OZeWAI Conference 2017

Venue

Location

Monday, 20 November 2017

Australian National Botanic Gardens Clunies Ross St, Acton ACT 2601 (link to map)

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Australian National Botanic Gardens Clunies Ross St, Acton ACT 2601 (link to map)

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Department of Education and Training, 50MC Theatre 50 Marcus Clarke Street, Canberra ACT 2601 (link to map)

To facilitate direct access for attendees to the event please use the Theatre Side Door (rather than the main entrance), this side door is located on Marcus Clarke Street directly opposite the childcare centre.

Parking near the 50MC Theatre

There is paid street parking available around the city centre and pay stations can be found in the following locations:

  • 121 Marcus Clarke St accessed from Childers St,
  • City West Carpark on Allsop St, and
  • In front of Lena Karmel University lodge on Marcus Clarke St.

Transport

Hotel to venue transport

Conference attendees who are staying at the Pacific Suites Canberra (or in the vicinity) are able to take advantage of the organised bus transport to and from the conference venues.

Please note the folowing pick up locations and times and that the bus will have a sign in the window “Botanic Gardens”.

Pacific Suites: Carpark behind the Pacific Suites on Mort Street

Novotel: Bus terminal behind the Novotel, bay one is used by Murrays Buses, so this is an “unofficial” pick up point.

Monday 20 November: to Australian National Botanic Gardens

Morning run 1: 8:45am - Pacific Suites, 8.50am - Novotel

Morning run 2: 9.15am - Pacific Suites, 9.20am - Novotel

Afternoon run 1: 4:30pm

Afternoon run 2: 5.00pm

Tuesday 21 November: to Australian National Botanic Gardens

Morning run 1: 8:45am - Pacific Suites, 8.50am - Novotel

Morning run 2: 9.15am - Pacific Suites, 9.20am - Novotel

Afternoon run 1: 4:30pm

Afternoon run 2: 5.00pm

Tuesday 21 November: to Southern Cross Yacht Club and return

Dinner run 1: 5:30pm - Pacific Suites, 5.40pm - Novotel

Dinner run 2: 6.00pm - Pacific Suites, 6.10pm - Novotel

Dinner return 1: 8.45pm

Dinner return 2: 9:15pm

Wednesday 22 November: to 50MC Theatre - 50 Marcus Clarke Street

Morning run 1: 8:45am - Pacific Suites

Afternoon run 1: 5:00pm

Other transport options

Accommodation

Pacific Suites Canberra

100 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia Phone: 02 6262 6266 Website: Pacific Suites Canberra

Please use the promo code ‘OZEWAI’ on the Pacific Suites Canberra online booking form to automatically receive the discount rates. If you wish to book the Quad share, which is at a request only basis, please stipulate this in the bedding request/comments section of the online booking.

  • 1 bedroom apartment, single or double share - $229 per room
  • 2 bedroom 2 bathroom apartment - different bedding configurations available $289 per room Twin share - $144.50 per person Triple share - $96.33 per person Quad share - $72.25 per person

Note: share rooms are limited so best to lock them in.

The prices include free parking and free Wifi for each guest.

Full buffet breakfast $15 per person (a discount of 50%).

University House

Australian National University, 1 Balmain Crescent, Acton ACT 2601 Australia Phone: +61 2 6125 5275 or 1800 814 864 Website: University House Accommodation Canberra

Other accommodation in Canberra

There are many nearby accommodation options, some are walking distance and others are a short drive or bus ride away:

Dinner

Monday, 20 November 2017

Pacific Suites Canberra

100 Northbourne Avenue, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia (link to map)

Website: Pacific Suites Canberra

Drinks: 5.30pm - Sponsored by Capgemini Dinner: 6.30pm - The Alley Restaurant & Bar, Pacific Suites Canberra - buffet dinner

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

Canberra Yacht Club

1 Mariner Pl, Yarralumla ACT 2600 (link to map)

Website: Canberra Yacht Club

Drinks: 5.30pm Dinner: 6.00pm - The Marquee, Southern Cross Yacht Club, Canberra - 3-course set dinner