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 impact

We're all about making events matter. Explore strategies for positive change driven by sustainability, our community partnerships, Club Melbourne Ambassador Program, and inclusion and diversity. With events contributing $36 billion to Australia's economy, and MCEC generating up to $1 billion in economic impact annually to Victoria, we continue to boost jobs, businesses, and lasting legacies. Let's work together to create events that don't just happen but events that matter.

Shaping our future

Discover our 2022-23 Impact Report, aligning sustainability and business goals. Explore our commitment, progress, and next steps.

Generated more than $805 million in economic impact to Victoria. Commenced a journey to net zero, starting to calculate scope 3 emissions.
Wadawurrung Traditional Owners named our future Geelong/Djilang convention centre Nyaal Banyul. More than $2.2 million donated in kind to charities and community organisations.
Diverted 26,000 single use coffee cups from landfill. 97% of expenditure with Victorian-based suppliers.
Partnered with OzHarvest to deliver 17,476 meals for those in need, rescuing 8,738kgs of food from landfill. Reduced our CO2 emissions by 19%, achieving our 2023 interim target.
New partnership with the Yarra Riverkeeper Association, to conserve the Yarra River/Birrarung. Appointed our first Inclusion and Diversity Advisor.
Download our Impact Report 2022 - 2023