The 2018 Australian Entomological Society Conference

23 - 26 September 2018

Alice Springs Convention Centre in Alice Springs, Northern Territory

Accommodation 2018

We have arranged an ACCOMMODATION block at three venues within walking distance to the Alice Springs Convention Centre. Reservations to be made directly with the venue – please quote the Conference Code when making your booking to ensure the Conference rate.


93 Barrett Drive Alice Springs

Nestled at the foot of the majestic MacDonnell Ranges in Alice Springs, the 4.5 star Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters Hotel offers rooms with a balcony or patio. Situated right next door to the Alice Springs Convention Centre.

Standard Twin Room $150
Deluxe King Room $150
Deluxe Twin Room $170
Premium King Room $190
Suite Rooms $250
Premium Suite $400

To book on these discounted rates, guests can call the hotel on 08 8950 7770 or email and

Quote CONFERENCE CODE: “Entomology Conference” when booking

Alternatively use the below link to book directly on the hotel website.

Entomology Conference


74 Barrett Drive Alice Springs

The Desert Palms Resort is a 3.5-star property offering 80 airconditioned individual studio villas with kitchenettes and private verandah, surrounded by tropical gardens and set around a crystal clear swimming pool with island, gazebo and waterfall. A licensed mini mart is also available for your convenience. Palm trees create a wall of privacy to each unit with trailing bougainvillea to lend a colourful splash amongst the greenery. Tthe Alice Springs international standard golf course is our backyard.

Double / Twin (Queen & Single) $120
Triple (Queen + Single + Foldaway) $135
Quad (4 – Queen + 2 Single) $150

To book this accommodation, guests can call the hotel on Freecall 1800 678 037 or 08 8952 5977 or Fax: 08 8953 4176 or email

Quote CONFERENCE CODE: Entomology Conference 23 – 26 Sept 2018 when Booking

The Desert Palms Alice Springs will accept your cancellation without penalty up to 48 hours before your arrival. This is defined as being before 2pm (the resorts check-in time) two days before you are due to stay. Failure to arrive will result in a no show charge. Cancellation / no show fee equals the first night of your stay. A 10% fee will apply to all prepaid deposits if the booking is cancelled.


46 Stephens Road Alice Springs

Alice in the Territory Hotel is situated adjacent to the Alice Springs Convention Centre at the foot of the MacDonnell Ranges. The hotel offers a variety of rooms and guests can relax by the outdoor swimming pool.

Queen Pool View Room – One Queen Bed $134
Twin Pool View Room – Two Queen beds $144
Family Room 4 – One Queen Bed & one set of Bunks $225

Guests can pre-book a continental at a cost of $12.50 pp
Guests to pay one night’s deposit on booking and the balance 30 days out

Quote CONFERENCE CODE: NES when Booking

To book this accommodation, guests can call the hotel on 08 8952 6100 or Fax: 08 8952 1988 or email