Airline travel / discounted airfares

THis is the logo of Virgin Australia airlines. The logo is linked to the web page where a member can book discounted airfares for the Speech Pathology Australia National Conference in 2019.Speech Pathology Australia has worked with Virgin Australia to obtain discount flights (book online).

Fares shown on the online are the best price available at the time of booking, even reflecting the 10%.

Discount available are:

  • Domestic and Trans-Tasman Business: Up to 10% Virgin Australia Domestic and Trans-Tasman Business class fares
  • Domestic and Trans-Tasman Flexi: Up to 10% Virgin Australia Domestic and Trans-Tasman Freedom fares
  • Domestic and Trans-Tasman Saver Up to 10 % Virgin Australia Domestic and Trans-Tasman Elevate and Getaway fares (excluding tactical and Sale fares).

The sale is available from 1 February 2019 until midnight on 29 May 2019 for travel in the period 26 May to midnight on 12 June 2019.

All fares purchased using the Event Direct booking link are subject to the fare type terms and conditions provided on the Virgin Australia website.

It was not possible to obtain discounted prices for other countries.

From the airport terminal there are transport options to the city centre.

Car Parking

Delegates driving to the BCEC will be required to pay the standard carpark rates associated to the duration in which they park per day. Currently they do offer an early bird rate at $15.00 per car, per day with entry before 9am and exit between 3pm-6pm. Car Park 1 is the closest to the entrance to the Exhibition Hall. (See map).


There is a designated taxi rank located outside of the terminal. Depending upon traffic, prices could range from $33.00 to $60.00 one way. There is a $3 levy added to fares for taxis leaving the airport.


The Uber pick-up zone at the domestic terminal is located between the taxi rank to the left and the public passenger area to the right. Follow the signage for the pre-booked, ride-booking pick-up lane.


Airtrain is a quick and easy option for getting to and from the airport. Brisbane Airport is just 20 minutes by train from the city. Train services run every 15 minutes during peak times and every 30 minutes off-peak periods. The one-way adult fare is $15.00. View further information about the Airtrain service.

Shuttle bus

The Association has arranged with Con-x-ion a 10% discount for conference delegates for booking to transfer from/to Brisbane airport.

Public transport to the Convention Centre

Visit the Translink website for all transport options.

Transport tickets

For all ticketing information visit the Translink website.