Venue & Travel

All you need-to-know about the venue, how to get there, and what to expect.

The Venue

Discover the ultimate venue for the transformative FinCrime Summit event at Rydges Melbourne, strategically situated in the vibrant heart of Melbourne CBD. This exceptional location offers instant access to the city’s cultural gems, including the lively theatre district, iconic dining establishments, the allure of Chinatown, and the upscale boutiques of Collins Street. Experience a refreshingly local ambience with meticulously designed, modern rooms that evoke the serene beauty of the Australian landscape, providing a comfortable oasis for attendees. 

Rydges Melbourne goes beyond expectations with a host of amenities, including streamlined check-in, seamless in-room connectivity, an interactive fitness studio, and a refreshing outdoor rooftop pool. Delight in the anticipated addition of a new signature restaurant and bar, elevating the event experience. 

Perfectly suited for both business and leisure, Rydges Melbourne ensures a seamless journey for modern-day travellers. Its new state-of-the-art conference and event venues, covering an expansive 1500sqm across two levels, provide unrivalled flexibility. Plus, the newly expanded outdoor terrace offers breath-taking views of Her Majesty’s Theatre and Chinatown, making Rydges Melbourne the optimal choice for the FinCrime Summit, where connections flourish, and experiences thrive. 


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How to get here:

186 Exhibition St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Airport Transfer

When travelling to our Melbourne, VIC accommodation from the airport, travel along the Tullamarine Freeway and take the left turn into Flemington Rd when the city. At the roundabout, continue straight ahead onto Elizabeth St. Turn left at Victoria Parade and right into Exhibition St. The Rydges Melbourne hotel is on your left.

A taxi is approximately $70 and a 30 min drive. Shuttle service is approximately $22 and a 1 hour drive and can be booked through SkyBus.


Our on-site parking is currently getting a make-overRydges Melbourne guests can take advantage of parking available at discounted rate of $20 per at Secure Parking – Southern Cross Car Park. The entry is located at 129 Bourke Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 and is a short 2-minute walk from the hotel. 

Simply scan your credit card to enter the car park. When you’re ready to hit the road, pre-pay for your parking at reception, and we’ll provide you with a Voucher Pin to use on your way out of the car park so you won’t be charged at the exit.

To exit the carpark, tap the payment card used on entry at the boom gate. Select ‘Have a voucher?’ and then select ‘Enter Voucher Pin’. Enter the unique code provided by our friendly team.

Secure Car Park is open from 6am to 12am daily.