ATTENDING SoERC 2024
The 2024 host institution, the Curtin Institute for Energy Transition (CIET), is delighted to welcome attendees to Curtin's Bentley campus in Perth, Western Australia. The conference will be held in TL Robertson Library, which was reopened in early 2023 after a design and architectural transformation.
Our Accommodation specialists have secured rooms at Nesuto Curtin, with discounted rates exclusively for attendees of the Conference.
0.7 km from TL Robertson Library Curtin University
Nesuto Curtin is located in the suburb of Bentley, a bustling commercial and educational hub just 8km South of Perth CBD. Nesuto Curtin Perth Hotel, is situated in a great location, located right in the heart of Curtin University, opposite Curtin Stadium and Curtin Central Bus Station with a direct bus to Optus Stadium on special event days. Nesuto Curtin Perth Hotel is the ideal accommodation choice for anyone wanting accommodation close to the University and to stay within close proximity to Perth’s CBD. Our facilities include 24-hour Reception and a friendly team always on hand to assist, housekeeping service, on campus parking (subject to availability), free WiFi, Karla Mia Lounge, meeting and conference facilities and drycleaning services.
Superior Room: $195/night
2-Bedroom Suite: $305/night
If you have already registered to attend the State of Energy Research Conference and require accommodation, please contact the Conference managers via firstname.lastname@example.org to add accommodation to your existing registration.
Cost Per Night
Distance from Curtin
Quest Mounts Bay Road (4 Star)
$229 per night
11.6km 15-minute drive
130 Mounts Bay Rd, Perth WA 6000
Nesuto Mounts Bay (4 Star)
$249 per night
9.5km 12-minute drive
112 Mounts Bay Road, Perth WA 6000
Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central (3.5 Star)
$259 per night
9.6km 14-minute drive
24 Mount St, Perth WA 6000
Metro Hotel Perth (4 Star)
$144 per night
4.5km 8-minute drive
61 Canning Highway, South Perth, Western Australia, 6151
Aloft Perth (4 Star)
$369 per night
7.2km 10-minute drive
27 Rowe Ave, Rivervale WA 6103
One night’s deposit is non-refundable if cancelled by Monday 15 January 2024.
100% of room nights booked will be charged for any cancellation within 14 days prior.
Wednesday 14 February
Venue: TL Robertson
Time: 6:00-7:30 PM
Inclusions: Drinks and canapes
Thursday 15 February
Speaker: Matthias Jahn (Fraunhofer)
Venue: Fraser's Kings Park
Time: 7:00-10:00 PM
Inclusions: 2-course meal with drinks
Dress code: Smart casual
The Conference Dinner is included in your registration category, additional tickets can be purchased for $135
Perth Airport is located 12 kilometres from Curtin University, approximately a 15 minute drive. The following transport options are available:
A regular public transport services operates between all Perth Airport Terminals and Curtin University. Click here to view more information on this service, including maps and timetables. To view pricing please visit www.transperth.wa.gov.au/tickets-fares.
A taxi trip from the airport terminals to Curtin University will take approximately 15 minutes depending on the time of day. The journey will cost approximately A$30.00 – A$50.00. All taxis are meter operated by time and distance and operate twenty-four hours a day. Taxis indicate they are vacant by illuminating their sign on the roof. Taxis are easily accessible from the airport; there are ranks outside both the international and domestic terminals.
An Uber is approximately A$35.00 from the Airport to Perth’s City Centre. Please note your pickup location depends on your terminal and ride option. Follow the below steps if you would like to utilise an Uber service:
Download the Uber App on your mobile device by searching ‘Uber’ in iTunes or Google Play.
Create an account and enter your details as directed.
Please wait until you have collected your luggage and are ready to leave the airport before requesting your ride using the Uber app.
Exit the terminal - The pickup location will depend on the type of vehicle you have selected. Please refer to the instructions below to find out where to meet your driver.
Look for your vehicle and driver – if you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
For fare estimates, visit the Uber website here.
There are dedicated rideshare pick-up bays within easy walking distance of each terminal. Simply follow the directions on the terminal signage to the nearest rideshare pick-up bay. Click here to view the location on a map.