Functions, Conferences & Exhibitions

Let our dedicated team of  professionals work with you to deliver an unmatched experience. 

Whether you are holding an exhibition, conference,  gala dinner, board meeting, or anything in between - we can help you turn your plans into reality.  

Stage your next business or special event at Melbourne’s home of indoor sports, John Cain Arena.  

With the largest floor space at Melbourne & Olympic Parks, this venue can be configured in almost any format, allowing you to transform the arena for your specific event requirements.

From an elaborate gala dinner for up to 1,600 guests to a plenary session for up to 8,500 guests, John Cain Arena is both versatile and unique, offering you the ultimate blank canvas. 

Exclusive access can be granted to encompass the artists’ and athletes’ backstage rooms, along with the use of the corporate suites.

John Cain Arena boasts two large breakout rooms, one of which has an unparalleled view of the Melbourne city skyline, making this venue the perfect space for your next event.

Hosting a conference with a trade show component?

Consider using the expansive concourse facilities for your booths.

Combine this with creating a bespoke menu using the concession stands throughout the venue to create a unique event concept for your delegates.   

To discuss your venue hire requirements, please complete our Venue Hire Enquiry Form.

Gala Dinner & Cocktail Party
Annual General Meeting