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 tlmel.resv@langhamhotels.com 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.

Other accommodation

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.