General Information

Getting to Cairns

Air 

Cairns’s international and domestic airports are located around a 15 minute drive from Cairns CBD. There are two terminals at the Cairns airport, International and Domestic. The terminals are connected by a covered walkway. There are a range of direct flights and low cost flares available so we encourage you to explore all the options available.

Airlines

Qantas   13 13 13 www.qantas.com
Virgin Australia   13 67 89 www.virginaustralia.com.au
Jetstar        13 15 38   www.jetstar.com
Tiger Air      +61 3 9335 3033 www.tigerair.com.au

Airport Transfers

Airport Connect 

Translink offer services to Cairns City or the Northern Beaches from Sheridan Street for a minimum cost of $2.20 for an adult single fare. Click here for Timetables

 Airport Connect: $4 one way / $6 return

Shuttle Bus

Sun Palm Transport Group operates the only accredited airport shuttle

Taxi 

Each terminal has its own sheltered taxi rank at the front of each terminal building, simply follow the signage in the terminal.

For more information about taxis, phone 131 008 or visit www.cairnstaxis.com.au.

Ride Share  

Cairns Airport now has dedicated ride-booking pick up zones at both T1 (International) and T2 (Domestic). Look for signs indicating Ride-Booking outside the terminals.

T1(International) zone – eastern end of terminal, just to the right of bus pick-up area.
T2(Domestic) zone – northern end of public pick-up lane.

Car Rental

The below six car hire companies are located on site and have car hire counters located in the Arrivals Hall of both T1 and T2.  

Avis   07 4033 9555  www.avis.com.au
Budget   07 4033 9777 www.budget.com.au
Europcar   07 4034 9088   www.europecar.com.au
Hertz    07 4035 9299 www.hertz.com.au
Redspot   07 4034 9052    www.redspot.com.au
Thrifty       07 4033 9800    www.thrifty.com.au

Certificate of Attendance

Each delegate who attended the Congress will receive a certificate of attendance via email once the Congress has concluded. The certificate will contain confirmation of attendance to those who have attended the RANZCP 2019 Congress. These credits will not be certified by a national or regional CME accrediting agency. Accompanying persons of the Congress will not be awarded a certificate.

Insurance

Delegates are strongly advised to secure appropriate travel and health insurance. Delegate registration fees do not provide any insurance coverage. The Organising Committee and the Congress Office accept no responsibility for any loss in this regard.

Language

The official language of the Congress is English.

People with Special Needs

Every effort is made to ensure people with special needs are catered for. Should you require any specific assistance, please include a notation with your registration form to enable us to make your stay in Cairns a pleasant and comfortable experience.

Time Zone

Cairns is on Australian Eastern Standard Time: UTC +10:00.

Disclaimer

The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists’ 2019 Congress (RANZCP 2019 Congress) including the Congress Organisers will not accept liability for the damages of any nature sustained by participants or their accompanying persons for loss or damage to their personal property as a result of the RANZCP 2019 Congress and exhibition or related events.

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