Brisbane is Australia’s powerhouse city and capital of Queensland, with a worldwide reputation as a leader in science and technology.
About the city
Brisbane is a green city with an enviable subtropical climate and diverse population. Brisbane is one of the fastest-growing cities in Australia, known for its vibrant urban precincts, outdoor lifestyle and friendly locals.
A modern city set on the Brisbane River, Brisbane boasts twelve months of sunshine filled days and clear blue skies, a climate that sets the scene for year-round alfresco activities. Even in the midst of a Brisbane winter you’ll be able to play in the parks and dine outdoors.
Find out more about the home of the World Water Congress and Exhibition 2016 at www.visitbrisbane.com.au
The IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 will be held in Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets South Bank, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Travel and Arrival Information
Brisbane’s International and Domestic Airports are located approximately 15 – 20 minutes (20km) from the city centre and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. An integrated transport ticketing system known as TransLink is available throughout the city by way of ferry, train and bus services. Please refer to www.translink.com.au for all public transport enquiries.
Con-X-ion offer transfers from and to the Brisbane Domestic and International Airport Terminals. You’ll benefit from a door-to-door journey that is extremely cost competitive.
Con-X-ion is offering attendees of the IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition 2016 a 10% discount and you can pre-book your airport transfer online by clicking on the link below. Your discount discount will be applied immediately or you can enter the promo code IWA2016 if requested.
Brisbane’s Airtrain is a fast and most reliable way to travel via public transport from the Brisbane Airport to the city centre and return. Airtrain services run every 15 minutes during peak hours, and every 30 minutes outside of these hours; the express, air-conditioned journey takes only 20 minutes.
The airport stations are located directly outside the Domestic and International Terminals and connect with five Brisbane CBD stations covering the majority of downtown Brisbane.
For more information, visit www.airtrain.com.au.
Taxi ranks are conveniently located at both the International and Domestic Terminals. The Domestic Terminal rank is situated at the front of the airport, whilst the International Terminal rank can be found at the northern end of Arrivals on level 2.