Australasian Road Safety Conference

ARSC2021 Accommodation Specials!

The ARSC2021 has confirmed special rates in selected hotels especially for conference delegates.

The hotels have been selected for their proximity to the conference venue and you are encouraged to secure your accommodation through the online registration process (once it becomes available) to ensure that you receive these special rates.

Please note:
• Rooms are limited and are on a first come first served basis.
• Special Rates are only available for 27-30 September 2021 inclusive. Nights outside these dates can be requested but may not be available at the special rate.
• Special Rates are for room only – breakfast is not included (unless specified).
• Accommodation can be booked via the online registration process or by contacting Shanna Sheldrick on +61 437 377 107 or

Proximity Map of Melbourne


1. The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
2. Novotel Melbourne South Wharf
3. Pan Pacific Melbourne
4. Crowne Plaza Melbourne
5. Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins
6. Shadow Play by Peppers
7. Crown Promenade Melbourne
8. Crown Metropol Melbourne
9. Mantra Southbank Melbourne
10. Palladium at Crown

Novotel Melbourne South Wharf

0.1 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Superior King Room (includes breakfast for 1) – $325.00 per room, per night

Discover South Wharf, Melbourne’s new playground to meet, dine, shop and stay. The newly built four star Novotel Melbourne South Wharf stands proudly in one of Melbourne’s oldest locations, the historic South Wharf promenade. In contrast to the maritime docks and cargo sheds, is the contemporary architecture of Melbourne’s newest buildings and attractions. The hotel is complemented with direct access to the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC), the Southern Hemisphere’s largest meeting space. On arrival to Novotel South Wharf Hotel, guests are welcomed to the elevated hotel reception level & lobby lounge. Bringing stature to the Southbank Hotel landscape is the shimmering golden tower spanning 26 levels with 347 accommodation rooms & suites. Novotel South Wharf guests enjoy access to a 24 hour fitness centre including cardio & weight training gear. The Southbank accommodation includes complimentary WiFi in all rooms & social spaces so guests stay connected during their South Wharf hotel stay. For those in need of some retail therapy, the hotel is adjacent to the DFO center, with 180+ retail brands. A short walk from the hotel is Seafarers Bridge, connecting you to Etihad Stadium, Southern Cross Station and the city centre.

Pan Pacific Melbourne

0.2 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Queen Room – $289.00 per room, per night

Premier King View Room – $319.00 per room, per night

Work, play and discover this vibrant city along the Yarra River. Enjoy waterfront living and let us see to all your needs at Pan Pacific Melbourne, a premier amongst many Melbourne hotels, as you explore the South Wharf precinct and the bustling Melbourne Convention Centre.

Crowne Plaza Melbourne

0.2 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Standard King Room – $230.00 per room, per night

Crowne Plaza Melbourne is the perfect destination for your next staycation, family holiday or romantic escape. At Crowne Plaza Melbourne you can find big city adventure combined with some well deserved time to relax. Experience the vibrancy and eclectic culture for which Melbourne is renowned with central accommodation near Melbourne CBD. Crowne Plaza Melbourne is ideally located on the Yarra River, only steps away from the restaurants and bars of the South Wharf precinct, CBD shopping, and South Melbourne with its popular cafes and markets. The hotel is also located close to trains and taxi ranks and is within the free tram zone, making it easy for guests to travel around the city. Melbourne is consistently voted the most livable city in the world, whether you are looking for the best deals in the ever evolving shops, diving into the delicious foodie culture or if you are keen to see the footy action live at Etihad stadium, Crowne Plaza Melbourne is close to all the action. Do something different and explore like a local would.

Quality Hotel Batman’s Hill on Collins

0.6 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Standard Queen Room – $164.00 per room, per night

Premier King Room – $189.00 per room, per night

Batman’s Hill on Collins is a charming historical hotel conveniently located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, right opposite Southern Cross Station and the Skybus Airport Shuttle’s city terminal. Our venue is walking distance from Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre, Etihad Stadium, Crown Entertainment Complex, and The Art Centre. The hotel features also 190 rooms and fully equipped apartments (Studio, One Bedroom and 2 Bedroom), a fully equipped conference center with 10 function spaces and 2 restaurants. Listed as heritage building and offering an impeccable service, Batman’s Hill will make your stay unique.

Shadow Play by Peppers

0.6 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

1 Bedroom Deluxe Apartment – $199.00 per room, per night

2 Bedroom Deluxe Apartment – $259.00 per room, per night

Echoing Melbourne’s sophistication, Shadow Play by Peppers is in a class of its own, presenting contemporary accommodation one kilometre from the central business district. Its position within this truly romantic city, where laneway restaurants, rooftop bars, markets and boutiques are set around the Yarra River flowing through the metropolis, is nothing short of exquisite for your next urban escape. Avant garde design emulates throughout the hotel, which makes for an elegant retreat in the heart of Melbourne. Completed by a heated pool, restaurant and bar, along with the convenience of valet parking and 24 hour reception, your desires are fulfilled. Take a leisurely stroll to the Southbank Promenade, relish in an evening of entertainment at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, or slow down with a peaceful stroll around the celebrated Federation Square. Positioned to be one of Melbourne’s top food & wine experiences, Edwin Wine Bar & Cellar will be a “must do” during your stay at Shadow Play by Peppers. Meticulously selected by our internationally renowned sommelier, an extensive drinks list has a distinct Victorian flavor with each item of choice providing the chance to escape to another time and place. Alternatively, gastronomical delights are to be found around each and every corner. A mix of cuisines from Italian, Greek and Japanese, through to organic cafes and everything in between are to be savoured in the wonderful dining precincts that Melbourne is famous for. Moonlight Cinemas, take in a dreamy sunset with a dinner cruise, or visit the Chinatown district for an authentic taste of the orient. Your accommodation at Shadow Play by Peppers is inclusive of One and Two Bedroom Apartments with floor to ceiling windows and contemporary décor. Housed within the hotel is an enclosed garden space situated on the top floor, which features a freestanding fireplace and sublime bayside views. Then there’s the lavish guest lounge and library with adjoining patio, where you can soak in the fresh breezes and make use of the barbecue area.

Crown Promenade Melbourne

0.6 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Standard Room – $250.00 per room, per night

Located in the bustling Southbank, Crown Promenade delivers stylish, modern luxury accommodation to Melbourne. Just moments from Melbourne’s CBD, guests are invited to take full advantage of the contemporary rooms and state of the art facilities on offer.

Crown Metropol Melbourne

0.6 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Luxe Room – $270.00 per room, per night

Crown Metropol Melbourne features an unparalleled luxury hotel experience with modern and unmistakably stylish accommodation for Melbourne Hotels.

Mantra Southbank Melbourne

1.2 km from The Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

1 Bedroom Deluxe Apartment – $219.00 per room, per night

2 Bedroom Apartment – $269.00 per room, per night

World famous shopping, restaurants and cafés are on the doorstep of this Melbourne hotel, while iconic Federation Square is an easy stroll away. The hotel features well-appointed rooms noted for being spacious, while the Spa rooms offers a little luxury for those wanting to unwind. Enjoy a meal prepared with local ingredients in our onsite restaurant and bar. Also featuring an indoor heated pool & spa, a full gym, 24-hour reception, room service and secure parking, this is one of Melbourne’s best inner city boltholes.