It's held in the Royal Exhibition Building in Melbourne.
And, of course, quilts. Hundreds of them in diffent sizes and styles. You can learn a lot (and get lots of inspiration) by looking at these masterpieces.
Like this one - a fabric painting done in applique.
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But look at this one:
Here's another applique quilt. I love the simplicity of it -gum leaves cut from batik prints and arranged in regular-sized rectangles of a contrasting batik. It's just charming.
The piece below is small, maybe 12" x 24". But it's really sweet. Looks like a painting, yes? No. It's applique and stitching.