Getting to the venue.

The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is located at 1 Convention Centre Pl, South Wharf, Melbourne. Signage at the venue will direct you to the conference area.

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Travelling by public transport

BY TRAM

Catch any of the following trams and exit at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC:

  • Route 96 – St Kilda to East Brunswick
  • Route 109 – Port Melbourne to Box Hill
  • Route 12 – Victoria Gardens to St Kilda

Alternatively, catch tram number 48 or 70 and exit at the Flinders Street stop. Then take a short walk towards the Yarra River, across the Seafarers Bridge. For further tram timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.

BY TRAIN

Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Exit at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 as above. For further train timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.

BY BUS

The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross train station.

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).

For further bus timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website.

Please note the following regarding construction work around MCEC.

WHAT MCEC’S EXPANSION MEANS FOR YOUR VISIT

You may have heard that Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is expanding, adding a new building to offer more multi-purpose spaces for future events. Construction commenced in May 2016 and is expected to be completed by mid 2018.

To help you plan your visit, we want to share some important updates about access and parking during construction.

PARKING:
The new South Wharf multi-level car park is now open, adding an additional 1,150 spaces to the precinct. The new car park complements our existing parking area at Melbourne Exhibition Centre, Siddeley Street, Greenco, and Crown making a total of 8,106 parking spaces within MCEC vicinity.

For the latest up to date information please click here

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