FAQS

Carriageworks is located at 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh NSW

Train: The nearest station to the Carriageworks venue is Redfern Station which is approximately 9-10 minutes’ walk.

Bus: The nearest bus stop to the Carriageworks venue is King Street, Camperdown (Opposite Carillion Avenue and close to The University of Sydney)
422, 426, 428, M20, M30

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Please note valet parking will be available for guests and can be booked through Gieves. Flat rate of $35 pre-booked per space per day or $45 pay-on-arrival +GST, space permitting – phone 1300 880 839 or email info@gieves.com.au

This season strip back the excess, concentrate on the beautiful and relish the unexpected details. This is your chance to create the ultimate wardrobe wish-list as you lust over luxe fabrics, dazzling embellishments and cool statement pieces from Australia’s most sought after designers in the Style Collective show. Seats are strictly limited.

Step straight into summer with the latest Active, Sports Luxe and Resort Ready-To-Wear Collections from the #MBFWA Runway. See the hot highlights from top Australian designers in the Resort Review Show and create your must-have summer wardrobe. Follow in the footsteps of your favourite fashion icons, just days after they saw it themselves at the home of #MBFWA, Carriageworks.

When you get to Carriageworks, enter via Wilson Street, and then collect your VIP Star Lounge wristband from the check-in counter. 
 
Your Friday will entail access to all three seminars, pre-show drinks & canapés in the VIP Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge, a Front row seat at the offical Opening Runway Show and entry to the official Opening Show After Party.
 
Your Saturday itinerary will include all day Hub access including unlimited access to the MBFWE Style Session Series & exclusive shopping precinct 'The Stores', and a show seat to both the 4:30pm Style Collective show and the 5:30pm Resort Review show.
When you get to Carriageworks, enter via Wilson Street. 
 
Enjoy an exlcusive view of the runway for two people in an elevated viewing area, set with a high table and accompanied by one glass of French champagne per person and a cheese platter to share. You also receive all day Hub access including unlimited access to the MBFWE Style Session Series & exclusive shopping precinct 'The Stores'.

When you get to Carriageworks, enter via Wilson Street, and then collect your VIP Access Pass from the Box Office. This wristband ensures you receive exclusive access to the Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge pre-show for complimentary drinks and canapés. Pre-show Mercedes-Benz star lounge access commences 1 hour prior to your designated show start time indicated on your ticket. Ticket bearer is responsible for ensuring they leave Star lounge and arrive to the show by show start time. Once the show commences, lock-out rules apply.

When you get to Carriageworks, enter via Wilson Street. Please arrive promptly 15 minutes before the show. Once the show commences, lock-out rules apply. Your gift bag will be waiting for you on your seat.

First in best dressed - all Show Seat tickets are unreserved so don’t be late!

No. Transaction in The Stores are card only.

Hub Access gives you access on Saturday 19 May to Style Sessions, Style Talks, Live Activations, access to the onsite shopping area The Stores and more!  

Please ensure you arrive at the latest 15 minutes prior to the start time. When you get to Carriageworks, enter from Wilson Street, head through the glass doors and speak to an attendant at the registration desk.

Please ensure you arrive at the latest 15 minutes prior to the start time. When you get to Carriageworks, enter from Wilson Street, head through the glass doors and then wait to the left of the Box Office in the designated Runway Photography

No!  SIGMA will provide all loan equipment.  You can bring your own equipment if you would like.

There is no minimum age required to attend the shows, any child under 15 years of age can attend but must be accompanied by an adult.

This is a consumer ticketed event only. If you would like to apply for Media Accreditation to cover the event, it is on a case by case basis so please email the team at mbfweekended@img.com

Provided we aren't sold out tickets, you can purchase online up to 10 minutes before show time 

We cannot give an exact timing on this. However standard runway shows usually run between 30-45 minutes.

MBFWE has a strict no refund policy included in our T&C’s you agree to at time of purchase. Tickets are transferable; you can gift them, or re-sell them.

Full list of designers to be announced. Each show description currently gives you an indication of designers you would expect to see in the show, once full line up is confirmed we will update the lineup in those descriptors.

We offer an emerging designer program - St.George NextGen. Head to the following link and complete our New Designer Application Form.

Mercedes-Benz Star Lounge is an exclusive cocktail bar onsite at MBFWE.  Star Lounge entry is available ONLY to PLATINUM and GOLD ticket holders.  Entry time is noted on your ticket. 

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) is held 13 - 17 May is an industry only event.  Tickets are not available for purchase and show attendance is by invitation only. 

For accessible seating, please contact mbfwa@img.com 

Virgin Travel Packages are purchased directly through Virgin Holidays.  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Weekend Edition/IMG has no association with booking flights, accomodation or any offerings outside of the designated show tickets.  For any questions or concerns, please contact Virgin Holidays on  13 15 16

Ovolo Hotels are our official hotel partner for MBFWA and MBFWE, offering an array of incredible rooms in a stunning boutique hotel setting. Both the Ovolo 1888 and Ovolo Woolloomooloo properties will be a hive of activity over Fashion Week so book soon to be part of the action.

To celebrate MBFWA Ovolo has partnered with Australian fashion designer C/MEO COLLECTIVE to create the ultimate Fashion and Design experience.

For a limited time only the ginormous split level INXS suite at Ovolo Woolloomooloo becomes home to the pop up C/MEO Fashion Suite for a month long celebration of fashion and design. Don’t miss out – rooms available from 13th May – 13th June only!

And we know you Fashion Lovers travel for all sorts of fabulous reasons so if you find yourself in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne of Canberra and want to stay at a gorgeous fashion inspired boutique hotel then check out Ovolo Hotels today. Just for you we are offering exclusive access to MBFWE rates at all Ovolo Hotels Australia wide valid for any stay until the end of June. Just enter ‘ovolomercfashion’ upon booking your accommodation to receive 15% off.

Book now: https://www.ovolohotels.com.au/

 

We always love hearing from #MBFWE guests, you can email us at mbfweekended@img.com