Flying into the Sunshine Coast
No official carrier has been nominated for the conference due to competitive airfares available via the internet. There are three airlines who fly into the Sunshine Coast– check out the best fares of the day here: Jetstar|Qantas|Virgin.
Sunshine Coast Airport
Sunshine Coast Airport is located 4.6 kilometres from the conference venue, Novotel Twin Waters, which is approx. 7 minutes by car. Please visit the Sunshine Coast Airport website for more information.
Queensland Rail (QR) operates regular train services between the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane. The train goes between Ipswich and and Nambour Stations. Click here to view the Sunshine Coast Line Journey Planner.
Translink - Sunbus
Get a goCard and save at least 30%! goCard is TransLink’s electronic ticket to travel seamlessly on all TransLink bus, train, ferry and tram services. Plus, it entitles you to a minimum 30% saving on all fares. It’s simple to use. All you need to do is top up your card, touch on at the start of your journey and touch off at the end.
You can buy a goCard at selected retailers including 7-Eleven and NightOwl stores and some newsagencies across South East Queensland. Follow this link to get your goCard online.
Whether you’re headed to work, the airport, or out on the town, Uber connects you with a reliable ride in minutes. One tap and a car comes directly to you. Your driver knows exactly where to go. And payment is completely cashless. No phone calls to make, no pick-ups to schedule. With 24/7 availability, request a ride any time of day, any day of the year. Rate your driver and provide anonymous feedback about your trip.
Download the UBER app on your iPhone or Android device to get started.
You can book a taxi cab pick up from a set location, or take one from a cab rank at signposted spots. You may also hail a taxi in the street. If the rooftop lamp is lit, the taxi is usually unoccupied and available for hire. Rideshare trips are available via apps with Taxify and DiDi. The apps show fare estimates, driver’s pictures, vehicle details, and tracks trips on a map.
Popular services are:
- 13CABS – 132 227
- Suncoast Cabs – (07) 5441 8888
- Australia Wide Taxi – 131 008