Chatswood is on the major North Shore train line from central Sydney. Chatswood Transport Interchange is at the western end of Victoria Avenue, at the other end of the pedestrian mall from the convention venue. In addition to train, bus and taxi connections, it also has a wide range of restaurants, cafes, and a supermarket.
Most banks have ATMs within 100m of the convention venue, particularly in the Westfield shopping centre opposite The Concourse.
There are a number of pharmacies within 100m of the convention venue, particularly in the Westfield shopping centre opposite and along Victoria Avenue toward the train station.
There are at least a dozen medical centres within a short walking distance of the convention venue to cover most of your out-patient needs.
The nearest hospital with A&E facilities is Royal North Shore, on the Pacific Highway in St Leonards, approximately 4km south of the convention venue. Allow 10 minutes driving time.