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    Travel Information for ANZCOP 2019

    SPIE NanoPhotonics Australasia in Melbourne, Australia

    Welcome to Melbourne
    Melbourne is a hip, dynamic metropolis, with an exciting city centre, inner-city neighborhoods that are full of unique character, and lush green parks and mountain ranges where you can enjoy Australian nature at its finest. 

    The city is known for its many laneways, its cultural diversity, excellent dining options for all budgets, and amazing street art. It's also known for being the coffee capital of the world, and for being regularly voted as the world's most livable city!

    Visit Melbourne - dining, shopping, art, museums, nature and so much more!

    25 Best Things to do in Melbourne - take notes of what not to miss while you're here.

    Event Location

    RMIT University Buildings 14 and 80
    124 La Trobe St
    Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

    Interactive RMIT Univ. campus map

    Download ANZCOP programme including maps of buildings 14 and 80

    Founded in 1887, RMIT has grown alongside the City of Melbourne. RMIT's largest campus is in the heart of Melbourne's central business district and within easy reach of everything the city has to offer.


    Melbourne International Airport is 22 km from the RMIT University.

    Avalon Airport (Geelong Station) is 65 km from Melbourne Airport.

    Bus connections operate from Melbourne International Airport and Avalon Airport.

    Uber - ride sharing service, approxmiately $40 AUD from Melbourne Airport to hotels.


    Most north-south Yarra Trams run along Swanston Street (routes 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 16, 64, 67 and 72).

    For Elizabeth Street services (routes 19, 57, 59), get off at Melbourne Central and walk one block to Swanston Street.

    If you're travelling east-west along Flinders Street (routes 48, 70 and 75), Collins Street (routes 109 and 12) or Bourke Street (routes 86 and 96) alight at Swanston Street for connecting trams.


    There is no on-campus parking available for visitors to the University. However, there are a number of commercial car parks within a very short walk. Metered street parking is also available around the City campus. Please note, time limits and clearway restrictions apply.

    Car Rental
    Hertz Car Rental is the official car rental agency for this event. To reserve a car, use the Hertz Meeting Code CV# 029B0024. Discount rates apply for roundtrip rentals up to one week prior through one week after the conference dates. Note: When booking from International Hertz locations, the CV# must be entered with the letters CV before the number, i.e. CV029B0024.

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    Contact Hertz:

    For International reservations call 1-800-654-3001 

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