3 Days, Feb 28 - Mar 2, 2018 (MCEC)

2017 Travel & Planning

The gateway to Australia, cosmopolitan Sydney is one of the world’s most vibrant, innovative and beautiful destinations.

ICC Sydney is Asia Pacific’s premier integrated convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct, underlining Sydney’s place as one of the world’s most desirable meeting and event destinations and providing the ideal platform to collaborate and innovate.

Inside Retail Live, Festival of Ideas will take place at ICC Sydney Hall 1 & 2.

Click here to view more information on ICC Sydney


Darling Harbour is only 8km away from Sydney Airport with an average drive time of 25 minutes.


There are a number of secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour.


Public transportation

Light Rail

Light Rail travels right through a number of Darling Harbour stations. The Light Rail starts at the Central Station in the CBD and travels to Lilyfield in the inner west
Light Rail Map


A short walk from Town Hall station will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and Sydney Visitor Centre
Train Timetable


There are two taxi ranks at Darling Harbour; one at Wheat Road near the IMAX Cinema and one behind the shopping centre at Convention Place.
Call 131008


Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay, King Street Wharf or Pyrmont Bay Wharf - http://www.transportnsw.info/sites/en/maps-and-timetables/ferry-timetables.page

Ferry Timetable

Water Taxi

A Water Taxi is a great option for getting to and from Darling Harbour. Water Taxis depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park.


ICC Sydney will have coach access.




QT Sydney – Accommodation Partner

Recieve 15% off your booking with QT Sydney
To book please visit www.qthotels.com.au
1. Click on “Make a Booking”
2. Select your hotel, enter your dates and number of people
3. In the “Promo” field enter your Promo ID: RETAIL17
4. Click “BOOK NOW”
5. Your special rates will appear on the rates screen
6. Available for stays from the 27th of March till the 1st of April 2017

Inside Retail Live offer


Call The Westin Sydney Hotel Reservations department on 61 2 8223 1111 and advise that you are attending the “Inside Retail” event

Website: http://www.westinsydney.com/


15% off Best Available Rate –

including advanced booking discounts

We have preferred rates saving you on your accommodation exclusive for Inside Retail Live.


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