Location & Venue

The conference will be held at the La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science, located on Plenty Rd, Bundoora. 
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Tram 86 runs from Waterfront City (Docklands) along Bourke Street. To get to La Trobe University, alight at the La Trobe University Medical Centre. Travel time: 50-65 minutes.

Note: Tram 86 is a flexible and reliable service that runs frequently. The tram runs late into the evening, and on weekends and public holidays. Unfortunately, it is quite slow compared to bus and train options.


If you are near a CBD train station, the train is a fast and reliable option. Catch any train to one of the City Loop stations, then catch the first train to arrive on the South Morang or Hurstbridge line.

The South Morang line train to Reservoir (Zone 1 or 2) connects with Bus 561 (Zone 1 or 2). Travel time: 40-60 minutes.

The Hurstbridge line train to Heidelberg (Zone 1) connects with Bus 551 (Zone 1 or 2). Travel time: 40-60 minutes.

Note: Travel time depends largely on the train/bus connection. Bus 551 does not operate on weekends.


Bus 350 (Zone 1) City (Queen St) - La Trobe University via Eastern Fwy travels, travels past Parliament Station with a stop outside St Vincent's Hospital on corner Victoria Sreet and Nicholson Street. Travel time: 45-50 minutes. Frequency: 30 minutes.

Bus 250 (Zone 1) services Queen Street, Lonsdale Street, Exhibition Street and Rathdowne Street. Travel time: 50-60 minutes. Frequency: 20-30 minutes.


Yarra Trams TramTRACKER provides real time information on the next three trams at a given stop. For information on the next three trams from the Melbourne (Bundoora) campus, please click the link below:

Real time Melbourne (Bundoora) campus tram information

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The conference will be held in the LIMS 1 building. The registration desk will be in the main foyer of the building on Level 1.

Oral presentations will take place in the TLC building next door in room 214 on Level 2.

Trade exhibition spaces are located on Level 2 of TLC.