Travel, Accommodation and Venues

Bond University


14 University Dr,


QLD 4226

Parking at Bond University

All delegates will have access to free parking at Bond University over the course of the conference.

Accommodation – The Star Gold Coast


Broadbeach Island
QLD 4218

Parking at The Star

Access to the carpark is via Hooker Boulevard / Nerang-Broadbeach Road or the Gold Coast Highway and T E Peters Drive.  Casual parking rates and a full breakdown of all parking tariffs are now outlined in the 'Getting to The Star’ section of The Star’s website.

If you are staying at The Star you will have access to a complimentary bus to and from the conference both Saturday and Sunday morning/afternoon.

Marilyn's Bar and Diner


Shop 10, East Tower The Phoenician Building

90/104 Surf Parade,


QLD 4218

Marilyn's Bar and Diner is walking distance from The Star.


Airport Transfers

The Gold Coast airport is located in Broadbeach. The Event Centre is just half an hour from Gold Coast Airport at Coolangatta, and a 90-minute drive from Brisbane.

Coach services, limousines and buses provide transfers from Coolangatta and Brisbane Airports.


Public  Transport

Due to upgrade works, Translink bus services will not be accessing Broadbeach island during this time.


If you are wishing to use public transport you can still access the island via the closest bus stops located at Broadbeach North (across from GCCEC), Pacific Fair, and Broadbeach South (across from Pacific Fair).


G:link will be operating as usual and stopping at Broadbeach North and Broadbeach South.


Catching the G:LINK

With trams every 7.5 minutes weekdays and 10 minutes on the weekend (between 7am and 7pm), getting to The Star Gold Coast has never been easier. The closest stop is Broadbeach North and from there, a very easy stroll to The Star.

G LINK Website