There's plenty of entertainment close to MCEC:

Some local sightseeing suggestions include:

  • Melbourne Aquarium (just across the other side of the river)
  • The Queen Vic market
  • Melbourne Museum
  • A ferry trip across the bay to Scienceworks
  • The Immigration Museum
  • Eureka Tower (fantastic views from the highest building in Melbourne)
  • The Fitzroy Gardens and Captain Cook's Cottage
  • The MCG and Sports Museum
  • The Shrine of Remembrance and Botanic Gardens