GENERAL INFORMATION

Child Care Facilities

Please note no official arrangements have been made for child care during the meeting. Your chosen accommodation may be able to assist you with child care services during your stay. Any such services will be independent to USANZ and delegates should have done their own due diligence and accept responsibility for any such contractual arrangements.

Travel around Melbourne

Skybus Melbourne City Express

Skybus’ Melbourne City Express service runs between Melbourne Airport and Southern Cross Train Station, in the heart of the city. The service operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week including public holidays, with departures every 10 minutes during the day. The average trip is just 20 minutes, at a low cost of AU$18 one-way. A free city hotel shuttle is also available to all passengers. Customised ticketing options and charters are also available for corporate and conference groups. skybus.com.au

Taxi Services

Taxis and Ubers also operate out of Melbourne Airport 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A one-way trip to the city takes 20 — 30 minutes, subject to time of day.

melbtaxi.com.au

13cabs.com.au

uber.com

Public Transport

Melbourne has one of the largest tram systems in the world, making travelling around the city easy. For added convenience, all tram travel within the city centre is now free. Metropolitan tram and train services operate between 5am and midnight Monday to Thursday, with extra hours on Friday and Saturday nights.

Myki cards

A smartcard ticketing system called myki covers travel on all of Melbourne’s trains, trams and buses. Delegates can buy a myki Explorer pack which comes with a ready-to-use card, handy maps and discounts to some of our favourite places.
ptv.vic.gov.au/tickets/myki