Visit Melbourne

Reed Gift Fairs is proud to call Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre home twice a year for our Melbourne trade events.

Located right in the heart of the city and set along the banks of the Yarra River there is so much more to see and do when you make the trip to Melbourne.

Getting to MCEC Melbourne


From Monday to Friday, bus route 237 goes via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street, which is roughly a five-minute walk to MCEC. For bus timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.


Tram routes 96, 109 (Stop 124A Casino/MCEC) will take you to our Clarendon Street entrance. Otherwise, tram routes 48 and 70 (Stop D5) take you to Flinders Street. From there, it’s just a short walk up Clarendon Street until you reach MCEC. For tram timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.


When you arrive from Melbourne Airport (also known as Tullamarine Airport), you have three options. You can catch a taxi from outside your terminal or request an Uber by following the signs outside your terminal to the pick up zones.


The City of Melbourne’s cycling network has over 135 km of on- and off-road routes. To find out about cycling lanes and routes in Melbourne visit the City of Melbourne website.


The closest station is Southern Cross. Once you exit the station, you can catch the 96, 109 or 12 tram routes and arrive at MCEC in just a few stops. For train timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.


Ask your taxi or Uber driver to drop you off at MCEC’s Clarendon Street entrance. There are two nearby taxi ranks – Crown, Clarendon Street and DFO, Convention Centre Place.

Melbourne Carpark Locations

Wilson carpark with entrance and exit off Normanby Rd. Open 24 hours, seven days a week.

Wilson carpark. Access off Normanby Road. Open 24 hours, seven days a week.

Located at Montague St, access this carpark via Munro St followed by Montague St.

Open 24 hours, seven days a week.

Wilson carpark at Munro St under the Westgate Bridge. Access via Normanby Rd and Munro St.

Travel & Accommodation

plan your visit

Take advantage of the exclusive rates negotiated by our travel and accommodation partner, Ozaccom when you visit any Reed Gift Fairs event. 



Official Airline Partner - Exclusive Offer

Qantas is delighted to be the exclusive airline partner for the Reed Gift Fairs Melbourne August, offering registered buyers discounted airfares, saving up to 10% off all flights when booked online.  Use code RGFM20 to access these airfares.

Sales dates: 05 Nov 2019 – 06 Aug 2020
Travel period: 27 Jun 2020 – 05 Sep 2020

Qantas is Australia’s largest domestic and international airline and is widely regarded as the world’s leading long-distance airline. With a reputation for excellence in safety, operational reliability, and world-class customer service; Qantas offers a truly global network proposition for buyers travelling to Reed Gift Fairs Melbourne 2020.