An excellent rate has been negotiated for delegates and is only available by booking through the Conference Managers, HI Event Management. All rates are in Australian dollars and are inclusive of GST.


  • Please make your accommodation booking via the conference registration form.
  • Alternatively, accommodation bookings may be emailed to after registration is booked, if necessary.
  • If booking your accommodation online, your credit card details must be supplied and will be passed to the hotel to secure your booking.
  • If paying by cheque, your registration, including accommodation booking, should be faxed or posted to the Conference Managers.
  • A deposit equal to one night's tariff must be received at the time of booking.
  • A tax invoice will be issued by your accommodation on check-out.
  • Rooms are not guaranteed for check-in before 1400 hours.
  • Delegate rates cannot be guaranteed for late registrants, i.e. for bookings placed within 30 days of the conference or once the room block allocation is filled. Rates will then be subject to availability.

Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort

158 Ferny Avenue, Surfers Paradise

Demonstrating its five star elegance, the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort combines casual Queensland charm with superior international style to create a unique Gold Coast experience. The grounds feature over two acres of blue lagoons, private sandy beaches, artificial coral reef with tropical fish and waterfalls. The resort boasts panoramic views from all guest rooms and is located within easy walking distance to the famous Surfers Paradise shopping area and golden, sandy beach.

Included with your Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort accommodation is: -

  • Full use of the Resortís Spa & Health Club
  • Complimentary use of the Resortís two tennis courts
  • Complimentary undercover car parking

To extend your stay in the Resort either before or after the conference period, the conference rate shall apply for the three days prior to and/or following the main conference dates - subject to availability.

$A Rate per room per night
Standard rooms (Single/Twin/Double) $195.00 room only

Accommodation cancellation policy

Cancellations in whole, in part, or no shows, may incur a penalty of at least one night's deposit at the hotel's discretion.

The Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort's cancellation policy takes effect from 1 June 2007. The resort reserves the right to charge one night's deposit for room cancellations or no shows for room bookings cancelled after this time.