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The STARS Conference 2023 is being held at:

Sofitel Brisbane Central
249 Turbot St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Sofitel Brisbane Central is located on Turbot Street in the centre of the CBD, only nineteen kilometers from Brisbane Airport and steps from Central Station and Roma Street Station.

Getting to the Conference:
Direct access is to the Domestic and International Airport is available via the Brisbane Airtrain with the platform located directly below the hotel at Central Station (a two minute walk from the hotel reception desk). the train ride is just 20 minutes delivering you straight to the Airport platform.

To drive or by Taxi / UBER Sofitel Brisbane Central is a comfortable 20-minute drive via AirportLink Tollway from Brisbane Airport.

Click here for more transport options from Brisbane Airport.

For information about public transport visit translink.com.au for more information on routes, timetables, go card, transfer rules and alternative services or call 13 12 30 anytime.

Arriving by Car:
If you are traveling from the hotel by car, rental vehicles, limousines for pick up at the airport or hotel can be organized with the Concierge Desk as can timetables for local trains and shuttles which stop at the hotel’s door.

Click here to access the conference accommodation rates.

Special Needs

Every effort is made to ensure anyone with special needs are catered for. If require any specific assistance, please include a notation with your registration form to enable us to make your stay a pleasant and comfortable experience.