Herdsa 2010



Hilton on The Park Melbourne
Hilton on The Park Melbourne

Hilton on The Park Melbourne
Hilton on The Park Melbourne

Etihad Stadium
Etihad Stadium

Venue

The HERDSA 2010 International Conference, pre-conference workshops and welcome reception will be held at Hilton on The Park Melbourne (map), located at 192 Wellington Parade, Melbourne. Situated directly opposite Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and overlooking the Fitzroy Gardens, the venue is within a short distance to the central business district of Melbourne and the famous Bridge Road shopping precinct. Find out more about traveling to and from the venue.

Conference dinner

The HERDSA 2010 conference dinner will be held in the Medallion Club at Etihad Stadium (map), located at 740 Bourke Street, Docklands on the evening of Thursday 8 July. Etihad Stadium, previously known as Telstra Dome, has hosted many significant musical and sporting events. The conference dinner will provide an opportunity for all conference delegates to meet and enjoy a three course meal together with entertainment.

Complimentary buses to Etihad Stadium will depart from the Hilton on the Park Melbourne at 6pm Thursday 8 July. Delegates are invited to meet at the registration desk, Central Foyer Exhibition Area at 5.45pm for 6pm bus departure. Following the dinner buses will depart Etihad Stadium at regular intervals from 10pm.

Alternatively, tram numbers 48 and 86, from Flinders Street station, stop in front of the stadium. The trip takes 15 minutes. Etihad Stadium is also located approximately a five-minute walk from Southern Cross railway station via the Bourke Street pedestrian footbridge. Use the Viclink journey planner to help plan your trip.

For delegates who will be driving to Etihad Stadium, car parks are available at a casual parking rate. The car park is accessible via the Bourke Street extension. The distance between Hilton on The Park Melbourne and Etihad Stadium is approximately 4kms and will cost approximately $15 each way in a taxi.