Furnishing in Focus

Date 4 May 2017 to 5 May 2017
Time 10am – 8pm
Venue Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)
Address Bay 15, 16, 17 and 18
1 Convention Centre Place,
South Wharf, Victoria, 3001
Pricing Complimentary to Industry members.

Australia’s leading manufacturers are once again uniting to offer the biggest variety of locally produced furnishing designs to be shown in 2017.

From the 4 -5 May 2017, ‘Furnishing in Focus’ will introduce Australia’s top manufacturers, fabric houses and leather suppliers to a broad cross section of industry visitors in a trade only show free of imported furniture product.

Furnishing in Focus has become Australia’s leading national exhibition centrally located under one roof at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) and representing manufacturers from all states. Once again we welcome the support and sponsorship of the Australian Made Campaign Ltd – www.australianmade.com.au

On Thursday 4 May from 5-8pm, exhibitors and visitors are welcome to an informal drinks and nibbles occasion. The highlight of which will be the announcement of the annual ‘Vice Award’. First established in 1993, the Vice Award acknowledges individual recipients each year who have made a long term contribution to the Australian Furniture Industry.

VISITOR INFORMATION

Attendance & Registration

Furnishing In Focus is a National Australian trade only show, open to members of the Australian Furnishing Industry including Manufacturers, Retail buyers and staff, Decorators, Architects, Specifiers, Industry bodies and Training establishments.  Pre-registration is now available here. An appropriate Business card should be presented at time of admission.

Cost

Admission to Furnishing in Focus is complimentary to Industry members.

Hours

Thursday 4 May 2017 – Exhibition 10am-8pm
Thursday 4 May 2017 – Drinks & Nibbles during exhibition 5pm-8pm (presentation 6.30-7pm)
Friday 5 May 2017 – Exhibition 9am-4pm

Special Events/Features

An industry evening on Thursday 4 May from 5-8pm will welcome exhibitors and visitors to an informal drinks and nibbles occasion. The highlight of which will be the announcement of the annual ‘Vice Award’. First established in 1993, the Vice Award acknowledges individual recipients each year who have made a long term contribution to the Australian Furniture Industry. Please see a list of past recipients here.

Who is exhibiting?

ONLY Australian manufacturers of Furniture and Furnishings together with Australia’s leading Fabric and Leather suppliers. Exhibitors from all States are invited to participate in this national event showcasing Australian Made Lounge, Dining, Case Goods, Solid Timber products, Bedding and Bedroom. Student participation is also welcome. Imported Furniture will not be displayed.

Getting there

MCEC is centrally located in the heart of Melbourne’s iconic Southbank precinct and easily accessible by car bus, train, tram. For further details please click here.

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)
Bay 15, 16, 17 and 18
1 Convention Centre Place,
South Wharf, Victoria, 3001
http://mcec.com.au/

Click here for Furnishing in Focus Website Link