Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
The currency used in Australia is AUD. Please click here for an online converter.
Once you’re here, you can exchange your currency in many places, including at the airport when you arrive. Hobart has a couple of foreign exchange shops across the city, including banks.
See below for a list of banks:
- National Australia Bank
- Bank of Us
- ME Bank
All the above banks have automatic tellers (ATMs) that will take any international cards and nearly all international networks such as Cirrus, Plus, STAR international ATM mark, Interlink or Maestro POS mark. Travellers should contact their bank at home for information on availability and service charges. The most commonly accepted credit cards in Australia are American Express, Bankcard, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa and BarclayCard.
ATMs usually dispense money in two lot’s, so please double check for money before leaving the machine.
Use ATMs that are affiliated with your home bank it will save you a few dollars every transaction.
The Event Venues
The COMNAP Symposium, Regional Breakout Group meetings, Registration Desk, Exhibition and catering will be held at the Hotel Grand Chancellor
The COMNAP AGM Plenary sessions will be held at the Hobart City Hall (directly opposite the Hotel Grand Chancellor)
Hotel Grand Chancellor address: 1 Davey Street, Hobart, TAS 7000
Hobart City Hall address: 57-63 Macquarie St, Hobart TAS 7000
Taxis, UBERS, buses and hire cars are all great methods of transportation when in Hobart. Please visit our ‘Getting There’ page for extensive details on each method of transport.
You can purchase a Metro Greencard or buy single tickets on board. The Greencard costs $25 (which includes a $5 deposit and $20 of credit) and is available from several Greencard agents as well as the Metro Shop on Elizabeth Street in Hobart. Once you have the Greencard, you’ll receive a discount to your bus fares and a daily cap, which will be automatically applied when you travel.
During the Events
If you experience any bad behavior and/or you feel uncomfortable or unsafe during the events, please contact the Event Organisers.
Registration & Social Functions
IMPORTANT– If your dietary request relates to a life threatening allergy, please ensure that you advise the organisers as soon as possible.
Speaker or Chairperson
Cancellation and Disclaimer
Cancellations postmarked on or before, 1 month before the events, will incur a fee of 50% of the registration amount. No refunds will be made for cancellations for the events postmarked after 1 month before the events, however substitutions may be accepted.