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

Bus

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

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.

Airport

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.

Bike

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.

Train

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.

Taxi/Uber

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

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

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

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

SIDDELEY STREET PARKING
Open 24 hours, seven days a week.
 

FREEWAY PARKING
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.