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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I submit a nomination submissions?

To submit your nomination submission, please refer to the Nominations submissions page. You will be directed to the Nomination submission’s portal with further instructions.

Where is the forum being held?

The Forum is being held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre (BCEC), located on Cnr Merivale and Glenelg Streets, South Bank, Brisbane, QLD 4101. This state-of-the-art convention centre is located just 1.2km from Brisbane CBD and 20 minutes from Brisbane’s Domestic and International Airport.

How do I get around Brisbane?

Brisbane is easily accessible by car, train, bus and taxi. Please refer to the Getting there page to find out more.

What will be weather be like in Brisbane?

The weather in Brisbane in August is quite pleasant. The high seasonal norm is 21 degrees. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 15 degrees during the night. The average day temperature is approximately 18 degrees. Light jackets are recommended for the air conditioned Forum session rooms.

What is the time zone in Brisbane?

In August, Brisbane operates on Australian Eastern Standard Time (GMT+10).

Are there visitor information centres in Brisbane?

Yes, there is 5 information centres around Brisbane. For more information refer to the Visit Brisbane page. Alternatively your hotel may be able to assist with your sightseeing queries.

Who do I contact if I want more information?

Please get in touch with us if you have further questions:

MCI Australia
T: +61 7 3858 5400

For any further questions, please contact us here or email