The Ninth International Conference on Control, Automation & Information Sciences

Local Eats

Melbourne is well known for its wide range of cuisines and dining options. Our multicultural city boasts a vast array of restaurants with price points to suite every budget.

Within close proximity to RMIT University, delegates can enjoy cuisines including Chinese, Italian, Greek, Spanish and of course Australian.

See below some of our top picks.


103 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Bomba features a Melbourne take on a Spanish workers bar, inspired by their love for the modern bodega. That’s local, fresh, seasonal produce crafted into flavoursome, simple, well executed and accessible Spanish tapas. Go and join the celebration on the Rooftop Bar or get your Spanish food fix in the tapas restaurant. Bomba is an easy 10-minute walk from RMIT.


177/183 Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Experience Stalactites, one of Melbourne's longest established and well-known Greek restaurants. Owned and operated by the same Greek family since 1978, Stalactites has long become a Melbourne institution and is a must for Melbourne Dinners. Stalactites is only a 7-minute walk from RMIT University.

Mrs Parmas

19-25 Little Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000

The love of a good beer and a deep appreciation of Melbourne’s favourite pub meal, led two chefs to open Mrs Parma’s in late 2006. Mrs Parma’s is Melbourne’s first and only Bar/Bistro specializing in Parmagiana’s and Victorian microbrewery beers, right in the heart of the city. A short 12-minute walk from RMIT, Mrs Parmas is sure to satisfy your need for a classic Aussie feed.

Il Cantuccio

209 Lygon St, Carlton VIC 3053

Since opening in August 1983, IL Cantuccio has consistently impressed and excited patrons with great Italian food, wine and hospitality. Many International stars of film & television have enjoyed the hospitality of Il Cantuccio and have been immortalized in photos on the walls throughout the restaurant. Il Cantuccio is easily accessed from RMIT University taking only 15-minutes to walk to.

China Red

206 Bourke St, Melbourne VIC 3000

China Red is a stylish restaurant located in the very heart of the Melbourne CBD where their talented team whip up wholesome, fresh and authentic Chinese dishes. Chinese Red are passionate about serving high quality and delicious food. Only a 10-minute walk from RMIT University.

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02 August 2020
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02 August 2020
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23 August 2020
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16 September 2020
Notification of paper acceptance
27 September 2020
Early Bird closes
30 September 2020
Final camera-ready papers
16 November 2020
Tutorial Day
17- 19 November

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