Accessible Events at Arts House

We encourage you to call or email us if you have any questions about accessibility or would like to discuss requirements with us. You can contact artshouse@melbourne.vic.gov.au or on (03) 9322 3720.

The following events have been confirmed at this stage.

Auslan Interpreting

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Auslan Interpreters will stand to the side of the speakers of performed action and translate the text and dialogue into Auslan when signing live.

The Children’s Party

4pm, Sun 24 Sep

Refuge
Sat 11 Nov

Audio Description

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Audio description enhances the live theatre of film experience for people who are blind or have low vision.

Refuge
Sat 11 Nov

WE ARE LIGHTNING!
3pm, Sun 10 Dec

Wheelchair Access

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Arts House venues are wheelchair accessible however, given the nature of some of the shows, some performances may be restricted. Please give us a call to chat through any requirements. Wheelchair accessibility is listed on each individual event page.

Companion Card
Arts House supports the Companion Card program. For patrons who require assistance of a companion or carer, a second ticket is issued at no cost to the Companion Card holder. To book a Companion ticket, please call our box office.

Accessible Season Program Guide
You can download the accessible program guide here.

Getting Here

North Melbourne Town Hall
521 Queensberry Street
North Melbourne VIC 3051

If you are attending a show at Arts House or have an appointment to meet us, you can enter via our accessible entrance via Erroll Street. There are accessible toilets on every floor of Arts House and you can access all levels via a lift.

Tram
Route 57 (high floor trams only) Stop 12, North Melbourne Town Hall

Walk
Arts House is an approximate 30 minute walk from the Melbourne CBD

Train
Arts House is an approximate 15 minute walk from North Melbourne Train Station or Flagstaff Station

Car
There is limited paid on-street parking on Queensberry and Errol Streets, as well as accessible on-street car parks on Queensberry Street (150m to our accessible Errol Street entrance)

Taxi
The Victorian Taxi Directorate has information regarding wheelchair accessible taxis (WATs) here. You can book wheelchair accessible taxis on these dedicated numbers: (03) 9265 4602 or (03) 9277 3877