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The multi award-winning Adelaide Convention Centre (ACC) enjoys a global reputation for excellence and is consistently ranked among the world's top convention centres. Australia's first purpose-built convention centre, the venue recently completed a $397M redevelopment, making it the most flexible and technologically advanced meetings and events venue.

Comprising three independent yet seamlessly integrated buildings, it is close to the CBD, situated at the heart of Adelaide's iconic Riverbank Precinct offering dramatic views of the parklands and famous Adelaide Oval.

Adelaide Convention Centre boasts 20,000sqm of multi-purpose conference, exhibition and event space, including a state-of-the-art Plenary Hall with tiered seating for 3,000+. The Centre also offers a portfolio of 27 meeting rooms, easy to combine and group in clusters for smaller meetings.

Address: Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000


Adelaide Convention Bureau

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ASMIRT/AACRT 2019 is supported by our principle partners:
Adelaide Convention Bureau, Adelaide Convention Centre and the Government of South Australia.


Adelaide Tours

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Adelaide is a city of one million people and known as The City of Churches. It's a very easy city to navigate - the streets run north-south and east west and it's flat so plan to walk! March in Adelaide is autumn, the weather is pleasant with average temperatures between 14 - 27°C and very little rainfall. Nearby are world-class wineries within a one hour drive of the city, highly recommended for a day trip for those wanting to explore the region.

Adelaide Sightseeing is excited to be a touring partner of ASMIRT2019 & AACRT2019.  We are South Australia's largest and longest serving day tour operator, having been in business for over 30 years. As a South Australian operated company, and part of the SeaLink Travel Group, we take pride in knowing our state well. We offer half day, full day and longer stays through Adelaide and to South Australia’s most popular destinations such as the Barossa Valley, Kangaroo Island, Victor Harbor, McLaren Vale, Murray River, Adelaide City and the Hills & Hahndorf region.

If you wish to explore South Australia during your time at the ASMIRT2019 & AACRT2019, we can help you ‘see more’ of what this amazing state has to offer.

Adelaide Sightseeing will offer a 20% discount on the following popular tours for touring guests and their accompanying family or friends*:

  • Adelaide City Highlights (AS14)
  • Adelaide Hills & Hahndorf (AS13)
  • Ultimate Adelaide (AS12)
  • Barossa & Hahndorf Highlights (AS10)
  • Barossa Food & Wine Experience (AS2)
  • Victor Harbor & McLaren Vale Highlights (AS18, AS18L, AS18D)
  • Murray River Highlights (AS23)
  • 1 Day Kangaroo Island Highlights (HTCC)
  • 1 Day Seal Bay Discovery (STCC)

To make the most of this special offer, simply go to or  Here you can explore our full range of tours and book online. Alternatively, you can call our friendly reservations centre on 1300 769 762 to make a reservation.  As it’s a busy time of the year, we recommend you get in early and lock in your tours now so you don’t miss out! 

Make sure you enter or quote the special promotion code ASMIRT2019 when you book to access this offer, and you will be on your way to a fabulous South Australian experience.

*Conditions: Available for immediate booking. Valid for travel 21st March – 8th April. Not valid with any other offer. Promotional code must be quoted at time of booking to receive discount. When booking online, discount will be applied at the checkout. New bookings only. Credit card fees apply. Please check full terms and conditions on the Adelaide Sightseeing brochure on their website. Retail prices may increase at April 1st with new travel year.


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Qantas is delighted to be the exclusive airline partner for the ASMIRT/AACRT 2019 Conference being held in Adelaide.

Qantas are offering registered delegates and travel partners special discounted airfares which are easily booked online via the dedicated booking portal below. When booking, use the allocated code to access these airfares. Please note: multiple stopover flights are excluded from this offer.


Qantas is Australia’s largest domestic and international airline and is widely regarded as the world’s leading long distance airline. With a reputation for excellence in safety, operational reliability, and world class customer service; Qantas offers a truly global network proposition for delegates travelling to Adelaide for the AACRT Conference in 2019. Upon registration, you will receive a special code to take advantage of this deal.


Click here to make a booking.




Book your travel flights for the conference through QANTAS and you will be automatically entered into the draw to win a $500 QANTAS travel voucher to go towards your next book now!





The following information has been provided by the Australian Government Department of Immigration and Border Protection. It contains information about visa requirements to visit Australia and how to apply for an eVisitor visa or an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) visa. 

eVisitor and ETA visas are electronically stored authority for travel to Australia. You must be outside Australia when you apply and when the visa is decided. You should apply for your visa at least two weeks before you travel. Please wait for a decision once your application has been completed, do not make arrangements to travel to Australia until you are advised that you have been granted a visa.
An ETA visa may be required to travel to Australia. Only certain passport holders can apply for this visa online. You may need to use a travel agent to apply for this visa.

You will not receive a stamp or label in your passport. You will be provided with a confirmation for your records. Average processing time for this visa is less than one day. Your ETA lets you enter Australia for up to three months at a time as a tourist or for business visitor purposes. You are also permitted to study in Australia for up to three months in some circumstances.

You might be able to get this ETA visa if:

  • you hold an eligible passport and your passport will be valid for at least six months from the time you leave Australia
  • you are travelling to Australia as a tourist or for business visitor purposes.

Tourist activities include holidays, recreation or seeing family and friends.

Business visitor activities include participating in conferences, trade fairs or seminars (as long as you are not being paid by the organisers for your participation as well as:

  • making general business or employment enquiries
  • investigating, negotiating, signing or reviewing a business contract
  • activities carried out as part of an official government-to-government visit.


Business activities do not include short-term work. If you want to work in Australia, you can apply for a Temporary Work (Short Stay Activity) visa (Subclass 400).
To find the right visa for you, please visit:

Other important things to note:

  • apply for your visa in advance to allow for variances in processing times.
  • consider Australia's health and character requirements, which you may have to meet as part of the visa application process.
  • ensure you obtain a confirmation of your registration or a letter of invitation, to attach to your visa application.
  • participants required to lodge paper-based visa applications should do so at the Australian visa office nearest to their current country of residence.


The International Event Coordinator Network might not be able to help if participants do not lodge their visa applications within recommended timeframes.

If you require a letter confirming your registration for the conference etc. please email requesting this. We are also happy to collect your passport information and details, and forward it onto the INTERNATIONAL EVENT COORDINATOR NETWORK (IECN), so they are expecting your Visa application. 




Participants, attendees and speakers that will not be working, performing or otherwise be paid to contribute at the event: 






Attendees, speakers and exhibitors that will be working, performing or otherwise be paid to contribute at the event may be eligible for the following visa options:



Please note that a the letter of support from an Australian organisation is a legislative requirement for the Temporary Activity (subclass 408)(Invited Participant) visa.   



To book your discounted flights, use the code AACRT19.


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Adelaide has a wide variety of accommodation to suit all budgets - choose accommodation that's right for you.
ASMIRT has these recommendations, all chosen for their close proximity to the Adelaide Convention Centre (ACC).
AACRT 2019 has discounted accommodation at several of these hotels, which are booked through the conference registration site.
InHouse Event Solutions are the official accommodation booking agent for AACRT 2019.
If you have any queries regarding accommodation please contact InHouse Event Solutions,

Intercon Adel 

InterContinental Adelaide

An Award Winning Luxury Hotel located adjacent to the Adelaide Convention Centre, InterContinental Adelaide provides excellent city centre accommodation. A quick walk from the hotel door will lead you into the eclectic cultural area of the North Terrace, home to many attractions including the Parliament House, botanical gardens, the Art Gallery of South Australia and many premier shopping boutiques.

Distance from ACC - 50 m

Rates per Night - Guest room - $260 pn

    Oaks Embassy  

Oaks Embassy

Located opposite the Adelaide Convention Centre in Adelaide’s vibrant West End, Oaks Embassy is the perfect accommodation choice for your next business trip to the South Australian capital. Their spacious apartments offer full hotel services and are a popular choice for great-value Adelaide CBD accommodation for business. All apartments are fully self-contained and boast contemporary furnishings, cable TV, internet access, direct dial telephones, writing desks and individually controlled reverse cycle air conditioning.

Distance from ACC - 100 m

Rates per Night - 1 bedroom apartment - $185 pn, inc WiFi, 2 bedroom apartment - $245 pn inc WiFi

  Intercon Adelaide  

Oaks Horizons

Oaks Horizons is a spacious and stylish apartment-style hotel conveniently located on North Terrace in the heart of Adelaide’s CBD, opposite the Adelaide Convention Centre. This property offers a range of modern one and two bedroom self-contained apartments with fully-equipped kitchen and laundry facilities, a private balcony with city views, writing desk and WiFi.

Distance from ACC -100 m

Rates per Night - 1 bedroom apartment - $185 pn inc WiFi, 2 bedroom apartment - $245 pn inc WiFi


The Playford Adelaide by MGallery

Located only 150m from the Convention centre, The Playford Adelaide by MGallery is a 5 star Hotel right in the heart of Adelaide’s cultural precinct brings together a rich tapestry of South Australia’s food, wine and artistry with a passion for service excellence and genuine hospitality. 

Distance from ACC -150 m

Rates per Night - Guest room - $215 pn, inc WiFi

 Holiday Inn   

Holiday Inn Express

The new Holiday Inn Express Adelaide City Centre is situated in the vibrant north-west quarter of Adelaide’s central business district. The great location provides easy accessibility to Adelaide Oval, Adelaide Convention Centre, the new Royal Adelaide Hospital, the SA Health and Medical Research Institute, University of South Australia, Adelaide Casino and Rundle Mall shopping.

Distance from ACC - 300 m

Rates per Night - Standard room - $189 pn inc WiFi and their Express Start breakfast or Grab and Go Option






Rockford Adelaide

Perfectly located in the vibrant West End, the Adelaide Rockford is within walking distance of the Convention Centre, Rundle Mall, Skycity Casino, museums and galleries. This 4-star boutique hotel features a panoramic rooftop pool and entertainment area, plus an inviting bar and restaurant.

Distance from ACC - 300 m

Rates per Night - Superior king room - $189 pn inc WiFi



 Mercure Grosvenor    

Mercure Grosvenor Hotel

Mercure Grosvenor Hotel Adelaide is a 4 star hotel superbly situated on North Terrace in the heart of the city, opposite the Adelaide Convention Centre, Casino and Adelaide Oval. 245 rooms and suites feature bright, modern furnishings and state-of-the-art amenities, and a wide range of room types make this the ideal choice for business travellers.

Distance from ACC - 300 m

Rates per Night - Standard room - $169 pn inc WiFi



   Stamford Plaza  


Stamford Plaza Adelaide Hotel

Stamford Plaza Adelaide Hotel is superbly situated in the heart of the city on Adelaide's key cultural boulevard, North Terrace. Their excellent location means that you're just a short stroll to the Adelaide Convention Centre. Stamford Plaza Adelaide Hotel offer luxurious Adelaide hotel accommodation rooms and tailor-made packages to enhance the experience of staying in one of the city's premier hotels, host to American Presidents, British Parliamentarians, entertainment and sporting celebrities.

Distance from ACC - 300 m

Rates per Night - Premier city king - $205 pn





Adelaide Riviera

Riviera Hotel is perfectly positioned only 5 minutes from the Convention Centre. Their location in the vibrant West End quarter of Adelaide city gives you easy access to all of Adelaide’s local attractions. including The Adelaide Oval, the South Australian Art Gallery and Museum, , Central Markets, Royal Adelaide Botanical Gardens, Rundle Mall and outstanding restaurants are only a short stroll from the hotel.

Distance from ACC - 400 m

Rates per Night - Standard queen room - $147.25 pn




Adelaide Central YHA Hostel

Adelaide Central YHA hostelis located overlooking a leafy square in the CBD, just a short walk to the Convention Centre as well as the city’s favourite Adelaide Central Market, Adelaide Oval, small bars and Rundle Mall.  To book at Adelaide Central YHA please click here

Distance from ACC - 600 m

Rates per Night - Share from $34 pn

To book at Adelaide Central YHA please click here. To receive a discount of 10% on any room type, please enter the promo code CONV10 at check out.



General information

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AACRT 2019 is the 22nd Asia-Australia Conference of Radiological Technologists, being held in conjunction with ASMIRT 2019, the Australian Society of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy's 14th National Conference.