The Festival is located on campus at Somerset College, Somerset Drive, Mudgeeraba, Gold Coast.
Take Exit 82 off the Pacific Motorway (M1). Head west along Somerset Drive. Somerset College is located on the left. There is limited parking off Somerset Drive, Clover Hill Drive and Sara Carrigan Court (accessed by turning right off Clover Hill Drive).
Train and Public Buses
The nearest Queensland Rail station is Robina. From here, Somerset College is five to ten minutes by car/taxi. Public buses are available from various locations around the Gold Coast. For further details, visit the TransLink website www.translink.com.au
School bus transport
Koala Koaches has a special rate for Gold Coast schools travelling to the Somerset Celebration of Literature. Reduced fares are for a minimum of 30 passengers. To check if your school falls within the Gold Coast area, please contact Koala Koaches. Schools travelling to the Gold Coast by train are also eligible for a special rate on a shuttle service between Robina Train Station and Somerset College. Please contact Bede Young, Manager, Koala Koaches to make your necessary travel arrangements by phoning 07 5535 2711.
Access to the Festival site is via Somerset Drive and Clover Hill Drive, with information booths located at both entrances. These booths are manned by volunteers who are easily identified.