(r)e v o l v e

(r)evolve was the ausglass conference held in Canberra, Australia, 26-29 Janaury 2017.  Ausglass is the principal body promoting contemporary glass in Australia. The conference brought together Australian and international glass artists, educators, collectors, enthusiasts and industry representatives in a program of presentations, demonstrations, workshops and exhibitions that focused on the conference themes: create, sustain and evolve.

getting to & around

Flights to Canberra (CBR)

  • Singapore Airlines - direct international flights from Wellington and Singapore to Canberra International Airport. 
  • Other airlines - Sydney is the closest international airport to Canberra.

Buses and Trains Canberra/Sydney

  • Murrays Buses is usually the cheapest bus option from Sydney to Canberra and return.  They have departures from the Sydney CBD and the Sydney International Airport.  The journey takes around 3.5 hours one way.
  • NSW TrainLink  has train services between Sydney to Canberra.  The Canberra train station is in Kingston, a few blocks from the Canberra Glassworks.  The journey takes around 4.5 hours one way.

Bicycle hire: (& useful cycling guide)


Ride sharing (is legal in ACT)

  • Uber
  • GoCatch


Canberra's public transport network.  You need a 'Myway' smart card and Google maps on your mobile

  • Myway cards
  • Cash Tickets
  • Routes and Timetables
  • Weekday buses City/ANU to Canberra Glassworks (CGW) & return – routes 4 & 5 – 20 mins
  • Weekend & public holiday buses City to CGW & return – routes 980 & 935 – 20-40 mins
  • NXTBUS - text service to find out when the next bus is arriving.
  • Free city loop Route 101 operates weekdays between 7am-7pm