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If you're travelling to Australia from overseas, we've put together some handy information to help make your journey a smooth one.  
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==Food at linux.conf.au==
  
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While morning and afternoon teas will be provided at the conference, you will need to make your own arrangements for lunch, and most evening meals. To help with this, we've provided a run down below of food and beverage venues.
  
==Weather==
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===Around Deakin University Geelong Waterfront Campus===
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* [https://food.deakin.edu.au/outlets/47 Waterfront kitchen]
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* [https://www.facebook.com/BesideThePointCafe?rf=108805882534822 Beside the Point cafe]
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* [http://kinggeorgefishandgrill.com.au/ King George Fish and Grill]
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* [http://www.geelongboathouse.com.au/ Geelong Boat House]
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* [http://www.maxhotelgeelong.com.au/ The Max Hotel]
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* [http://dennyskitchen.com.au/ Denny's kitchen]
  
Australian summers are hot. You '''must''' wear sunscreen, and remain hydrated. At a rough guide, you will need to drink at least 2 litres of water per day during summer.
 
  
==Quarantine restrictions==
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===Around Geelong CBD===
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* [http://www.westfield.com.au/geelong Westfield Geelong - large food court, several eateries]
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* [http://www.blackbulltapas.com.au Black Bull Tapas]
  
Australia has some of the strongest quarantine laws in the world. '''You cannot bring fresh fruit, meats, animal products and many other items into the country'''.
 
  
For more information, see [http://www.australia.gov.au/information-and-services/passports-and-travel/customs-and-quarantine Australian customs and quarantine information].
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===Around Deakin University Geelong Waurn Ponds Student Residences===
  
==Australian and Victorian laws==
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The Residential Units are self-catering. '''You will need to provide your own breakfast'''.
  
===Drink driving===
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* [http://waurnpondshotel.com.au/ Waurn Ponds Hotel]
Australia has very strict drink driving laws. The legal limit for blood alcohol concentration is 0.05 and this is strictly policed.  
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* [http://www.waurnpondssc.com.au/ Waurn Ponds shopping centre]
 
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===Liquor===
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The legal age of majority in Australia is 18 years.  
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===Same sex couples===
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While same sex marriage is not legal in Australia, society and most businesses are very tolerant and welcoming of same sex partners.
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Revision as of 15:28, 2 October 2015

Food at linux.conf.au

While morning and afternoon teas will be provided at the conference, you will need to make your own arrangements for lunch, and most evening meals. To help with this, we've provided a run down below of food and beverage venues.

Around Deakin University Geelong Waterfront Campus


Around Geelong CBD


Around Deakin University Geelong Waurn Ponds Student Residences

The Residential Units are self-catering. You will need to provide your own breakfast.