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===To register as a Volunteer===
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==To and from the airport==
  
linux.conf.au is a grass-roots, community-driven event. It needs bright, enthusiastic people - like you - to make it a success!
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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 7th February.
  
Volunteering at linux.conf.au 2016 is a great opportunity, and can be deeply rewarding. On a more practical note, volunteering at linux.conf.au can add to your professional portfolio in many ways - making this an ideal opportunity for students or recent graduates.
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Please ensure that you list your flight on the [[Airport_arrivals_and_departures_page|Airport arrivals and departures page]].
  
* Meeting exceptional people - many of whom are recognised experts in their field and industry luminaries
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If you're arriving or departing outside of these times, you may need to make other arrangements.
* Great networking opportunities with people working in the free and open source community
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* Gaining practical, hands-on experience and skills in event management, customer liaison, public relations and operation of audio visual equipment - which are invaluable to future employers
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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.
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* [http://www.avalonairportshuttle.com.au/|Avalon Airport Shuttle] - door to door service from your accommodation to or from Avalon Airport. Expect to pay around $45 for a round trip.
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* [http://www.vline.com.au/maps-stations-stops/lineinfo/travelupdates/geelong.html|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).
  
The [http://linux.conf.au/register/volunteer|Call for Volunteers] went out in early October.
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== To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds ==
  
===For assistance if you are a Volunteer===
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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.
Email [mailto:volunteers@lcabythebay.org.au].
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It's important that you're up early in the morning in order to catch the bus to conf!
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== Transport around Geelong ==  
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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].
  
  
 
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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 7th 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.

  • 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.
  • Airport Shuttle - door to door service from your accommodation to or from Avalon Airport. Expect to pay around $45 for a round trip.
  • regional rail to Melbourne - Geelong is around 1 hour by rail from Melbourne. From there, you can catch the [1] to Melbourne Tullamarine airport (MEL).

To and from the Deakin Student Residences at Waurn Ponds

For those staying at the 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

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



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