20-21 August 2021
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre

Whether you're seeking ways to generate extra income, or considering a complete career change, The Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo will help turn your ambition into action. From insider tips to expert advice, as well as plenty of profitable business ideas, there’s no other event that gives you the opportunity to talk face-to-face with leading franchisors and successful franchisees across a range of business opportunities.

Meet our exhibitors

Meet over 100 exhibitors from all industries - click here to see our exhibitors.

Learn from the experts

Find the topics that interest you from our free seminars - click here to see the seminar program.

Free advice

Talk to the Franchise Council of Australia (FCA) at the show.

Getting there

Set on the banks of the iconic Yarra River, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is just a 20 minute drive from Melbourne airport and a short stroll from the city centre.

Catch any of the following trams and get off at the stop opposite the Clarendon Street entrance of MCEC: Route 96 – St Kilda to East Brunswick, Route 109 – Port Melbourne to Box Hill, or Route 12 – Victoria Gardens to St Kilda. Take any train that goes to Southern Cross Station. Get off at Southern Cross Station and catch tram number 96, 109 or 12 as above. For further train timetable information and trip planning, click here to visit the Victorian Public Transport website here.

If you’re driving to Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, there are a number of car parks close to the venue. Click here to view car park locations and pricing.


Adult: $20

Children (16 years and under): free when accompanied by an adult, no registration required.

Earlybird: free registration until 31 October 2020


Fri 20th - Sat 21st August 2021

Open daily 10am - 5pm


Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, Door 1

2 Clarendon Street, (Opp Crown Casino)
South Wharf Vic 3006

What's On

Free Seminars

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