APLAR-ARA 2019 has negotiated hotels in Brisbane to offer delegates the best accommodation rates.

Advantages of booking with congress hotels:

  • All hotels are congress-approved
  • Negotiated preferential and competitive rates
  • Personalised service and support prior, during and after the event

Bookings will be open from September 2018

Rydges South Bank

Rydges South Bank Brisbane, Glenelg Street, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

The luxury accommodation is in a prime location at the heart of Brisbane’s entertainment precinct. With direct access to the congress venue, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) and on the doorstep of the South Bank Parklands, Rydges South Bank Brisbane holds prime position to explore local attractions. It is moments away from the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA), and the Brisbane CBD which is only a short river crossing away.

Superior Room: AUD249
Spacious rooms with one queen bed and large picture window. Many offer views overlooking Mt Coot-tha and the cosmopolitan village of West End.

Queen Room: AUD229
Spacious rooms with one queen bed and a private walkout balcony.

Mantra South Bank

161 Grey Street, South Bank QLD

Mantra South Bank is a short walk from the congress venue, the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre and offers a studios, and self-contained one bedroom apartments. Then there’s the heated lap pool and fully equipped gym, not to mention the celebrated Stone Restaurant and Bar with a menu Brisbane raves about right next to the lobby!

Mantra South Bank, Brisbane is approximately 30 mins from Brisbane Airport with train and bus stations on your doorstep.

Studio apartment: AUD219
Your gallery style kitchenette features sleek granite bench tops and gives you the convenience of a microwave and sink. Keep in touch with in-room internet access and direct dial ISDN phone. Whether you’re visiting Mantra South Bank for a fun weekend, a business engagement, to see a show or any of the other nearby attractions, the Studio Apartment will suit your needs perfectly with mini bar, climate controlled air-conditioning and in-house movies. Maximum 2 people.

One bedroom apartment: AUD269
Enjoy modern furnishings and spacious living areas. Your kitchen is complete with stylish granite bench tops, stainless steel appliances, cook-top, microwave, refrigerator and dishwasher. Mantra South Bank One Bedroom Apartments are perfect for business guests, pleasure seekers or those travelling for any other reason you’ll appreciate the fully stocked mini bar, Wi-Fi internet and laundry facilities. Choose between a king bed or queen bed or two singles. A sofa rollaway bed is available on request and can accommodate a third person. Maximum 3 people (3rd person with the sofa-bed made up).