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Considering every little detail for your next big event
Whether we’re sourcing the latest technology from around the world or the highest-quality produce from neighbouring farms, we collaborate with those both near and far to deliver you and your guests an exceptional experience. At MCEC, we want to make your special occasion as stress-free as possible. Whatever your occasion, our team is here to offer guidance and inspiration on everything from the theme of the evening right down to the canapés.
Extraordinary spaces and innovations
With our creative ideas on how to best use our spaces and up-to-the-minute technology, we’ll transform your event from ‘another fundraiser, luncheon or dinner’ to event of the year. Whether it’s a long lunch along the Yarra River, cocktails on the terrace or a three-course dinner in one of our purpose built banquet rooms, at MCEC we offer spaces that are out of the ordinary to surprise and delight your guests. Pair this with industry leading technology to help you plan and amplify your event such as digital seating lists and live social media displays, and you have all the makings for a rave review.
Show-stopping food inspired by Melbourne
You want your event to be lavish, decadent and unforgettable, so the food on the night should be no different. Showcasing nothing but the finest local ingredients, our beautifully crafted dishes will have your guests waiting in anticipation for every course. Want some expert advice putting together your menu? Come by our kitchen for a private menu tasting and together we’ll create a menu that’s bound to impress.
Clarendon Street
The ultimate destination for entertaining
MCEC is situated in the heart of Melbourne’s buzzing events precinct, providing the perfect atmosphere for a stylish occasion. Easily accessible by public transport or car, it won’t be long before your guests are sipping on the region’s best wines while drinking in views of Melbourne’s spectacular Yarra River.

Melbourne Room
Melbourne Room
  • Perfect for gala dinners and award ceremonies
  • Views of Melbourne and the Yarra river
  • Dressing rooms and cloaking facilities
  • Exceptional food inspired by Melbourne
True to its name, the Melbourne room offers unparalleled views of the city as well as the stunning Yarra River.
Plenary
Plenary
  • Perfect for gala dinners and award ceremonies
  • Tiered and Flat floor configurations
  • Dressing, green, VIP rooms and cloaking
  • Exceptional food inspired by Melbourne
If you're looking for an event that stands out from the crowd, look no further than our iconic Plenary. 
Sovereign Room
Sovereign Room
  • Perfect for gala dinners and award ceremonies
  • Dressing, green, VIP rooms and cloaking
  • Access to an outdoor terrace for pre-event cocktails
  • Exceptional food inspired by Melbourne
Whether you're hosting an awards night, ceremony or simply a celebration, impress your guests with our newest gala space.
Terrace
Terrace
  • Overlooking South Wharf Precinct
  • Perfect pre-dinner and cocktail space
  • Access to adjoining gala space
  • Exceptional food inspired by Melbourne
With more and more rooftop bars popping up in Melbourne, we thought it was time we came to the party.