REES AAEE 2O21 Research in Engineering Education Symposium & Australasian Association for Engineering Education 1

Conference Venue

EZONE, Perth

The Faculty of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences has built a new home to transform the way EMS educates students, undertakes research and engages with the community.

EZONE UWA provides an unparalleled student experience, building an innovative and collaborative culture based on a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) capability like no other in the country. EZONE UWA is a massive investment, both financial and intellectual, in WA’s knowledge economy that will deliver outstanding graduates and innovative solutions.

Leading corporations including BHP and Woodside Energy have prioritised the development with substantial multimillion-dollar investments, and a number of alumni have donated generous gifts.

Shops and cafes are within a short walk of the conference venue.

The Awards Dinner on Tuesday 7 December 2021 will be at Frasers in Kings Park, overlooking the Swan River and Perth city.


Kenata Apartments are directly across the road from EZONE. The colleges (Trinity, St George’s and St Catherine’s) are a 15-minute walk through the beautiful UWA campus to the conference venue.

The hotels in Perth city are a short taxi ride, or short bus trip, or a 40-minute walk around the river to the conference venue. The Pamelia is most convenient to public transport and on the closest side of the city to the conference venue.

Bookings can be made directly with each property.

Parmelia Hilton Perth

Located in the heart of Perth CBD, Parmelia Hilton offers a swimming pool and a restaurant. All air-conditioned rooms offer a flat-screen TV with 10 cable channels and in-room movies.

All rooms are elegantly decorated and include a refrigerator, a safety deposit box and a work desk. Each room has a private bathroom with a shower and fluffy bathrobes. Some rooms offer a balcony or marble bathroom.

Parmelia Hilton features a business center and a 24-hour front desk. Dry cleaning, luggage storage and car rental services are all available. An off site valet parking service is on offer for an additional fee and subject to availability.

Adelphi Grill is open daily and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy a beer or glass of wine while being served sizzling steaks, meats or fish from the grill.

The property is walking distance to Perth Arena and only a short drive to the new Optus Stadium. Parmelia Hilton is 10 minutes’ walk from Swan River. Perth International Airport is a 25-minute drive away. Elizabeth Quay is just a 7-minute walk away.

The Ritz-Carlton Perth

Cutting a striking silhouette along the Swan River, The Ritz-Carlton, Perth evokes timeless luxury and the joy of discovery. Set within a stunning building on Elizabeth Quay, the hotel overlooks the river, skyline and urban parks. The beauty and bounty of Western Australia are celebrated through culinary experiences highlighting local ingredients, a river-view infinity pool and a luxury spa featuring bespoke pampering rituals.

Guest rooms and suites highlight the hotel’s waterfront location with floor-to-ceiling windows and adjacent seating areas overlooking the skyline, river, quay and Bell Tower. Spacious, luxurious bathrooms include a dual vanity and standalone soaking tub.

Forrest Hall

Forrest Hall offers modern self-catering studio and two bedroom apartments, available to visiting scholars and academics for short stays.

Each apartment features a private bathroom, kitchenette and lounge area, and a balcony or terrace with panoramic views of the Swan River and Matilda Bay.

To ensure every opportunity to cultivate and stimulate learning is realised, the apartments are complemented by exceptional common spaces, including dedicated study and lounge areas; as well as a library and resource centre.

Forrest Hall also boasts an outdoor terrace with river views and beautifully landscaped grounds, with direct pedestrian access to the river and Matilda Bay Reserve

Kenata – Fairway Apartments

Kenata-Fairway is a small, quiet block of spacious two bedroom apartments providing quality short and longer term accommodation close to the University of Western Australia.

Brilliant location, space and privacy, yet more economical than a hotel.

All apartments are air conditioned, self contained, fully furnished and equipped including full modern kitchen and own washing machine.

Digital television, phone and broadband internet (with Free Wi-Fi). On-site, off-road parking. Self service/Self care facilities.

Trinity on Hampden

At Trinity on Hampden, we provide our guests with a comfortable and affordable accommodation in Crawley, a centrally located area. Staying with us means staying in a primary location and having an array of eateries, bars, and attractions at your fingertips.

Stay in our air-conditioned, en-suite rooms which are perfect for business or leisure travel. Free Wi-Fi and parking are also included. Feel free to relax in our beautifully maintained gardens and make use of our common areas.

We’re conveniently located within the heart of the Western Suburbs whilst still being very close to Perth’s CBD, providing our guests with easy access to the city, Kings Park, Fremantle, beautiful beaches and of course our local Nedlands café strip, which is only a short stroll from your room.

St George’s College

St George’s College offers a wide variety of accommodation. Our 245 rooms and 6 townhouses, range from en suites rooms to rooms with shared bathroom facilities. All rooms have air-conditioning and many of our Original Wing rooms provide sweeping views across the Swan River. The College is the perfect base from which to explore the University of Western Australia, the City of Perth, and other landmarks.

Outside the academic year, the college welcomes conference groups, associations, sporting groups, retreats, and individual travellers. We are conveniently located close to restaurants and shops, community services, and the University of Western Australia’s sporting facilities.

St Catherine’s on Park

St Catherine’s on Park offers a unique travel and event experience. Situated adjacent to The University of Western Australia Crawley campus and just minutes from Kings Park, foodie hotspots and historic tourist attractions like the Crawley Boatshed.

Offering personalised service and sophistication, our contemporary 21 self-contained and serviced executive apartments and premium rooms offer guests an unforgettable experience.

Quest Mounts Bay Road

Quest Mounts Bay Road serviced apartment style hotel rooms offer guests a relaxed and comfortable Perth CBD accommodation experience perfect for short or long stays.

Quest Mounts Bay Road is conveniently located within 8 minutes of Perth’s CBD. It is nestled against the Kings Park Hillside and Botanic Gardens, Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, along with Perth Arena, State Theatre, Esplanade Station and Elizabeth Quay. Free hop on hop off bus stop located at the front of the property.

Quest Mounts Bay Road has 71 serviced apartments including Studios and One Bedroom Apartments.


UWA Conference Convenor

Susan Marie

Registration Queries

Julie Jerbic, Watermark Events
0402 189 948