2017 Sydney Traveler's Information

Conference Location, Hotels, Visa and Travel

 Australian Visa Information

Most travelers will require an electronic visa (ETA), which can be acquired quickly online here: https://www.border.gov.au/Trav/Visa-1/601-


It is about a 20-minute cab ride from Sydney International Airport to the University of Sydney / Rydges or Adara accommodation. This will cost approximately A$35, and the taxis accept most credit cards. Other ground transport options are found here: http://www.sydneyairport.com.au/go.aspx . The nearest train/ subway stations to the university are Newtown and Redfern (10-15 minute walk).


The following are the best hotel options near the university campus / conference venue:

Rydges Camperdown: https://www.rydges.com/accommodation/sydney-nsw/camperdown/

Adara Camperdown: http://www.adarahotelsapartments.com.au/adara-camperdown/

Hotel Space Newtown (basic, on campus): http://www.hotelspace.com.au/newtown/

Sydney Conference Map