Royal Melbourne Show

The Royal Melbourne Show Art, Craft & Cookery competition encourages creativity and imagination and is open to anyone who wishes to enter.  Click here for the 2019 competition schedule…and see Wendy Diggles’ Masters of Millinery winning design on page 2 of the program!!! Enter on line at Fees are $11 for members and $15 for… Continue Reading»

The Emerald Peacock: A Millinery Salon

With the Spring Racing Carnival looming, its time to gather the girls and secure your spot at this years Millinery Salon event on Sunday 15 September. Finding the right headpiece to match your race day outfit can be tough, so we have done the hard work for you by bringing 11 milliners together under the… Continue Reading»

Ekka Royal Queensland Show – millinery competition

The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) Millinery Awards sponsored by the MAA Applications are open and close Friday  31 May 2019 at 5.00pm Delivery 17&18 July Judging 22 – 25 July Exhibition 9-18 August Pick up 21 August Items can be listed for sale (25% commission) 4 categories / multiple entries welcome , interstate entries welcome… Continue Reading»

Design Awards Gala

Join the Millinery Association of Australia for an exclusive cocktail party for the grand final of the Design Award and the Student Award competitions. This prestigious event will be held at Mon bijou, on Flinders lane in Melbourne’s CBD, set amongst the clouds high above Melbourne’s lane ways in a penthouse space with breathtaking panoramic… Continue Reading»

MAA Design Award 2019

Registrations for this event have now closed Design Award Entry Form 2019 DESIGN AWARD 2019 Terms and Conditions 1. Only one entry allowed per person. 2. Submission must be an original design made by the person entering the competition. 3. Hats should be entered under the maker’s actual name and not under a business name.… Continue Reading»

Royal Melbourne Show

Visit the Royal Melbourne Show Art, Crafts and Cookery to see the work of Millinery Association of Australia members including the Master of Millinery section which is an invitation only section for Millinery Association members.  

2018 Student Millinery Award

MILLINERY ASSOCIATION OF AUSTRALIA STUDENT COMPETITION 2018  THEME : AN OCTOPUS’S GARDEN” The type of hat will be open . Anything from everyday to costume. This will open it up to all students regardless of what stage they are at, what materials they have experienced or what their area of interest is eg: costume, bridal, racewear,… Continue Reading»

MAA Design Award 2018 –

The Millinery Association of Australia is pleased to present The MAA Design Award 2018 for Fellow Members of the association. The format will include a section judged by a panel of industry experts and a People’s Choice Award. The Prizes include:  First prize- $1500 from the MAA  $300 voucher Hat Blocks Australia, 1 year subscription to The… Continue Reading»

Millinery Design Award 2018 Cocktail Party

Join the Millinery Association of Australia for a Cocktail Party celebrating the winner of the 2018 Design Award. The Millinery Association of Australia will host a Cocktail Party to announce and celebrate the winner of the 2018 Design Award. The evening will include a fashion parade of the finalist headpieces and South Australian millinery student… Continue Reading»

A workshop with Phillip Rhodes – Turbans and Bandeau

Come learn Turbans and Bandeau from the Master and past president of the Millinery Association of Australia Inc. 16th and 17th June 2018 9:30 – 4:30  Adelaide SA Priority booking for financial members of the Millinery Association of Australia Inc. $250 for MAA Members and $350 for Non members. Deposit with surname as reference Westpac… Continue Reading»

Bendigo Art Gallery Outing

Event: Marimekko exhibition. Bendigo Art Gallery. Date: Sunday 20th May. Cost: $15 adult, $12 sudent Train from Southern Cross time 9.02 train arrives Bendigo at 10:53 am (own expense) Orientation Tour booked for 11:45 am Lunch booked  in the Gallery at 1:30 (own expense). Please make payment to the MAA bank account by Friday 6th… Continue Reading»

Oaks Day Cocktails

Following tradition, the MAA will hold an end of Melbourne spring carnival season cocktail party. This is a chance to relax with other members and to chat about the year that was and our plans for the year ahead.    

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The Annual General Meeting for The Millinery Association of Australia for 2017 will involve the yearly reports and election of the 2018 Committee.

Member Meeting October

Meeting for Millinery Association Members – members to check e-mail for agenda.  Access available through Zoom.