An Asia Pacific economic powerhouse, Brisbane is fortified by robust industry and expert business and thought leaders, creating a fantastic setting for learning and business development opportunities.
World-class facilities, a subtropical climate and practical infrastructure make Brisbane the perfect host city for the Grid Solutions Software User Conference in 2017.
Brisbane is a thriving and progressive multicultural city, steadily building its reputation as Australia’s New World City. It is one of the fastest-growing regions in Australia with an economy of $146 billion accounting for 48% of Queensland’s economic output and 9% of Australia as a whole.Brisbane’s vibrant entertainment scene and calendar of major and cultural events offers a great range of team building experiences and pre and post-touring activities. You can also spend their down time in Brisbane sampling a diverse array of entertainment options with contemporary arts, theatre and sporting events on offer across a broad range of venues. Tourism Information
Brisbane Airport is a curfew-free facility that’s serviced by 33 airlines (including 29 direct international destinations and 40 domestic destinations). Brisbane Airport manages more than 3300 flights per week and in excess of 19.7 million passengers per year. As one of the world’s leading hubs for commercial and passenger flights, the airport offers global connections to a range of destinations including Singapore, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Dallas, Dubai and Vancouver.
Characterised by exceptional design, first-class facilities and the highest standards of customer service, the airport offers travelers the ultimate in ease and efficiency with both international and domestic terminals co-located just 12km from the CBD. Delegates can quickly and easily access Brisbane city from the airport via the Airtrain, bus, taxi or hire car.www.bne.com.au
Various vehicle rental companies, chauffeured cars and charter services operate in and around Brisbane.www.bne.com.au
Dedicated taxi ranks are centrally located on the front doorstep of Brisbane Airport’s international and domestic terminals.www.yellowcab.com.au
Eco-friendly and affordable, Brisbane’s Green Cabs provide an easy-going inner-city transport option. Operating on weekends and during special events, the pedicabs primarily service the central business district and neighbouring precincts of South Bank, West End and Fortitude Valley. Green Cabs are also available for special tours.www.greencabs.net.au
A number of chauffeur vehicles operate in Brisbane including:Hughes Limousines
The Airtrain service is completely integrated into the QR suburban network. The Airtrain can take you from Brisbane Airport directly to the Brisbane CBD in 20 minutes and runs from 5.40am to 10pm daily, 7 days per week departing every 15 minutes during peak hours.airtrain.com.au