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==Arrivals==
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==To and from the airport==
  
===Saturday 30th January 2016===
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Buses will be provided to and from Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL), and depending on numbers, also to and from Avalon airport (AVV) on Sunday 31st January and Saturday 6th February.
* Jussi Pakkanen, Flight QF415, Arriving MEL 09:35
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* Simon Lyall, Flight NZ123, Arriving MEL 10:35
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* James 'Ender' Brown, Flight VA682, Arriving MEL 15:45
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* Steven Ellis, Flight QF154, Arriving MEL 17:15
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* Cherie Ellis, Flight QF154, Arriving MEL 17:15
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===Sunday 31st January 2016===
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Please ensure that you list your flight on the [[Airport_arrivals_and_departures_page|Airport arrivals and departures page]].
* Karl-Johan Karlsson, Flight KL3946, Arriving MEL 07:00
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* Casey Schaufler, Flight UA98, Arriving MEL 09:25am
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* [https://keybase.io/mjec Michael Cordover], Flight JQ702, Arriving MEL 10:15
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* Simon Green, Flight NZ123, Arriving MEL 10:35am
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* David Zanetti, Flight NZ123, Arriving MEL 10:35am
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* Chris Cormack, Flight NZ895, Arriving MEL 11:00am
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* Jared Ring, Flight QF611, Arriving MEL 11:20am
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* Cary D, Flight QF682 Arriving MEL 13:35
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* [https://twitter.com/mukherjee_atin Atin Mukherjee], Flight TG461 Arriving MEL 21:20
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* [https://twitter.com/tserong Tim Serong], Flight VA1323, Arriving MEL 14:00
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* [https://www.scriptforge.org/faulteh Scott Bragg], Flight VA1323, Arriving MEL 14:00
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* [https://openstem.com.au/ Arjen Lentz], ex.BNE Flight VA324, Arriving MEL 14:15 (Tullamarine)
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* [https://twitter.com/kyerussell Kye Russell], Flight QF0762, Arriving MEL 14:30
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* Brad Marshall, Flight VA326 Arriving MEL 15:15
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* Simon Fowler, Flight QF815, Arriving MEL 16:10
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==Departures==
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If you're arriving or departing outside of these times, you may need to make other arrangements.
  
===Saturday 6th February 2016===
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* [http://gull.com.au/ Gull Bus] - goes between Geelong and Melbourne Tullamarine (MEL) airport. The nearest stop is Geelong train station, which is a 10 minute walk from the conference venue. Expect to pay around $55 for a round trip.
* Simon Green, Flight TT524, Departing MEL 11:15am
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* [http://www.avalonairportshuttle.com.au/ Avalon Airport Shuttle] - door to door service from your accommodation to or from Avalon Airport (AVV - Sydney only). Expect to pay around $45 for a round trip.
* [https://openstem.com.au/ Arjen Lentz], to BNE Flight VA323, Departing MEL 11:00 (Tullamarine)
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* [http://www.vline.com.au/ VLine regional rail to Melbourne] - Geelong is around 1 hour by rail from Melbourne. From there, you can catch the [http://www.skybus.com.au/ Skybus] to Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL).
* Brad Marshall, Flight VA327, Departing MEL 12:00
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* public transport from [http://melbourneairport.com.au/to-from-the-airport/other-bus-services/overview.html Melbourne Tullamarine airport] (requires [https://www.mymyki.com.au/ myki card] only) - [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/route/view/7531 901 bus] to Broadmeadows station, [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/3 metropolitan train] to Southern Cross station, [https://www.ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/1745 country train] to Geelong railway station
* Simon Fowler, Flight QF812, Departing MEL 13:15
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* Cary D, Flight QF685, Departing MEL 13:35
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== To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds ==
* Jared Ring, Flight QF620, Departing MEL 14:05pm
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* Karl-Johan Karlsson, Flight KL3880, Departing MEL 15:55
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For those staying at the [http://www.deakin.edu.au/residences Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds], we will be running shuttles to and from the conference venue at Deakin University Waterfront Campus, around 15km away.
* [https://www.scriptforge.org/faulteh Scott Bragg], Flight VA1328, Departing MEL 16:20
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* Steven Ellis, Flight NZ726, Departing MEL 18:40 pm
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It's important that you're up early in the morning in order to catch the bus to conf!
* Cherie Ellis, Flight NZ726, Departing MEL 18:40 pm
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* [https://gracenolan.me/ Grace Nolan], Flight NZ726, Departing MEL 18:40 pm
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== Transport around Geelong ==
* [https://keybase.io/mjec Michael Cordover], Flight JQ713, Departing MEL 18:55
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* [https://twitter.com/tserong Tim Serong], Flight VA1332, Departing MEL 19:40
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[http://ptv.vic.gov.au/getting-around/local-areas/view/19 Geelong is well serviced by buses, which use the pre-paid Myki system].
* Jussi Pakkanen, Flight QF9, Departing MEL 23:25
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* Casey Schaufler, Flight UA99, Departing MEL 11:25am
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You probably want [https://ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/8633 Route 41.]
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The more direct bus is the [https://ptv.vic.gov.au/timetables/linemain/8765 Route 1] which will take you directly from Waurn Ponds to Waterfront with minimal stops.
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== Taxi Companies ==
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Geelong has one main taxi company.
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* [http://www.geelongtaxis.com.au/ Geelong Taxi Network ] - 131 008
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Taxi ranks can be found at the northern end of the Geelong Railway Station at northern.
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For those that are getting an taxi from town, go to Moorabool Street, Opposite Market Square.
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Under Victorian regulations, after 10PM (or 22:00 if you prefer) Taxi Drivers have the right to ask for an estimate of the fare before the journey. If you are heading to the Deakin Student Residences in Waurn Ponds, the taxi fare will be around $25-30.
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Cabcharge add a surcharge (5 or 10%, accounts vary) to taxi fares paid with credit card.
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== Car Parking ==
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Parking is available at Deakin's Waterfront Campus for around $6 per day. The easiest way to pay for parking is via the [https://paybyphone.com Pay by Phone application]. The Waterfront car park ID is Geelong Waterfront Campus - 10157.
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Car parking is also available at the [http://www.carepark.com.au/find-a-care-park/cunninham-pier/ Cunningham Pier] for around $10 per day.
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Car Parking at the Residences at Waurn Ponds is usually included in the accommodation pricing, but check with Deakin Residences for more information.
  
===Sunday 7th February 2016===
 
* James 'Ender' Brown, Flight VA1328, Departing MEL 16:20
 
* Simon Lyall, Flight NZ126, Departing MEL 18:40
 
* David Zanetti, Flight NZ126, Departing MEL 18:40
 
  
 
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Revision as of 15:42, 6 January 2016

To and from the airport

Buses will be provided to and from Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL), and depending on numbers, also to and from Avalon airport (AVV) on Sunday 31st January and Saturday 6th February.

Please ensure that you list your flight on the Airport arrivals and departures page.

If you're arriving or departing outside of these times, you may need to make other arrangements.

  • Gull Bus - goes between Geelong and Melbourne Tullamarine (MEL) airport. The nearest stop is Geelong train station, which is a 10 minute walk from the conference venue. Expect to pay around $55 for a round trip.
  • Avalon Airport Shuttle - door to door service from your accommodation to or from Avalon Airport (AVV - Sydney only). Expect to pay around $45 for a round trip.
  • VLine regional rail to Melbourne - Geelong is around 1 hour by rail from Melbourne. From there, you can catch the Skybus to Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL).
  • public transport from Melbourne Tullamarine airport (requires myki card only) - 901 bus to Broadmeadows station, metropolitan train to Southern Cross station, country train to Geelong railway station

To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds

For those staying at the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds, we will be running shuttles to and from the conference venue at Deakin University Waterfront Campus, around 15km away.

It's important that you're up early in the morning in order to catch the bus to conf!

Transport around Geelong

Geelong is well serviced by buses, which use the pre-paid Myki system.

You probably want Route 41.

The more direct bus is the Route 1 which will take you directly from Waurn Ponds to Waterfront with minimal stops.

Taxi Companies

Geelong has one main taxi company.

Taxi ranks can be found at the northern end of the Geelong Railway Station at northern.

For those that are getting an taxi from town, go to Moorabool Street, Opposite Market Square.

Under Victorian regulations, after 10PM (or 22:00 if you prefer) Taxi Drivers have the right to ask for an estimate of the fare before the journey. If you are heading to the Deakin Student Residences in Waurn Ponds, the taxi fare will be around $25-30.

Cabcharge add a surcharge (5 or 10%, accounts vary) to taxi fares paid with credit card.

Car Parking

Parking is available at Deakin's Waterfront Campus for around $6 per day. The easiest way to pay for parking is via the Pay by Phone application. The Waterfront car park ID is Geelong Waterfront Campus - 10157.

Car parking is also available at the Cunningham Pier for around $10 per day.

Car Parking at the Residences at Waurn Ponds is usually included in the accommodation pricing, but check with Deakin Residences for more information.



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