World Class Conference Centre

Internationally recognised and current title holder of the world’s best convention centre, we are Australia’s most awarded meetings and events venue. Our Centre host a collection of local and international conventions, working with clients and delegates to present a total event solution.

South Bank Conferences

South Bank Conferences opens doors to new opportunities for smaller and medium-sized conferences wanting the convenience of a single point of contact for both accommodation and conference facilities. Your conference will be held in one of the purpose-built, boutique conference facilities at the world-class Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre. Your guests will stay in the award-winning Rydges South Bank Hotel, located adjacent to the centre and connected via a private walkway.


Having the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre by your side gives you 21 years of unmatched experience in hosting successful conferences. Be in control of your event with innovative technology and hands on support in bidding and conference management.

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Bidding Support & Partnerships

We’re 100% invested in the successful delivery of your event, our bidding support program and strategic partnerships give your conference the best opportunity for achieving outstanding results.

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Get a free App for your Conference

Your own personalised conference app hosted by BCEC Live gives you the capability to engage your delegates like never before.

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Conference Space for 10 or 10,000

Our diverse range of flexible spaces can accomodate small boutique conferences up to large international congresses. Unlike other centres we provide a tailored fit for your conference, giving organisers and delegates the ultimate experience.

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Multi-award winning catering

Our Philosophy of Food centres around putting fresh Queensland produce first, offering guests a uniquely invigorated taste of our local cuisine.

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Benefits of choosing
Brisbane, Australia

Safe, warm and accepting, one of Australia’s fastest growing region offers a unique conference experience for delegates, hosts and families like no other. Download Events Australia Fact Sheet on Brisbane

Visiting Brisbane

Brisbane is a melting pot of cultures with strong ties to Asia and the Pacific. Our friendly, safe, sub-tropical environment makes a fantastic destination for meetings in Australia.

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The city has 230 plus hotels with more than 14,000 rooms from leading five star hotels to serviced apartments or bed and breakfast accommodation options.

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Queensland Science making a difference

Queensland science makes a difference in Queensland and globally. Focusing on science that is important for ourselves, our region and the planet. Find out more about our science, and come join us in making a difference.

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Trust the world's best

The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre has been awarded the Apex Award by the AIPC association for receiving the highest client rated service out of any convention centre world wide.

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