Accommodation and general information

Please see below special rates for a range of accommodation in Canberra.  Most of these are accessible to a bus route (which may include a short walk) or are a short taxi ride to the conference venues.  All this information is provided below.  

Transport and parking

Bus routes and timetables can be found on the  Transport Canberra website
*Use the National Library of Australia or Museum of Australian Democracy as route destinations

Taxis are also a good option if staying close or sharing with other delegates. Ask your accommodation reception for assistance.

Parking around the National Library of Australia and Museum of Australian Democracy is $14 per day in multi stay car parks or $2.90 per hour for short stays
Map of pay parking areas

For other parking information please go to the National Capital Authority website

Accommodation offers

Ibis Styles Canberra is happy to offer the below rates, which can be booked by quoting “HTAA” as a booking code:

  • $135.00 RB per room, per night in a standard queen room (1 x queen bed) or Superior Queen room (1 x queen and 1 x single)
  • $155.00 RB per room, per night in a family room (1 x queen, 1 x single and 1 x set of bunks) or superior twin room (2 x queen bed)
  • $200.00 RB per room, per night in a two-bedroom apartment (1 x queen and 2 x single beds)

To book phone 0262952944

203 Goyder Street
Narrabundah ACT 2604
*Bus stop on Goyder Street
Mercure Canberra please quote ‘history’

  • $165 including breakfast for 1 person in a Standard Queen Room. Maximum 30 rooms. Rate available until 30 days prior to arrival.

To Book phone 02 62430000

Corner of Ainslie & Limestone Ave
Braddon, ACT 2612
*Bus stops on Ainslie Avenue or Limestone Avenue

Tall Trees Canberra please quote ‘history’

  • $155.00 Standard Queen room including breakfast per room per night 1 person
  • $175.00 Executive King including breakfast per room per night 1 person * Rate available until 30 days Prior

To Book please phone 62479200

21 Stephen Street
Ainslie, ACT 2602
*Bus stop on Cowper Street to city bus station

Novotel Canberra please quote ‘history’

  • $199 Standard Room per room per night including breakfast for 1 person
  • 239 King Executive per room per night including breakfast for 1 person

Novotel will offer 10 rooms per night at the above rate but are happy to look at adding extra based on demand * Rates are available until 30 days prior

Phone: 6245 5000

65 Northbourne Avenue
Canberra ACT 2601
*Walking distance of city bus station

University House

Room only Rates:
Standard Rooms (Twin single sized beds) – $147.00 per night

Queen Suites (1 queen sized bed with lounge) $174.00 per night

Breakfast can also be added at the time of making the reservations for a discounted rate of $20.00 per head, per day.

Participants can make bookings by calling the accommodation team on 02-6125-5275 or 02-6125-5276 and mentioning the group name” History Teachers Association” in order to be offered the discounted rate or by emailing us an enquiry directly to   accommodation.unihouse@anu.edu.au

Please be advised that currently no rooms have been set aside and that the above offer is subject to availability at the time of the reservation enquiry.

University House
The Australian National University
1 Balmain Cres Acton, ACT, 2601
*Bus stop on Leveridge Street
*36 minute walk from Balmain Cress to venues

Doma Hotels are happy to offer EVENT as the code for delegates to book across their properties, this code offers 15% off our Best Available Rate.

To make bookings please call or email our Central Reservations Team on the below details: 02 6163 1888 or reservations@domahotels.com.au

Properties include:
Brassey Hotel: https://brasseyhotel.com.au/

Hotel Realm: https://hotelrealm.com.au/
Burbury Hotel; https://burburyhotel.com.au/
Little National: https://littlenationalhotel.com.au/

Forrest Hotel and Apartments offer delegates a rate of $169.00 per night.  Please use the code HCOCT.  15 rooms only have been reserved.

To book please call 02  6203 4300

Forrest Hotel and Apartments
30 National Circuit
Forrest
*Bus stops on National Circuit 

Pacific Suites Canberra are pleased to offer the following for bookings made for arrival on or after 1st October 2018, departure on or before 5th October 2018:

One bedroom apartments
75+sqm apartment with a queen bed, separate dining and lounge, fully equipped kitchen and large balcony
$239.00 per night

Two bedroom, one bathroom apartments
95+sqm apartment with either a queen bed in bedroom one and twin singles in bedroom two or two queen beds, separate dining and lounge, fully equipped kitchen and large balcony.
$269.00 per night

Two bedroom, two bathroom apartments
105+sqm apartment with either a queen bed in bedroom one with an ensuite bathroom and two single beds in bedroom two or two queen beds, second bathroom, separate dining and lounge, fully equipped kitchen and large balcony.
$289.00 per night

Please note all suites are subject to availability at the time of booking.

To make bookings please email directly dm@pacificsuitescanberra.com.au  by quoting reference GF1451, and including the following details:

Full name
Contact number
Email address
Apartment type required
Bedding preference if booking a Two Bedroom Apartment (Queen + Queen, or Queen + 2 Singles)

Pacific Suites
100 Northbourne Avenue
Canberra  ACT 2612 Australia
*10 minute walk to city bus station

TFE Hotels are happy to offer 15% off the Best Available Rate;

https://www.tfehotels.com/

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