Getting to Hobart, Tasmania
As Australia’s only island state, access to Tasmania is by air and sea only.
Regular flights depart from Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane directly into Hobart. Multiple flights are available throughout the day into Hobart Airport. Click below to visit the airport website for more information about flights and travel to Tasmania. Car rental, shuttles and buses available.
If you have more time and want to explore the region, travel can be made by sea on the Spirit of Tasmania. Departing from Melbourne and arriving in Devonport this is ideal for guests wishing to bring their own vehicle and make the most Tasmania’s touring potential. Several major hire car companies are conveniently located at the Devonport Passenger Terminal making sea travel a possibility for international guests as well.
Special rates have been negotiated for World Seabird Conference delegates based on availability.
Passports & Visas
There are many different types of visa available to visit Australia and visitors are required to have a valid passport. Information on visas may be obtained from the Australian Government of Home Affairs website:
The WSC3 Secretariat and Podium Conference Specialists will provide assistance in obtaining visas in the form of support letters once registration is confirmed and fully paid for.
To request a visa support letter once you have registered and paid in full, click below.
For more information about Tasmania and the surrounding area, please click below to visit their tourism website.
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