Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay
22 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay
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Wheelchair Accessible  Hearing Devices 

Sydney Theatre is a state-of-the-art home for some of the best Australian and international performing arts. The space comprises an impressive 896-seat auditorium. All seating in Sydney Theatre is reserved seating.

Events at Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay

January 8 - February 9
Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay


Wheelchair access is via the Sydney Theatre's main entrance located on Hickson Road. A lift (located at the far end the Ground Floor foyer) operates between Ground level, Stalls level and the Dress Circle level. There are accessible toilets on both the Ground Floor and the Dress Circle levels of the Foyer.

An Induction Loop system is available at the Sydney Theatre in both the Stalls and Dress Circle. To use the loop system, ensure your hearing aid is set to the "T" switch position. For those patrons needing hearing assistance and/or do not have a hearing aid, headsets are available via the Cloakroom situated in the Ground Floor Foyer. NB The loop system is limited to certain sections of the auditorium. Please advise the Box Office of your requirements at time of ticket purchase.

We make every effort to ensure Sydney Festival events are accessible to our whole audience. To book your tickets or if you have any queries please call 02 8248 6500 or email Sydney Festival is happy to receive phone calls via the National Relay Service. To enable us to determine your requirements and assist you fully we are unable to offer this service online.

Restaurants and Bars

Sydney Theatre operates two bars on each level of the Theatre, which are open from one hour prior to performances. The Hickson Road Bistro offers patrons a convenient location to have ameal before taking in a performance. Patrons should visit the venue website for full details.

Public Transport

Ferry, train and bus services operate to and from The Rocks and Circular Quay. Sydney Theatre is a 20 minute walk from Circular Quay or Wynard train station.

For quick and convenient access to timetables, trip planning and other public transport service information call the Transport Infoline on 131 500 or visit

Car Parking

There is metered parking along Hickson Road. They are for a maximum of 4 hours and cost $4.40 per hour before 6pm and $2.20 per hour between 6pm-10pm.

The nearest car parking is at Interpark Bond Store One, 26 Hickson Road Walsh Bay (next door to the theatre) and at Wilsons Parking Towns Place, on the corner of Towns Place and Hickson Road at Walsh Bay.