Venue & Host City

Lunch Breaks

Lunch is not provided to delegates at ICOMC 2016. ICOMC 2016 recommends visiting one of the many restaurants located in the South Wharf precinct for lunch the dinner options. Suggestion restaurants include: BangPop, Bohemiam, Plus 5, The Common Man, The Meat Market and Akachochin. Further information about the restaurant offers can be found by clicking here.

ICOMC 2016 would like to offer delegates discounted vouchers for eating at one of the South Wharf restaurants. Download your Privilege Card by clicking here.  

For more information on other restaurants and eateries available in the South Wharf precinct please click here

South Wharf discount dining offers

Just outside the Melbourne Convention Centre many of the eateries at South Wharf have special lunch offers for ICOMC delegates only. Delegates can show their name badge to the venues to receive the discounted menus for both lunch and dinner. A restaurant map will be available soon!

Additional eateries near Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Melbourne’s famous Crown complex is located a short 10 minute walk down the Yarra River and offers an extensive selection of eateries to suit varying budgets. Delegates can choose from premium and casual restaurants or a food court for those wanting to take away and enjoy the city views on the bank of the Yarra River.

If a quick bite is what you’re after DFO South Wharf is located right beside to the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and contains a food court with dine-in or takeaway options. Sushi, Chinese, Subway and Health Express are some of the options available.


Conference Venue



Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 
 1 Convention Centre Place 
South Wharf, Victoria 3006


The centrepiece of Melbourne’s new South Wharf development is the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) – Australia’s most versatile convention and exhibition facility. Visitors looking for a truly Melbourne experience will find it encapsulated here at the centre – art, entertainment, culture, food and wine all set among an absolutely stunning, award-winning architectural design.

As the first, and only, ‘6 Star Green Star’ environmentally rated convention centre in the world, the venue represents world leadership in best practice, innovation and sustainability and continues to raise standards to new heights in technology, imaginative catering and service options. The MCEC boasts 52 meeting rooms of various sizes, a banquet hall, a spectacular entry level foyer, and a 5550+ state-of-the-art plenary that can be divided into three self-contained, acoustically separate theatres.

Sitting alongside and internally linked to the convention centre is the Melbourne Exhibition Centre featuring 30,000 square metres of purpose-built clear-span exhibition space, meeting rooms, a 466-seat auditorium, and the Clarendon Room with spectacular views over the Yarra River.

 ICOMC 2016 - MCEC exterior


Host City

Melbourne, the capital of Victoria, known asBM10_MEL_A_CMK_DS Australia’s Garden State, is situated on the picturesque tree-lined banks of the Yarra River. It is a thriving cosmopolitan city with a unique balance of graceful old and new architecture surrounded by parks and gardens. Melbourne has a wealth of culture, is Australia’s leader in theatre, sport and fashion, and has some of the finest restaurants in the country.

For things to see and do in Melbourne click here

ICOMC 2016 Melbourne