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Getting to Melbourne Australian Tattoo Expo

MCEC is located on the banks of the iconic Yarra River in South Wharf. Plenary is easily found within the Convention Centre, accessed via Convention Centre Place or a short walk down the Exhibition Centre Concourse from the Clarendon Street entrance.

Car
1,060 undercover parking spaces are available. Enter and exit off Normanby Road with a height restriction of 2.2 metres. Open 24 hours, seven days a week.

​Public Transport

BY TRAM
Catch any of the following trams and exit at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC:

  • Route 96 – St Kilda to East Brunswick
  • Route 109 – Port Melbourne to Box Hill
  • Route 12 – Victoria Gardens to St Kilda

Alternatively, catch tram number 48 or 70 and exit at the Flinders Street stop. Then take a short walk towards the Yarra River, across the Seafarers Bridge. For further tram timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.

BY TRAIN

Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Exit at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 as above. For further train timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.

BY BUS

The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross train station.

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).

For further bus timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website.

​Taxi
Ask the taxi driver to drop you off at Convention Centre Place, next to the Pan Pacific Melbourne and DFO South Wharf.

Getting to Sydney International Tattoo Expo

International Convention Centre Sydney

321 Kent Street, Sydney

Airport
Darling Harbour is only 8km from Sydney Airport with an average drive time of 25 minutes.

Ferry
Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay, King Street Wharf or Pyrmont Bay Wharf.

Sydney Light Rail
The Light Rail travels right through a number of Darling Harbour stations. The Light Rail starts at Central Station in the CBD and travels to Lilyfield in the inner west.

Water Taxi
A Water Taxi is a great option for getting to and from Darling Harbour. Water Taxi’s depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park.

Train
A short walk from Central or Town Hall will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and Sydney Visitor Centre.

Parking
There are a number of secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour.

Taxi
There are two taxi ranks at Darling Harbour; one at Wheat Road near the IMAX Cinema and one behind the shopping centre on Convention Place.

Bus
ICC Sydney will have coach access.

Getting to Perth International Tattoo Expo

Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre is located in the heart of Perth city, adjacent to the Swan River.

​Walking
Walking access into the Centre on Level 1 is via Mill Street or Mounts Bay Road. Level 2 can be accessed via the Esplanade Busport overpass.

Car
Access to the City of Perth Convention Centre Car Park is via Mill Street, Mounts Bay Road and the Riverside Drive off ramp of the Mitchell Freeway. Access to our Level 1 Plaza area is from Mill Street or Mounts Bay Road.

There are approximately 5,000 car-parking bays within a 10-minute walk of Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The City of Perth Convention Centre Car Park is located directly under the Centre. It holds over 1,500 parking bays and operates 24 hours, 7 days a week. This car park is accessible via Mill Street, Mounts Bay Road and the Riverside Drive off ramp of the Mitchell Freeway. Payment for parking can be made by cash, credit card or with the City of Perth Parking Card. Direct access to the Centre from the City of Perth Convention Centre Car Park is available during opening hours via our central foyer lift and two staircases.

​Public Transport
Access to the Centre via Public Transport is via the Esplanade Busport or from the Esplanade Train Station.

Esplanade Busport is located adjacent to Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre. Many bus services depart and arrive at the Esplanade Busport including the free CBD ‘Blue CAT’ service. Perth’s other major busport is the Wellington Street Bus Station, located along Wellington Street next to the Perth Central train station.

Esplanade train station is located at the doorstep of the Centre and services the Mandurah and Joondalup Railway Line. Other train stations within close proximity of the centre include:

– Perth Underground station (Mandurah and Joondalup Railway Line) located on the corner of William Street and Murray Street Mall.
– Perth Central station (Armadale-Thornlie Railway Line, Fremantle Railway Line and Midland Railway Line) located along Wellington Street (across from Forrest Place).

An underground walkway connects the Perth Central station to the Perth Underground station.
A ferry service operates across the Swan River between Barrack Street Jetty (Perth) and Mends Street Jetty (South Perth). Barrack Street Jetty is only a short walk to the Centre. Services operate daily from 7:50am to 7:20pm (extended times operate on weekdays and during the Summer months).

For all bus, train or ferry information, or to plan your journey, please contact Transperth on 13 62 13 or visit their website. For hearing impaired TTY please contact (08) 9428 1999.

​Taxi
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre is a designated Cab Spot location. A taxi phone is located at our Plaza Entry doors on Level 1. The Cab Spot number is 1088. Alternatively, to book a taxi, please contact: Swan Taxis – 13 13 30 or Black and White Taxis – 13 10 08.