2011 HASS on the Hill

Main Committee Room, Parliament House, Canberra
Tuesday 22 and Wednesday 23 March 2011

General information

Dress: Smart casual dress is recommended for the main proceedings of HASS On The Hill, including the official dinner.

Can I store luggage at the National Gallery of Australia or Parliament House?
No - unfortunately there is very limited capacity at the venues for the storage of delegate luggage. Please make arrangements with your hotel for the storage of your luggage before, during and after conference proceedings.

Does Canberra airport really get closed down by foggy mornings?
Yes it can, particularly in winter.

Useful contact points and phone numbers:

Event contacts:

HASS On The Hill Coordinator: Anna Reidy 0421 200 789
Secondary contact: Angela Magarry
AGM enquiries: Erica Seccombe
Media contact: Angela Magarry

Transport:

Qantas
Website: www.qantas.com.au
Phone: 13 13 13

Virgin Blue
Website: www.virginblue.com.au
Phone: 13 67 89

Tiger Airways
Website: www.tigerairways.com
Phone: (03) 9335 3033

Brindabella Airlines
Website: www.brindabellaairlines.com.au
Phone: 1300 668 824 / (02) 6200 0670

Murrays - coaches, buses, limousines
Website: www.murrays.com.au
Phone: 13 22 51

Countrylink
Website: www.countrylink.info
Phone: 13 22 32

Getting around Canberra:

Canberra Elite Taxis
Website: www.canberracabs.com.au
Phone: 13 22 27, (02) 6126 1596 (Wheelchair access)

Cabexpress
Phone: (02) 6260 6011

Silver Service Taxis
Website: www.silverservicecanberra.com.auu
Phone: (02) 6239 3555

Action Buses
Website: www.action.gov.au
Phone: 13 17 10

Venues:

Australian Parliament House
Phone: (02) 6277 7111

National Gallery of Australia
Phone: (02) 6240 6411

Council Secretariat Office
Website: www.chass.org.au
Phone: (02) 6201 2740