OLT Conference 2016

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Melbourne is a vibrant, multicultural city of four million people, and offers world-class cultural, sporting and tourist activities, such as sight-seeing, shopping, theatre, art, river trips, cricket, Victorian and modern architecture, trams, and dining out (on a diverse range of cuisines). Temperatures in Melbourne will be pleasant and mild, typically ranging from 20C during the day to 10C overnight.

Car Parking

There is valet parking available at The Langham for $64 per car, per night.

Nearby public car parking stations include two Wilson Parking stations and the carpark for Southgate Shopping Centre. Public parking will cost approximately $69 per day.

Dress Code

The dress for the conference and all social functions is smart casual.


Delegates shall be regarded in every aspect as carrying their own risk for loss or injury to person or property, including baggage during the conference. We strongly recommend that at the time of booking your travel and tours you take out a travel insurance policy of your choice. The policy should include the loss of deposit through cancellation, medical insurance, loss or damage to personal property, financial loss incurred through disruptions to accommodation or travel arrangements due to strikes or other industrial action. The organisers are in no way responsible for any claims concerning insurance.

Privacy Clause

Please read the OLT Conference Privacy information here. You will be required to respond to this during the registration process.


A MYKI card is necessary for all public transport around the city. You can purchase and top-up a MYKI card at more than 800 retailers including all 7-Eleven stores, the ticket office window at Premium Stations and staffed V/Line commuter stations, from a MYKI machine (full fare MYKI cards only) located at all train stations and major tram and bus interchanges. For more information, click here.

Flinders Street Station is a 2 minute walk via the Southbank Footbridge.

The Langham Melbourne is approximately 21 minute drive from Tullamarine Airport. A taxi will cost between $64-72 one way. The SkyBus is $18 one way or $36 return.

Twitter Hashtag

If you are using Twitter before or during the conference, please use the conference hashtag #oltconf2016