Convention Venues


Brisbane’s suitability as a business events hub has grown rapidly alongside its range of world-class venues.

Major venues

Brisbane is home to several large-scale conference venues; all located within easy distance of a great range of accommodation options within Brisbane’s thriving central business district, making conference attendance a breeze for delegates. Some include:

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) is Australia’s most flexible meetings and events venue, Australia’s most-awarded venue and has been officially rated among the world’s top three convention centres on three occasions.

Royal International Convention Centre

The Royal International Convention Centre is Brisbane’s newest convention centre and has fast gained a reputation for offering a personalised, boutique event experience, with exceptional menus offered by an internationally experienced team of chefs.

Unique venues

From boutique hotels to our heritage-listed Brisbane City Hall, Brisbane has a range of mid-range and smaller venue options to suit the size and style of your business event.

Other inspiring and unusual venues and locations include:

Brisbane City Hall – one of Queensland’s most significant heritage and cultural icons, it offers 12 function spaces. It has recently undergone a $215 million restoration and upgrade.

South Bank Parklands – the premier leisure, education and cultural precinct of Brisbane, it includes spectacular parklands, lagoons and the only man-made inner-city beach in Australia. It is also home to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre and the city’s main cultural precinct.

Brisbane Powerhouse – one of Brisbane’s leading contemporary multi-arts, dining and conference venues. It has been created within an historic powerhouse station on the banks of the Brisbane River.

Visit the Brisbane Event Planner for a full list of Brisbane’s event venues.