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.

Goldfields Event Space Combined


Double the capacity with Goldfields Event Space Combined. Ultra-modern and incredibly versatile, it’s perfect for business events, awards ceremonies, gala dinners, exhibitions or even epic concerts. Host up to 2,000 people and tailor the space to your exact requirements thanks to the adjustable walls.

Explore our floor plans and space capacities guide

Capacity range

  • Theatre

    2024 people

  • Cocktail

    2523 people

  • Banquet

    1400 people

  • Cabaret

    1120 people

  • Event space

    3028 sqm


Room details

Room features
  • Adjustable acoustic walls

  • Access to foyer for pre-event registration and catering

  • Organiser office and hospitality suites

  • Floor pits (power, data, water, waste, air)

  • Support of a dedicated event planner

  • Goldfields Café + Bar, exhibition bays and meeting rooms nearby

  • Close to car parks, taxi and ride share zones.

Accessibility features
  • Room is on ground level

  • Accessible parking and lift at Door 1, 6 and 10, Exhibition Centre Basement Car Park  

  • Braille door signage

  • Entry via automatic sliding door

  • Guide dog friendly

  • Flexible seating available

  • Wheelchair seating can be arranged, depending on chosen room layout

  • Stage ramp or stage lift available, depending on chosen stage setup and room layout

  • Wheelchair accessible toilets nearby

  • Ambulant toilets nearby

  • Prams and strollers must be stored in the Cloak Room at the Customer Service desk next to Goldfields Café + Bar

Room location