Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is the name given to two adjacent buildings next to the Yarra River in South Wharf. Throughout the year, it hosts everything from meetings, conventions, and exhibitions, to concerts, trade shows, and gala dinners. The Convention Centre consists of a 5,564-seat hall (Plenary Hall) that can be divided into three seperate theatres, 30 meeting rooms of various sizes, and a grand banquet room. The Exhibition Centre has a pillariess space of 39,000 square metres, all contained on one continuous floor.