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Accommodation Information

The following links may be useful to participants in organisation of accommodation and travel arrangements within Tasmania.  Those participants who plan to extend their stay will find excellent information available through associated links.

Important note
Catch the "Escape Conference Convict Special" on the Registration Page
Amazing entertainment, music, & company provided. First come, first served....
Departing Hobart Thursday 26th June at 11 am.
Seats restricted - book yours NOW!

Bus departing from the Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart, Campbell Street side, at 11 am, Thursday 26th June, and departing Strahan, at 3 pm, Sunday 29th June.
Approximate travelling time: 5.0-5.5 hours.
Seats limited

Strahan Village and Federal Hotels
Accommodation options are included here.  When booking accommodation with Federal Hotels, please mention the conference.

Tasmania Online
The states principal information site with many useful links

West Coast Tourism
Gives a broader view of the area you will be visiting and other accommodation links

Tigerline Travel
A map of Tasmania with the bus routes serviced by Tassie Link, and the main routes to Strahan

Spirit of Tasmania
Ferry bookings for those crossing the Strait with their own vehicles

YHA - Strahan
Budget accommodation for YHA members and non-members. Dormitory $20/$23.50; Single $24/$27; Twin $44/$51 (for 2); Double $50/$57; Family $72; Self contained cabin for 2 $75/$82.


Strahan Village

Travel map of Tasmania



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