6 April 2017 – Last Chance to buy Souvenirs

A few remaining Supporters and Patrons packages are available at a discounted price until  5 MAY 2017 AFTER WHICH ALL OUTSTANDING ITEMS WILL BE DESTROYED.

Also, a small number of unsold Souvenirs are still available and a small number of new items to be placed on sale very shortly.

See the Store for more details and to purchase

Volunteers required

M2017 needs help in numerous jobs, both at bump-in and the 4 days of the show.
Can you spare some time and help us?
A minimum of 2 sessions will be required on the actual show days.
A entrance ticket for each day you work a shift will be provided.
Areas that will need to have volunteered staffing are as follows –

· Ticketing windows (on-the-job training will be provided in the use of an EFTPOS machine)
· Front of House (Entrance and Queuing particularly early in the morning)
· Ticket Collection and Pass Out (scanning of season and pre-purchased tickets and removal of stubs from day tickets)
· APF Store & M2017 Souvenirs
· Patron/Supporter/Exhibitor Lounge
· Adult/Youth and Literature Area
· Security Gate (Emergency Exit)

Downlod Volunteers Form

Book a Meeting Room at the Exhibition (up-date 4 Mar  2017)

There will be 2 meeting rooms available over the 4 days of the show.
Meetings for organisations can be booked for between 1 hour to 4hrs.
The venue opens at 10:00am each day, meetings can commence from 10:15am.

IMPORTANT:  Most rooms have now been booked. See the Meetings Page for the latest meeting schedule.
As the meeting rooms must be purpose built and therefore are a cost the exhibition, it is required that a prize be donated or a Supporter’s pack be purchased for each 1 hr meeting.

Please email  to request a meeting room. We will contact you to confirm.

Tickets Now Available

Both Daily and Season tickets are available for booking from this site via a Try Booking  

See the About the Exhibition page for more details



Entry Forms and Regulations now on the website (17/7/2016)

Entry forms and Regulations are now available on the Exhibitors page. Please note there are seperate forms for Australian entries and those from other countries. Both PDF and Excel versions are available.

Entries close 31 October 2016.


FIP Recognition granted

Melbourne 2017 now has FIP recognition for all entries (15/7/2016)



A Special feature of MELBOURNE 2017, is a non-competitive exhibition involving at least 200 frames for members of the Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria. The occasion marks the Society’s 125th Anniversary and continues a traditional of non-competitive exhibits for the RPSV’s centenary (1992)and 75th anniversary (1967).
Frame fees: $A40.00 per frame.
No of frames: 1 to 8 frames.
If space allows a member may apply for more than 1 non-competitive exhibit.

Application: Use PDF form Royal125 entry form


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