We are thrilled to hold the Parkinson's Australia National Conference on the Gold Coast. With pristine beaches, a wide range of shopping and dining precincts, and only a stone's throw from the beautiful Gold Coast Hinterland, why not combine your attendance at the conference with an extended stay in the Gold Coast region.
The Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre is located at Broadbeach, a few kilometres south of Surfers Paradise. Gold Coast Airport is approximately 30 minutes transfer by road.
Gold Coast Airport (approx 30 minutes by road)
Brisbane Airport (approx 90 minutes by road)
Contact your travel agent or visit www.momondo.com.au to find your best flight options from your home city.
Airport Transfer - from Gold Coast Airport to Broadbeach
Skybus - from $15 one way (door to door service) | www.skybus.com.au/gold-coast-airport-shuttle
Car Hire - from $35 per day | www.goldcoastairport.com.au/parking-transport/car-hire
Taxi - approx $50 one way | book.13cabs.com.au
Airport Transfer - from Brisbane Airport to Broadbeach
Airtrain (connection via tram) - approx 2.5 hrs, $44 one way | www.airtrain.com.au/journey-planner
Door to Door Shuttle Bus - from $54 one way | www.con-x-ion.com
Taxi - approx $200 one way book.13cabs.com.au
By Train & Tram
Trains connect Brisbane CBD to Gold Coast stations. For the most convenient route from Brisbane, catch a train to Helensvale Train station stop and ride the G:link Tram to Broadbeach North station.
Enter 'Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre' or '2684 -2690 Gold Coast Highway, Broadbeach, Queensland' into your navigation system. Undercover parking is available at the convention centre at a flat rate of $12 inc GST per day. Parking cannot be booked and is on a first come first served basis.
The following hotels are offering up to a 10% discount on their best available rates for conference delegates. You will be emailed a link to booking codes with your delegate registration confirmation.
Mantra Broadbeach on the Park - 4 minute walk from conference centre
Mantra Sierra Grand - 11 minute walk from conference centre
Peppers Broadbeach - 7 minute walk from conference centre
Sofitel - 5 minute walk from conference centre
The Star Grand (formerly Jupiters) - a covered walk bridge links to the conference centre
Alternatively, for a full list of hotels in Broadbeach, click here (external website operated by Destination Gold Coast) to view rates and availability suitable to your personal needs.
To plan your visit in and around the conference, visit the Destination Gold Coast website for some inspiration