General Information

Airport Transfers

Adelaide Airport is 8 kilometres from the centre of the city, a 15-minute drive.  It services regional, domestic and international travellers in one building.  The state-of-the-art facility is the newest and most efficient aviation terminal in Australia, incorporating the latest in design and technology.

Approximate flying times:

  • Sydney to Adelaide 2 hrs 25 mins
  • London to Adelaide 22 hrs 45 mins
  • Singapore to Adelaide 6 hrs 45 mins
  • Los Angeles to Adelaide 15 hrs
  • Auckland to Adelaide 4 hrs 55 mins

Adelaide offers quality public transport connecting the CBD with all suburban areas.

For bus, tram and train information and timetables call +61 8 8210 1000 or visit the Adelaide Metro internet site www.adelaidemetro.com.au

  • A convenient free city loop bus service is offered.
  • Trams within the CBD are free of charge.
  • Taxi-cabs are available throughout the city and can be booked or hailed by the roadside.
Local Transport

Adelaide offers quality public transport connecting the CBD with all suburban areas.

For bus, tram and train information and timetables call +61 8 8210 1000 or visit the Adelaide Metro internet site www.adelaidemetro.com.au

  • A convenient free city loop bus service is offered.
  • Trams within the CBD are free of charge.
  • Taxi-cabs are available throughout the city and can be booked or hailed by the roadside.
Parking

Parking is available at the Adelaide Convention Centre, please view their website, www.adelaidecc.com.au/our-centre/carpark for up to date pricing.

Goods and services tax (GST)

All prices quoted on this website are inclusive of 10% GST (Goods & Services Tax), unless otherwise specified. GST applies to most goods and services in Australia.

Shopping

Trading hours are generally Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sunday 11am to 5pm. There’s late night shopping in Adelaide city stores every Friday until 9pm, and at Adelaide suburban stores every Thursday until 9pm. Trading hours on public holidays may be limited. Trading hours vary in country areas, with many larger stores opened extensively, seven days a week.

Insurance

Registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended that at the time you register for the conference and book your travel you take out an insurance policy of your choice. The policy should include

  • loss of fees/deposit through cancellation of your participation in the conference,
  • or through cancellation of the conference,
  • loss of international/domestic air fares through cancellation for any reason,
  • loss of tour monies through cancellation for any reason including airline or related services strikes within Australia,
  • failure to utilise tours or pre booked arrangements due to airline delay, Force Majeure or any other reason,
  • medical expenses (including sickness and accident cover),
  • loss or damage to personal property,
  • additional expenses and repatriation should travel arrangements have to be altered.

The conference managers cannot take any responsibility for any participant failing to arrange their own insurance. This insurance is to be purchased in your country of origin.

Language

The official and most widely spoken language in Australia is English, and is also the official language for the Conference.

Photography

The Conference hosts and organisers have arranged for photography onsite throughout the Conference. The images may be used for post-Conference reports, case studies, marketing collateral and supplied to industry media if requested. If you do not wish for your photo to be taken, please inform an Arinex staff member at the registration desk onsite.

Privacy

Australia introduced the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2012 in March 2014.  The Conference Managers comply with such legislation which is designed to protect the right of the individual to privacy of their information.  Information collected in respect of proposed participation in any aspect of the Conference will be only used for the purposes of planning and conduct of the Conference and may also be provided to the organising body or to organisers of future events. Further information on Privacy Laws in Australia can be found here: http://www.oaic.gov.au/privacy/privacy-act/privacy-law-reform

It is also usual to produce a ‘Delegate List’ of attendees at the Conference and to include the individual’s details in such a list.   Consent for publication of the individual’s information may be withheld when completing the Registration Form for the Conference. Individuals are also entitled to access the information held by written application to the Conference Managers

Quarantine

Australia is free from many plant and animal diseases prevalent in other countries.  Very strict quarantine rules apply to the import of animals and plants, which cannot be brought into the country without prior application. Animal and plant products are also restricted.

For more information see the Australian Government, Department of Agriculture website, which you can access by visiting www.agriculture.gov.au.

If you are travelling interstate please view the ‘Traveller’s guide to Australian interstate quarantine’ on the Quarantine Domestic website, which you can access by visiting www.quarantinedomestic.gov.au.

Online Registration Form

Please note that all persons intending to attend the Conference must register.

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