18-27 January 2019

 

Tamworth Accessibility

Transport

A number of Festival Express coaches, our recommended mode of public festival transport, have wheelchair/accessible entries to improve mobility for our visitors.

For further information regarding specific transport needs please contact:

• Tamworth Buslines (Festival Express)
• Tamworth Taxis
• 13CABS

Accessibility Map

An accessibility map is printed in the official Festival program and viewable here.

Accessible Parking

During the Festival a number of road closures operate in the Tamworth CBD.

However there are a number of accessible parking locations recommended for visitors to the Tamworth Festival CBD precinct:

Please refer to the Accessibility Map for exact locations.

Loading Zones

Temporary loading zones are created enabling visitors to drop off passengers and for buskers and artists to unload equipment close by to the CBD and major venues.

Accessible Toilet Locations

There are a number of accessible toilets in the Tamworth CBD Festival precinct:

• City Plaza/Capitol Theatre
• The Atrium
• Festival HQ
• Tamworth Square
• Toyota Park (Bicentennial Park)
• Wests Diggers
• Tamworth Regional Playground

Please refer to the Festival accessibility map for further information and directions.

Venue Accessibility

Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Conference Centre (TRECC), Tamworth Town Hall and Capitol Theatre have designated accessible viewing areas for patrons to view concerts and performances.

Click here for details:

Please book via the Box Office for accessible tickets – they are not available for purchase online. Companion Cards are excepted but not available at all events.

For further information contact Entertainment Venues on 02 6767 2028. 
 
Other venues
 
For other Festival venues please contact the individual venue direct to discuss their specific accessibility considerations – click here to view venue contact details.
 
Accessible Viewing Areas (outdoor)

• Toyota Park
Toyota Park main stage features two large screens to enhance the performance enjoyment and viewing. Please refer to the Festival map for accessible parking locations near Toyota Park.
 
• Country Music Cavalcade 
A designated accessible viewing area is provided outside the Festival HQ (437 Peel Street) for visitors to view the Toyota Country Music Cavalcade from either an on street or elevated location. Please refer to the Festival map for accessible parking locations in and around the Cavalcade route.
 
Accessible Accommodation
 
Please contact Tamworth accommodation operators direct to discuss your requirements and facilities available.
 
 
Pop-Up Information Centre at Festival HQ
 
During TCMF a pop-up Visitor Information Centre operates out of Festival HQ in Peel Street. Grab all your need to know Festival info, purchase tickets to hundreds of shows or register for the busking competition!
 
Accessible toilets are available.
 
Festival HQ is located conveniently in the main Festival CBD precinct at 437 Peel Street, Tamworth.