MCEC WORKING WITH RMIT STUDENTS TO ELIMINATE SINGLE-USE PLASTICS
MCEC’s participation in the RMIT Impact Academy culminated in a final showcase at the end of May, with students presenting their impact-driven solutions to industry clients and the Academy cohort.
Positive COVID-19 case Monday 7 June
A person with a confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) infection attended MCEC on Monday 7 June between 3.15pm and 4.00pm.
Spring into The Lume - All systems Gogh
Doors open 1st of September to Australia’s first permanently housed digital art gallery THE LUME Melbourne, at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC).
Temporary closure of MCEC
The Victorian Government has announced that COVID-19 restrictions in Melbourne will ease from 11.59pm on Thursday 10 June. MCEC will remain closed as current capacity limits mean it is not viable for us to operate.
Roughin’ It to Raise Dollars and Awareness
The challenge to sleep ‘rough’ and raise awareness and funds for Launch Housing was taken up by MCEC staff, with our team raising $2,355 to help end homelessness in Melbourne.
Case Study: International Women’s Day event provides a welcome return to celebrating – safely and across borders
The International Women’s Day Luncheon was one of the first large functions held at MCEC when our doors re-opened. It was a true 2021 event, combining COVID-safe restrictions onsite and live-streaming to five venues across Australia.