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Block bookings at special rates have been made with the hotels and apartments listed below. Please book your accommodation through the AMSA Conference Secretariat via the online conference registration page to obtain these rates. A credit card number is required to secure your booking. Delegates will settle the balance of their account on departure. If sharing a room with another delegate (other than a partner) please state their name on the registration form.

For further information please click on the hotel or apartment listed below to be directed to their website.


Hotel Distance to venue    Address Room type Rate per night Breakfast
Crowne Plaza  260 m
(4 min walk)


Cnr Merewether St & Wharf Rd Newcastle, NSW 2300


Queen Cityside Suite

$205.00 per room per night $25.00 per person per day

Queen Harbourside Suite
$235.00 per room per night $25.00 per person per day

Hotel Ibis 850 m
(11 min walk)


Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300


Queen/Twin room $145.00 per room per night $15.00 per person per day

Travelodge    850 m
(11 min walk)


12 Steel St, Newcastle NSW 2302


Standard room $155.00 per room per night  


Alternative Accommodation

Stockton Beach Holiday Park
3 Pitt Street, Stockton NSW 2295
P: 02 4928 1393

Stockton Beach Holiday Park has a range of spacious powered and unpowered grassed camping and caravanning sites close to the beach and amenities; the perfect place to place your tent, caravan or camper trailer. For more information, please click here.

The park is a 25 min drive to the conference venue or a five minute ferry ride from Stockton to Newcastle. Please note, although the ferry trip is only 5 minutes, the total journey from the park to Civic Precinct takes approximately 35 minutes. 
Ferry map
Ferry timetable 


For further information please contact the Secretariat: DC Conferences Pty Ltd

Suite 103, Lvl 1, 3-5 West Street, North Sydney NSW 2060 | PO Box 637, North Sydney NSW 2059 | P: 612 9954 4400 | F: 612 9954 0666 | E:

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