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.

Plan your visit

Welcome to MCEC, Melbourne’s home of unconventional events.

Explore Melbourne with a well-planned visit to experience our venue, and discover valuable MCEC visitor information.

Set on the picturesque Yarra River/Birrarung, our venue is the perfect place to share ideas, celebrate and experience epic entertainment in the heart of the city. We have all the info you need for a seamless experience. Everything from pre-arrival and what you can do during your visit to the moment you leave. Come on in.

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Getting to MCEC

Information for visitors

Coffee, food and drink

Craving a quick bite between sessions? Look no further than our cash-free cafes and bars, where you'll find fresh, in-house-made snacks and meals crafted from premium, locally sourced ingredients whenever possible. And for the coffee lovers! We're excited to welcome Padre Coffee to our cafes!

MCEC Food & Beverage: Enjoy diverse refreshments at cash-free cafes and bars with in-house snacks throughout the venue.
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Experience Melbourne

Attending an event at MCEC? We're in a great location! Set among the lively South Wharf precinct, we're a destination hotspot. Enjoy a promenade of outlet shopping, trendy bars and restaurants, heritage sights and accommodation on our doorstep. With endless entertainment options and activities, you'll never run out of things to do between sessions.

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