Welcome to the SOFITEL BRISBANE CENTRAL, the venue for the ICAC 78th Plenary Meeting

Sofitel Brisbane Central, with its luxuriously appointed rooms and suites, provides a retreat from the bustle of the city. The venue offers the perfect combination of style and convenience, it is comfortable and quiet, with all the conveniences expected of a 5-star hotel.

We recommend you stay at the conference venue, the Sofitel Brisbane Central

  • It is much easier to be on time for meetings when you stay at the conference venue
  • No delays with busy Brisbane traffic
  • More time to network or relax
  • Very easy access from Central Rail Station & the Airtrain
  • Free access to pools and spa

For your convenience, we have reserved a block of rooms at the Sofitel Brisbane Central for the duration of the conference at special rates. There are a limited number of rooms available at the special rate.  We recommend you book your accommodation as soon as possible.


Accommodation rates for standard room at Sofitel Brisbane Central (the conference venue):

  • AUD 215 (USD 148)* per night including full breakfast and WIFI (*dependent on exchange rate)
  • Complimentary use of in-house recreation facilities

Pending availability, this same rate is available to conference participants and their families for up to three days prior to and three days following the actual conference dates.  

The number of rooms we were able to reserve at the special rate is limited so we recommend you book your accommodation as soon as possible.

Club rooms and suites are available through the accommodation reservation form

The Sofitel Brisbane Central offers guests:

After a busy day of conferencing, relax in comfort, meet friends and associates in one of the lounge areas on the ground floor, or stroll through nearby parks to the city centre.

  • Online check-in
  • WIFI/Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Porter
  • Parking
  • 100% non-smoking hotel
  • Air conditioned
  • Airtrain access to Airport
  • Reception open 24 hours a day
  • Early check-in/Late check-out
  • Laundry
  • Boutiques/shopping
  • Babysitting on request
  • Accessibility for people with reduced mobility

Sofitel Brisbane Central’s elegant accommodation, fitness centre, heated pool and spa as well as four stylish restaurants make it the perfect place to stay. The venue is located within easy walk distance of the Brisbane City mall, designer shopping, artisan markets and riverside walkways. There is direct access from the hotel to Central Train Station with easy transportation to the airport and Gold Coast.

For further information regarding accommodation for the Conference, please email Conference Manager, Jann George, at

Other hotels include:

Novotel Brisbane (4 stars)  0.6km from conference venue
200 Creek Street, Brisbane
AUD 174 per night (No breakfast included)

Holiday Inn Express (3.5 stars) 0.5 km from conference venue
168 Wharf Street, Brisbane
AUD 149 per night (Breakfast included)

Ibis Brisbane (3.5 stars) 0.65 km from conference venue
27-35 Turbot St, Brisbane
AUD 140 per night (No breakfast included)