ATW 2017
  • Accommodation & travel

Accommodation & travel

Please note that travel and accommodation is booked independently by the participants. Below is a suggested list of hotels that are nearby QUT.

Accommodation

Oaks 212 Margaret (4 1/2 stars)

212 Margaret Street
Brisbane QLD 4000

Ph. 61 7 3012 8020

Oaks 212 Margaret offers a range of luxurious 1 & 2 bedroom self-contained apartments all with air-conditioning and state of the art room facilities. Oaks 212 Margaret is approximately 700 metres from QUT, Gardens Point Campus.

Royal on the Park (4 1/2 stars)

Cnr Alice & Albert Streets
Brisbane QLD 4000

Ph. 61 7 3221 3411

The Royal on the Park Hotel Brisbane CBD is an iconic hotel offering a rich history full of tradition, elegance and service. The unique outlook over the City Botanic Gardens provides a view like no other and offers guests a tranquil retreat in the heart of the Brisbane CBD. The Royal on the Park is about 250 metres from QUT, Gardens Point campus.

Quay West Brisbane (5 stars)

132 Alice Street
Brisbane QLD 4000

Ph. 61 7 3853 6000

A garden-inspired oasis nestled alongside Brisbane’s Botanic Gardens, Quay West Brisbane is the only 5 star hotel offering unrivalled, attentive service and stylish, self-contained apartment accommodation in Brisbane. Quay West Brisbane is only 150 metres from QUT, Gardens Point campus.

Travel information

Airport transfers

Brisbane’s international and domestic airports are approximately 20km north east of the Central Business District (CBD), a 15 to 20 minute drive. Visitors can reach the central business district by taxi, shuttle bus or train.

Taxi

The taxi fare from the city centre is approximately A$50 – $60 which includes a $3 fee for taxis departing from the airport. To calculate your fare please visit Black and White Cabs or Yellow Cabs.

Airport shuttle bus

Buses connect the CBD and airports. A single transfer starts from $16 with Con-x-ion Airport Transfers, which provides a door-to-door service.

Train

Airtrain services run frequently from Brisbane Airport to the centre of Brisbane and the express, air-conditioned journey takes only 20 minutes. The airport stations are located directly outside the Domestic and International terminals and connect with 5 stations covering 80% of downtown Brisbane. The fare from the airport to the Brisbane CBD starts from $17. Pre-book at Airtrain (and save up to 15% on your fare).

For more information about getting to and from the airport, please visit Brisbane Airport Corporation.

Brisbane public transport

For information on Brisbane’s public transport network, please visit Translink.