Frequently Asked Questions

FAQ 2017-11-07T10:53:53+00:00

Furnishing in Focus is open to all furniture and furnishing manufacturers, work rooms and upholsterers with production facilities within Australia. In support of this exhibition Fabric and Leather suppliers to the Australian furnishing industry are also invited to exhibit.

Each exhibitor is encouraged to invite their trade customers Australia wide.

Furnishing In Focus is an Australian National trade only show, open to members of the Australian Furnishing Industry including Manufacturers, Retail buyers and staff, Decorators, Architects, Specifiers, Industry bodies, Students and Training establishments. An appropriate Business card or Student ID should be presented at time of admission.

Admission to Furnishing in Focus is complimentary to Industry members.

Pre-Registration is available online here or at the door. Business card is required prior to admission.

A ‘mix and mingle’ evening on Thursday 9 May from 5:30-8:00pm will welcome exhibitors and visitors to an informal drinks and nibbles occasion. This provides a perfect opportunity to network in a relaxed environment. Whilst enabling visitors to view the exhibition until 8:00pm.

ONLY Australian manufacturers of Furniture and Furnishings together with their key fabric and leather suppliers. Exhibitors from all States are invited to participate in this national event showcasing Australian Made Lounge, Dining, Case Goods, Solid Timber products, Bedding and Bedroom. Student participation is also welcome. Imported Furniture will not be displayed.

MCEC is centrally located in the heart of Melbourne’s iconic Southbank precinct and easily accessible by car bus, train, tram. For further details please click here.

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC)
Bay 1, 2, 3 & 4.
1 Convention Centre Place,
South Wharf, Victoria, 3001

Since its inception Furnishing in Focus has been managed for the ongoing benefit of the Australian Furnishing Industry and is supported solely by key supplier sponsorships and exhibitor participation. From 2017 onwards, FIF will be guided on an independent basis by Furnishing in Futures Pty Ltd with Director John Mackinnon overseeing the daily operations. For further details please contact

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