Location and Venue


Australia offers an abundance of experiences from colourful outback landscapes to vibrant resort beaches and bustling capital cities. Australia’s world famous tourist destinations include Sydney, home of the 2000 Olympic Games; the Great Barrier Reef; Uluru (also known as Ayers Rock); and the Gold Coast. Australia is a safe destination with a politically free lifestyle with a renowned friendliness and love of the outdoor lifestyle. Australia is also known for its entrepreneurial leaders in the fields of science, business and entertainment.

Gold Coast

The conference venue is the Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort on the Gold Coast.

Set along a sweeping 70 kilometre pristine coastline, the Gold Coast is world famous for its sun, surf and sand. From ancient rainforests and boutique wineries to thrilling theme parks and wildlife reserves, the surrounding areas are full of options for the visitor to explore. The Gold Coast is Australia’s largest regional city and renowned as the country’s leisure and entertainment capital. Gold Coast beaches are safe for swimming throughout the year.

If you are interested in playing golf while visiting the Gold Coast, you will be spoiled by the choice! The Gold Coast is host to over 40 championship courses where club hire is readily available. Please see the website below to view the various options.

Tourism links

Australian Tourism Commission

Tourism Queensland

Australian Golf Courses

Gold Coast Tourism