Adelaide Convention Centre

The multi-award winning Adelaide Convention Centre has a global reputation for excellence and is consistently ranked amongst the world’s top convention centres. The centre’s reputation is second to none with over 300,000 people passing through its doors each year.

It boasts more than 10,000 square metres of pillar-less floor space, with a catwalk height of 11 metres above floor level. The centre’s kitchens can produce 9,000 meals per sitting, sustainable at 27,000 per day. A plenary hall of 2,000 square metres divides into five separate units with a theatre seating 3,500 and 14 meeting rooms of various sizes.

Promoted as an ‘easy conference destination’, the Adelaide Convention Centre is located in the heart of the Adelaide CBD and only a ten minute drive from Adelaide Airport. It is within walking distance to more than 2600 hotel rooms, Australia’s longest shopping mall and upgraded sporting and entertainment venues. As part of the major upgrade to the Riverbank Precinct, the largest medical precinct in the southern hemisphere will also be within walking distance to the centre.

Adelaide Convention Centre
North Terrace, Adelaide
South Australia 5000
Ph: +61 8 8212 4099
Fax: +61 8 8212 5101


Host City


Voted one of the world’s top 10 cities to visit because of its fine dining, stunning beaches and access to the outback, the conference will provide a great opportunity to explore this world class destination.

Adelaide is a city full of contrasts and surprises. It offers a cosmopolitan style in a picturesque setting. Widely recognised as the 20-minute city, Adelaide is easy to get to, easy to get around in and easy to love. When you visit Adelaide make sure you stop to admire the heritage streetscapes, charming buildings and public art. Walk along the river and through the parklands or just lounge on the beach or at one of the many cafes.

Adelaide also understands the need for retail therapy. Rundle Mall is the retail backbone of the city with international and national flagship stores, boutiques, specialty shops, cafes, elegant arcades and a myriad of art and sculpture. Here, you will discover a city that is easy and safe to stroll around with plenty to see and do.

Check out the Adelaide Fact Sheet for more information.

Top 10 things to do in Adelaide

Nestled between the hills and the ocean, Adelaide is quickly becoming the lifestyle capital of Australia. Already celebrated for its wine and food culture, this elegant city is undergoing a rapid transformation with a burgeoning small-bar scene, world-class festivals and amazing eco-adventures.

  1. Sample fresh produce at Adelaide’s Central Market
  2. Take a walk through historic Port Adelaide
  3. Drink and dine in Adelaide’s laneway bars
  4. Stroll the galleries of elegant North Terrace
  5. Go shopping in the East End at Rundle Street
  6. Relax at Adelaide’s best beaches
  7. Get up close to the local wildlife at the Adelaide Zoo
  8. Hop on your bike and explore the city with Bike SA
  9. Tour the Adelaide Oval
  10. Head for the Adelaide Hills