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Your Opportunity for a Sneak Peak
The Australian Antique and Art Dealers' Association (AAADA) Melbourne Antiques Fair is being held from 8th - 11th May 2014, at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton. AAADA is the leading body representing antique and fine art dealers in Australia. A wide selection of quality fine art and antiques is available to view and purchase at this popular event.
The Royal Exhibition Building, looking splendid for the Antiques Fair
All items are fully vetted for authenticity and backed by the reputation of Australia's finest antique and art dealers.
An adult ticket costs $20, children are $15 (children under 16 admitted free) and tickets are available at the door.
An example of what you might find at the Fair (image from the AAADA Melbourne Fair website)
Leading interior decorators will also be present at the Fair to demonstrate and advise on how 'old and new' can be blended for a visually pleasing effect.
This year, the opening night of the Antiques Fair will be a Gala Charity Preview. Tickets will cost $50 and all funds raised will benefit UNICEF Australia. The Gala night is being held from 6.30 - 8.30pm on Thursday 8th May. For enquiries, please call 0401 995 501.
Come to the Gala preview and you'll have the opportunity to view all exhibits and select what you want to purchase before the general public.