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early bird closes March 31

Venue

Adelaide Convention Centre

North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000
The Adelaide Convention Centre is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre and nestled within the beauty of the Riverbank Precinct, surrounded by parklands and the River Torrens.

It is within close proximity to the medical hub, entertainment, cultural and sport precincts and is just a short walk to international and boutique hotels and accommodation. Public transport, the Adelaide Railway Station and a taxi ramp are at its doorstep.

The international airport is just seven kilometres from the Centre, making it a quick and economic taxi ride.

About Adelaide:

Adelaide is a picturesque coastal city that's easy to get to, easy to get around, easy on the pocket, and 'green'. Adelaide is widely recognised as the 20-minute city. The ease of access and stress free travel is acknowledged by organisers and delegates alike. Where else can you arrive at the airport, be checked into your 5-star hotel within twenty minutes and then walk to the multiple award-winning convention centre adjacent for your conference welcome function?

Innovation and collaboration are the hallmarks of doing business in Adelaide. The economy is strong and the future is bright in terms of resources, defence, medicine, science, technology and more. Adelaide is a welcoming city, and a great place to do business. The Economist rates Adelaide as the number one business travel destination in Australia and number three in the world. Adelaide is also ranked amongst the top ten most liveable cities in the world, and it's not hard to see why.

Adelaide is also a 'green' conference destination. The city is serviced by electric trams and the world's first solar-powered bus. South Australia is a leader in renewable energy and was the first State in the nation to proclaim climate change laws. Adelaide is ideally positioned to host events. Many of Adelaide's tourist facilities are located within walking distance of the CBD and within a few hours, delegates can be anywhere in Australia to enjoy pre- and post- convention holidays.

Getting around Adelaide 

WalkIf you are coming from Adelaide CBD it is a 28 minute walk to the Adelaide Convention Centre. All of the hotels recommended by Velg are within Adelaide CBD.Train The historic Adelaide Railway Station is located a 2 minute walk from the ACC , and the Tram stop is just in front of the Railway Station.
Taxi Adelaide has three main taxi companies that operate in the metropolitan area and these companies can be booked for pick up and drop ff from the North Terrace and Morphett St Bridge entrances.Need a taxi?
  • Adelaide Independent Taxis - 13 22 11
  • Yellow Cabs - 13 22 27
You can also book an Uber here.
Parking
The ACC offer two undercover car parking options, the North Terrace and the Riverbank car parks. Both are located directly under the Centre and are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

There is an Early Bird rate of $15 for entry between 5.30am - 9.30am and exit between 2.30pm - 6.30pm.

Bike
Adelaide is great to tour by bike as well. The ACC is a designated pick up and drop off point for Adelaide Free Bikes – an initiative run by the Adelaide City Council. All you need is a valid driver’s licence, passport or Australian proof of age card!
Bus
The free City Connector bus is an easy way of navigating around Adelaide, look out for bus 98c or 98A. 


Accommodation

In House Event Solutions will once again be providing accommodation options in Adelaide for the 2018 National VET Conference. Visit our accommodation page by clicking here.

If you have any questions or troubles, please contact In House Event Solutions below.

Libby Lane
In House Event Solutions
E: libby@inhouseeventsolutions.com
P: 0417 312 404

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