Attending

Conference events 

Welcome reception 

The conference welcome reception is being held at the Wig & Pen located on the ANU campus on Sunday, 12 July at 5:30pm.

Venue: Llewellyn Hall, William Herbert Pl, Canberra ACT 2601
 
Date: Sunday 12 July, 2015
 
Time: 5:30pm
 

Excursion 

Come and enjoying a afternoon bushwalk through the Tidbinbilla nature reserve on Wednesday, 15 July. Walk through the park sanctuary and experience Australia's beautiful natural habitats such as wetlands, temperate grassland, wet forest and sub-alpine forest. Explore the rich Aborginal history including artefacts and rock shelters dating back to 21,000 years ago and marvel at the naitive kangaroos, emus, echidnas, Koalas, platypus and water birds all in their natural setting.

The bus will leave ANU at 1pm from the Drill Hall Gallery and will return to ANU at 5pm. You must register to attend the excursion upon registration. 

Please make sure to wear enclosed shoes and sunscreen. 

Cafés and Dining

Below are some café, restaurant and bar options in the Canberra city and surrounding areas.

Transportation

There are many ways to get around Canberra. Below is some useful information about Bus & Taxi transport around the ANU, the Airport and surrounding areas.

Taxi

If you are catching a taxi to the ANU Mathematical Sciences Institute, ask to be taken to Kingsley Street, Drill Hall Gallery. From here, it is only a short walk to the Mathematical Sciences Building (John Dedman, Building 27). A Taxi will generally cost around $40 and will take roughly 15 minutes. Pricing and time may vary depending on traffic.

Taxi bookings can be made through Canberra Elite Taxis - 13 22 27

Airport Shuttle

Airport express buses to the city are cheaper but they will not take you directly to your destination. The buses stop at 3 locations marked in the map below. The most convenient stop for getting yourself to the ANU is West Row, Civic.

Shuttle prices:

  • $10 one way
  • $20 return

Action Buses

Canberra buses are a cheap and easy way of getting around town once you're here.

For more information about bus services visit: https://www.action.act.gov.au/tourist_information.html

Tickets
Ticket prices Cost
Adult single trip with 90 minute transfer  $4.20
Adult daily $8.00
Concession and student single trip with 90 minute transfer $2.10
Concession and student daily $4.00

                                                

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