This section contains information about the conference venue, accommodation providers near the University of Melbourne, public transport, and visitor information for Melbourne.

Contact information

For more information please email the Conference Organising Committee

Chief Conference Coordinator: Email Dr Akihiro Ogawa


Sidney Myer Asia Centre (Building 158)
Corner of Swanston Street and Monash Road
The University of Melbourne
Victoria 3010

Please note: Most events are held in the Yasuko Hiraoka Myer Room at the Asia Centre; please check the programme for detailed venue information.


Rydges on Swanston

Rydges Carlton is a five minute walk from the Asia Centre. More information...


Information on traveling to/from Tullamarine Airport to/from Melbourne city by taxi and shuttle bus.

Public transport to and from the University of Melbourne

Visiting Melbourne

Melbourne is one of the great cultural capitals of Australia (Melburnians would say 'the cultural capital') and there is much to see and do.

Business Victoria has information on both the city itself and regional Victoria.