The conference is being held at Saint Ignatius’ College, Riverview; a Catholic school in the Jesuit tradition in Sydney, New South Wales. Riverview is a boys school for students in Years 5 to 12. Situated on the leafy north shore of Sydney, the College has delivered quality education to both local and boarding students since 1880. Go to website >>>
The boarding houses are in the school grounds and are very quiet. All rooms are single and some are twin with single beds. The rooms are simple but nice. There are no ensuites but there are plenty of showers and toilets on each floor.
Each floor has a lovely common room where you can make tea and/or coffee and there are also soft drink vending machines. The common rooms also have distant views of the city.
Breakfast is included in the price and is taken each morning in the boarders dining room, which is a short walk from the sleeping quarters. There are beautiful gardens which you would be free to walk in.
Cost: $80 per night
Bus: Route 254 or 253 – City to Riverview
Train: From Chatswood station get a bus to the Lane Cove interchange. It is then a 20 minute walk down to Tambourine Bay and the school, or catch the 254/253 bus to Riverview.
To view the 14 sites of the Riverview Environment Walk, go to: https://vimeo.com/channels/environmentwalk