Biggest fancy dress hire & Costume shop in Melbourne



17th - 24th of August 2018

"Find your treasure" 

We have on offer the BIGGEST collection of Bookweek costumes for children and teachers this year!

Our range expands every year and we are certain we have a costume to suit all budgets and sizes.

Pop into our store to speak with one of our creative Jesters!



Melbourne's largest bricks & mortar costume retailer. Enjoy Mad Monday at ease this year!

Dont hire a costume! Why not buy? Prices starting at $24.99 per adult costume....



Pre-orders have begun, order your oktoberfest costume now. Catering for all sizes and budgets.


Let the countdown begin for Halloween twenty-eighteen !

Pre-orders have started...

Phone one of our JESTERS today on 04 DRESS UPS!



A sneak peak of our

 Costume Factory

Our Favourite themes are:

Our Favourite Mascot costumes for 2018 are:

Winnie The Pooh Mascot
Our Favourite Top 5 costumes for 2018 are:
Not sure if you've noticed this about Mamma - she LOVES to dress up......
Aug 19, 2018

Wanting a deluxe santa, or have a budget this year ? We have a Santa to suit everyones needs....
Nov 1, 2017

stocking the largest range of Christmas costumes we have ever had...
Nov 1, 2017

availble in children & adult sizing ....
Oct 27, 2017

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

Oct 1, 2017

Click here for all the highlights from Logans 7th Birthday Party !


Jun 7, 2017

Wouldn't you rather speak to someone on the phone?

You can ask about the size and the cut of the style from our costume experts in store, instead of just guessing from a Computer Screen 

Apr 13, 2017

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

Jan 3, 2017


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 28 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, or Deer Park we are only a 10 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