Our conference venue, Newcastle Exhibition and Convention Centre (NEX) is located in the heart of Newcastle within walking distance of local attractions and accommodation.

Parking is available at NEX at a rate of $3.00 per hour or $8.00 per day if you arrive between 6.30am-8.30am and depart prior to 6.00pm.

Address:  309 King Street, Newcastle NSW

Phone:    02 4926 6211

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The Conference Organisers have secured rooms at our partner hotels Travelodge Newcastle & the new Holiday Inn Express Newcastle with special rates exclusively for NSW Weeds Conference delegates.

Please note:-


TO BOOK WITH HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS NEWCASTLE, PLEASE CONTACT THEM DIRECTLY ON 02 4064 8888, bookings have closed through our conference registration portal.


Newcastle is serviced by a Light Rail network operating from the Newcastle Interchange in Wickham to Newcastle Beach in the east end of the city.  With six convenient stops, Newcastle Light Rail is the new way to explore Newcastle’s city centre.  The service operates from 5am to 1am, seven days a week. 


Tap on with your Opal Card or purchase a single trip ticket at ticket machines on each platform.  The closest stop to both NEX and Travelodge Newcastle is Honeysuckle.

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Contact Us: 

02 4905 0632