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The 2019 Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) will take place 1 – 10 March 2019. 

Learn more about our Festival hub, visitor information, accessibility, ticketing, employment, and find answers to our most commonly asked questions 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 in March 2019. 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

More access information can be found here.

WHEN DO TICKETS GO ON SALE?

Tickets for the 2019 Festival will go on sale 12 December, 2018. To have first access to tickets, sign up to be a Member

HOW DO I BUY TICKETS?

Tickets will be available to purchase on our website from 12 December 2018. To have first access to tickets, sign up to be a Member

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 December 2018. To be the first to know when we make announcements, sign up to be a Member.

WHICH RUNWAY SHOWS RECEIVE GIFT BAGS?

Complimentary gift bags are included at Runways 1-7, Menswear Runway and the Virgin Australia Grand Showcase valued at over $100.

HOW DO I OBTAIN SPECIAL ACCESS BOOKING INFORMATION?

Those attending the Festival that require information regarding Special Access can email the Festival directly at ticketing@mff.com.au

WHAT IS THE FESTIVAL'S STANCE ON USING FUR?

MFF is committed to not allowing the presentation of fur at MFF produced shows and events. Only items containing fake or faux fur will be permitted.

HOW DO I BECOME A VOLUNTEER?

To gain experience and network with industry professionals to kick-start your fashion career apply here.  

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

Applications for the 2019 Festival have now closed (applications are open from August to November annually via our website). 

HOW CAN I BE INVOLVED IN THE ARTS PROGRAM?

Applications for the 2019 Festival have now closed (applications are open from August to November annually via our website). 

HOW CAN I BE INVOLVED IN THE IDEAS PROGRAM?

Applications for the 2019 Festival have now closed (applications are open from August to November annually via our website). 

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.

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