The conference organisers have listed some hotel options below, in close proximity to the Woodward Conference Centre in Carlton. Accommodation bookings need to be made directly with the hotel via phone or email. Details for each hotel reservations are provided below.

If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the conference organisers via email ([email protected]).

*Important Note: Accommodation availability in Melbourne CBD during the Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference 2019 (ABEC 2019) dates is very limited due to a number of other large events taking place around Melbourne, such as the World Engineers Convention (WEC 2019). We strongly encourage you to book your accommodation as soon as possible to secure your rooms. Please also be aware that public transport will be affected by the influx of visitors.*


Address:  4609 Swanston Street , Carlton VIC 305
Distance: 6 minutes’ walk
Phone: +61 3 9347 3027
Email: [email protected]


Room Type: Standard room
Daily Rate: $140 per room per night
Web: Swanston Street welcomes the attendees of The Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference 2019. From just $140 per room, per night, delegates of Engineers Australia can save up to 10% off their stay at the ibis Melbourne Swanston Street Hotel, which includes complimentary premium Wi-Fi. For only $12 extra per night, you can add a full buffet-breakfast too. To access your exclusive rate, simply click HERE, pick ibis Swanston as your destination and choose your check-in dates. To know more click here.Booking Link: Click HERE

Address:  701 Swanston St, Carlton VIC 3053
Distance: 6 minutes’ walk
Phone: +61 3 9347 7811
Email: [email protected]

Room Type: Executive King/Twin room
Discounted Daily Rate: $289 per night, including full buffet breakfast
Group Name: ABEC 2019Web:  Rydges on Swanston Melbourne features 107 guest rooms.  Ultra-modern, refurbished with European style bathrooms and rain shower. The Executive King is ideal for the corporate traveller and leisure traveller alike. This room has a comfortable King Size bed. Your comfort is so important to us that all the guest rooms at our Melbourne accommodation are non-smoking. Each room also includes a desk, high speed Wi-Fi, tea and coffee facilities, and LCD TVs. On-site covered parking is subject to availability for all our Melbourne hotel guests.

Terms and conditions:

  • To obtain the discounted daily rate above, bookings must be made by phone or by emailing our reservation team directly
  • When emailing or phone our property, please quote the group name: “ABEC 2019
  • These exclusive rates are valid for stays from 16 November & 21 November 2019 only.


Address:  43 Therry St, Melbourne VIC 3000
Distance: 9 minutes’ walk
Phone: 03 9637 6666
Email: [email protected]

Room Type: Standard Room
Daily Rate: Best available rate
Web: situated just 9 minutes’ walk from the Conference Venue and across the road from the iconic Queen Victoria Markets Mercure Melbourne Therry Street offers all rooms with fully equipped kitchenettes equipped with 2 hotplate burners, toaster, microwave, crockery and cutlery, En-suite bathroom, working desk, flatscreen TV and FREE WiFi.  Buffet breakfast is available in the onsite Restaurant with lunch and dinner available from Room Service! The hotel is also situated within the CBD free tram zone, so any free time you can jump on a tram and head into the shops, laneways, cafes, restaurants, galleries and all this vibrant city has to offer!

Address: 2-9 Finlay Place, Carlton VIC 3053
Distance: 10 minutes’ walk
Phone: +61 3 8341 4777
Email: [email protected]


Room type: Studio, One Bedroom Apartment or Two Bedroom Apartment
Daily Rate: 10% Discount off Quest best flexible rate
Promo code: ABEC2019
Web: Terms and conditions:

  • To obtain the 10% discount, bookings must be made on the Quest Carlton on Finlay website, by phone or by emailing our reception team directly.
  • When emailing or phone our property, please quote “Engineers Australia ABEC 2019 Conference”.
  • All bookings for Engineers Australia ABEC 2019 Conference will require full payment at time of booking. All bookings are Non-refundable and Non-Cancellable.  
  • These Terms and Conditions apply to bookings made on the website, by phone or by email.
  • These exclusive rates are valid for stays from 15 November & 21 November 2019 only.