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The Plaza is the Festival Hub. Melbourne’s liveliest fashion party at the Royal Exhibition and Melbourne Museum Precinct comes to life from 5-10 March 2018.

Join the style crowd for pre and post runway festivities including shop, beauty, food & drink pop-ups and live entertainment. The Plaza is free to enter and is open daily from 5:30PM – 11PM.



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

Malvern Town Hall
Corner of Glenferrie Road and High Street, Malvern, VIC, 3144

Treetops, Melbourne Museum
11 Nicholson St, Carlton, VIC 3053

Immigration Museum
400 Flinders Street, Melbourne VIC 3000


Tram 86 or 96 to the corner of Nicholson and Gertrude Streets.

Free City Circle Tram to Victoria Parade City loop train to Parliament Station

Stop #5 of the Melbourne Visitor Shuttle

To plan your journey by public transport to the 2018 Festival, head to Public Transport Victoria.


The Festival makes every effort to ensure that our events are accessible for all members of our community.

All VAMFF-produced events are wheelchair accessible, to enquire about 

through wheelchair access available at all festival venues for all members of our community. All VAMFF-produced events are wheelchair accessible.

For access


Enjoy the Festival like a VIP with exclusive $4 Night and Weekend rate at nearby Wilson Parking sites including extended trading hours until 3am at 90 Victoria Parade carpark.

The participating car parks are:

  • Flinders Gate car park
  • Grand Hyatt car park
  • Galleria car park
  • 90 Victoria Parade car park
  • 300 La Trobe Street car park
  • 200 Queen Street car park
  • 150 Lonsdale Street car park
  • Southgate car park
  • Eureka car park
  • Riverside Quay car park
  • 474 Flinders Street car park 

Reserve your exclusive parking offer online via Book A Bay from 1 – 18 March 2018 and use the promotional code ‘VAMFF18’

In addition, a car park is located under Melbourne Museum. Patrons can enter from Nicholson Street Rathdowne Street.


The Plaza Box Office (located at Royal Exhibition Building) will open from 5PM – 9:15PM

The Plaza is open from 5-10 March 2018, 5.30PM – 11PM daily



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