The list below provides links to accommodation that can be found in Geelong.

Please contact the accommodation providers listed directly for rates, availability and reservations. No recommendation is implied nor responsibility accepted for the standard of accommodation listed.

For further information on the below properties please use the links below or go to www.expedia.com.au, www.booking.com

International and Domestic guests flying into Melbourne Tullamarine:

  • Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to Deakin University Geelong Waterfront will take 1 hour by car.
  • Melbourne Tullamarine Airport to Deakin University Geelong will take 1 hour and 30 minutes (using Skybus  www.skybus.com.au and train)

Domestic guests flying into Avalon Airport (Avalon is mainly used as a domestic airport)

  • Avalon Airport to Deakin University Geelong Waterfront will take 20 minutes by car.
  • Skybus operates an express services from Avalon Airport to Geelong.  www.skybus.com.au

Please note: No trains operate out of Melbourne Tullamarine Airport or from Avalon Airport.


Rydges Geelong

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 12 minutes  

Hotel Website: https://www.rydges.com/rates/#/geelong

Rydges Hotel Geelong offers a wide range of business and leisure facilities and services.  Whether travelling for business or leisure the Rydges Hotel Geelong is ideally located in the heart of Geelong close to shopping and business centres, the Eastern Beach Waterfront, quality restaurants and major attractions. 


Quest Geelong

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 11 minutes  

Hotel Website: https://www.questapartments.com.au/properties/vic/geelong

Quest Geelong offers quality 4 star serviced apartment accommodation.  It is ideal for those with extended stays or wishing to have self-contained accommodation. Apartments are spacious, studios are a hotel style room containing a kitchenette with limited cooking facilities.  Quest Geelong is ideally located near Geelong’s vibrant Waterfront and Central Business District.


Novotel Geelong

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 5 minutes  

Hotel Website: https://www.guestreservations.com/novotel-geelong/booking

Novotel Geelong is the regions premier hotel and is conveniently located on the Waterfront in central Geelong.  Enjoy our fantastic location with only a short walk to Deakin University. A great night’s sleep in a comfy bed, amazing views of the bay and a vibrant waterfront location.  Free WI-FI throughout the lobby.  


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Vue Apartments & Day Spa

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 13 minutes  

Hotel Website: https://www.vueapartments.com.au/

Vue Apartments consists of 60 modern serviced apartments with studios, 1 or 2 bedrooms options.  Vue Apartments location offers excellent views over Eastern Beach and Austin Park. Separator


Gatehouse on Ryrie

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 13 minutes  

Hotel Website: http://www.gatehouseonryrie.com.au/

Gatehouse on Ryrie is a Bed and Breakfast accommodation located in the heart of Geelong.


Quality Hotel Bayside Geelong 

Distance from Conference Venue: Walking – 12 minutes  

Hotel Website: https://www.baysidegeelong.com.au/

Quality Hotel Bayside features a sauna, heated outdoor pool, 24-hour front desk and an on-site restaurant for breakfast.