This year, we are back at The John Niland Scientia Building on the UNSW Sydney campus in Kensington. Plenary and poster sessions will be held in Leighton Hall, and breakout rooms will also be onsite.

Conference dinner

Monday 10th September 2018
Dockside, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Harbour

A chance to relax! Network and catch up with colleagues over some great food and drink. Located on Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, boasting a wrap-around terrace with floor to ceiling glass walls to take in the stunning views of Darling Harbour.

Drinks and canapes on arrival at 7pm.
Three course meal and drinks until 10:30pm.
Walking distance from The Grace Hotel.


From Sydney Airport

For those flying in, the best way to get to The Grace Hotel is train or taxi. The closest train stations to The Grace Hotel are Wynyard or Town Hall.
If catching a train, you will need to purchase an Opal card at the airport.

Visit the Sydney Trains website for timetable and route information.


Sunday 9th September
There are no coaches organised for Sunday as everyone will be arriving at different times.

Monday 10th September
Coaches will pick up sponsored nursing delegates from the The Grace Hotel at approximately 7:30am and drop off to UNSW. There will be a return pick up from UNSW in the afternoon back to The Grace Hotel.

Tuesday 11th September
Coaches will pick up sponsored nursing delegates from The Grace Hotel at approximately 7:30am. In the afternoon, there will be one coach transporting sponsored nursing delegates from UNSW to Sydney Airport, and one coach to The Grace Hotel.

Exact pick-up times will be available closer to the date.


Bus routes from Sydney CBD run regularly to UNSW: 399, 396, 392, 389 (you will need an Opal card).

A range of buses leave from Elizabeth Street bus stop 200081, which is a short walk from The Grace Hotel. Visit Transport for NSW Trip Planner for further information.


Phone number for taxis: 131 008


The two closest carparks on UNSW campus are Botany Street Parking Station (H25, Gate 11) and Barker Street Parking Station (N18, Gate 14).

Sunday 9th September
Parking on UNSW campus is free on Sundays.

Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th September
All-day casual parking (pay and display metred parking) is available on the top floors of the carparks.
For delegates who have been provided with day parking permits, please park only in appropriately marked bays (“UNSW Permit Holders Only”). Do not park in the pay and display metered parking bays.