Brisbane Boat Show
Halls 2, 3 & 4, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre - Southbank

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Getting to the show

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre is an easy 10 minute walk from the CBD and has direct access to an efficient transport network.

For information about public transport visit or call 13 12 30

By Train
South Brisbane Railway Station adjacent to the Convention Centre on Grey Street. The city to airport Air Train operates from the South Brisbane train station, adjacent to the Convention Centre.

Be sure to plan your journey in advance and check the latest service updates at or by calling 13 12 30 anytime

By Bus
South Bank is serviced by two bus stations: The Cultural Centre Station on Melbourne Street and the South Bank Bus-way Station corner of Colchester and Tribune Streets, South Bank.
By Catamaran
A popular and speedy way to travel the river. CityCats operate everyday and stop at the South Bank River Terminal on the Clem Jones Promenade. The inner-city ferry travels between the CBD, North Quay and Kangaroo Point, stopping at South Bank Terminal 1 and 2 on the Clem Jones Promenade. 

By Car
There is an undercover car park which accommodates 1500 vehicles with 3 additional car parks. Car parks 2 & 3 are best for Exhibition Hall access.

By Taxi
Taxi ranks are located outside the main entrance to the Convention Centre on Merivale Street, at Mantra South Bank on Grey Street. There is a taxi drop off located at the Convention Centre Grey Street entrance.


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Proudly owned and organised by the Boating Industry Association
The Boating Industry Association (BIA) is the voice of the recreational and light commercial marine industry,
promoting safe, recreational boating as a positive and rewarding lifestyle for Australians.

Venue Map
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BCEC Parking Map
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BCEC Parking Plan

Monday - Sunday
0-2 Hours:
2-4 Hours: $20
4-9 Hours: $30
Maximum daily rate: $30
Motorcycle: $14
Early Bird enter before 9am, exit between 3pm-6pm (Mon-Fri only): $16

Best access from Car Park to the Convention Centre
• To enter Merivale Street side of the building use lifts from Car Park.
• To enter Grey Street building use Russell Walk, pedestrian route to Grey Street.
• Car Park 2 & 3 are best for Exhibition Halls and Grey Street rooms via Russell Street Walkway.

Other Local Parking Stations

Enter via Cordelia or Merivale Streets
To view a map and price lists click here.


AM Parker: 3 hrs for $20.00
PM Parker: Enter after 2pm $13.00  
Evening: After 4pm $10.00 – Enter promo code BOAT17
All Day: 3 hrs+ $22.00 – Enter promo code BOATAD17
Weekend: All day $10.00 – Enter promo code BOAT17

To view a map and price lists click here.
Weekend: All day $5.00 Enter promo code AHOY17


To view a map and price lists click here.
Weekend: All day $5.00

To obtain discounted rates, visitors to book online at Secure-a-Spot and enter the specific promotional code.
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