Melbourne Festival strive to make every event as accessible as possible.
We are happy to provide Auslan interpreting and Audio Description services by request.
For information on our access services please call 03 9652 8667 (National Relay Service calls accepted). Or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your enquiry.
The best way to book tickets if you have any access requirements is to contact the venue directly.
All venue contact information is available on individual event pages. Alternatively, contact us via the above so we can assist in your enquiry.
We can provide Auslan interpreting and audio description services by request.
The deadline for access requests is Monday 4 September. Requests do not require payment. Once the requested performance date is confirmed, payment is required to ensure booking. Normal booking terms and conditions apply.
Companion Card holders qualify for a complimentary ticket for their companion. Please contact Melbourne Festival on 03 9652 8667 or venue box offices directly.
Victorian Carer Card holders qualify for the concession rate to all Melbourne Festival performances, except for Black Rider.
Audio description makes the visual verbal for people who are Blind or vision impaired. Patrons use a small audio receiver to receive a spoken description of the visual elements by a trained audio describer.
Audio Description services and Tactile Tours will be available for Black Rider on Fri 22 September at 7.30pm and Sat 23 September at 3pm.
All sessions of The Festival of Questions will be Auslan interpreted. Use the Access Request Form to request Auslan services at other events.
Assistive listening systems provide sound amplification for people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
The following venues have assistive listening technology:
Where the wheelchair icon is displayed, the venue/location is wheelchair accessible. If this symbol is not displayed, access may be limited and assistance by venue staff may be required.
To ensure the best possible experience, please discuss all access requirements with the venue before you book.
If you are having trouble reading this website, you can request a large print version of the Program Guide.
Email us on email@example.com or call 03 9652 8667 and we will send you a copy in Word or PDF format.