DroneX 2016

DroneX is Australia’s largest indoor drone racing event and exhibition. Co-located with SEXPO, DroneX is a two and a half day event that showcases everything to do with drones. On display will be exhibitors and businesses from the drone industry, drone sales, amateur drone racing, professional drone racing and hourly demonstrations from some of Australia’s leading drone pilots. Why not come along and test fly a drone or simply watch how the professionals do it? DroneX will feature demonstrations every 15 minutes from professional and freestyle drone pilots, competing for prize money and trophies.

Opening dates and times

Thursday 24 November 2016
4.00PM - 10.00PM

Friday 25 November 2016
5.00 PM – midnight

Saturday 26 November 2016             
11.00 AM – midnight

Sunday 27 November 2016
11.00 AM – 8.00 PM


Online - $14.00

More information


For more information please contact the event organiser at or 03 9639 3104. Note Dronext will be co-located with Sexpo.

Event type


Convention and
Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Pl,
South Wharf, Melbourne Victoria,
Australia 3006.

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Arriving by taxi

Taxi drop off points are at 1 Convention Centre Place (for Convention Centre) or 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf (for Exhibition Centre).

Taxis can be booked by contacting Silver Top Taxi (131 008) or Yellow Cabs (13 22 27).

Arriving by tram

Melbourne's tram network services the metropolitan inner-city area with 28 lines. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is serviced by regular services departing every few minutes.

MCEC is stop 124a (Crown Casino / MCEC) for routes 96, 109 and 112 stop opposite the MCEC on Clarendon Street, South Wharf.

Tram numbers 48 and 70 stop at the end of Flinders Street. Walk towards the Yarra River and cross Seafarers Bridge.

Arriving by train

Melbourne’s metropolitan train network operates from the nearby Southern Cross station connecting to all parts of Melbourne.

Exit onto Spencer Street and take trams 96, 109 or 112 to stop 124a, which stops opposite the Exhibtion Centre entrance of MCEC.

Arriving by bus

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).