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How to ensure you get value for your time at the Beauty Expo


We know your time is precious, especially your weekend time.  We also know that you’ll love the Beauty Expo Melbourne and we’d love to see you there, so we’ve put together this blog to make sure you get value for your time at the Beauty Expo.

As you know, we are very excited to be attending Beauty Expo Melbourne again in 2017. As usual, we’ll have great SHOW SPECIALS, New items and great demo’s for you.

If you’re going to be making the time to be there, here’s how you can make sure it’s worth your while:

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  • Take advantage of Early Bird Pricing by booking before 20 January 2017.
    • $15 early bird price (up until midnight Friday 20 January 2017)
    • $22 full price (from 21 January to 26 March 2017)
  • This year, you can fast track your registration with Social Registration which provides a whole host of benefits, which you can read about here.
  • Visit the official web site of the expo to get a full list of exhibitors. Make a note of which stands you want to visit and note their locations.
  • Keep abreast of everything by following the social pages. Here is a handy list of all the platforms available.
  • Get the Expo App. Available for iOS and Android. Either get directly from the relevant App Store or access the downloads page. The app will give you access to:
    • Interactive Floor Plan – helping you to find your favourite exhibitors and stages.
    • Exhibitors – viewing a list of who will be there and what they’re featuring.
    • Education – see what’s on each day of Beauty Expo Melbourne, when and where.
    • Event Alerts & Reminders – don’t miss any updates from us during the show.

Other Planning

  • Know where the Expo is taking place so you can plan your travel. You can get there by train, tram or by car.  Please be aware that limited Undercover parking is available underneath the MCEC building, but this will be at an additional cost. Learn more about travel to the MCEC.
    • The Expo is being hosted at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)
      2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf
      Melbourne VIC 3006
    • If you are going to need accommodation, Ozaccom+ is the official travel and accommodation partner for Beauty Expo Melbourne and guarantees the best rates on your accommodation when attending our events.
      • You can contact Ozaccom+ on:
      • p: 1800 814 611 toll free or +61 07 3854 1611 for overseas visitors.
  • Know the Expo opening and closing times
    1. Saturday 25th 10:00 to 17:00
    2. Sunday 26th 9:00 to 17:00
  • Make a list of questions that you have for particular exhibitors and find out what specials they will have at the show – this is a great opportunity to build up your inventory at great prices.
  • If you are looking to form relationships with exhibitors, don’t forget to bring along business cards. These can also be useful if any of the exhibitors run competitions.
  • This is a beauty expo and we know you want to look your best, but remember that you will be on your feet a lot. Dress for comfort, particularly your shoes.
  • Bring along some snacks and water. While there will be food and drinks on sale, there are likely to be queues.
  • Bring your business credit card with you so you can take full advantage of show specials.

Please remember: Beauty Expo Melbourne is a trade only event and is therefore not open to the general public. Business identification is required.