Fashion Week Australia 2019 Dates Announced

IMG has officially announced the dates for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia (MBFWA) 2019. 

Set to showcase Resort 2020 collections from a plethora of Australian designers, MBFWA 2019 will take place at Carriageworks in Sydney, and will open the runway on Sunday 12 May, and conclude its week long event on Friday 17 May.

NSW Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Adam Marshall, said, “Our support for MBFWA showcases Sydney’s iconic locations to the world and ensures Aussie designers continue to have access to a global audience of buyers, press and consumers each year.

Fashion Week Australia - Manning Cartell - Sydney

As Australia’s pinnacle fashion trade event, the week-long schedule of runway shows is an important platform for fashion labels to showcase their collections, generate sales and grow their business.”

Having seen a staggering increase in buyer and international media interactions, MBFWA 2019 is encouraging designers to apply to showcase their designs here: 

Along with press and industry applications – which is now open online, to apply here:

Natalie Xenita, Executive Director at IMG Fashion Asia-Pacific added, “The event’s continued growth underscores the value of its 2016 repositioning, which established Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia as the world’s first Fashion Week focused exclusively on Resort Collections. We’ve since seen double to triple-digit growth across designer participation, international media and buyer attendance.”

To discover more about Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia, head on over to their official website here:


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