Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Venue and Getting There

The Occupational Therapy Australia National Conference and Exhibition 2024 will be held at the Perth Convention Exhibition Centre (PCEC).

PCEC is located in the CBD next to the Swan River and its many walking paths. PCEC is 5 minute walk to Brookfield Place and St Georges Terrace. It’s also easily accessible by ride-share, taxi or free CAT bus service. Elizabeth Quay train station and bus port is right next door or it’s a 10 minute walk to Perth Underground (main) train station.

There are 1500 car bays serviced managed the City of Perth Parking opened 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For rates and further information please visit are also approximately 5,000 car parking spaces within 1.5 km of the PCEC. 

Perth Airport is approx. 20km (20-minute ride) from PCEC. Perth Airport operates four terminals – T1, T2, T3 and T4, located at two terminal precincts that are separated by a short, 15 minute drive: the T1/T2 precinct and the T3/T4 precinct. A free terminal transfer bus operates 24/7 between the two precincts and you’ll easily find the bus stops right outside the terminals.

Taxis: Taxis are available 24/7 to pick up arriving passengers and it’s roughly a short, 20-minute ride to get to PCEC. The main taxi service providers in Perth are Swan Taxis and Black & White Cabs. Taxi ranks are located at the front of all terminals – simply follow the signs to the nearest taxi ranks.

Rideshare: Perth Airport has dedicated rideshare pick-up areas to service all terminals. There are dedicated rideshare pick-up bays within easy walking distance of each terminal. Simply follow the directions given in the app and terminal signage to the nearest rideshare pick-up bay. A $3 airport fee applies to all pick-ups at Perth Airport to support all rideshare activities across the Perth Airport estate.

Public Transport: Transperth operates regular bus services between Perth Airport, Perth City and other local centres. To and from T1/T2 precinct: Bus Route 380, has dedicated luggage rucks and runs daily between the Elizabeth Quay Bus Station next door to PCEC in the Perth CBD and T1 and T2 To and from T3/T4 precinct: Bus Route 40 operates 7 days a week between Elizabeth Quay Bus Station and T3/T4 via Great Eastern Highway, offering the most direct route between Perth Airport and Perth CBD. For up-to-date information about routes, rates, and schedules, please visit the Transperth website.

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To read more about the venue and their facilities, visit the PCEC website