Special conference accommodation rates have been negotiated with a selection of hotels and apartments within close proximity to the conference venue. To obtain the discounted rates offered below, accommodation should be booked through the official conference accommodation booking agent, Organisers Australia.

Accommodation bookings for APP2015 will open in October 2014.

As this is a peak period for travel to the Gold Coast, you should consider booking your accommodation early. All rooms will be released from sale in February 2015. Organisers Australia will accept accommodation bookings after this date, but cannot guarantee that accommodation will be available at the conference hotels/apartments or at the conference preferred room rates.

Hotel Accommodation

All prices listed are a per night rate.

Jupiters - Gold Coast Highway,Broadbeach Island, Broadbeach
(adjacent to GCCEC)
Linked to the conference venue by a covered walkway, Jupiters is a 5-star property offering guests five award-winning restaurants, bars, gymnasium, casino, outdoor pool and spa. Rooms feature Pacific Ocean or rugged hinterland views. Broadband is available in all room types.

  Superior Room - $199
Corner Room - $249
Executive Single - $299
Executive Room (Up to 2 persons) - $299*
Club Suite (1 bedroom) - $409
King Terrace - $609
Ocean Terrace - $809

* Executive rooms please note if only 1 person staying in the room you may invite 1 x guest to the lounge.


Crown Plaza - 2809 Gold Coast Hwy, Surfers Paradise
(approx 15 minute walk to GCCEC)

Towering over one of Australia’s favourite stretches of coastline, Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is nestled between the Surfers Paradise entertainment strip and Broadbeach’s chilled local dining scene.

Start your day with the sounds of the surf in one of our many rooms, and breakfast on your own private balcony overlooking the beach – which is only a short stroll from the hotel.

During the day, treat yourself and find a quiet spot to take advantage of our waiter service by the two outdoor pools.  Later on, watch the sun set over Surfers Paradise from Four Winds 360°, Queensland’s only revolving restaurant. Crowne Plaza Surfers Paradise is a great place for families, with a full range of flexible accommodation options, facilities and dining options for guests of all ages.

  Standard Twin Room (Main Tower) - $165
Standard King Room (Main Tower) - $185
Deluxe King Spa Room (Gold Tower) - $205


 Sofitel Gold Coast

Sofitel Gold Coast - Surf Parade, Broadbeach
(opposite GCCEC)
Located in the heart of Broadbeach, Sofitel Gold Coast offers elegantly appointed rooms and suites all with private guest balconies. Surrounded by first class restaurants, chic cafes and overlooking spectacular Kurrawa Beach, Sofitel Gold Coast features two swimming pools with waiter service, jacuzzi, tennis court, gaming lounge, guest library and access to health and fitness centre and monorail to Jupiters Casino.Self car parking is available for $15 per day. Valet parking is available for $25 per day.
  Classic River View Room - $245
Superior Ocean View Room - $265
Luxury Ocean View Spa Room - $395
Prestige Suite - $535


Apartment Accommodation

Belle Maison
Belle Maison – Surf Parade, Broadbeach
(5 minute walk to GCCEC)
Only minutes from Jupiters and GCCEC, these luxury apartments are located within 250 metres of the beach in the heart of the restaurant precinct of Broadbeach. Guest facilities include heated pool and spa, BBQ facilities, two full-sized flood-lit tennis courts, billiards, gym and sauna.   Rooms are serviced weekly only (8+ night stay). All accommodation is required to be fully prepaid. Minimum stay of three nights. Mastercard and Visa credit cards accepted only.
  1 Bedroom (3 night min) - $185
2 Bedroom (3 night min) - $250
2 Bedroom Reno (3 night min) - $285
2 Bedroom Premier (3 night min) - $285
3 Bedroom (3 night min) - $295
3 Bedroom Jr Suite (3 night min) - $320

South Pacific Plaza
South Pacific Plaza – 157 Old Burleigh Road, Broadbeach
(5 minute walk to GCCEC)
This resort is located in the heart of Broadbeach, only a short distance across the highway from GCCEC. Full resort facilities include tennis court, heated pool, spa, saunas and BBQs set in landscaped grounds. All accommodation must be fully prepaid. Minimum stay of three nights is required. Mastercard and Visa credit cards accepted only

Freshwater Point Resort - 33 T E Peters Drive, Broadbeach
(5 minute walk to GCCEC)

Freshwater Point Resort is the perfect base from which to explore all that the Gold Coast has to offer. From its central location in Broadbeach guests are within walking distance of many restaurants, cafés and attractions. The spacious accommodation is fully self-contained and offers magnificent views of the surrounding Gold Coast. The resort also boasts a wide range of hotel facilities which include a heated outdoor pool, a children’s wading pool, a spa, sauna and steam room, a fully equipped gymnasium, BBQ’s and fishing jetty’s, a poolside café and wireless broadband access. 
  1 night
1 bedroom apartment - $195
2 bedroom apartment
- $250
3 bedroom apartment
- $380
2 nights
1 bedroom apartment
- $180
2 bedroom apartment
- $235
3 bedroom apartment
- $380
3+ nights
1 bedroom apartment - $140
2 bedroom apartment - $165
3 bedroom apartment - $222

Aria Apartments - 19 Albert Avenue, Broadbeach
(5 minute walk to GCCEC)
Aria Broadbeach, the ultimate in metropolitan Broadbeach living. Combining the privilege of a central metropolitan location with stunning ocean views enjoyed from the large private balconies, the apartments offer absolute comfort, luxury and the assurance of sophisticated security.  Aria apartments are fully air conditioned offering ultra modern design, understated elegance of granite and marble finishes.
European appliances including microwave, dishwasher and separate laundry with washer and dryer.  
  2 bedroom apartment - $290
3 bedroom apartment - $340


Mantra Sierra Grand - 22 Surf Parade, Broadbeach
(10 minute walk to GCCEC)

Located in the popular Broadbeach precinct, Mantra Sierra Grand is within walking distance of award winning restaurants & cafes, boutique shopping, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Jupiter's Hotel & Casino and the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Mantra Sierra Grand soars 30 levels above its premium Broadbeach location, with sleek ocean or hinterland views from spacious apartment balconies. Matra Sierra Grand's guest facilities include one of the best-in-class on-site gyms, an in-house theatre, full size tennis court and a large heated swimming pool.



Peppers Broadbeach - 21 Elizabeth Ave, Broadbeach
(7 minute walk to GCCEC)

Soak up the cutting-edge sophistication of the cosmopolitan Peppers Broadbeach, boasting everything hi-tech and high-end for the ultimate in comfort and convenience
Peppers Broadbeach features supremely appointed Broadbeach suites which combine luxury with superb guest facilities. Boasting panoramic ocean and hinterland views and offer exceptional interior design, suites are designed with European appliances and imported stone.
The latest technology is featured in all suites and sky homes with iPod docks, wireless broadband and complimentary movies on demand (complimentary latest release movies). Each contemporary styled suite offers a gourmet minibar with local and organic products.


Mantra Broadbeach on the Park - 2685 Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach
(5 minute walk to GCCEC)
Overlooking Victoria Park and located directly opposite Jupiter’s Hotel &Casino, Mantra Broadbeach on the Park is centrally located in the heart of Broadbeach. Surrounded by restaurants, cafés and shopping, this perfectly appointed property has the beach right on its doorstep. With the Gold Coast Convention Centre just minutes away, Mantra Broadbeach on the Park offers a wide range of facilities well suited to a business stay or family holiday.
Mantra Broadbeach on the Park provides a range of accommodation with a variety of self contained one, two and three bedroom air conditioned apartments.  

Meriton Serviced Apartments - 2669 Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach
(7 minute walk to GCCEC)

Located in the heart of Broadbeach, Meriton Serviced Apartments offer luxury apartments only a block away from surf beaches, 50 metres from the Gold Coast Convention Centre and Jupiters Casino, or a short leisurely stroll to Pacific Fair Shopping Centre. Resort-style facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, spa, sauna, gymnasium and outdoor resort deck with pool. Guests will be required to show proof of ID on arrival. Limited car parking spaces are available on a first in first serviced basis. Cost of parking is $5 per day. No minimum nights stay required.

All Meriton Serviced Apartmen locations offer bi-weekly hosekeeping service (twice within 7-days) and a daily re-fresh on all other days. A daily re-fresh is simply all beds made and fresh towels supplied. Bed linen is changed during the full service. 
















For further information in regards to accommodation bookings please contact our Accommodation Bookings Agent:

Organisers Australia

PO Box 6026, Mitchelton QLD 4053
Tel: 07 3355 6630
Fax: 07 3855 8756
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Airline Bookings
Coolangatta Airport services the Gold Coast with regular direct flights from most capital cities. The airport is 30 minutes south of the Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre and Broadbeach accommodation. Alternatively Brisbane Airport is just a one hour drive to Broadbeach.
The following airlines service Brisbane and/or Coolangatta Airports:
Tel: 131 133 Tel: 136 789 Tel: 131 538
Airport Transfers
For delegates requiring airport transfers, a wide range of coach, bus, taxi and hire car services are available from both Coolangatta and Brisbane airports.
From Coolangatta Airport
For details of transfers from Coolangatta Airport go to www.goldcoastairport.com.au/to-and-from/transport-5/.
From Brisbane Airport
For details of transfers from Brisbane Airport go to www.bne.com.au/to-from-airport.
Train Transfers
AirtrainConnect is the most reliable and frequent option to travel to the Gold Coast from Brisbane Airport. Fares include a meet and greet on arrival at Brisbane Airport, luggage assistance, air-conditioned train journey, and a chauffeur-driven transfer from the Gold Coast train station to your hotel. Airtrain offers a 10% discount for online bookings. To book go to www.airtrain.com.au.
Pre & Post Conference Activities
For a list of Gold Coast activities, tours and entertainment to enjoy before or after the conference, visit the Queensland Holidays website at www.queenslandholidays.com.au/index.cfm and follow the prompts to the Gold Coast destination section.