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.

We’ll make your special occasion a spectacular success

Event Planning

From the moment you set the date, we’ll be on call to offer guidance on everything from entertainment and lighting right down to entrées and canapés. So whether you’re seeking advice and inspiration or know exactly what you want, our team of experts have the skills to bring your vision to life.

Food inspired by Melbourne

Inspired by Melbourne’s dining scene, every dish on our menu provides a feast for the eyes and taste buds. But don’t just take our word for it. Come by our kitchen for a private menu tasting and our seasoned chefs will work with you to create food and beverages that are perfect for your event.

Creating the perfect atmosphere

At MCEC, we don’t just provide space, we create environments that are tailored around your event. We have access to the latest technology and our team will help you find AV, lighting and design solutions that will leave your guests in awe.

Onsite accommodation and parking

When you’re putting on a party, you want a location that’s both impressive and inviting. Overlooking the Yarra River in the centre of Melbourne’s vibrant South Wharf, MCEC provides the perfect destination for formal events. With onsite accommodation, ample parking, public transport and drop off points around the venue, getting to and from your event is absolutely effortless.

Sustainable events

By partnering with some of Australia’s leading charities across health, housing and food sustainability, we believe we can make a real impact to people in need. We work with Oz Harvest to minimise waste and redistribute quality food to people in need.

Floor plans and space capacities

Cocktails on the terrace, banquets or luncheons in one of our unique rooms overlooking the Yarra River. You name it, we can do it. Our Floor Plans and Space Capacities Guide provides an overview of all spaces within the venue. Your Account Manager will help you to find the perfect space for your event.

Start planning your event with us now: