Videoconferencing is a powerful, proven, strategic tool that lets you operate your business more efficiently, productively and profitably. The Hyde Park Forum specialises in offering services that will meet your needs, without requiring capital commitment or special training on your part. Using state of the art technology, combined with an excellent choice of conference rooms, we can provide you with a unique setting to conduct your business.

Videoconferencing Capabilities:

The Forums videoconferencing connects via ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network) because it is an economical pay as you use solution for high quality videoconferencing. Our Polycom units operate at a minimum of 128 Kbps per line, and provide dedicated bandwidth for smooth audio and video (15-30 frames per second). The optimal rate for most events is at least 384 Kbps. The videoconference units are capable of multiple sessions/points up to 5 locations at the one time.

Please note rates are dependant on bandwidth, time and number of locations required.

The Forum has installed a 50” HD Plasma Screen in the Executive Boardroom with extensive audio capabilities to ensure you achieve the maximum benefit and effectiveness from your videoconference experience. In Forum One and Two, videoconferencing can be established easily via data projection and large screen.

Videoconferencing Rates

Videoconferencing Unit $250.00 Half Day Hire*
$500.00 Full Day Hire*
* Price excludes outgoing call costs and room hire charges.

Videoconference Packages

Package includes 1 ½ hours room hire, videoconference unit and associated call costs as listed below. If extra time is required surcharges are applicable (based on availability). Package includes a total of 1hr 15mins of videoconference connection, NB: this includes a minimum 15mins connection and setup.

If longer periods are required, rates will be calculated to reflect this. Prices are available on application.

Incoming Call Only $275.00
Connection: 128kbps – 384kbps
Surcharge of $25.00 per 15 minutes
Local (Sydney Metropolitan) $275.00
Connection: 128kbps – 384kbps
Surcharge of $25.00 per 15 minutes
Australia Wide
Connection: 128kbps $305.00
Surcharge of $35.00 per 15 minutes
Connection: 256kbps $340.00
Surcharge of $50.00 per 15 minutes
Connection: 384kbps $445.00
Surcharge of $65.00 per 15 minutes
International - Prices are available on application
* Connection speeds are dependent on remote end capability.