For timetables, we recommend you visit Adelaide Metro and use the “Journey Planner”, where there is a convenient map and a selection of times, routes, to suit. The Flinders University terminus is one minute walk from the Matthew Flinders lecture theatre where the main talks will be given.

Some events, such as the Early Career Workshop and the Women in Mathematics Dinner will be held at the new Tonsley campus.

From Glenelg : Adelaide metro / Journey planner / Moseley Square to Flinders University takes about 40 minutes
From CBD: Adelaide metro / Journey planner / King Wiliam Street to Flinders University takes about 50 minutes
From CBD: Adelaide metro / Journey planner / Adelaide Railway Staion to Flinders University takes about 45 minutes

We can provide a bulk discount of 5.5% off the Metrocards (and the initial fare-value loaded onto the Metrocard).

The cost of our Metrocards (excludes discount) are:-

Regular              $5.00
Concession        $3.50
Student              $3.50

:  a minimum starting balance of $5.00 is required on all Metrocards.

  • we need to process this request as one single order. You must apply for this when registering for the conference.
  • the above costs include GST.

Metrocard top ups (naturally without discounts) can be processed at Flinders University – we have an Adelaide Metro vending machine positioned inside the library next to the timetable stand.


Accommodation close to Flinders University is limited, so you should book early to ensure you can get in. Nearby accommodation is available at:


Stamford Grand
2 Jetty Road
Glenelg SA 5045

Stamford Grand is a luxury hotel in the nearby beachside suburb of Glenelg. Public transport is available between Glenelg and Flinders University. Glenelg also boasts a vibrant night-life with a number of bars and restaurants. Stamford Grand is also the location of the conference dinner.


Tonsley Hotel
1274 South Road
Clovelly Park SA 5042            

Tonsley Hotel is located within 40 minutes walking distance of both the conference venue, and is directly opposite the new Tonsley campus. There are regular buses to the conference venue from nearby. If you mention you are attending AustMS when making your booking, they can offer you a package deal of $145/night per room including a continental breakfast voucher. This is valid for up to two people per room. An extra person will be just a $20 surcharge.

Marion Holiday Park
323 Sturt Road
Bedford Park SA 5042

Marion Holiday Park is located within 40 minutes walking distance of both the conference venue, and the new Tonsley campus (location of the Women in Mathematics Dinner and the Early Career Researcher Workshop). There are regular buses to both campuses from nearby


There are numerous hotels/motels available in the CBD, or in Glenelg, at a wide variety of prices.

In the Adelaide CBD, the following hotels are all within an easy walk to the railway station or to a suitable bus to Flinders University:

Hilton Hotel at Victoria Square
Grand Chancellor Hotel on Currie Street
Grand Chancellor Hotel on Hindley Street
Rendezvous Hotel on Waymouth Street
Stamford Plaza on North Terrace
Quest on Franklin Street
Ibis on Grenfell Street
Ibis Styles Grosvenor on North Terrace

In the Glenelg area, there is:

Watermark Hotel
Light's Landing Apartments
Glenelg Gateway Apartments

Choose "Adelaide" in to see more.


At the cheaper end of accommodation the following options may suit, for prices roughly $35 dollars per bed per night. Most of the following are located in the Adelaide CBD. Public transport between Adelaide and Flinders University exists via Adelaide Metro.


Adelaide Backpackers Inn
Free Internet, free in-room WiFi, Cheap day trips to whale watch and more, free laundry powder, free tea and coffee, free bike hire, 4 & 6 bed dorms only, ... More Info »

Backpack Oz
144 Wakefield St, Adelaide
We offer free fast WiFi, a cheap bar, daily activities, free breakfast & Our free BBQ is now on a Tuesday & free bike... More Info

Adelaide Central YHA
135 Waymouth Street, Adelaide
Located in the heart of the city, overlooking picturesque Light Square. Modern facilities, large self catering kitchen,... More Info

Glenelg Beach Hostel
1-7 Moseley Street, Glenelg, Adelaide
Adelaide's only beachside backpackers hostel with free wifi, free breakfast & bunk-free dorms!... More Info

My Place Adelaide Backpackers Hostel
257 Waymouth St, Adelaide
My Place is your home away from home. We are a small, clean and comfy hostel located in the city centre near Adelaide's... More Info

The little Pub backpackers
17 Hindley Street, Adelaide
Tattersall's Backpackers offers a variety of private and dorm rooms to accommodate international youth travellers... More Info

Adelaide Backpackers Inn
112 Carrington Street, Adelaide
Free Internet, free in-room WiFi, Cheap day trips to whale watch and more, free laundry powder, free tea and coffee,... More Info

Our House Backpackers
33 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
Free Wi-Fi and a fully equipped kitchen in a spacious, three-story building right in the CBD... More Info

Hostel 109
109 Carrington St, Adelaide
Close to Adelaide's city centre, Hostel 109 is a modern well appointed hostel with friendly staff and excellent... More Info

Sunny's Adelaide Backpackers Hostel
139 Franklin St, Adelaide
Sunny's is ideally located at 139 Franklin St, on the corner of Morphett St, in the heart of the city... More Info

The Guest House
134 Wakefield St, Adelaide
Free breakfast & Wednesday dinner. Private rooms have air-con, a TV, and basin. Tourism accredited and family friendly... More Info

Adelaide Motel and Backpackers
262 Hindley Street, Adelaide
We are located in Hindley street Adelaide (Party Street), We have 4, 6, 8 bed dorms with share facilities, We have... More Info

Adelaide's Shakespeare International Backpackers
123 Waymouth Street, Adelaide
We are located in the heart of Adelaide's backpacker precinct with a shuttle bus service conveniently located near the... More Info

Adelaide Travellers Inn
220 Hutt street, Adelaide, Adelaide
The Adelaide Travellers Inn is a fun, friendly hostel in the CBD with a relaxed 'no stress' attitude. Free car parking,... More Info

Blue Galah Backpackers Hostel
Level 1 / 62 King William Street, Adelaide
The Blue Galah meets the highest standards in facilities, security, comfort, safety and service... More Info