Location

The conference will be held in the Abercrombie Building (H70) at The University of Sydney Business School.

Public transport

If you are travelling by public transport in Sydney, you will require an Opal card.

If you are travelling by train, the nearest station is Redfern station which is approx. 12-14 min walk from the Business School.

If you are travelling by bus, you will need to alight on City Road, Darlington. Here is a link to the Sydney Buses network.

Parking

Parking in the vicinity of the Business School is fairly limited.

There are paid parking spots in Shepherd Street carpark (8 mins walk to Business School), and in two smaller carparks on campus near the Merewether Building.

There is some all-day street parking on Wilson Street near Carriageworks (5 mins walk to Business School), but spaces are limited.

Street parking in the area is mostly restricted to 1 or 2 hours.

Accommodation

Attendees coming from out of Sydney will pay for their own travel and accommodation. The following hotels are within walking distance of the Business School:

  • Adina Apartments Chippendale – these apartments are approximately 8 min walk from the Business School
  • Adara Apartments Camperdown – these apartments are approx. 15 mins walk from the Business School and approx. 10 walk to the main street in Newtown.
  • The Urban Newtown – this hotel is approximately 20 mins walk from the Business School but is near to restaurants and bars.

Hotels where University of Sydney Corporate rates are available:

Property Room Type Booking instructions
Rydges Camperdown 1 queen bed Visit the Rydges booking engine. Enter USYWEB in the corporate id field
Mercure Sydney 1 queen bed standard Visit the Accor booking engine. Enter account number: AS86702 and access code: UN128AU452. Select USYD rate of Away on Business rate.
Novotel Sydney Central 1 queen bed standard Visit the Accor booking engine. Enter account number: AS86702 and access code: UN128AU452. Select USYD rate of Away on Business rate.
St Paul’s Events and Stays  

To access a 10% discounted rate, please visit www.stpaulseventsandstays.com.au and click on “Book Now” tab. Use code SBFC19 under the PROMO Tab. Alternatively email frontoffice@stpauls.edu.au and mention the code to access discounted rates.

The discount available for bookings is between 12 December to 15 December 2019, and the rate code will close 7 days prior to group arrival i.e. by 5th December 2019. Please email them directly if a longer stay is needed.

Urban Newtown and Collectionist Hotel

 

The Collectionist is located 800 meters away or 10 mins walk  from University of Sydney. Enter SBFC2019 to receive a 15% discount when booking online.

 

Alternatively, if you would prefer accommodation nearer to Sydney City, you can have a look on booking.com. If you type in University of Sydney, it will provide the distance from the University.