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Event and Venue Information


5.45pm - 10:00pm Friday 1 March 2013 – Drinks and dinner
8:30am - 5:00pm Saturday 2 March 2013 – Presentations and breakout sessions

Special Note: Minister Mark Butler will speak during pre-dinner drinks on Friday at 6pm. Guests are requested to arrive promptly at 5.45pm please.


The Grace Hotel, 77 York Street Sydney
Tel: 9272 6888

Situated in the heart of Sydney's CBD, The Grace Hotel is on the corner of King and York Streets. Town Hall Station is only one block away and the property is close to major bus routes and walking distance from Circular Quay ferry wharf.

Location of forum events

All forum events will be held on Level 2.

Accommodation & Meals

Attendees who have confirmed they require a complimentary hotel room on Friday, March 1st have received personal accommodation reservation number. Please quote your number to assist with your hotel check in. Guests staying at the hotel will be responsible for any incidental costs during their stay.

Dinner will be provided on Friday evening along with coffee breaks and luncheon on Saturday.

Name badges

Attendees will receive name badges during pre-dinner drinks on Friday and will be required to wear these throughout the forum to gain access to sessions.

The Grace Hotel - Car park

The car park is located at 124 Clarence Street between Market and King Streets. Special parking rate for hotel guests is $45 for a 24-hour period. Please go to the hotel's reception desk to get your parking voucher validated to obtain this rate. There is limited parking at the hotel and below is the alternate car park's details.

Secure Car Park - 383 Kent Street

This is open 24 hours 7 days per week and you obtain the special rate by having your car park voucher validated as above.

Directions when exiting The Grace Hotel's car park:

  • Turn right on Clarence Street
  • Turn right on to King Street
  • Turn right on to York Street and continue past The Grace Hotel and turn right on to Market Street
  • Turn right on to Kent Street - Secure Parking is on the left


Smart casual dress will be suitable for all forum activities including Friday's dinner.

Hearing Health Advocacy Forum Program

Hearing Health Advocacy Forum Program

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