2017 Sponsors and Supporters

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SONIQ            Warner Bros                                                                                                                                                                    © Disney


2017 Toy Hobby & Licensing Fair


The Australian Toy Association 2017 Toy Hobby & Licensing Fair opened its doors to 4,962 retailers, exhibitors, media and buyers on Sunday 5 to Wednesday 8 March to what was the greatest Toy Fair to date.

The annual Fair offered no shortage of amazing displays on the concourse, new toys, gadgets and games, colourful characters and insight to key trends for this year – all whilst providing four days of excitement and fun for a record breaking attendance.

The ATA would again like to congratulate all of the Product of the Year and Licensing Award winners. And for a full list of these visit our awards page

A special thanks to event sponsors Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon Viacom, LIMA Australia, Hasbro, Disney, BBC Worldwide, Soniq and Warner Bros., whose continued sponsorship and support, add to the success of both the Fair and Gala Dinner.

We are looking forward to seeing everyone again at the 2018 Toy Hobby and Licensing Fair on Sunday 4 to Wednesday 7 March, 2018!

2018 Fair Dates & Times

Sunday 4th March - 9.00am to 5.00pm
Monday 5th March - 9.00am to 5.00pm
Tuesday 6th March - 9.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday 7th March - 9.00am to 3.00pm  

This event is strictly for trade only. Those eligible for admission include retailers, wholesalers, buying groups, etc. Registrants must present business identification.

No one under the age of 13, including infants, will be admitted under any circumstance. Babies under the age of 1 year will be permitted if in a pram or suitable carry harness.

2017 Facts and Figures:

  • 200 Exhibitors
  • 15,000sqm of new and exciting products
  • Attendees from UK, Europe, US and Asia-Pacific
  • Total attendance of over 4,962 buyers and visitors
  • PR exposure in excess of $1million
  • Toy of the Year - LOL Surprise - Headstart International

What’s on display at the Fair?

TOYS; Craft & activity, Games, Outdoor, Educational, Dolls, Activities, Construction, Ride ons, Water and pool, Electronic, Action figures, Plush, Puppets

HOBBIES; Model cars, Model railways, Collectables, Modelling, Remote control

NURSERY ITEMS; Baby furniture, Nursery furniture, Nursery décor items, Art for nursery walls, Baby bedding, Baby safety equipment, Nursery linen 

And much, much more!