Plenary | Melbourne Convention Centre

Plenary | Melbourne Convention Centre

Plenary is the centrepiece of Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), located in the heart of Melbourne’s South Wharf.

With its internationally recognised design, adaptable acoustics and adjustable walls, Plenary is perfect for large events over 5000 or can be transformed into three self-contained plenaries from 1500 to 2500 for more intimate events.

It is home to some of the world's most exciting speakers and performers such as Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Sir David Attenborough, Neil Young and St Petersburg Ballet.

Plenary is located within MCEC's Convention Centre. Enter via Convention Centre Place or take a stroll down the Exhibition Centre Concourse from the Clarendon Street entrance.


Melbourne Exhibition Centre
2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf [map]

Melbourne Convention Centre
1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf [ map]

geting there

Car Parking

There are 5 car parks available for visitors to the Melbourne Convention:
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--> South Wharf parking
--> Siddeley Street parking
--> Freeway parking
--> Montague Street parking

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Arriving by Taxi

Ask the driver to drop off at Convention Centre Place next to the Hilton South Wharf Hotel.

Arriving by Tram

Tram numbers 12 96 and 109 travel down Spencer/Clarendon streets and stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of the MCEC.

Tram numbers 48 and 70 stop at the end of Flinders Street. Walk towards the Yarra River across the new pedestrian bridge.

Arriving by Train

Train and then tram. Take the train to Southern Cross Station. Go to Spencer St to catch the 96 tram or go to Collins Street to catch the 12 or 109 which all and stop opposite MCEC.

Arriving by Bus

The SkyBus transports visitors direct from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross Station.

MCEC is a 10 minute walk from the station or catch tram 96 which stops opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC. Bus route 238 operates to and from Southern Cross Station to Convention Centre Place between the hours of 10am - 3pm Monday to Friday.

The coach pick-u/drop-off point is coach bay 1 Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf). Visit Public Transport Victoria for timetable information.

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