Venue and Location

Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre


1 Clarendon Centre Pl
South Wharf, VIC 3006

The internationally renowned Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) brings people together to deliver world-class events and create memorable visitor experiences.

Hosting over 1000 events each year, MCEC spans more than 66,300 square metres including exhibition bays stretching almost half a kilometre, 52 meeting rooms and the spectacular centrepiece, Plenary.

Home to the largest kitchen in the southern hemisphere, MCEC’s team of skilled chefs create their award-winning dishes in-house and source locally from Victorian producers, farmers and winemakers.

MCEC’s world-leading technology capabilities bring events to life, creating an unforgettable live experience for visitors. Stay connected to the world with access to free Wi-Fi and join the online conversation via @MCEC’s social media channels.

MCEC is located on the banks of the iconic Yarra River. Nestled next to South Wharf Promenade, it’s surrounded by some of the city’s best bars, restaurants and shopping precincts. On-site accommodation is easily accessible, with an internal link to the Pan Pacific Melbourne via a private walkway. With numerous public transport options surrounding MCEC and a wide range of parking and taxi services, travelling to and from the venue is easy.   For MCEC accessibility and facility information, including parent rooms please see;

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Melbourne Airport FAQ.

Melbourne international and domestic airport is located approximately 30 minute drive (25km) from Melbourne CBD.


Melbourne Sky Bus operates a return express airport shuttle service 24/7, including all public holidays, from Melbourne Airport (Tullamarine) to either Melbourne CBD Southern Cross Station or to 5 stops within the Docklands and Southbank precincts. Tickets are available to purchase online, or via the ticketing booths at either Melbourne Airport or Southern Cross Station. There is free wifi available on the airport shuttle.

For details on their departure times, check pick up/departure locations, or to book tickets please visit the Sky Bus website here;


Sky Bus also operate a free city hotel shuttle from a variety of hotels in Melbourne between 06:00 – 22:30 weekdays and 06:00 – 19:00 on weekends. For more information about the Free city hotel shuttle please visit their website here;


Taxi ranks are conveniently located across each terminal at Melbourne airport. A trip from Melbourne airport to Melbourne CBD will cost approximately $65-$62 AUD one way (traffic dependent). Estimate your fare here. 

Uber is regularly available within Melbourne. Uber drivers pick up travellers from two locations at Melbourne Airport, for Qantas, International and Virgin Australia passengers, the ride-share pick up zone is lane 1 of the forecourt. For Jetstar, TigerAir, Rex or AirNorth passengers, the pick up zone is level 2 inside the T4 Ground Transport Hub. For more information see the Melbourne Airport website here;