Discounted rates have been negotiated for conference delegates with the below accommodation providers near the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

You can book your accommodation when you register to attend the conference.

Please do not contact the hotel directly for these conference rates; bookings must be made via the online conference registration site in order to secure the conference rates. You will be required to provide credit card details to secure your booking, and full payment is to be made to the hotel directly upon checkout (with the exception of the Novotel which will take payment at 30 days prior to check in using the credit card provided with your booking).

All room rates quoted are based on room only, unless otherwise specified, and are inclusive of 10% GST

Novotel Melbourne South Wharf

7 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006

Novotel Melbourne South Wharf stands proudly in one of Melbourne’s oldest locations, the historic South Wharf promenade. The hotel is complemented with direct access to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC).

Wifi: Complimentary Wi-Fi in all rooms and social spaces.

Breakfast: Room rate includes buffet breakfast for 1 person. Additional buffet breakfast is $30 per person.

Car Parking: Available at $50 per 24 hours (unlimited entry and exit).

Payment Note: 30 days prior to check-in the Novotel will take full payment via the credit card provided.

Room Rate:

Standard Room $250 per night

Room rate includes 1 x daily buffet breakfast, additional buffet breakfast $30 per person.

A sophisticated design with Live n Dream Bedding and Floor to Ceiling Windows with views across the City or Port Philip Bay. Stay Connected with High Speed Wi-Fi, Smart TV and Bedside USB Power. Bathrooms feature Walk-In Showers and Fair Trade Amenities.

Bedding configuration: 1 x Queen bed

Room size: 25 sqm

Quest Docklands

750 Bourke St, Docklands VIC 3008

At Quest Docklands, we’re dedicated to making your stay truly unique and comfortable. Overlooking the incredible Marvel Stadium, this is the perfect location for sports lovers, while balmy evenings can be spent picking from the multitude of restaurants and bars lining both the Docklands promenade as well as nearby Southbank. Everything you could possibly need is within walking distance, while you’ve got both trams and trains running by to get you anywhere within minutes.

Car parking: On-site parking, subject availability. $40 per car, per night. Pre-booking parking is strongly recommended.

Wifi: Complimentary unlimited, high-speed WIFI access

Room Rate:

Studio Apartment $219 per night

The well-appointed Studio is flooded with natural light, and provides a stylish, open-plan space to unwind and relax. Each Studio features a comfortable king-size bed, apartment-controlled air conditioning, modern ensuite bathroom and fully equipped kitchenette. Work desks and high-speed access are also perfect for business travellers.

Bedding configuration: 1 x Queen bed

Room size: 26 sqm

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands

66 Aurora Ln, Docklands VIC 3008

Travelodge Hotel Melbourne Docklands is ideally positioned in the heart of the Melbourne CBD. Travelodge Docklands provides the perfect base for you to explore all of Melbourne’s exciting attractions including the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Crown Casino, Melbourne Aquarium, Rod Laver Arena, the Melbourne Exhibition Centre and Harbour Town Docklands.

TFE Hotels now offers FREE Wi-Fi to all travellers. Wi-Fi up to 512 KB per 24 hours will be provided free to all guests (up
to 2 devices per room); with the option to upgrade to unlimited Wi-Fi for $9.95 per 24 hours.

Parking: $25.00 per night charge applies.

Buffet Breakfast: available for $21.00 per person.

Room Rate:

Guest Room – King / Guest Room – Twin $170 per night

This air-conditioned room features a 32-inch flat-screen TV.
Amenities include:

  • Kitchenette with microwave, fridge, plates, cutlery and kettle
  • In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Tea & coffee amenities
  • Bathroom with shower

Bedding configuration: King Room: 1 x King bed. Twin room: 2 x Twin beds

Pan Pacific Melbourne

2 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf VIC 3006

Linked to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, this upscale hotel offers views of Port Phillip Bay is 4 minutes’ walk from the Yarra River and 2 km from Flinders Street railway station.
Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows with water or city views, the slick rooms have free Wi-Fi, plus flat-screens, minibars, and tea and coffeemaking facilities.

Room Rate:

Deluxe Room – King / Deluxe Room – Twin $250 per night

Our Deluxe Room comes with spectacular views of Port Phillip Bay through floor-to-ceiling windows, as well as a separate walk-in shower and bathtub, for a relaxing stay in one of the best South Wharf hotels in Melbourne.
Complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access.

Bedding configuration: King Room: 1 x King bed. Twin room: 2 x Twin beds

Room size: 38 sqm

Crowne Plaza Melbourne

1-5 Spencer Street, Melbourne VIC 3008

Crowne Plaza Melbourne is located on the banks of the Yarra River opposite Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and Crown Casino, just 5 minutes’ drive from the central business district. It features a fitness centre, a bar and a restaurant.
Located withing the free Tram zone, with a stop only 20 metres from the hotel. Southern Cross Station is just a 5-minute walk from the Crowne Plaza Melbourne. It is within walking distance of Southbank, Docklands and Yarra precincts.

Please note that there is a surcharge on night of Saturday 7 December and the rate for this night only is $330

Parking: Valet parking is available for $70 per day. Alternatively, guests may choose to self-park at $17 per exit. Rates are for a continuous 24-hour period.

Room Rate:

Standard King Room – $250 per night
(Please note that there is a surcharge on night of Saturday 7 December and the rate for this night is $330)

King rooms overlook either the city of Melbourne or the outdoor swimming pool. These rooms include plush bedding, an en suite bathroom and a 42-inch TV with cable channels and on-demand movies. There is 24-hour in-room dining and a work space.

Bedding configuration: 1 x King bed

Room size 22 m²

Adina Apartment Hotel Melbourne Southbank

99 City Road, Southbank VIC 3006

Positioned in the centre of Melbourne’s dynamic art and entertainment hub, a stay at Adina Melbourne Southbank positions you in the heart of the neighbourhood with all the city’s attractions only moments away.

Equipped with on-site gym and a heated indoor swimming pool

Off-site car parking is available to hotel guests for a charge of $35 per car per day at Wilson Parking – Eureka (70 City Road, Southbank), directly opposite the hotel. Obtain a parking ticket at the entry to the parking station, and inform one of the reception team members at the hotel upon check in.

Room Rate:

Studio Room City View – $199 per night

The studio features a kitchenette with microwave, fridge, kitchenware and kettle.

Bedding configuration: 1 x King bed

Room size 29 m²

Vibe Hotel Melbourne

1 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Vibe Hotel Melbourne features a fitness centre, indoor pool, a restaurant and bar. The property is close to several well-known attractions, 600 metres from Southbank Promenade, 600 metres from Federation Square and 400 metres from Flinders Street Station.
Melbourne’s famed lane way eateries are just a short walk away and the free CBD trams stop right out front.

Room Rate:

Flinders View Room – $199 per night

Experience breathtaking views of Melbourne’s city skyline, and inspiring sunrises across Flinders Street Station & the Yarra River, in Flinders View Rooms.
Rooms include a work desk, tea & coffee amenities (including a L’OR espresso coffee machine), Free WiFi at 1 Mbps for four devices per room.

Bedding configuration: 1 x Queen or King bed

Room size 25 m²