2024 Event and Ticketing Information

General
Info

Showcase Victoria 2024 will be held on the 21st & 22nd May at Darebin Arts Centre.

Showcase Victoria will have a full two-day format featuring excerpts of works, pitching sessions, and networking opportunities. The full program and ticketing information will be released in April. 

Ticket registrations

Ticket registrations have now opened. Please see a full breakdown of the registration price below. 

Full Event Registration (Two Days)

  • Presenters $480.
  • Funded Industry Attendee $480.
  • Producers and Artists $240.
  • Independent/Unfunded Industry Attendee $240.
  • Reduced $240.

One Day Registration (Either Day)

  • Presenters $240.
  • Funded Industry Attendee $240.
  • Producers and Artists $120.
  • Independent/Unfunded Industry Attendee $120.
  • Reduced $120.

When is it?

21st & 22nd May

Where is it?

Darebin Arts Centre

Getting
There

Public Transport

Darebin Arts Centre is easily accessible by tram, train, bus and bike. Help reduce your environmental impact and rethink your need to drive.

Tram

  • Route 11 (get off at stop 40, and it’s a 10-minute walk)
  • Route 86 (get off at stop 45, and it’s a 10-minute walk)

Train

  • Mernda Line (get off at Bell Station, and it’s a five-minute walk)

Bus

  • Route 513 (Get off at corner of Bell Street and St Georges Road, and it’s a two-minute walk)
  • Route 903 (Get off at corner of Bell Street and St Georges Road, and it’s a two-minute walk)
  • For help planning your tram, train or bus trip visit ptv.vic.gov.au

Parking

Bike or foot

  • Darebin Arts Centre is conveniently located along the St Georges Road shared path, which is ideal for cycling or walking.

Car

  • Darebin Arts Centre’s car park is accessible from Peter Street and St Georges Road. It has 136 unrestricted parking spaces, including four accessible spaces.

To find out more please follow the link below.

Where to
Stay

We recommend the following accommodation providers and to book early to avoid missing out.

Nestled in Melbourne’s dynamic inner north, Novotel Melbourne Preston presents 383 meticulously crafted accommodations spread across 7 floors. Numerous rooms provide captivating floor-to-ceiling vistas of the city or the scenic Dandenong Ranges, flooding the spaces with natural light. Showcasing contemporary design and custom-made furnishings, the hotel features an exceptional restaurant, café, a 24-hour gym, and sauna facilities.

Novotel Preston has a standard double room & superior twin room offer via the link below if you’re attending Showcase Victoria. 

Address: 215 Bell Street, Preston, VIC, 3072.
900m from Darebin Arts Centre

Contact information is available on the website via the link. 

Quest Preston provides a variety of room options tailored to suit every guest’s requirements. Select from the selection of 79 contemporary serviced apartments, which include studios, 1-bedroom, and 2-bedroom configurations, as well as accessible accommodations. Benefit from amenities such as guest laundry, onsite gym, and Wi-Fi internet access. 

To get 15% off your purchase when booking Quest Preston for Showcase Victoria, please use the promo code: DAREBINART

Address: 518-528 High St Preston, Preston, VIC
1.5km from Darebin Arts Centre

Contact information available on the website via the link. 

Located in Preston, The Bell Motel is ideally situated for guests to explore Melbourne’s diverse attractions. Just a short stroll away is the renowned Preston Market, boasting an array of multicultural food options. Additionally, Melbourne’s culinary scene is easily accessible via a 20-minute tram or train ride, as are its numerous sporting stadiums and event venues, such as Darebin Arts Centre. 

Address: Cnr Patterson & Bell Streets. Preston, VIC
1.1km from Darebin Arts Centre

Contact information is available on the website via the link. 

Situated just 6km from the CBD, St George Motor Inn offers close proximity to the airport and direct tram access to the city and nearby sporting venues. They do provide undercover parking and are only 2km from the popular Brunswick St restaurant precinct, Darebin Arts and Entertainment Centre, and Darebin International Sports Centre. Located in Thornbury, the inn offers easy access to surrounding suburbs. 

Address: 334 St Georges Rd Thornbury/Northcote, VIC, 3071
1.5km from Darebin Arts Centre

Contact information is available on the website via the link. 

Event
Accessibility

Accessible parking

Darebin Arts Centre is an accessible, friendly PAC, please follow the link to check out their accessible information. Accessibility | Darebin Arts

WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE

We ensure that the Showcase Victoria event is always held at a venue that is wheelchair accessible.

sign language interpreted

Auslan interpreters are available for Showcase Victoria upon request. Please indicate your access requirements during registration. 

Companion Card

Showcase Victoria welcomes Companion Card holders