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Materials Innovations In Surface Engineering 2023

MISE 2023 will be held at The University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia.

If you are arriving from interstate or overseas, head to the details on the Conference Venue page for information on transport :

There are a variety of accommodation options available nearby the University’s St Lucia campus. The following hotels all offer good rooms at reasonable prices.

Accommodation in St Lucia and Surrounds

St Lucia is one of Brisbane’s stunning riverside suburbs and home to the history University of Queensland campus.

Essence Suites Taringa

Only a six minute drive away, the Essence Suites in Taringa is a 4-star hotel with with self-contained apartments ideal for both short and long-term stays. Each apartment is fully furnished with complimentary secure car parking. Wifi, gym access and more are available. Find more information here:

Benson Court Motel

Benson Court Motel is a budget friendly in Toowong just a three-minute drive from the University of Queensland campus. Just a three-minute walk from Toowong train station, the motel is surrounded by a leafy residential area with quick access to shops and restaurants. Nearby is the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Find out more here:

Jephson Hotel

A five-minute drive from the University of Queensland, Jephson hotel boasts convenient access to public transport with the Toowong train station just a short walk away. Nearby are the Brisbane Botanic Gardens and the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art. The laid-back hotel features Wi-Fi access, free parking and more. Find more information here:


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Accommodation in Brisbane


There are a variety of accommodation options throughout the Brisbane city, keeping in mind that travelling to the campus will require slightly more time whether you are travelling by car or public transport.

Novotel Brisbane South Bank

A riverfront location close to the Queensland Museum and a happening nightlife with many restaurant options. This central spot will make sure you’re right in the middle of all of that Brisbane has to offer. Free wi-fi, paid parking, paid breakfast and an outdoor pool are included in the amenities. Find more information here:

Arena Apartments

The Arena Apartments are just a kilometre from South Brisbane train station and offer contemporary but relaxed accommodation with kitchens and living areas included. Balconies with great city views along with free Wi-Fi and washing facilities make this a great option for the weekend. Find more information here:

Rydges South Bank Brisbane

This four-start hotel boasts one of the best locations in Brisbane along the river with stunning views of Mount Coot-tha. A five-minute walk from the South Brisbane Train Station and is just a stone’s thow away from the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art. Within the hotel is a restaurant, café and bar along with a heated outdoor pool and sauna. Find more information here:

Further information

For further information about MISE2023, contact Tanya Smith on or +61 3 9326 7266.