Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Recognised as Australasia’s Leading Meetings and Conference Centre from 2012 – 2016 by the prestigious World Travel Awards, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) connects you with everything you need for a world class event – incredible spaces, leading technology, fresh, award-winning food and the expertise to bring it all together.

Located on the banks of the iconic Yarra River, MCEC is surrounded by some of Melbourne’s best bars, restaurants and shopping precincts, is a short stroll to the city centre and just 30 minutes from Melbourne’s International Airport.

MCEC has received worldwide acclaim for achieving a 6 Star Green Star environmental rating by the Green Building Council of Australia, the first in the world for a convention centre.

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Location: Melbourne

Set on the shores of picturesque Port Phillip Bay, the southern-most city of mainland Australia is Melbourne; a creative, exciting city with always something new to discover.

There is something uniquely intriguing about Melbourne; it transforms the everyday into an immersive experience. It rewards the visitors who take the time to explore and uncover its secrets in the labyrinth of interconnecting streets and laneways.

Melbourne has a cultural depth and multicultural diversity people expect from a major global city but with a relaxed attitude that makes it easy for visitors from anywhere around the world to feel at home. The city is exciting, constantly changing and evolving with many new restaurants, hotels, events and attractions opening throughout the year.

Delegates to Melbourne will have no trouble filling their downtime when in town for a conference or business event and for those who want to explore further afield, the unique natural beauty of regional Victoria is just a short trip away.

Melbourne Summer

Pack plenty of sunscreen and a hat.  Melbourne’s summers are dry with hot spells and cooling afternoon breezes off Port Phillip Bay.  Average highs are around 25°C (77°F), though temperatures can occasionally soar past 30°C (86°F).  Overnight temperatures are cooler and remain fairly stable.

Temperature: 16°C (61°F) to 26°C (79°F)

Melbourne Official Visitor Guide App

The Melbourne Official Visitor Guide is the best way to explore Melbourne’s hidden gems; from laneway bars to world class events and festivals, everything you need to know is just a tap away.

With exclusive offers to Melbourne’s best attractions, travel, event and entertainment information useful tips and insights, this free App makes it easy to discover the very best of Melbourne.

You can install the Melbourne Official Visitor Guide for Android devices from the Google Play store.  If you have an Apple device, install the Melbourne Official Visitor Guide from the iTunes Store.

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