About the Venue
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets
South Bank, Queensland 4101 Australia
(Entry via the Grey Street entrance)
The Conference will be held on the Plaza Level of the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC), across rooms P8-11.
Brisbane is a compact, connected city, ideal for walking and getting around via the many scenic river and bridge walks. The city's efficient transport network makes it easy for visitors to find their way about the city. The Centre's central city location is convenient for visitors with easy and direct access to an efficient citywide transport network of buses, trains, taxis and the river's high-speed regular CityCat service. The city to airport Airtrain operates from the South Brisbane train station, adjacent to the Convention Centre. The City's international and domestic airports are only a 20 minute taxi ride from the city centre and the Convention Centre.
Did you know that you can now create your departure cards for the whole family using the new Brisbane Airport Mobile App? Click here to download more information on the App!
Airtrain - Airtrain is the fast and stress free way to travel from Brisbane Airport. In 20 minutes you will travel directly to the heart of Brisbane’s CBD. Book your ticket online or show your delegate PDF at the Station, either way relax with the modern fleet of trains including air-conditioning, free WiFi, restrooms on board and plenty of space for luggage.
We are providing delegates of the AIPN Conference 2019 with the opportunity to receive a special discounted travel offer when catching the Airtrain.
Travel dates: 23-27 November 2019
Tickets: $30 return to Brisbane City
Only redeemable online at www.airtrain.com.au
Instructions to purchase:
- Head to www.airtrain.com.au
- Select the Book Tickets button
- Select From destination as the Airport Domestic or Airport International
- Select To destination as Brisbane and choose one of the following stations: Eagle Junction, Wooloowin, Albion, Bowen Hills, Fortitude valley, Central, Roma Street, South Brisbane station.
- Select Return button
- Choose departure and return date between the 23-27 November 2019
- Select the amount of passengers
- Enter passenger details
- Select Credit Card or Paypal
- Enter the promo code AIPN2019
- Enter payment details
- Select the check boxes and press the Confirm booking button
City Terms and Conditions: This offer is available for bookings made between 1 October – 27 November 2019. Valid for travel from the 23-27 November 2019. Tickets are non-refundable and non-changeable. Your city ticket is valid for travel to and from all stations between the Airport and South Brisbane, including Eagle Junction, Wooloowin, Albion, Bowen Hills, Fortitude valley, Central and Roma Street stations. Children 14 years and under travel free to city stations when accompanied by a paying adult and using paper ticket or e-ticket purchased from www.airtrain.com.au. For Airtrain’s full terms and conditions visit https://www.airtrain.com.au/terms-and-conditions/.
Bus Services – South Bank is serviced by two bus stations: The Cultural Centre Station on Melbourne Street and the South Bank Busway Station cnr of Colchester and Tribune Streets, South Bank. A free city loop bus service circles Brisbane’s Central Business District including South Bank.
CityCats – A popular and speedy way to travel the river. The CityCat terminal is located outside the riverside restaurants on the riverside promenade. CityCats operate daily from 5.30am to 10.30pm.
Trains - There are two train stations within a five minute walk of the Centre. South Bank Station accessed from Tribune Street and South Brisbane Railway Station adjacent to the Convention Centre in Grey Street.
For information about public transport visit translink.com.au. For more information on go card, transfer rules and alternative services or call 13 12 30 anytime.
Taxi – Taxi ranks are located outside the main entrance to the Convention Centre, at Mantra South Bank in Grey Street and there is a taxi drop off located at the Grey Street main entrance.
Parking - The Centre provides undercover parking for 1500 vehicles, accessed by Merivale Street, with direct lift access to the Centre's convention and exhibition facilities. For faster exit at our car parks and for the convenience of our patrons, the Centre has installed a new automated parking system which allows you to enter and exit the car park using your credit card. The fast pay initiative works by inserting your credit card on entry, then again on exit through the automated exit lanes. This makes exiting the car parks an easier, faster process.
For more information on fees and parking at BCEC, click here.