Brisbane 2009 Accommodation & Transport

Directions to St Lucia campus please click here: www.uq.edu.au/maps/directions.html

Accommodation

Location numbers on the map refer to the numbered hotels listed below. There is a ferry stop very close to hotel 3, although there are stops all along the river, dropping off at the UQ campus near the 'Y' of university on the map below.

The large dot on the UQ campus is the approximate location of the Conference Meeting Rooms.

The South Bank area has lots of restaurants and entertainment, and lovely sandy beaches!

Brisbane 2009 Accommodations Map

St. Lucia Campus

Download a copy of the campus map in PDF format (500K file size).

St Leo's College 
This choice of accommodation is no longer available.

The Women's College (website | booking form)
$76/night for single room with ensuite facilities, includes hot breakfast
$65/night for single room with shared facilities, includes hot breakfast
(Booking form attached to add to ISSS website, approximately 80 rooms set aside, 20 ensuite rooms and 60-80 single rooms with shared facilities)

Brisbane City

1. 5 STAR HOTEL
Stamford Plaza Brisbane
 
2. 4.5 STAR HOTEL
Oaks Felix Brisbane
 
3. 4 STAR HOTEL
Medina Executive Brisbane
$144/night for standard 1 bedroom
$160/night for Riverview Room 1 bedroom
(Group booking for 30 rooms currently secured, 15 of each room)
Email: mebn@medina.com.au
Quote: #4539795
Contact: Emma White @ Reservations
 
4. 3.5 STAR HOTEL
Hotel Ibis Brisbane
 
5. 3 STAR HOTEL
Hotel George Williams, Brisbane
$120/night for standard hotel room (1 double bed)
$140/night for queen room (1 queen bed)
$150/night for queen deluxe (1 queen bed)
(Noted on their system)
Email: reservations@hgw.com.au
Quote: ISSS Conference 2009

In addition to these options, you can check additional up to the minute Brisbane Accommodation options and costs, bookable online at the following websites:

www.BrisbaneAccommodation.tv 

Hotels Combined provides a price comparison system, and there is 10% rebate on accommodation cost available to participants of ISSS who book through one of their participating websites. You can find more information from their conference support scheme pages. To take advantage of this, you will need to book through their  list of hotels in Brisbane. An advanced more detailed list is available at Advance Listing.

Transport

Brisbane Airport to Brisbane City
The AIRTRAIN is the cheapest way to get from the airport to the city (Roma Street Station). From there to St Lucia campus taxis (easiest) and buses could be used.
 
Brisbane City to St Lucia Campus 
Ferries travel at frequent intervals from various spots along the Brisbane River to the St Lucia Campus. Bus services are also available for those who want to stay in a city hotel.
City Cat & Ferry Service