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The 2018 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) will take place from 1 – 18 March. 

Learn more about our Festival hub The Plaza, further visitor information, accessibility, ticketing and employment, and find answers to our most commonly asked questions about the Festival below.

 

WHERE IS THE FESTIVAL LOCATED?

Located inside and out of Royal Exhibition Building, all VAMFF produced Runways and The Plaza (Melbourne’s liveliest fashion party) are held there from 5-10 March 2018. The Plaza is the Festival Hub and is FREE entry – you don’t need a ticket to attend. 

Royal Exhibition Building (Runways and The Plaza)
9 Nicholson St, Carlton, VIC 3053

Malvern Town Hall (City of Stonnington’s Fashion Weekend Runway)
Corner of Glenferrie Road and High Street,
Malvern

Theatre, Melbourne Museum (Fashion Talks)
11 Nicholson St, Carlton, VIC 3053

Immigration Museum (Business Events)
400 Flinders Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

More access information can be found here.

WHEN DO TICKETS GO ON SALE?

Tickets for the 2018 Festival will go on sale January 11, 2018 at 9am. Members only pre-sale is now on sale, sign up to be a Member for access.

HOW DO I BUY TICKETS?

All ticketing information can be found here.

AM I ABLE TO ATTEND FESTIVAL EVENTS IF I AM UNDER 18 YEARS OF AGE?

Yes you can, however, all under 18 guests must be accompanied by an adult in all official bars during the Festival.

WHEN ARE THE FULL DESIGNER LISTINGS REVEALED?

Designer line-ups for each runway show will be announced January 11, 2018. To be the first to know when we make announcements, sign up to be a Member.

WHICH RUNWAY SHOWS RECEIVE GIFT BAGS?

Priceline Pharmacy gift bag featuring a selection of beauty products are on Runways 1 – 7, Virgin Australia Grand Showcase and GQ Australian Menswear Runway.

HOW DO I OBTAIN SPECIAL ACCESS BOOKING INFORMATION?

Those attending the Festival that require information regarding Special Access can call 1300 665 915.

HOW DO I BECOME A VOLUNTEER?

To register your interest to volunteer for the 2018 Festival, apply here.

HOW CAN I BE INVOLVED IN THE FESTIVAL AS A DESIGNER?

Applications for the 2018 Festival have now closed (applications are open August to November annually via our website). 

You can register your interest for the 2019 Festival here.

HOW CAN I BE INVOLVED IN THE ARTS PROGRAM?

Applications for the 2018 Festival have now closed (applications are open August to November annually via our website). 

You can register your interest for the 2019 Festival here.

HOW CAN I BE INVOLVED IN THE IDEAS PROGRAM?

Applications for the 2018 Festival have now closed (applications are open August to November annually via our website). 

You can register your interest for the 2019 Festival here.

HOW CAN I BECOME A PARTNER OF THE FESTIVAL?

The Festival works hard to create exclusive opportunities for partners. Please contact Tennille Burt, Head of Sales and Marketing at the head office to enquire via +61 3 9654 5599 to find out more.

HOW CAN I GET A MEDIA PASS/ACCREDITATION FOR A SHOW?

Accreditation for the Festival is now open. To apply here

Please see full T&Cs here. If you have any few questions regarding media accreditation please contact Raina Naidu from AMPR.