A new and exciting buying experience awaits at AGHA Melbourne Gift Fair this August.

This year for the first time ever, AGHA Melbourne Gift Fair will be held at one convenient venue at the newly expanded Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC).

With brand new exhibition halls showcasing 1000s of brands and products from 100s of exhibitors and brand new main entrance, source your new summer season and Christmas ranges all in one state-of-the-art venue.

Held 4-8 August 2018, this important industry trade event provides unprecedented access to thousands of innovative products within the Australian market, across a huge range of buying categories. This year Melbourne Gift Fair will debut ‘Design Life’, a showcase of the best the industry has to offer and ‘Unique & Boutique’, a dynamic destination displaying original products with a difference.

To add to the experience a new 4 star hotel and free parking* immediately adjacent to the new Melbourne Gift Fair entrance are now available, allowing for the ultimate buying convenience.

Reshape how you visit this essential buying experience this August and be amongst thousands of Australian retail buyers, store owners, managers, interior designers and stylists at the new home of the AGHA Melbourne Gift Fair.

If you haven’t attend an AGHA Gift Fair before, register now for free. If you have attended before, confirm your details here for fast-track entry at Melbourne Gift Fair.

Visit melbournegift.com.au for more information.

*Conditions apply

Melbourne Gift Fair

  • Saturday 04 August 2018 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Sunday 05 August 2018 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Monday 06 August 2018 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Tuesday 07 August 2018 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Wednesday 08 August 2018 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
  • Trade Buyers Register for FREE
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Getting here

BY TRAM: Tram routes 96, 109 and 12 (Stop 124A Casino/MCEC) will all take you to our Clarendon Street entrance. Otherwise, tram routes 48 and 70 (Stop D5) take you to Flinders Street. From there, it’s just a short walk up Clarendon Street until you reach us. For tram timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.

BY TRAIN: Our closest station is Southern Cross. Once you exit the station, you can catch the 96, 109 or 12 tram routes and arrive at MCEC in just a few stops. For train timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.

BY CAR: If you’re being dropped off at the Exhibition Centre, our Clarendon Street entrance is the closest entrance. If you’re getting a lift to the Convention Centre, the entrance near DFO is the closest drop off point. If you’re driving in, our Exhibition Centre car park can be accessed via Normanby Road. You can view more parking options below.

BY BUS: From Monday to Friday, bus route 237 goes via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street, which is roughly a five-minute walk to MCEC. For bus timetables or further trip planning, use Public Transport Victoria’s Journey Planner.

BY TAXI OR UBER: If you’re heading to the Exhibition Centre, ask your taxi or Uber driver to drop you off at MCEC’s Clarendon Street entrance. If you’re going to the Convention Centre, ask your driver to drop you off at Convention Centre Place, next to Pan Pacific Melbourne and DFO South Warf. We have two nearby taxi ranks – Crown, Clarendon Street and DFO, Convention Centre Place.

When you arrive from Melbourne Airport (also known as Tullamarine Airport), you have three options. You can catch a taxi from outside your terminal or request an Uber by following the signs outside your terminal to the pick up zones. You can also get the Skybus, which has a service called the Southbank Docklands Express that stops at the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC. Receive 5% discount on purchasing tickets online by entering the promotional code ‘MCEC’.