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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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There's plenty to do at linux.conf.au, and the surround Geelong region.
  
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==Quarantine restrictions==
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==Hallway track ==
  
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'''.  
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One of the most beneficial parts of linux.conf.au is the 'hallway track' - where lots of conversations, exchange of ideas, and building of friendships occurs.  
  
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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==Things to do in and around Geelong==
  
==Australian and Victorian laws==
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Geelong has plenty to do in and around the CBD, and further afield to the Bellarine Peninsula.
  
===Drink driving===
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===Tourist attractions in and around Geelong CBD===
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.geelongaustralia.com.au/nwm National Wool Museum]
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* [http://www.centralgeelong.com.au/ Central Geelong attractions]
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* [http://www.geelongaustralia.com.au/carousel/default.aspx The Carousel]
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* [http://www.geelongaustralia.com.au/gbg Geelong Botanic Gardens]
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* [http://www.geelongaustralia.com.au/parks/item/easternbeach.aspx Eastern Beach]
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* [http://www.geelonggallery.org.au/ Geelong Art Gallery]
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* [http://www.grlc.vic.gov.au/glhc Geelong Library and Heritage Centre]
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* [http://www.deakin.edu.au/library/special-collections Alfred Deakin Prime Ministerial Library]
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* [http://www.visitgeelongbellarine.com.au/ Visit Geelong and the Bellarine]
  
===Liquor===
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===Tourist attractions further afield===
The legal age of majority in Australia is 18 years.  
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* [https://littlecreatures.com.au/ Little Creatures Brewery, South Geelong]
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* [http://rockadventures.com.au/ The Rock Adventure centre (rock climbing), West Geelong]
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* [http://powerhousegeelong.com/ Powerhouse Industrial art complex, North Geelong]
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* [http://www.winegeelong.com.au/wineries/ Geelong and Bellarine Wineries]
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* [http://www.adventurepark.com.au/ Adventure Park, Wallington]
  
===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 18:23, 2 October 2015

There's plenty to do at linux.conf.au, and the surround Geelong region.

What events are on at linux.conf.au?

Hallway track

One of the most beneficial parts of linux.conf.au is the 'hallway track' - where lots of conversations, exchange of ideas, and building of friendships occurs.

Things to do in and around Geelong

Geelong has plenty to do in and around the CBD, and further afield to the Bellarine Peninsula.

Tourist attractions in and around Geelong CBD

Tourist attractions further afield




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