Biggest fancy dress hire & Costume shop in Melbourne



We offer a DELIVERY SERVICE too!



18th to the 25th of AUGUST 2017

Our bookweek pre-orders have Now opened. Wanting something special for your childs bookweek for 2017.  We can help, phone us today on 04DRESSUPS

Otherwise, let us be creative, we will have on offer the BIGGEST COLLECTION of BOOKWEEK costumes under the one roof. We are sure your child or yourself wont be left disappointed. 

There will be on offer costumes & accessories to cater for all budgets


31st OCTOBER 2017

We offer the BIGGEST HALLOWEEN COSTUME collection in Melbourne all under the one roof. Your one stop Halloween Shop!

We promise you wont leave our store disappointed, we cater for all sizes, ages & budgets.

Pre-order have also opened, so if your wanting something particular, speak to one our Jesters today on 04DRESSUPS 



A sneak peak of our Costume Factory

Our Favourite themes are:

Our Favourite Mascot costumes for 2017 are:

Winnie The Pooh Mascot
Our Favourite Top 5 costumes for 2017 are:

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

Celebrating Bookweeks 71st Birthday  "Escape to Everywhere"  Wide selection of kids & adult bookweek costumes,Will be held on between the 18th to 25th of August 2017. Click here to read more

Jan 4, 2017

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

Jan 3, 2017

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

Oct 1, 2016

Wanting a bargin costume ??? A massive collection of x-hire costumes have just gone up stairs today .....

Jan 3, 2016

Our costume shop is bursting out its seams, we have the BIGGEST Collection of Group Costumes Ever!
Jan 1, 2016

.....and is set to become the biggest costume retailer in Melbourne.
Jul 17, 2012


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