Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

We’re excited to host LionsCon at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), the city’s home for extraordinary events and experiences. See everything this venue has to offer!

Convenient location

All your Lion events like seminars, plenary sessions and the Exhibit Hall will be held in one centralized place.

Enjoy a new, greener LionsCon experience

The MCEC incorporates a range of features to achieve a 6 Star Green Star environmental rating, which showcases world leadership in sustainability. It is the first convention center in the world to achieve this rating.

A beautifully curated convention space awaits you

Situated on the picturesque Yarra River, the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre sports a distinctive, iconic front entrance with plenty of scenic outdoor courtyard spaces.

There’s so much to do and see near the MCEC

The convention center is near Docklands and the Central Business District (CBD), which is the city’s cultural, entertainment and financial center. You’ll also find a wide variety of attractions and great restaurants nearby.

Dining at convention

Meals are provided at ticketed events only, so explore your options at the convention center and other dining opportunities available to you.

Shuttle and transportation information

Get the latest information on shuttles and transportation options to help you get to all of your must-see destinations!