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.

Positive impact guide

Welcome to our impact hub, your resource for advice, toolkits, and guides to enhance your event's positive impact. Our team can amplify your event by connecting you with our community partners and offering resources to reduce your environmental footprint. Explore possibilities with our partners and Club Melbourne Ambassadors, give your delegates extraordinary experiences, and showcase our commitment to inclusion, diversity, and sustainability. Let's create an unforgettable event together.

Sustainable offerings

Explore the simple yet impactful ways we can help you infuse sustainability into every aspect of your event - from planning and execution to post-event.

Make a positive impact on the environment by reducing waste, offsetting carbon emissions, and embracing sustainable practices. Find food choices, event setup, transportation, energy use, waste management, and so much more.

Learn about our sustainability commitment, eco-friendly venue features, community partners, and trusted suppliers.

Dive into our sustainable events guide

Celebrate First Nations

We proudly recognise and respect the Traditional Owners of the land. We invite you to actively include acknowledgements, cultural ceremonies, educational programs, and Indigenous suppliers, making it a meaningful part of your event experience.


Accessibility and inclusion

Celebrate diversity and provide an inclusive experience for all guests by working with us to accommodate wheelchair access, assistance animals, interpreters, safe spaces, prayer rooms, and all gender toilets.

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Inspiring speakers

Captivate your audience by partnering with an MCEC ambassador or a local research, innovation, business, medicine, or technology expert. Harness their knowledge and expertise to create an unforgettable experience.


Add-on experiences

Elevate your event with our unique add-on experiences. From engaging team-building activities to thrilling excursions and sustainable options, these additions will create unforgettable moments for your guests.


Impactful donations

Why not make a corporate donation to one of our community partners at your event, or invite delegates to donate?

Our cafes have tap-and-go donation devices, or you can invite attendees to donate online. Some partners can also provide your event's tap-to-donate or 'digital donation tins'.

If you are interested, we can connect you with partners to explore these opportunities further.

Explore who our community partners are

Playing our part

Explore our sustainable initiatives, from waste reduction and responsible sourcing to renewable energy usage.

See how we are working towards creating impactful experiences that contribute to a greener and more sustainable future.

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