Equally Well 2022 Symposium

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Frequently Asked Questions

Location & venue

In support of the Equally Well project Griffith University are kindly sponsoring our 2021 symposium. The event will be held in the Griffith Health Centre:

Griffith Health Centre (G40)
Griffith University
Gold Coast Campus
1 Parklands Drive, Southport
Queensland, 4215

The Griffith Health Centre provides modern facilities and is fully equipped with mobility access.


This is a free 2-day event.

Registrations are through Eventbrite; please ensure you register for each day you wish to attend.


Griffith University provides casual parking: all-day casual parking zones and two-hour parking zones.

There are three payment options; EFTPOS, Pay-by-Plate parking machines or PayStay App. The PayStay App allows you to pay directly from your phone.

Public transport

The venue is a short walk from the Gold Coast University Hospital station.


Listed below are suggested places of accommodation located on the tram line for access to Griffith University.

Meriton Suites, Southport

Set in a modern high-rise tower, these polished, serviced apartments are close to the beach and the tram with direct connection to Griffith University, Gold Coast campus. The sleek, contemporary studios and suites feature tiled floors, balconies, and kitchenettes with washer/dryers. They also have free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TVs with premium channels.


Neptune Resort

Neptune Resort is the ideal accommodation choice for visitors to the Gold Coast wanting to experience the fun and atmosphere without blowing the budget.

Broadbeach Travel Inn Apartments

The bright 1 and 2 bedroom units are a short 8 minute walk from Jupiters Casino and come with features such as Wi-Fi and satellite TV, living rooms, kitchens and balcony’s.

Aruba Beach Resort

Aruba Beach Resort is located in cosmopolitan Broadbeach, right in the heart of the vibrant Gold Coast. With spacious living areas, fully equip kitchens and private balconies. The 3.5 star rated apartments are a 200m metre walk from the beach, as well as a 5 minute walk from Jupiters Casino.

Mantra Southport Sharks

A 15-min. walk to Griffith University, Gold Coast, but further from the beach.

Broadwater Tourist Park

Main Beach Tourist Park