Accommodation and Travel

Getting to Hobart

Virgin Australia Sale

Virgin Australia is the Master Builders Australia National Conference preferred airline of choice. We would encourage delegates to book your flights early and take advantage of the exclusive conference offer that Virgin Australia has established for conference delegates.

The Sale period is a limited time offer from 15 May to 31 July 2017 for Virgin Australia services between domestic cities in Australia to and from Hobart.

The travel period for this offer is from 16 November to 2 December 2017, allowing delegates the opportunity to extend their stay and discover more of Tasmania.

All fares purchased using the booking tile are subject to the fare type terms and conditions provided on the Virgin Australia website.


Make the famous Bass Strait crossing on the iconic Spirit of Tasmania

The Spirit of Tasmania has set up an exclusive members page.

When booking/amending via this page, members will have access to the best available fares on their chosen sailing dates.

  • All passenger, accommodation and vehicle space is subject to availability at time of booking/amending.
  • Please keep in mind our fares do fluctuate and are subject to change until payment has been made and a booking number and e-ticket provided.
  • Please note booking and amendment fees do apply.
  • Bookings for this event are valid for travel between 01/10/2017 to the 15/12/2017
  • When booking via the Exclusive Members Page, the following fare types will be offered (subject to availability):-
    • Master Builders Aust. 17 Conf. & Awards (Spirit)
    • Master Builders Aust. 17 Conf. & Awards (Flexi)

For more information and to book.

Alternatively availability and bookings can be requested via the Customer Contact Centre on 132010.


Take advantage of Master Builders Tasmania's partnership with Europcar

Receive a 10% discount on car rentals at Europcar.

A Discount of 10% applies to base rate (time and kilometres) of rental only. Base rate excludes Vehicle Registration Recovery Fee (VRRF). Discount will be incorporated into your total price at Quote Summary stage.



Where are you staying? Preferred Conference Hotels

A variety of hotel and apartment accommodation is available in and around Hobart. However Accommodation will be in demand in November during the conference so we have block booked a number of rooms at three hotels for delegates, IBIS, The Old Woolstore Apartments and the RACV Apartment Hotel. All are about an 8 minute walk to the conference venue. We would urge you to book early.

IBIS: Accommodation starts from $220.00 per room, per night, room only.

Please quote confirmation code MAS241117.

Book via email or phone 03 6289 8500.

The Old Woolstore Apartments - book direct: Quote group code 293147  phone 1800 814676 and or email

Rates: Studio Apartment $225 per night, One Bedroom Apartment $245 per night, Two bedroom Apartment $335 per night.

Discount ends Friday 27 October


RACV Apartment Hotel -  Please book direct: Quote group code Master Builders Conference PH 03 6270 8600 or email your requirements to

Rates: Hotel King Room $193 per night, One Bedroom King Apartment $222 per night.

Discount ends Friday 27 October