Below are answers to some of the questions you may have regarding the fair:

What are the opening times?
Melbourne Stitches & Craft will be open from 10am to 4.00pm daily.

What is the venue address?
The full address for the venue is: Royal Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson St, Carlton Gardens
Melbourne, Victoria 3053

Can I pre-purchase my tickets online?
Yes, you can purchase your ticket online to avoid the queue.

Can I use my EFTPOS/Credit Card at the venue?
Many exhibitors accept EFTPOS and credit card payments and there will be an ATM at the show. However you may need to pay cash for your ticket into the fair.

Is there somewhere I can leave my coat and bag?
There is an attended cloak room in the foyer at the Help Desk where you can leave your bags and coats for just $2 per item.

Is there a wheelchair I can borrow at the event?
No there is no wheelchair hire.

Is there accessible parking? 
Please enquire directly with the venue.

Can I drive and where would I park?
Yes – Melbourne Museum is the closest parking.

What type of food is available?
Full cafe facilities are available for visitors.

Can I bring my own food?

Is there places to sit and rest?
Yes there is lots of café seating available for a rest stop.

Do you give pass-outs?
Yes you can get a day pass out to return later the same day – just see security at the entry.

What activities are there in Melbourne for my family members who may not wish to attend the fair?
For more information on Melbourne, click here for the Melbourne tourism website.

Do you accept government issued ‘Companion Cards’, so that my carer can assist me through the event? 
Yes, we do accept the government Companion Card when a disabled person has purchased their own ticket to enter a show but requires a companion/carer with them at all times to assist them around a show. Companions enter free of charge. You can buy tickets online or at the door.

Are there any deals on accommodation and airfares to the craft event?
Our preferred supplier for airfares and accommodation needs is: Nationwide Travel, or call 02 9418 0011.

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