Melbourne South Wharf

2 Convention Centre Place, Melbourne VIC 3006

Website

Star Rating: 5

Distance to venue: Walk through access via Convention Centre

ROOM TYPE

King Hilton Guest Room: AUD $278.00

NOTES

Buffet breakfast at Dock 37 Bar and Kitchen @ $27.00 per person / per day. The reduced breakfast rate applies to ALL Conference delegates.

Guests receive complimentary Wi-Fi in the hotel lobby and restaurant. Wi-Fi and in-room internet are available for purchase – $29.00 per 24 hours for up to 3 devices (subject to change).

Valet Parking @ $50.00 per vehicle/ per 24 hours. There are a large number of public car parks operated by Wilson Parking. The closest being the South Wharf Retail Car Park were casual rates apply. Discounted parking rates of $24.00 (per 24 hours/ per exit) are available with a hotel validated parking ticket.

Crown Metropol Melbourne
Crown Towers Melbourne, 8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006
Star Rating: 5
Distance to venue: 8 min walk / 650 m

ROOM TYPE
Luxe (King or Twin): AUD $278.00
Luxe (King or Twin) w/ one buffet breakfast for 1 guest per night at Mr Hive Kitchen & Bar: AUD $312.00
Luxe (King or Twin) w/ two buffet breakfasts for 2 guests per night at Mr Hive Kitchen & Bar: AUD $345.00

NOTES
Buffet breakfast at Mr Hive Kitchen & Bar @ $38.50 per person.
Access to premium in-room Wi-Fi.
Valet Parking @ $55.00 per vehicle/ per 24 hours.

Crown Promenade Melbourne
8 Whiteman Street, Southbank VIC 3006
Star Rating: 4
Distance to venue: 8 min walk / 650 m

ROOM TYPE
Standard: AUD $253
Standard w/ one buffet breakfast for 1 guest per day at Mesh Restaurant: AUD $283.00
Standard w/ two buffet breakfasts for 2 guests per day at Mesh Restaurant: AUD $314.00

NOTES
Buffet breakfast at Mesh Restaurant @ $33.00 per person/ per day.
Access to premium in-room Wi-Fi.
Valet Parking @ $35.00 per vehicle/ per 24 hours.

Holiday Inn Melbourne on Flinders
575 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Star Rating: 4
Distance to venue: 12 min walk / 850 m

ROOM TYPE
Superior w/ one complimentary breakfast per day Early bird offer concludes 8/2/2016*: AUD $228.00
Superior: AUD $228.00
Superior w/ one breakfast for 1 guest per day: AUD $253.00

NOTES
*Early bird offer – all reservations made more than 60 days prior to arrival, enjoy a complimentary breakfast for 1 adult included in the rate, per room/ per day.
Regular breakfast @ $33.00 per person/ per day.
Complimentary Wi-Fi provided.

Great Southern Hotel
575 Spencer Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Star Rating: 3
Distance to venue: 12 min walk / 850 m

ROOM TYPE
Standard (Queen bed): AUD $81.00
Standard w/ one buffet breakfast per day: AUD $103.00
Superior (King bed): AUD $101.00
Superior w/ one buffet breakfast per day: AUD $123.00
Family (2x King bed): AUD $122.00

NOTES
Full buffet breakfast @ $22.00 per person/ per day.
Wi-Fi packages: $9.90 – 2 hours, $22.00 – 24 hours, $80 – weekly.

Clarion Suites Gateway
1 William Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Star Rating: 4
Distance to venue: 15 min walk / 1.1 km

 ROOM TYPE
Studio (Queen, King or Twin) w/ one complimentary breakfast per day: AUD $200.00
Early bird offer concludes 8/2/2016*
Studio: AUD $200.00
One Bedroom Suite (Queen and double sofa bed) w/ one complimentary breakfast per day: AUD $221.00
Early bird offer concludes 8/2/2016*
One Bedroom Suite: AUD $221.00

NOTES
*Early bird offer – all reservations made more than 60 days prior to arrival, enjoy a complimentary breakfast for 1 adult included in the rate, per room/ per day.
Full buffet breakfast @ $21.00 per person/ per day.
Complimentary Wi-Fi or cable internet provided.

Melbourne Short Stay Apartments MP Deluxe 
241 City Road, Southbank, VIC 3006
Star Rating: 4
Distance to venue: 14 min walk / 1.1km

ROOM TYPE
One Bedroom (Queen)* –  AUD $201.00
Two Bedroom / 1 Bathroom (Queen beds or Queen & Twin beds)* – AUD $262.00

NOTES 
*Minimum 2 night’s stay applies
Wi-Fi usage @ $9.95 per day or $49.00 per week for unlimited access for up to three devices at a time.