Welcome to IHG Expo 2024

As a valued Group Member, we invite you to the 2024 Independent Hardware Group National Expo.

This year’s Expo will be in a hybrid format combining an in-person event on the Gold Coast on 12th – 14th February along with various online aspects. An approach that opens the Expo experience up to more than ever before.

As an attendee, every member is supported with opportunities to drive sales, improve standards and reduce costs on your journey to becoming the Best Store In Town:

  • MEET – network and do business with 200 suppliers, in person and online
  • DEALS – access exclusive buying opportunities
  • EXPLORE new ideas and innovation, emerging categories, product demos and much more!
  • LEARN – hear from the IHG executive and expert presenters discussing what is shaping our industry
  • CELEBRATE – together again to this celebrate this vibrant industry we’re all proudly part of

Join your industry peers and arm your team with a competitive advantage and lock in your participation today.

More Information


All IHG members are entitled to 2 x Full Registrations per bannered store, inclusive of day/night access to the two-day Expo sessions and return airport transfers from Gold Coast Airport.

  • Your two (2) inclusive full registrations must be booked at the same time via the above link
  • Password access for the registration link has been provided in your initial communication from IHG


Over and above member registration entitlements, we offer all IHG members additional tickets to purchase at the following rates:

  • Full Registration – $545+GST
  • Business Session – FREE OF CHARGE
  • Trade Show Only Pass – FREE OF CHARGE
  • Independence Dinner – $230+GST
  • Awards of Excellence Dinner – $250+GST
  • Kids Club – $200+GST

These can be purchased via the above registration link. All ‘free of charge’ ticket types must still be booked via the registration system in order for the delegate to have permitted access to the in-person and/or online event.


A range of options are available for members to purchase at competitive rates – a choice of 8 hotel and apartment–style options are available. But you’ll need to get in quick as accommodation is secured on a first in, first served basis.

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Flights can also be booked through our travel partners Orbit World Travel at the time of registration. Secured at competitive rates.

For any queries relating to the registration process, including delegate registration, accommodation or flight bookings, contact the Orbit World Travel team via TOLL FREE 1800 624 107 or [email protected].

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