Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa

158 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217

The 17th Deafblind International World Conference will be held on Level 2 of the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort. For information on special accommodation rates for delegates, click here.

Tucked amidst sparkling lagoons, white sandy beaches and cascading waterfalls, the venue offers amenities to please everyone. 


The Surfers Paradise Marriott is approximately 35 minutes from the Gold Coast Airport, and 1 hour 20 mins from Brisbane Airport. 

For transport options travelling from the Gold Coast Airport (Coollangatta), click here. 

For transport options travelling from the Brisbane Airport, click here. 

Taxi service: 131 008. Taxi ranks are located outside all Australian airports. 

Uber: Uber service is operational within the Gold Coast region. For pricing and car availability, check your uber app.

For information about transport options, weather and pre and post conference touring click here.


The Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa offers guests two levels of car parking located beneath the hotel. Parking charges are as follows:

  • Up to two hours $AUD2.00
  • Up to five hours $AUD5.00
  • 24 hours $AUD15.00

Pay stations are located in the car park for ease of payment prior to departure.

Valet parking is charged at $AUD25.00 per vehicle per day. 


Enjoy the freshest seafood, sourced locally on the Gold Coast, at the award-winning Citrique Restaurant. Featuring innovative dining zones and a menu item for every taste, Citrique is not to be missed. This restaurant is also the breakfast hotspot, with water views. 


Coffee lovers will adore the fresh Chapter & Verse bar and lounge. This perfect meeting spot is great for a mid-morning coffee, or a late afternoon catch up.