The FAB Event is open to all Australian independent retailers in the apparel and textiles industries. The August event will once again offer significant merchandise buying opportunities. This is the major industry trade show you simply cannot afford to miss.
Additional Benefits for FrontLine Members
Through FrontLine’s commitment to deliver additional benefit to its members, all exhibiting suppliers will deliver additional terms and savings above their trade event offering. Non-affiliated independent retailers are welcome to enquire about FrontLine membership as means of accessing additional terms.
FABE Event Open Days
Sunday 26th August 2018 9.00am – 6.00pm
Monday 27th August2018 9.00am – 2.00pm
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When: Sunday 26th & 27th August at FABE
Time: Available all day
Where: FrontLine Stores Corporate Stand, 243
When: Sunday 26th August, 2018
Where: FABE, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
2 Clarendon Street, Melbourne (Door 6)
How to get there
- TRAM – from the City
Catch any of the following trams and get off at the stop on the corner of Normanby Road & Clarendon Street. This is located between the MCEC & the Crown Entertainment complex.
- Route 96 – St Kilda
- Route 109 – Port Melbourne
- Route 12 – St Kilda
For further tram timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website.
TIP: Tickets for the tram MUST be pre-purchased. MYKI public transport cards can be bought at most 7-Eleven stores or at the train stations.
Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Get off at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 as above.
For further train timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website.
The SkyBus transports visitors directly from Melbourne Airport to Southern Cross train station.
Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lorimar Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).
For further bus timetable information and trip planning, visit the Victorian Public Transport website.
If you’re driving to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, there is paid parking located off Normany Road underneath the venue.
Ask the taxi driver to drop you off at the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC. There is a cab rank located on the Clarendon Street entrance to catch on for the ride home.
Date: Sunday 26th August2018
Time: 6.00pm to 8.00pm
Location: Clarendon Rooms, Level 5, MCEC
The Cocktail Party is for Members and Exhibitors that participate at the event. This FREE function will allow Members, Exhibitors and the FrontLine Team the opportunity to network in an informal and relaxed environment.
PLEASE NOTE: numbers are limited so register early and you won’t miss out!