CNS*2022 Melbourne: Information on Meeting Venues

CNS 2022 in the city of Melbourne will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) located at 1 Convention Centre Place, South Wharf 3006 (

The MCEC is located beside Melbourne's Yarra River, and is close to the city centre.  It is the first convention centre in the world to attain a 6 Star Green Star environmental rating by the Green Building Council of Australia receiving a worldwide commendation.

The MCEC is close to transport (trams, trains, buses, taxi ranks and ample car parking) and only a short walk to the city centre where you will find excellent examples of – Australia's culture, cuisine and events capital – where you can enjoy great shopping, food and bars and events any time of day or night.

The venue is within easy walking distance from a range of accommodation options, which will be available to delegates to book at the time of registering for the conference.

Tutorials and Workshops Locations

All tutorials and workshops will be held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC).

See the Tutorials and Workshops links for the respective schedules. Any last-minute room changes will be posted at the registration desk during the conference.

Please wear your conference badge to tutorials, workshops, and all other conference events.

OCNS and Covid-19

Currently, meetings such as the Annual OCNS meeting can take place across Victoria with no restrictions on business events such as caps or density quotients. Meeting attendees are not required to show their vaccination status before entering any venue; however, all international delegates are required to be fully vaccinated. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is open and has health and safety
measures in place. Sanitiser stations are located throughout the venue. For requirements for travel into Victoria please visit

During the meeting, delegates are responsible for their own well-being. Where social distancing cannot be maintained masks should be worn for their and other attendees’ well-being.