Known as Australia’s ‘New World City’, Brisbane is the perfect destination for the ATEA 2013 Conference. The Conference will take place at the Queensland University of Technology, set amongst world-class arts, cultural and entertainment precincts, leafy parks, cycle paths and walk ways.
The new QUT Science and Engineering Centre (SEC) is the 2013 conference venue. Take a look at this venue, it is truly like nothing you have seen before.
Getting to the conference venue
Google map: http://goo.gl/maps/FHGi3
QUT Gardens Point campus map: http://cms.qut.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0014/33314/gardens-point-accessibility-map.pdf
Getting around Brisbane
An integrated transport ticketing system, known as TransLink is available throughout the city by way of ferry, train and bus services. Please refer to www.translink.com.au for all public transport enquiries.
Brisbane’s International and Domestic Airports are located approximately 15 – 20 minutes (20km) from the city centre and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Airtrain is the fastest, cheapest and most reliable way to travel from Brisbane Airport to the centre of Brisbane and return.
Save on a taxi fare, whilst reducing your carbon footprint. Airtrain services run every 15 minutes in peak hours, and every 30 minutes outside of these hours – the express, air-conditioned journey takes only 20 minutes.
The airport stations are located directly outside the Domestic and International terminals and connect with five Brisbane CBD stations covering the majority of downtown Brisbane.
The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre is located directly behind South Brisbane station. Train tickets are open for 2 hours, so delegates can disembark the train, check into a hotel then continue their journey all on one ticket if they wish.
For more information visit www.airtrain.com.au
Taxi ranks are conveniently located at both the International and Domestic Terminals. The Domestic Terminal rank is situated at the front of the airport, whilst the International Terminal rank can be found at the northern end of Arrivals on level 2.
Within the terminals there are agents for Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty, Europcar and Redspot. Car
The weather in Brisbane is comfortable and sub-tropical. The city of Brisbane enjoys a very enviable climate of brilliant hot summers and clear mild winters. The average temperature range for winter in Brisbane is 11-21°C
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