Biggest fancy dress hire & Costume shop in Melbourne



Wanting to BUY or HIRE a #Oktoberfest costume? 

We have both areas covered...

Lederhosen's, beermaids, dirndl's, bavarian wench are just to name a few. We also stock a never ending collection of accessories like hats, socks, wigs and props.

HALLOWEEN  31st of October

It's nearly here!

Halloween 2019 will be our BIGGEST collection of the NEWEST costumes you have EVER seen in Melbourne, all under the one roof !

Pop in store today to get inspired!



Let the countdown begin!

Our Christmas collection will have a never ending selection of festive costumes. Not only will we have deluxe santa costumes, there will be something to suit the whole family!

Why not visit us today or phone 



A little sneak peak of

Our Costume Warehouse

Our Favourite themes are:

Our Favourite Mascots for 2019 are:

Fire Man Sam Mascot
Our few Favourite costumes for 2019 are:

Wanting a deluxe santa, or have a budget this year ? We have a Santa to suit everyones needs.... Not to mention our huge collection of christmas costumes and accessories to suit a budgets and sizes.
Oct 1, 2019

Not Long Now till HALLOWEEN 2019

Our extended trading hours will commence shortly opening 7 Days A Week!

Opening all weekend & trading late nights.

Court Jester Fancy Dress is your one stop costume shop this Halloween


Oct 1, 2019

WoW! When you think the range cant get BIGGER & BETTER !!!

Sep 29, 2019

Our costume shop is bursting out its seams, we have the BIGGEST Collection of Group Costumes Ever!
Sep 29, 2019

NOW in store, 1000's of Halloween Costumes & accessories to decide from, Hire or Buy Melbourne, what do you prefer?

Sep 27, 2019

Not sure if you've noticed this about Mamma - she LOVES to dress up......
Aug 11, 2019


Welcome to the award winning costume shop in Melbourne, Court Jester Fancy Dress Hire.

Based 15 minutes out into the Western Suburbs of Melbourne’s CBD, Court Jester has been hiring and selling awesome costumes and accessories to adults and children of all shapes and sizes for 33 years. Previously located in Harrington Square Altona, OUR NEW COSTUME WAREHOUSE has made us the BIGGEST & BEST IN THE WEST of Melbourne. Whether it’s for a fancy dress party, Halloween party, muck up day year 12 break up or a bookweek day at school, we have it all. With new Costumes arriving weekly our extensive costume wardrobe has over 10,000 costumes currently in store, this ensures every theme is catered for.

In addition, we also have an online fancy dress and costume shop called Costume Mania. The Online store enables customers Australia wide to conveniently shop 24/7 and have their order delivered to them, the very next day.

Winner of the 2011 Hobson’s Bay Retail award, & finilist in the 2013 Wyndham's Retail section, we pride ourselves on our cleanliness, organization & most of all, our years of experience in costume customer service. If you’re after a simple accessory for your outfit, or you’re after a complete costume package, we will work with you and your budget to ensure you leave happy & fulfilled with the end result. We believe that the party should start once you enter Court Jester's fancy dress shop.

We guarantee the cheapest prices in Melbourne, and if you find an item that costs more in our store we will beat it by 10% ...... conditions apply*

Whether your coming from Point Cook, Altona, Werribee, Williamstown, Tarneit, Newport, Seddon,  Yarraville, Kensington, North Melboure, West Melbourne, Cairnlea, Caroline Springs, Maidstone, Aintree, Rockbank, Plumpton or Deer Park we are only a 10 to 15 minute drive away. If your coming from a little further out being Essendon, Port Melbourne, St Kilda, Melton, Geelong, Melbourne, Melbourne CBD,  St Kilda or Taylors Lakes, Lara, East Geelong, Belmont its approx a 20-25 minute drive but trust us it will be worth it. Don't forget we are one of the Only Costumes Shops that Opens Saturdays & Open's Sundays