The venue of the symposium is at:

The earth view of the conference site (click on the image to see the high resolution picture):

Click on this link to explore the site in Google Map.


Here are a few candidate hotels that you may consider:

Quest North Ryde (this hotel is just across the road from the conference venue. For booking, just mention you are with VINCI conference at CSIRO and they can offer a special rate which is cheaper: $195 per night for the studio apartment room or $232 for the one bedroom).

Courtyard North Ryde

The Ranch Hotel North Ryde

Stamford Grand North Ryde

Or try this link

Travel Information

The conference venue can be accessed via:

A taxi from the Airport to North Ryde should cost approximately A$70~80. Note that multiple tolls may be payable by passengers taking a taxi from any of Sydney Airport's taxi ranks.

One may take trains from the airport to North Ryde with a change at Central Station. The cost is about A$17.

Bus number 545 has a stop at the front of the venue. One may use Sydney Buses to plan your trip.

Easy access from the CBD. Check the train planner here or 131500 Transport Infoline. Search for Northern Line, City to Hornsby or Epping (via North Ryde, or via Macquarie University). Get off at station North Ryde (which is ~200m from the venue at CSIRO).

For the Sydney train network map, click here.