Accommodation

Hotel bookings at the conference rate have now closed. Please contact the hotels directly if you’d like to book close to the conference venue. 

One Bedroom (room only)

Mantra South Bank

4/5

Mantra South Bank is located on the southern bank of the Brisbane River and is right in the middle of everything you come to Brisbane for.

There’s the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre opposite Mantra South Bank, the Queensland Performing Arts Complex, State Art Gallery and Museum as well as South Bank Parklands all within walking distance.

Mantra South Bank offers a variety of Hotel Rooms, Studios, and self-contained One and Two Bedroom Apartments.

Mantra South Bank, Brisbane is approximately 30 mins from Brisbane Airport with train and bus stations on your doorstep.

Queen Room (room only)

Rydges South Bank Brisbane

4.5/5

Rydges South Bank Brisbane is located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct with plenty of things to do and only minutes away from South Bank Parklands and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

The friendly staff at our Brisbane Hotel will make you feel right at home the moment you check in. Rydges South Bank Brisbane features a variety of rooms and suites with state-of-the-art features and amenities. 

Studio (room only)

W Hotel Brisbane

5/5

The W hotel is located right in the heart of Brisbane CBD and boasts views of of South Bank and beyond. 

A comfortable walk across the river from the Convention Centre, the team at the W Hotel Brisbane will be ready to welcome you and provide you with a unforgettable experience.

Make the most of your stay by kicking back at the WET deck pool or relaxing at the rooftop lounge. 

AusRAIL Custom Stand Venue guidelines

All temporary structures will be professionally designed, structurally sound and will contain reasonable provision for:

  • Safety of persons to be accommodated in the event of fire including means of egress
  • Prevention of fire
  • Suppression of fire
  • Patrons must give consideration for wheelchair access to the Stand (NCC – Section D3.3) The reduction of the existing level of fire protection is not permissible.

Designers and builders have an obligation to design and construct to these principles and any relevant standards or legislation while meeting the special needs of their client. Parts of these principles include:

  • Stands over 18m2 where roofing is fitted must have a “Smoke Detection Device” and have a fire extinguisher installed. The recommended material for the roofing is “shark tooth” type material that allows water penetration from sprinklers and fire cannon.
  • Audience chairs within a temporary structure must be secured in groups of not less than 4 and not more than 16. Maximum seats in each row must not exceed 8 where there is an aisle at one end only or 16 where there are aisles on both sides of the row. (NCC NSW H101.11.1).