The Conference Committee has negotiated discounted rates at the following properties for SERA 2018 attendees. We have selected a range of accommodation options, from on campus college accommodation within walking distance to the venue, to hotels and self-contained apartments in Toowong or Southbank located only a short bus or ferry ride to the venue. Availability is limited at the colleges, so be quick to book these. Reservations can be made directly with the properties as described below. 


Inn on the Park

Inn on the Park offers modern, self contained Toowong Accommodation close to the heart of Brisbane. Situated just 3km from the CBD, with comfortable and contemporary one and two bedroom Toowong apartments feature full kitchens, laundry facilities, Foxtel TV, Free Unlimited WiFi internet access and spacious balconies with fantastic views.

Location

21 Patrick Lane, Toowong

Room types and rates

Special rate received for direct bookings with hotel.

-  One bedroom apartment (1 queen): $190 p/n based on 3 nights stay, $170 p/n if stay 7 nights

- Two bedroom apartment (2 queens or 1 queen, 2 singles): $200 p/n based on 3 nights stay, $190 p/n if stay 7 nights

Travel to UQ by public transport

Short walk to ferry or bus to UQ, which takes 10 minutes. 300 m to bus stop on Coronation Dr. 450 m to Regatta ferry terminal.

Booking with discount

Email admin@innonthepark.com.au, using the Promo code UQ-SepConference

Telephone: +61 7 3870 9222


Jephson Hotel

Jephson Hotel is located in Toowong, close to Brisbane’s CBD and suburbs. Only 4 kms from the city-centre and just a short walk to Toowong Village, Brisbane River, famous pubs, gyms, cosmopolitan shops and seriously tasty restaurants. Every hotel and apartment room comes with a furnished balcony, with views of leafy Toowong. Laundry facilities, Foxtel TV, Free WiFi internet access.

Location

63 Jephson Street (Cnr Sherwood Road), Toowong

Room types and rates

Special rate received for direct bookings with hotel.

-  Deluxe room (1 queen): $189 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Studio suite (1 queen): $199 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  1 bedroom apartment (1 queen): $215 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  2 bedroom apartment (1 queen, 2 single): $230 p/n based on 3 nights stay

Travel to UQ by public transport

Short walk to bus to UQ, which takes 10 minutes. 500 m to bus stop at Benson Street.

Booking with discount

Email book@jephson.com.au

Telephone: +61 7 3736 4400

*Please let your Reservations Representative know the Conference Name and Venue you are attending to receive special rate.


Mantra South Bank

Located on the Brisbane River, this hotel boasts some fantastic water and city views. Enjoy having the city’s premier cultural attractions, as well as buses, trains, the famous Brisbane River City-Cats and a plethora of alfresco cafés, all within a 2-minute walk. The Hotel offers a range of stylish, comfortable hotel rooms, studio, 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, all with a king bed option. Other facilities include 24-hour reception, a 20m heated lap pool and full gym.

Location

161 Grey Street, South Bank

Room types and rates

10% Mantra daily rate for all delegates.

*Note Riverfire 2018 is on 29 September so rates increase over the weekend.

- Hotel Room (2 guests): $224.1 p/n based on 3 night stay

- Studio (2 guests): $242.10 p/n based on 3 night stay

- Studio City View (2 guests): $260.10 p/n based on 3 night stay

- 1 Bedroom (3 guests): $283.50 p/n based on 3 night stay

- 1 Bedroom City View (3 guests): $296.10 p/n based on 3 night stay

- 2 Bedroom (5 guests): $422.10 p/n based on 3 night stay

Travel to UQ by public transport

Short walk to ferry or bus to UQ, which takes 15-25 minutes. 650 m from South Bank 2 Ferry Terminal. 500 m to South Bank busway station.

Booking with discount

Online bookings: Mantra Hotels

Promo code: Sera2018

Instructions:

1)      Select the Region and Property, your Travel Dates and the Number of People travelling – hit SEARCH

2)      Select Change Search – at the top of the page

3)      Input Promo Code ‘Sera2018’ (case sensitive) in the Promo Box – hit SEARCH again

The discount will apply for any room type travelling between 24/09/2018-28/09/2018, when booked before 24/09/2018.


Enviably located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct, Rydges South Bank Brisbane accommodation has a wide range of attractions on its doorstep including the South Bank Parklands. Make the most of your stay by relaxing poolside, with a cocktail in hand at Soleil Pool Bar.

Location

9 Glenelg Street, South Brisbane

Room types and rates

10% discount off best flexible rate online (excluding special offers) for all delegates.

*Note Riverfire 2018 is on 29 September so rates increase over the weekend.

-  Queen room (1 queen): $314 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Twin room (2 queens): $314 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Superior Queen room (1 queen, balcony): $341 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Deluxe Queen with river view (1 queen, balcony): $359 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Deluxe Twin with river view (2 queen, balcony): $359 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  King Suite (1 king, balcony): $395 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  Deluxe Suite with river view (1 king, balcony): $422 p/n based on 3 nights stay

Travel to UQ by public transport

Short walk to ferry or bus to UQ, which takes 15-25 minutes. 650 m to South Bank 2 Ferry Terminal. 500 m to South Bank busway station.

Booking with discount

Online bookings: Rydges Hotels (10% discount already applied to this private page)

Telephone: +61 7 3364 0800

*Please let your Reservations Representative know the Conference Name and Venue you are attending to receive 10% discount

Rydges South Bank


St Leo's College is now sold out over the conference dates.

St Leo's College


St John's College

Convenient onsite accommodation. St John’s College welcomes academic visitors from universities across Australia and around the world. If you are visiting the University of Queensland, they offer three self-contained one-bedroom flats, with a lounge room, kitchen and bathroom. They have a minimum booking period of three nights for Visiting Scholars’ Flats.

Location

College Road, The University of Queensland, St Lucia

Room types and rates

Limited availability. Self-contained, living room, kitchenette and ensuite. Breakfast included.

-  One bedroom flat (1 single): $130 p/n based on 3 nights stay

-  One bedroom flat (2 people): $155 p/n based on 3 nights stay

Travel to UQ

On campus - 5 minutes walking distance from venue.

Booking with discount

Email enquiries@stjohns.uq.edu.au OR telephone: +61 7 3842 6600. Please ask for Visiting Scholars options.