Venue and accommodation

Conference Venue

Forum Theatre, Level 1, Arts West

University of Melbourne, Parkville campus

  • Accommodation

    The University has negotiated discounted rates with a number of accommodation providers within walking distance of the conference. Please click links in the table below for more information on each provider. Some providers require that you email to receive the negotiated discount (links provided). Please inform your desired hotel that you will take part in the Melbourne School of Government Conference on Expertise at the University of Melbourne.

    Please note that these prices may change and are determined by the provider.

    Accommodation Single room rate
    (per night)
    Wi-Fi Walking distance
    to conference
    venue
    Arrow on Swanston
    (direct booking link)
    From $97 Included with direct
    online bookings
    19 mins
    Ibis Melbourne Swanston St
    (search for this hotel name)
    From $125 Free for Accor le Club members
    (Free membership)
    16 mins
    Ibis Melbourne Hotel and Apartments
    (search for this hotel name)
    From $140Free for Accor le Club members
    (Free membership)
    16 mins
    Lygon Lodge
    (Email hotel for discount rate)
    Please check availability first
    From $150 Included 17 mins
    Best Western Plus Travel Inn Hotel
    (Email hotel for discount rate)
    Please check availability first
    From $155 Included 17 mins
    Quest on Finlay
    (Email hotel for discount rate)
    Please check availability first
    From $175Included19 mins
    Rydges on Swanston
    (direct booking link)
    From $220
    (Incl breakfast)
    Included 13 mins
  • Public Transport

    There are many public transport options for access to the University of Melbourne campus. Details can be found here.

  • Parking

    Ticketed parking is available at three locations within the Parkville campus, details can be found here. A number of other public car parks are also available within walking distance from the Parkville campus.