All onsite payment rooms are BOOKED OUT for both The Hilton South Wharf and The Grand Hotel Melbourne. For any accomodation requests please contact the 
conference secretariat: 

Block bookings at special rates have been made with the hotels and apartments listed below. Please book your accommodation through the SSA 2016 Conference Secretariat via the online conference registration page to obtain these rates. A credit card number is required to secure your booking:

  • Prepay rooms - credit card will be charged at the time of booking
  • Onsite payments rooms - credit card held for security only, delegates will settle the balance of their account with the hotel on departure. FULL

Cancellations and changes should be made through the SSA 2016 Conference Secretariat only. There is no guarantee that cancellations made within 45 days of the arrival date will receive a full refund as hotels reserve the right to charge a fee equal to one (1) night's accommodation or the full duration of the stay on any rooms cancelled within 45 days of the accommodation arrival date.

Hilton Melbourne South Wharf

Situated in the heart of the city’s newest precinct, South Wharf, Melbourne’s newest Hilton hotel is shouldered by the Yarra River and is right beside the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. The hotel is only a short stroll across the connecting footbridge to the city centre.

2 Convention Centre Place
South Wharf, Melbourne
P: +61 3 9027 2000 

Prepay Room Rates: 
King Hilton Guest Room/ Queen Hilton Family Room - $280 per room per night
Please note that this is a minimum stay of three nights  (7,8,9 April 2016). 

Onsite Payment Room Rates:
King Hilton Guest Room  - $295 per room per night 
Queen Hilton Family Room - $295 per room per night
King Hilton Guest Room Plus - $314 per room per night 
King Executive Room - $405 per room per night

Room bookings are based on single or double occupancy for accommodation cost only. 
King Hilton Guest Rooms include 1 x king bed
Queen Hilton Family Room include 1 x queen bed & 1 x single bed
King Executive Room include 1 x king bed, offering access to the Exeutive Lounge withoutdoor terrace, complimentary breakfasts, drinks and canapés. 


Grand Hotel Melbourne

The historic Grand Hotel Melbourne is one of Victoria's treasured heritage buildings containing spacious self-contained apartments furnished with modern kitchen. Located on Spencer Street between Flinders and Collins Streets, the Grand Hotel Melbourne is a short 10 to 15 minute walk from the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.  

33 Spencer Street
P: +61 3 9611 4567

Room Rates:
One bedroom apartments -  $219 per room per night- FULL 
Deluxe two bedroom apartments - $319 per room per night- FULL 

One bedroom apartments include a seperate bedroom with ensuite and 1 x king bed along with full kitchen and living space.
Two bedroom apartments include two bedrooms and one bathroom upstairs with fully self contained kitchen with living and dining facilities downstairs.  Apartments contain 1 x king bed and 1 x queen bed.  



  • Zimmer Biomet
  • DePuy Synthes
  • LifeHealthcare
  • Medtronic
  • Stryker
  • NuVasive
  • Brainlab Australia Pty Ltd
  • Prism Surgical Designs
  • SIGNUS Australia
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  • NuVasive
  • SIGNUS Australia

For further information please contact the SSA Conference Secretariate: DC Conferences Pty Ltd

Suite 103 Level 1,3-5 West Street, North Sydney NSW 2060, Australia | PO Box 637 North Sydney 2059

P 612 9954 4400 | F 612 9954 0666 | E