General Information


Tuesday, 17 October: Pre-conference training workshops
Wednesday, 18 October & Thursday, 19 October:
 Conference and exhibition


Wednesday, 18 October: 9.00am-5.00pm
Thursday, 19 October:  9.00am-3.30pm


Wednesday, 18 October: 5.00pm-6.00pm
(open to all pre-registered attendees)


Pre-conference Workshops:
Melbourne Convention Centre
1 Clarendon Place
South Wharf VIC 3006

Conference and Exhibition:
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
2 Clarendon Street
South Wharf VIC 3006

T: (61 3) 9235 8000

Getting Here

Our venue is located in the heart of the City is accessible by rail, road and subway.

By Train
Take the train to Southern Cross Station. Tram numbers 96, 109 and 112 travel past Southern Cross Station down Spencer/Clarendon Streets and stop opposite the MCEC. Train timetable information is available from Connex Melbourne on 1800 800 705 or on the website

By Tram
Trams numbers 96, 112 and 109 travel down Spencer/Clarendon Streets and stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance at MCEC. Tram numbers 48 and 70 stop at the end of Flinders Street. Walk towards the Yarra River, across the new pedestrian bridge. Tram timetable information is available from the Metlink Melbourne website

By Bus
By Bus: 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-up/drop off point is coach bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).

By Taxi
Taxis take 20 minutes from the airport and cost around $40. Drop off points are at 1 Convention Centre Place or 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf.


There are a number of carparking options available near the MCEC, Visit the following link for more information