The conference venue is Hotel Langham, a 5-star hotel in the heart of Melbourne’s Southbank, with restaurants, shops and tourist attractions all around.
The hotel address is: 1 Southgate Avenue, Southbank, Melbourne, Victoria 3006
From the airport, a taxi will cost around $50 and can take up to about 45 minutes (depending on traffic of course).
Skybus runs from the airport to Southern Cross Station ($16 one way, $26 return) every 10 minutes, with free hotel transfers.
The Langham is right across the river from Flinders Street station (tram and trains) via the footbridge over the river. It’s only a minute or two from the Station.
Accommodation is available at the conference venue (The Langham Melbourne). The hotel is offering a special for conference attendees:
Classic room: $240 per night ($260 with one breakfast)
To get this rate, phone 1800 615 857 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and quote code UXA25AUG . The discount is valid for 24-27 August. Let us know if you have any problems booking and we’ll work with the hotel for you.
The Langham is smack bang in the middle of Southbank. There is a wide range of accommodation in that area, and in downtown Melbourne – all within an easy walk of the conference. Here are the three closest:
There is much more accommodation just over the bridge in downtown Melbourne. These are a very short walk to the venue.