Melbourne’s new home for events & Exhibitions

Affordable solutions for

Events Exhibitions Festivals Trade Shows Conferences  Private events  Functions Concerts  Sporting Events

there's space to suit any style of event

We are doing things differently at Event Central, your one stop shop to delivery dynamic events. With affordability front of mind, we have the versatility, accessibility and space to cater to all types of events.

4,000+ onsite Car parks

Spacious venue AND abundant parking for hastle-free patron arrivals

ample onsite amenities

Permanent restrooms and access to power and water

easy venue entry

Entry via two main roads including Ferntree Gully Road and Stud Road

green space: Endless Opportunities

175,000 sqm of versatile outdoor space

Event Central has an array of grassed and hard stand space with ample shade and beautiful treescape settings, offering a unique capability to host a wide diversity of events and zoned for ease of venue hire.

With external power, water and 20 access gates for easy event flow, Event Central boasts flexibility and adaptability like no other.

  • Ample shade and beautiful treescape
  • Drinking water points
  • 3 phase power
  • Pegging permitted
  • 20 access gates for easy event flow, ingress and egress
  • Ability to host major events and festivals upward of 30,000 pax




Car Park


Large scale music festivals, exhibitions, displays



Community events, food truck festivals, markets, festivals

Japanese Gardens


Corporate functions



Sporting events, community events



Product testing and demonstrations

Stud Road


Festivals and community events

The Beach


Water views, community events

Gate 8


Attendee or exhibitor parking, back of house




Indoor pavilion: create the impossible

8,000 sqm of unmatched indoor space

Our indoor pavilion provides a large purpose built indoor event space making it suitable for a variety of exhibitions or events.
The pavilions’ weight-bearing concrete floors offer a blank canvas to any event organisers and with easy access and ample clearance for
loading, power throughout and great natural lighting, make this space easy, scalable and versatile.

  • Good natural light
  • Lake views
  • 3 phase, 15 amp and 10 amp power available throughout
  • Weight bearing concrete floors
  • Water points available
  • 2 roller doors with 4.5m clearance for easy loading
  • Good 360 access surrounding the pavilion
  • Electric doors at the entry
  • Ability to customise signage on the front of the building

Location, Location, Location

Conveniently located and easily accessible

With an enviable proximity to such major arterials including Eastern Freeway and Stud Road, freeway access to Melbourne Airport traffic light free, 25 minute drive to Melbourne’s CBD and bus public transport access, make this an exciting location for event organisers.

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Everything you need for a successful event

A five star site AND five star service

At Event Central, you’ll get more than you bargained for with our expert team of event professionals. We are committed to assisting you to deliver an event experience that exceeds your expectations. Event Central offers so much more than a space – this will no doubt become a favourite event site for you and your customers.

  • Extensive list of infrastructure and equipment for hire, view our hire brochure here
  • Full list of contractor services by introduction
  • Access to billboards on Ferntree Gully Road and Stud Road, by arrangement
  • Affordable and flexible hire packages
  • Conveniently located to central Melbourne and other population densities
  • Access to public transport
  • Onsite accommodation at Hyatt Place at Caribbean Park only 400m from Event Central


From concerts and festivals to sporting events and expos, see what’s coming up on Event Central’s calendar.


We have a wide range of equipment for a wide range of events all at an affordable price.

Whether its a community event, wedding of the year or a large corporate function, we have an extensive range of event hire equipment to complement your next event and of course – impress your guests.



Melbourne Outdoor Living Show

Hosting the Melbourne Outdoor Living Showat Event Central at Caribbean Park providedthe ideal setting for our 60+ exhibitors and over 13,500 attendees. The venue ticked all the boxes – scope for flexibility in our site plans, easy traffic flow with two entrances off main roads and 4,000 carparks on site. Event Central at Caribbean Park truly exceeded our expectations. making it the perfect choice for any outdoor expo or event.

- Callum Ray, Event Director

Event Central Melbourne Outdoor Living Show

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