Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) Acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Narrm, the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and to Elders of all First Nations communities that visit MCEC.


Our VenueSafe plan is still in action for a safe environment and COVIDSafe practices. Check out the details below or download the plan for quick reference on-the-go.

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VenueSafe best practices

Venue safety FAQs

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Additional information on organising events can be found in the event planning guides.

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Venue induction

Safety is our priority. Whether you're an event organiser, contractor, exhibitor, or onsite during setup/breakdown, ensure a secure work environment by completing the venue induction 72 hours before arrival.

How to complete compulsory venue induction
Emergency procedures

Explore safety protocols at MCEC through our emergency procedures. Follow these guidelines to respond promptly and effectively to fire medical emergencies and find our designated evacuation assembly areas.

Be prepared with our emergency procedures
Resources for exhibitors

Are you planning an MCEC exhibition? Elevate your exhibit and dive into our valuable resources, covering everything from timelines and catering to technology options and on-stand activities.

The go-to page for exhibitors