Conference participants are responsible for booking their own accommodation and must settle directly with their accommodation provider.  Conference organisers have arranged group booking special rates have been made for 6 – 12 March 2016 with several accommodation providers, listed below.  Please make sure you book accommodation early as these accommodation rates will be released about 30 days prior to the conference. 

 IPICS delegates are welcome to access discounted rates at Travelodge Hobart. Travelodge Hobart is conveniently located in the heart of Hobart and minutes from famous attractions and business destinations.  The 131 room hotel offers the best value hotel option for guests in Tasmania’s dynamic and exciting capital city. Its features include: 24 hour Reception, a breakfast lounge, room service and  parking. The guest rooms are complete with: LCD televisions, ensuite bathrooms, kitchenettes, heating and views overlooking the beautiful Mount Wellington or Hobart city.

The hotel is centrally located – the charming dining and shopping spots of Battery Point, Salamanca Place, Constitution Dock and the waterfront are just a relaxed stroll away. The hotel is also a great base from which to explore attractions such as: the Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and the ever intriguing Museum of Old and New Art.  For corporate traveller and convention delegate, key businesses are located close by to the hotel.

Cancellation Policy: Your booking must be cancelled by 2pm the day before arrival to avoid a cancellation fee, which is equal to your first nights’ accommodation charge.  Your credit card will not be charged at time of booking. It is to hold your reservation only. A valid credit card must be used on arrival.

Address:  176 Macquarie St, Hobart 

The Old Woolstore is holding accommodation for guests attending the IPICS 2016 Conference. For bookings please contact the Reservations Team on 1800 814 676 or email . Please quote  group code  ‘229742’ at the time of making a reservation to access the room block at discounted rates.  Credit card details are required at time of booking, standard booking terms apply.

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking for guests onsite or at the Market Place Car Park (located 200m away)
  • 30 in-room TV channels including 5 x movie and 3 x Fox Sports
  • Access to the Hobart Aquatic Centre swimming pools – easy walking distance from The Old Woolstore
  • On-site gymnasium
  • Business centre (including printing and local faxing), Guest Lounge and Guest Meeting Room

Address: 1 Macquarie St, Hobart
Phone: +61 (03) 6235 5355
Toll Free1800 814 676 

Hotel Grand Chancellor is offering discounted rate to IPICS2016 delegates, available here using the promotional code IPICS2016.  Ideally located on Hobart’s stunning waterfront, the Hotel Grand Chancellor combines city convenience, old world charm and first class facilities. All 244 rooms are spacious and well appointed with views over looking either the historic waterfront and River Derwent or the inland aspect of Mount Wellington and Hobart City

Phone:  +61 (3) 6235 4535
Toll Free: 1800 75 33 79 (1800 SLEEPY)
Facsimile:  +61 (3) 6223 8175

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Best Western Hobart

Located in Hobart’s new bar and restaurant hot spot, BEST WESTERN Hobart is surrounded by some of Hobart’s best new restaurants and provides you with easy access to many key leisure attractions, including Battery Point, Salamanca Place and the glistening Hobart waterfront. The hotel is only a 2 minute walk from the heart of the CBD’s major retail precinct and a 10 minute walk to Salamanca tourist and retail precinct. 

BEST WESTERN is pleased to offer the following discounted rates to IPICS2016 delegates. Please phone or email to book, quoting the reference code IPICS.

$169.15 Room Only
$15 per person for Full Hot Buffet Breakfast

Phone: +61 3 6232 6255
Fax: +61 3 6234 7884


A large number of alternative accommodation options can be found online at websites such as and Campgrounds and budget cabins are located outside the city, and tend to require car access to commute into Hobart. The Hobart Travel Centre provides additional information on accommodation.