Visiting the Centre

Nestled in the heart of a thriving cultural, dining and entertainment hub, our unique location in the riverside South Bank Precinct is a drawcard for delegates and visitors attending events, exhibitions and conferences in Brisbane.

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Traveling to the Centre

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.


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.

Bus Services

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 everyday 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.

Car park 1 is best for Merivale Street rooms, Car Park 2 & 3 are best for Exhibition Halls and Grey Street rooms via Russell Street Walkway.

Car parking rates and availability  →

BCEC is a short 10 minute stroll from the Brisbane CBD connected by Victoria Bridge.

Hotels, restaurants & bars, South Bank beach and parklands are all within walking distance from BCEC.

Taxi ranks are located outside the main entrance to the Centre on Merivale Street and a taxi drop off located at the Convention Centre Grey 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 →

Navigating the BCEC

Levels are colour coded for ease of wayfinding. The Plaza Level is the link between the Merivale Street and Grey Street sides of the building.

BCEC Live App – The perfect tool to help visitors navigatE the BRISBANE CONVENTION & exhibition Centre

Download the BCEC Live App today to help you easily find your way around the Centre

  • Navigate BCEC with WayFinding
  • Helpful information on South Bank and surrounds
  • Venue information and maps
  • Real-time car parking availability

Contacting the Centre


To purchase or enquire about tickets

 → Call 132 849


Other Enquiries

→ Call 07 3308 3000

Submit a general enquiry →

 Special Needs

For special needs and wheelchair accessible seating

→ Call 07 3308 3492

Head over to our Accessibility Information → page for more information.


Our FAQ’s page → is great place to find information for visitors attending events and conferences at the Centre.