The Boating Industry Association of Victoria is the peak body for the marine sector. It represents an industry worth $4.5 Billion dollars to the Victorian economy and provides over 17,700 FTE jobs.

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Put Your Brand in front of over 29,000 People at the Premier Boat Show in Victoria!


Planning for the biggest boat show in Victoria is already under way and this is your exclusive invitation to exhibit.  The BIAV is now taking applications for next year’s show which it plans to be bigger and better! The Melbourne Boat Show is the ultimate opportunity for you to have your products, services and brand in front of 30,000 boating enthusiasts, fishing fanatics, first-time boat buyers and families.   In addition, we’ve got a floor plan that will see your space gain maximum exposure and traffic over the four days the Melbourne Boat Show will be held.  These are just some of the many features the 2016 Melbourne Boat Show will have. 2016 Melbourne Boat Show 17 to 20 June 2016 Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre So don’t delay, give us a call at (03) 8696-5600 or email to discuss more about the opportunities on offer.

Visit to see highlights from the 2015 Melbourne Boat Show.


Floor Plan (current as of 15/4)

2016 MBS Exhibitor Prospectus

2016 MBS Exhibitor Application Form

Join Operation Bay Watch and Help Protect our Marine Life

’1,400 seals die every year as a result of entanglement injuries, along with sea birds, whales, dolphins and turtles’….Melbourne Zoo OBWe-sticker

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