Your congress starts here
Melbourne’s convention district located in South Wharf on the banks of the Yarra River, is within an easy 20 minute walk to the city centre, close to many accommodation options, restaurants and shops.
Melbourne boasts the country’s highest concentration of conference facilities, conveniently located in the heart of the city. The convention district offers more than 197,000 square metres of conference space, the pinnacle of which is Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC). It also boasts over 17,000 accommodation rooms ranging from luxurious to budget friendly options to suit groups of any size. Connected to the city centre via various public transport options, Melbourne's convention district caters well for delegates, with all amenities and experiences in close proximity.
From stand-alone conference and meeting facilities to those within hotels, learning centres, museums and function centres, there's an option for every event.