Public events

Are you looking for the perfect venue to host your community event? Look no further, as you have just discovered your one-stop, all inclusive venue to meet all of your needs.

From raising funds for charity to creating public awareness or celebrating the arts and beyond, the MECC is the perfect venue to host your public event.

The Centre caters for large capacity crowds and event organisers and patrons can utilise both internal sheltered spaces as well as external green spaces within the Civic Precinct for event activities.

Your options are unlimited, so speak with us today about how we can tailor-make your public event to become a signature annual date-claimer.

Floor plans

To assist you with capacity and room layout options, we have provided a selection of floor plans for you to peruse. Our staff will pre-set and if required, re-set your room/s to suit requirements.

Click on the link below to view a variety of floor plan options that can be set. Please note: these floor plans are simply indicative of the range of flexible options that the Centre can provide. Further floor plans can be created to suit your specific requirements.

Online hire enquiry

Complete our online MECC online venue hire enquiry and we will contact you soon to assist with planning your next performance, function or event.

Find out more


MECC event planners guide

MECC Exhibitions Guide MECC exhibitions guide
about  About us
fees  MECC fees, charges & capacities
maps  MECC venue maps
cateringMECC catering compendium
207580Terms & conditions
207579Photo gallery > public events
207578MECC online venue hire enquiry


MECC Sales & Marketing Team
Phone: 4961 9700
Fax: 4961 9778