Late January is the middle of Summer in Queensland, so the climate
will be very warm during the day and very very pleasant during the
evening. On "the coast" at the time of the conference, the weather
will be "beautiful one day, perfect the next". You can expect an
average top day temperature of 28C, dropping to approximately 22
- 24 C at night (i.e., 20-28 C; 68-83 F). As they say on the coast,
"Beautiful one day, perfect the next". The Saturday Banquet, for
example, will be beside the ocean, by the waves, on a warm Summer's
Ansett Australia are the sole domestic airline for our conference.
They are a strong supporter and sponsor of the Griffith University
and we ask you in turn to support them.
Ansett Australia flies into both Brisbane and Coolangatta Airports.
All domestic and international flights into Brisbane airport are
serviced by Airporter buses, which will deliver passengers to their
accommodation for approximately $25, alternatively a taxi service
from Brisbane airport to Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus,
is approximately $90. Limousines can be arranged and ordered through
Ansett Australia and will take multiple passengers.
"My Chauffeur": contact (07) 5578 5682 or (0411) 428 309.
For those wishing to drive north from Sydney or south from Brisbane,
the Gold Coast is on the Pacific Highway. The Gold Coast is well
serviced by train from Brisbane and interstate bus companies.