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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

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Really Cool at Night

I didn't go inside, just took photos of it at night with all the changing colors. It's a very... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lakewood, Colorado
What a perfect venue to host exhibitions

Recently attended an expo here. The facilities and ease of travelling to the venue along with the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

I didn't go inside, just took photos of it at night with all the changing colors. It's a very photogenic building after dark.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SoloMode
Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently attended an expo here. The facilities and ease of travelling to the venue along with the parking is first rate.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank diannew32
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent venue for conferences and even music and comedy events. A couple of good coffee shops/eateries and a microbrewery add to the ambience

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ross H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a top venue for a concert. I went and saw Slash (featuring Myles Kennedy and the conspirators) here. I was a bit dubious when I booked the tickets as I'd never been there for a concert. Parking when driving was easy as there is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ginges_revenge
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Lots of parking under building, good place to go to for trade show etc. food is very expensive and parking cost can be high.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank greatfoodstops
Reviewed 11 January 2019

we went for the exhibition of my friend pictures and his colleagues conference, very good food and service, awesome organisation

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lola B
Reviewed 23 December 2018

The convention center over the river on the south side of Brisbane. Close to restaurants and bars. There are also vending machines throughout the complex. In walking distance to QPAC and South Bank precinct. Parking is available close by and is also served by public...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AustinVisitz
Reviewed 6 December 2018

I attended a conference over 4 days at this venue. The rooms were spacious and well designed (particularly the larger theatres) and seating was steep so there were no heads to peer around. Seats very comfortable. It was a bit confusion the labeling of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LeCarson
Reviewed 30 November 2018

This is an interesting looking building, located on the south bank of the river, which houses various conventions and exhibitions. There are numerous bars and restaurants in the immediate vicinity of the center.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 26 October 2018

The best conference center I have been to in terms of signage, accessibility, location, catering, and staff as well as resources such as pens and notebooks. Skyroom was really lovely for a private event, and all catering - lunches and dinners was fabulous. Breakfast <average...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Athena118
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Donna S
22 November 2017|
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Response from NathaPushpa d | Reviewed this property |
check in the BCAEC website for details on bookings for functions.
4 October 2016|
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Response from tina s | Reviewed this property |
A 20 seater bus would not get in the under ground car park. You would be best to drop the people off, call the Convention centre and they will tell you the best place to do a drop off. My other suggestion would be to look up... More