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About Melbourne 

Melbourne sitting on the banks of the Yarra River and around the shores of Port Phillip Bay, has been named one the world’s most livable cities on multiple occasions. Melbourne boasts a packed program of festivals and events, Australia's best and most stylish shopping, has a lively passion for eating, drinking and sport, and supports a flourishing arts scene.

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Melbourne offers a wide range of accommodation. We have negotiated special rates for our delegates. Please click on the links below to have access, or enter the dedicated discount code. If you want to stay close to the venue or stay in the main city centre, you have the choice. 

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Mornington Peninsula

Melbourne's peninsula playground - breathe in the fresh sea air, sample innovative local cuisine, and soak up the relaxed alfresco lifestyle, just an hour from Melbourne.

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Geelong and The Bellarine

Lovers of the good life need look no further than the vibrant Geelong and Bellarine region. Kick up your heels in Geelong's waterfront precinct, explore tranquil seaside villages, and meet local makers and growers along the Bellarine Taste Trail. Just one hour from Melbourne.

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Great Ocean Road

Set off on your own Great Ocean Road adventure and experience one of the world's most scenic coastal drives. See the towering 12 Apostles, get up close to native wildlife, and take in iconic surf breaks, pristine rainforest and misty waterfalls as you go.

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Phillip Island

Iconic wildlife, pristine white beaches and hi-octane motor sports, you'll find it all on a seaside holiday at Phillip Island, just 90 minutes from Melbourne. See little penguins and sleepy koalas in their natural habitat.

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