Social & Networking Events
11 January 2019 | 10:30 am
12-13 January 2019
11-13 January 2019
11 January 2019
6 – 8pm
12 January 2019
13 January 2019
7 – 11pm
General Event Information
At Tennis Australia, we strive to provide delegates with a safe and memorable experience at the Grand Slam Coaches’ Conference. Below is a range of information to support you in attending the conference.
11-13 January 2019 | Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre | Refer to the event schedule for start/finish times.
There is a selection of parking facilities available around the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
DFO South Wharf
DFO South Wharf parking is directly over the road from the Melbourne Convention Centre (DFO Shopping Centre entrance). For more information including prices, please visit www.dfo.com.au/south-wharf/info/getting-here/#car.
Crown Casino parking is directly over the road from the Melbourne Exhibition Centre (Clarendon street entrance). For more information including prices, please visit www.crownmelbourne.com.au/general/parking/information
Tram routes 96, 109 and 12 (Stop 124A Casino/MCEC) will all take you to the Clarendon street entrance of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. Otherwise, tram routes 48 and 70 (Stop D5) take you to Flinders Street. From there, it’s just a short walk up Clarendon street to reach the venue.
Melbourne hosts a selection of accommodation choices to suit your budget needs. Should you have any enquiries related to accommodation providers, please don’t hesitate to contact [email protected].
Delegate gift bags
Delegates attending the full conference will receive a delegate gift pack with the exception of Team member(s) who are linked through the special offer ‘Tennis Australia Coaching Business’.
All delegates will be provided with an official Grand Slam Coaches’ Conference program, schedule and pen upon entering the conference.
During the conference, delegates will be provided with catering and refreshments. If you have any dietary requirements, please advise Tennis Australia prior to the conference.
If you’re travelling from interstate or have a large bag, Tennis Australia will have cloak room facilities available for you to store your belongings.
Please note: Tennis Australia are not responsible for any items lost/stolen.
At times during the Coaches’ Conference, presenters may engage with the audience to facilitate a practical workshop. Delegates will not be required to bring their racquet, however, are encourage to wear sporting attire for comfort.