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Travel

There are four airlines that fly to Hobart - Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Tiger Airways. Flights are just over an hour from Melbourne and less than two hours from Sydney.

Hobart city centre is just 15 minutes (17kms) from the airport. Airport transfers via shuttle bus, taxi, coach, chauffeured car or limousine are reasonably priced and readily available. Delegates can also travel daily from Melbourne to Devonport on the Spirit of Tasmania ferries with their car (and then drive to Hobart – 3hrs 30min) providing the perfect opportunity for pre and post touring.




Accommodation


The Old Woolstore Hotel

1 Macquarie St, Hobart (5 minutes walk to Conference Venue)

The Old Woolstore Apartment Hotel is centrally located, just a block away from the Hobart waterfront and within a short walk of the Hobart city centre. The hotel is built behind the National Trust listed façade of the Robert’s Limited woolstore.

Conference Accommodation Rates:

  • Studio Apartment - $212 per room only per night
  • 1 bedroom Apartment - $230 per room only per night
  • Breakfast is available in Stockman’s Restaurant - continental $16 pp & full buffet $22.50 pp

These special conference rates will end on 14 August, following that rooms will be subject to availability at best available rates.

To book, please contact them directly, quoting the reference “AACB – 354617”. For bookings phone the Reservations Team on 1800 814 676 or email groups(at)oldwoolstore.com.au. Further information is available on their website.


Zero Davey

15 Hunter St, Hobart (1 minute walk to Conference Venue)
Hobart's funkiest...hippest...waterfront Boutique Apartments. Offering guests’ 31 self-contained One, Two and Three bedroom studio/apartments right on Hobart’s picturesque waterfront. Centrally located for all your needs, only 5 minutes to the CBD or Salamanca Place, home of Hobart’s best Cafes, Restaurants and Bars. Zero Davey Boutique Apartments is the ideal location for business or pleasure.

Conference Accommodation Rates:

  • Deluxe Davey Studio - $210 per night (room only)
  • Luxury Water View Studio - $270 per night (room only)
  • 2 Bedroom Apartment - $420 per night (room only)
  • Breakfast is available in Cafe - prices range from $5 to $24

These special conference rates will end on 23 August, following that rooms will be subject to availability at best available rates.

To book, please contact them directly, quoting the reference “AACB”. For bookings please email tom(at)escaperesorts.com.au


The Henry Jones Art Hotel - SOLD OUT

25 Hunter Street, Hobart

The Henry Jones Art Hotel is the host venue of the 2017 AACB Staff Conference. Every individually designed room and suite at the Henry Jones possesses its own character, and tells its own chapter of the Henry Jones story. Historic and contemporary qualities are finely balanced—original heritage features are celebrated and complemented by innovative design elements, hand cut sandstone walls hold compelling works of modern art, and rough-hewn timbers frame sparkling views of the harbour and city.

Conference Accommodation Rates:

  • Loft/standard room - $250 per room per night (room only)
  • Deluxe harbour room - $275 per room per night (room only)
  • Breakfast available in the Lounge for $35 per person

These rates are subject to availability. Credit card details will be required at the time of booking and payment will be taken in full on 6 August 2017. Any bookings made after 6 August will be subject to availability and at best available rates.

To book please email groups[at]thehenryjones.com quoting AACB conference #949 272