Participants may choose from a wide variety of accommodation options ranging from 3 to 5-star hotels and apartments at special conference rates. All properties are selected based on their accessibility to the conference venue, excellent reputation and value for money. Accommodation can be reserved during the online registration process.  Please note that capacity maybe limited on some hotel options and that availability is offered on a first come, first served basis.

*Rates will be published in conjunction with the registration opening on 1 March 2016, and are per room per night in AUD.



Capri by Fraser (includes WiFi)

80 Albert Street, Brisbane

Studio deluxe $209.00

Distance to BCEC: 1.8km, 24 minutes walk to conference venue

Capri by Fraser is a leading smart hotel in the heart of Brisbane City. The hotel showcases inspiring art and innovative technology throughout and its location provides an excellent opportunity to explore everything that Brisbane City has to offer.

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Hilton Brisbane

190 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane

Guest room $247.00

Distance to BCEC: 1.8km, 23 minutes walk to conference venue

A getaway in itself, Hilton Brisbane showcases modern rooms and suites with stunning city views, award-winning Australian cuisine and fantastic amenities. The Hilton Brisbane is located in the heart of the city, providing an excellent opportunity to venture out to top attractions and explore all that Brisbane has to offer.


Ibis Brisbane

27-35 Turbot Street, Brisbane

Standard room $174.00

Distance to BCEC: 1.5km, 21 minutes walk to conference venue

The Ibis Brisbane is conveniently located in the centre of Brisbane City within easy walking distance of the conference venue as well as the Queen Street Mall shopping precinct and the famous South Bank Parklands. The hotel’s location provides access to a variety of restaurants and bars in the Queen Street Mall.

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Mantra South Bank (includes WiFi)

161 Grey Street, South Bank

Studio city view $314.00 / One bed city view $352.00 / Double room $473.00

Distance to BCEC: 270m, 3 minutes walk to conference venue

The Mantra South Bank is situated opposite the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and surrounded by a variety of Brisbane’s best venues including renowned restaurants and bars, the Queensland Performing Arts Complex, State Art Gallery, Museum and South Bank Parklands. The hotel includes a heated lap pool and fully equipped gym.

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Mercure Brisbane

85-87 N Quay, Brisbane QLD 4000

Standard room $195.00

Distance to BCEC: 1.4km, 18 minutes walk to conference venue

Mercure Brisbane is well located in the heart of the city, with spectacular views of the Brisbane River and Southbank Parklands. The hotel features 194 rooms, some offering lovely river views, plus a swimming pool, restaurant, and bar. The busy Brisbane Queen Street shopping mall is also only a few minutes walk from the front door of Mercure Brisbane.


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72 Queen St, Brisbane QLD 4000

Standard queen room $251.00

Distance to BCEC: 1.4km, 18 minutes walk to conference venue

Set in Brisbane’s Central Business District, this trendy high-rise hotel is close to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, and the South Bank cultural district. The modern rooms and suites come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and minibars, plus espresso machines and room service. Suites add separate sitting areas. There’s an upscale restaurant and a lobby bar, plus a rooftop pool with a poolside bar/lounge.


Rydges South Bank (includes WiFi)

9 Glenelg Street, South Bank

Superior room $293.00

Distance to BCEC: 180m, 2 minutes walk to conference venue

Conveniently located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct, the Rydges South Bank is only a two minute walk to the conference venue, the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. All rooms feature complimentary WiFi and access to a variety of amenities including a pool, Life Fitness Gymnasium, spa and sauna.