Frequently Asked Questions

What are the opening hours?

Tuesday 20 Nov 2018     10am – 5pm

Wednesday 21 Nov 2018   10am – 5pm

Thursday 22 Nov 2018   10am – 4pm


Where is the show located this year?

Convention & Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Place

South Wharf, VIC 3006


How do I get to the venue?

Visit the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre’s website for details on how to get to the venue.


Who can attend?

The China Clothing and Textiles Expo is a Trade Only Event.

Entry is restricted to people involved in the clothing, textiles, fashion, home wares and footwear industries. People who are suited to attend include: wholesalers, importers, suppliers, retail chain stores, private brands, agents, manufacturers and distributors.

Upon entry you may be required to present:

– Business ID. E.g. business card, letterhead, payslip or documentation containing the business’s ABN

– Personal Identification. E.g. drivers license

Those not involved in a relevant industry will not be admitted. Selling or promotion of products/services to exhibitors is not permitted. No photography or sketching permitted. Students will not be registered. Visitors failing to abide may be asked to leave the venue.

The Organiser reserves the right at their discretion to deny or withdraw access to non-approved persons.


Who should attend?

Wholesalers, Importers, Suppliers, Trade Buyers, Traders, Designers, Distributors, Retailers, Industry Associations, Brand Managers, Merchandisers, Manufacturers, Social & Design Agents, Media, International Associations, Government and Trade Auspice Bodies.


How much does it cost to visit?

To all bona fide registrants, it is free to attend the combined trade show event. See ‘Who can attend’ to find out if you’re eligible to attend.

Click here to register now.


Do I need to register as a Visitor?

Yes, online visitor registration is now open through our website.


Are child minding facilities available?

Unfortunately, child minding facilities are not available.


Who is exhibiting and how many exhibitors are there?

The China Clothing and Textiles Expo is showcasing over 300 exhibitors.

Co-located with the International Sourcing Expo and the Footwear and Leather show, the 3 in 1 event will display over 600 exhibitors from across the globe.

The 2018 exhibitor list will be published closer to the date. Until then, subscribe to our mailing list and facebook page for exhibitor profiles and show updates.


Can I exhibit at the China Clothing and Textiles Expo?

If you are interested in exhibiting at this year’s China Clothing and Textiles Expo please complete an exhibitor registration form.


What related events are coming up?

The International Sourcing Expo

Find out more at

Footwear and Leather Show

Find out more at


More questions?

Please feel free to contact us as:

Minstar (Australia) Enterprises Pty Ltd
Level 7, 10 Help Street
Chatswood  NSW 2067

t 02 8040 3030 or +61 2 8040 3030
f 02 9411 3889 or 61 2 9411 3889



Convention & Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Place

South Wharf VIC 3006


Tuesday 20 Nov 2018   10am – 5pm

Wednesday 21 Nov 2018  10am – 5pm

Thursday 22 Nov 2018  10am – 4pm