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MolSim 2017

MolSim 2017 will be held at the main Bentley Campus of Curtin University which is located approximately 8 km south of the Perth CBD.


During semester, there is very limited short-term accommodation options on campus for non-Curtin students or visiting academics. Off campus, the closest accommodations are in the suburbs East Victoria Park, South Perth or Bentley. All are about 20 min bus ride from Curtin (including the walk to the bus station). There is plenty of options in the city, from which it is about a 30 min bus ride (or train/bus ride) to Curtin.


There are two apartments in the Rotary House at Kurrajong Village, which is just a street away from Bentley campus. Each apartment sleeps 2 people (in a double bed) and has a kitchen and bathroom

To book please contact Mr Norm Johnson by phone +61 8 9266 4646 or email First come, first served.



Bentley Motel, 1235 Albany Highway. About 3.4 km from Curtin.

Double room (2 beds) for $140

Triple room (1 Queen, 1 single bed) for $170

600m from the bus station (Stop Number 12084). From there the 72 or 34 bus takes 10 min to drive to Curtin.


South Perth

Metro Hotel Perth, 61 Canning Hwy, South Perth. About 5 km for Curtin

Standard rooms with one queen bed, or two king beds, or 1 king and 2 single beds for $179

900m from the bus station (Stop Number 11738). From there the 72 bus takes 13 min to drive to Curtin.


East Victoria Park

Victoria Park Lodge, 65 Leonard Street, Victoria Park. About 3.5 km from Curtin

Standard twin rooms with private bathroom from $69

There is 4 bed and 6 bed mixed dorms with shared bathrooms available from $22

900m from the bus station (Stop Number 11750). From there the 72 bus takes 12 min to drive to Curtin.

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Durham Lodge (Boutique B&B), 165 Shepperton Rd, Victoria Park. About 4 km from Curtin

1 Twin Room (2 beds) from $200

1 room with a Queen or King bed (fits 2 people) from $190

400m from the bus station (Stop Number 11714). From there the 970 bus takes 11 min to drive to Curtin.


Perth City

There is a plenty of options in Perth city. The bus or train connections for Curtin are from Elizabeth Quay (The Esplanade). From there it takes about 30 min to Curtin with the 72 bus or with the train and bus (Mandurah train lain to Canning bridge, then bus 960 to Curtin).

There are a large number of hotels and apartments of varying price ranges close to Elizabeth Quay

There is also the options of using AirBnB or similar services through which there might be places closer to Curtin.


Public transport

For timetables and best connections please use the Transperth Journey planner