Venue & Travel Information

Venue

The COSA CPG Foundation Course 2018 will take place at the Rydges South Bank Brisbane.

Rydges South Bank BrisbaneRydges South Bank Brisbane
9 Glenelg Street
South Brisbane, QLD 4101

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Location map


Venue Layout

FLOOR MAP

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LECTURE & WORKSHOP ROOMS

LECTURE & WORKSHOP ROOMS
On Friday, lectures are held in room Podium 1-2 (Level P - 3rd floor). Tea breaks are served in the room and lunch in the lobby outside Podium 1.
On Saturday and Sunday, the plenary lectures are held in the Podium 2-3 (Level P - 3rd floor). However, the workshop sessions are held in the rooms Podium 2, Podium 3 and Podium 4 (please refer to the program). All catered breaks and the exhibition are taking place in room Podium 1.


WORKSHOP GROUPS
All delegates have been allocated to one of three groups for the workshops on Saturday and Sunday. A coloured dot on your nametag indicate your group. Group 1 = Blue | Group 2 = Black | Group 3 = Red | Group A= Green | Group B= Yellow
(Please refer to the program).


Accommodation at Rydges South Bank Brisbane

Rooms have been blocked at the Rydges South Bank Brisbane at special rates for conference delegates. Please click here for further details on accommodation at Rydges South Bank Brisbane.


How to get there

BY AIR

Domestic travellers - should use the following links to book early in order to secure discounted rates for your flight! 

VIRGIN www.virginaustralia.com
QANTAS www.qantas.com.au
JETSTAR www.jetstar.com

BY TAXI or LIMOUSINE

Taxis
A taxi from/to the Brisbane Airport will cost approximate $60 one way (depending on time of day). 

Black and White Cabs www.blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Phone: 133222 

Yellow Cab www.yellowcab.com.au
Phone: 131924


Limousine

Enjoy a comfortable ride with chilled water and magazines. Ask the hotel Concierge to assist with your booking (P:+61 7 3364 0800 - E:reservations_rydgessouthbank@evt.com). Please note rates vary depending on the time of day.

  • Transfer from Rydges to airport: from $60
  • Transfer from Domestic airport to Rydges: from $65
  • Transfer from International airport to Rydges: starting from $70

 

BY TRAIN - from Brisbane Airport

AIRTRAIN

$18.50 one way, $35 return (Prices are subject to change). Please visit the website for more details: www.airtrain.com.au

Take the Airtrain from Domestic or International terminals (Airtrain stations at the Brisbane Domestic and International Airports are located directly outside the terminals) to South Brisbane station. It only takes 30 minutes. When you exit the station you will be facing the Queensland Performing Arts Complex. Turn right onto Grey Street – the hotel is 300 metres up the street on the same side as the station.

Airtrain stops and map
Airtrain Timetable

BY CAR

A car trip from either the Brisbane Domestic or International airport to the hotel will take roughly 25 to 40 minutes.
Click here for driving directions to/from the airport.


Parking
Should you require parking at the hotel, a valet parking charge of $40.00 per vehicle per night will apply. Please note that self parking is not available. Please contact the concierge for vehicle height and length restrictions (P:+61 7 3364 0800). Terms and Conditions: Parking charges apply per vehicle. Additional parking charges apply for parking after 1pm on departure day. 

Additional car parking is available at the Brisbane Convention Centre or South Bank public car park, both within short walking distance to the hotel.



Location

Brisbane is a modern, dynamic city and Australia's fastest growing capital. Situated in the sub-tropics, it provides the ideal environment for business, conventions and leisure. The moment you walk through the door, you will feel the relaxed and friendly atmosphere that is characteristically the Queensland style. For more details on things to do in Brisbane please visit the tourism website: www.visitbrisbane.com.au

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