Sydney, one of Australia’s largest cities, is best known for its harbourfront Sydney Opera House, with a distinctive sail-like design. Darling Harbour and Circular Quay are hubs of waterside life, with the Sydney Harbour Bridge and extensive Royal Botanic Gardens nearby.
Train and bus services provide access to The University of Sydney with a simple ‘tap on, tap off’ service to pay for the transport. To pay you can use your credit card (American Express, Mastercard, Visa credit or debit card) - or, you can purchase an ‘Opal Card’ from any train station or convenience store to use (minimum pre-pay amount is $20). Cash cannot be used.
The conference will be held in the ‘New Law Building Annex’ & adjacent ‘Eastern Avenue Auditorium’ (Buildings F10A, & F19 on the campus interactive map).
City Road/Eastern Road bus stop: Take bus 430.
Exit at the intersection of Clarence Street and Erskine Street, then walk down Erskine Street towards the Harbour wharves.
Use Google to search for nearby hotels.
The following hotels are located just a short distance from the Gender & STEM conference
(distance from campus and indicative $AUD per night shown, current at time of posting).
Address: 9 City Road Camperdown
(Building CG1 on the campus interactive map: https://sydney.edu.au/maps/campuses/?area=CAMDAR)
For delegates attending the Network Gender & STEM Conference 2021, St Paul’s Serviced accommodation is delighted to extend 10% off their best available rate from 27th July – 1st August 2021. To access discounted rates, please visit www.stpaulseventsandstays.com.au and click on "Book Now" tab. Use code STEM2021 under the PROMO Tab. Alternatively email firstname.lastname@example.org and mention the code to access discounted rates.
Accommodation options ($AUD price per/night) include:
Please email email@example.com if you would like to have breakfast for an additional charge or if you would like to extend your stay.