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Venue: Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Join us at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is the name given to two adjacent buildings next to the Yarra River in South Wharf. Throughout the year, it hosts everything from meetings, conventions, and exhibitions, to concerts, trade shows, and gala dinners.

The Convention Centre consists of a 5,564-seat hall (Plenary Hall) that can be divided into three seperate theatres, 30 meeting rooms of various sizes, and a grand banquet room. The Exhibition Centre has a pillariess space of 39,000 square metres, all contained on one continuous floor.

Outside view of Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Getting here

Public transport

Getting to MCEC via public transport is easy and efficient with bus, tram and train options available. More information about planning your journey via public transport can be found on the Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.


If you’re being dropped off at the Exhibition Centre, the Clarendon Street entrance is the closest entrance. If you’re getting a lift to the Convention Centre, the entrance near DFO is the closest drop off point. If you’re driving in, there is an abundance of convenient secure car parking available around MCEC. Nearby options include the South Wharf Retail, Siddeley St, Freeway and Montague Street car parks.

Prefer to park onsite? Wilson Parking operates a secure underground car park at MCEC that offers a range of flexible rates. Book a car spot online before you visit to ensure you’re guaranteed a great spot.