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8point8 2018 was held across three venues, all within close proximity to one another, and all easily accessible by foot or vehicle.

Below are the details of our Welcome Drinks, Conference and Wave Awards Gala Dinner venues.


Welcome Drinks

This is an unofficial event for delegates and speakers to network prior to the event should they be inclined. Beverages can be purchased at the bar.


Tuesday 21st August, 6pm

Romano's Hotel, 81 Fitzmaurice Street, Wagga Wagga

Parking is available in and around Romano's in Fitzmaurice and Sturt Street.

Disabled access

Disabled toilets


8point8 Conference


Wednesday 22nd August - Thursday 23rd August

Wagga Wagga Civic Theatre, Burns Way (off Tarcutta St), Wagga Wagga

Wagga Wagga Civic Theatre is located on Burns Way and Tarcutta Street across the road from the Visitor Information Centre.

Free parking is available in close proximity to the Wagga Wagga Civic Theatre. Car Parks are located in Cross Street, and at the corner of Morrow and O'Reilly Streets, (entry via O'Reilly Street). There is disabled parking available out the side of the Civic Theatre in Burns Way.

Disabled access

Disabled toilets

Find further access and accessibility information here.


Wave Awards Gala Dinner


Wednesday 22nd August, 7pm

Wagga Beach, 2 Johnston Street, Wagga Wagga

Dress Code: Cocktail

Ample parking at venue if required.

Disabled access

Disabled toilets

Buses will be provided to take dinner guests to and from Dinner.

Buses will depart from our recommended accommodation - the Mantra Hotel at 6:15, the Quest at 6:20 and then Bolton on the Park at 6:25 with an arrival time at Wagga Beach scheduled for 6:30.

Buses will return guests from Wagga Beach to the aforementioned hotels on a loop from 10pm, with the final bus departing at 11pm.

To book your seat please email and advise which location you will be collected from and returned to.