Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC)
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) is nestled in the heart of Brisbane’s South Bank cultural precinct. The location is a unique drawcard for delegates and visitors attending events, exhibitions and conferences in Brisbane. This venue, with entrance from Grey Street, has hosted several NDIS events and has experience in providing high levels of accessibility in both the building design and management services.
It is essential that delegates arrive at the Grey Street entrance for easy access to the venue.
Getting to BCEC
The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre has two entrances. Be sure to come to the Grey Street entrance as the conference will be on this side of the building.
Getting to BCEC via public transport is easy and efficient with bus, ferry and train options available. More information about planning your journey via public transport can be found on the TransLink website. (https://translink.com.au/)
South Brisbane Railway Station adjacent to the Convention Centre on Grey Street or South Bank Railway Station are the most convenient stations to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.
The Cultural Centre Station on Melbourne Street and the South Bank Busway Station cnr of Colchester and Tribune Streets are closest to BCEC.
The public transport ferries CityCats operate every day and stop at the South Bank River Terminal on the Clem Jones Promenade. The inner-city ferry travels between the CBD, North Quay and Kangaroo Point, stopping at South Bank Terminal 1 and 2 on the Clem Jones Promenade.
BCEC provides undercover parking for up to 1500 vehicles. The car park has direct lift access to the Centre’s multiple convention floors and exhibition facilities. Car Park 2 & 3 are best for Exhibition Halls and Grey Street rooms via Russell Street Walkway.
There is a taxi drop off located at the Convention Centre’s Grey Street entrance. Be sure to tell the taxi driver as many will automatically go to the Merrivale Street entrance. A taxi rank is available near the Merrivale Street entrance.
Both Brisbane domestic and international airports are 30min drive from the Centre.
The AirTrain connects South Brisbane station to Brisbane’s international and domestic airports with stops in the Brisbane CBD and Fortitude Valley. Tickets and a timetable for this service can be found at the Information Desk or you can pre-book on the AirTrain Website →