Venue Information

The 2024 Development Futures Conference will be convened at the University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus.

You can find information on how to get there here.

The conference will be held at the Arts West (148a) and Old Arts(149) buildings. Registration, information desk and catering will be held in the Atrium of the Arts West building.

Public Transport

If you are new to Melbourne, you can look up the Public Transport Victoria to Plan your Journey, get your Myki card or download the App to navigate the city transport.

Airport Transfer

To get to the city from Melbourne Tullamarine airport you can use the SkyBus service, Taxis or Uber. Please note that Zone B is for all UberX pickups. Zone A and Zone C, located at either end of the pickup area, are for all other ride options — including Premier, Comfort and UberXL.


There is a range of hotels and other types of accommodations available in the city and near the campus. You can utilize various platforms to explore the options that best suit your needs. Please note that the University of Melbourne does not provide temporary accommodation for travelling students or PhD candidates.




Hostels and Budget accommodation

Please note that DSAA cannot assist participants with their travel arrangements. Thank you for your understanding.