Arts Club Member Benefits

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Special Events

As an Arts Club Member, you’ll receive invitations to a host of interesting events, designed to help you get closer to your arts centre

Whether it’s an informal talk with one of our programming staff, private performances or guided tours of our latest exhibition, there are a number of fabulous ways that you can be involved and make the most of your membership.

Premium Ticket Booking Service

Book your seats for any show at any Arts Centre Melbourne venue through our personalised Premium Ticket Booking Service.  Our friendly and knowledgeable team will help you choose the best available seats , whatever your requirements, and will let you know about any special offers and upcoming shows to ensure you never miss something special.  Even better, when you book using the Premium Ticket Booking Service you pay no service fees (excluding Sidney Myer Music Bowl ticket bookings, some subscription ticket packages and credit card charges may still apply).

To book tickets, call 9281 8123

Priority Members’ Lanes

Arts Club members can enjoy priority queuing lanes at selected foyer bars in the State Theatre and Hamer Hall. Just show your valid membership card, and you’ll also receive 15% off drinks & snacks!

Pre-Sales and Offers

Don’t miss out on tickets for any Arts Centre Melbourne Presents performances, with exclusive pre-sale email offers. And what’s more, you’ll enjoy a member exclusive 20% discount during the pre-sale period

You will also receive updates on special ticket offers, competitions and more.  

Venue Hire Opportunities

As an Arts Club member you will have access to a range of interesting and hidden spaces around Arts Centre Melbourne to host your next private function. Working with our dedicated Celebration + Events team, you can create an intimate dinner, pre-show drinks or business networking event at a number of our venues. Catering, staffing and AV charges will apply.

Member Savings & Discounts

Members receive 50% discount on valet or 25% discount on standard parking every time you park at Arts Centre Melbourne. You’ll receive a Stored Value Card which allows you to store credit, eliminating the need to queue to pay each time you visit. To book valet call 9281 8591

Pay no transaction fees when you book tickets through the Members’ Ticketing Line. Please note that credit card charges may still apply. 

Show a valid membership card to save 15% at all Arts Centre Melbourne dining venues – including Café Vic, The Barre, Cento and foyer bars.

Visit Arts Centre Melbourne partner restaurants at Hamer HallSakè Bar & Restaurant and Fatto Bar & Cantina and enjoy 10% off when you show your Arts Centre Melbourne membership card.

Member’s save 10% on all Arts Centre Melbourne branded merchandise, on production of a valid membership card. 

Terms and Conditions

  • Arts Club Memberships are valid for twelve months from the joining date
  • Single Memberships are $550 (incl. GST) per annum / Double Memberships are $990 (incl.) per annum
  • For Double Memberships, both members must reside at the same address
  • 20% discount for ‘Arts Centre Melbourne Presents’ productions valid only during the pre-sale period and are subject to availability
  • 20% discount for ‘Arts Centre Melbourne Presents’ productions only available through VIP Ticket Booking service 
  • VIP Ticket Booking Service operates Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm on 9281 8123
  • ‘Best available seats’ will be selected from those available at the time of purchase, subject to Arts Centre Melbourne’s terms & conditions. Due to the popularity of certain performances and venue sizes there may be very limited availability.
  • Credit card fees apply on all ticketing transactions
  • Parking discounts are contingent on the use of the provided stored value car park card. If the card is lost there will be a $15 replacement fee.
  • All hospitality discounts are contingent on the use of the provided Arts Club Membership card
  • Arts Centre Melbourne venue hire opportunities do not include catering, AV and staff costs
  • By joining the Arts Club Membership program you consent to being included in Arts Centre Melbourne marketing activities
  • Arts Club benefits and discounts are only redeemable upon the presentation of a valid Membership card.
  • Arts Club membership cards and their benefits are non-transferable.
  • Arts Club membership fees and tickets purchased for membership events are non-refundable.
  • Arts Club memberships will be considered lapsed if not renewed within three months of the expiry date.
  • The expiry date of an annual Arts Club subscription cannot be suspended or extended.
  • Membership may be cancelled, and all benefits of membership revoked, by us at our discretion if we have reason to believe the member is acting contrary to these Terms and Conditions, Arts Centre Melbourne’s Terms & Conditions of Purchase, Conditions of Entry or any other applicable terms of use.
  • Membership benefits and Terms & Conditions may occasionally be changed, added to or removed at Arts Centre Melbourne’s discretion. Membership benefits and offers are subject to availability and are subject to change without notice. Details of all changes will be available here (link to Membership T&Cs).
  • The Victorian Arts Centre Trust is committed to preserving your privacy, and our Privacy Statement reflects our firm commitment to you. It sets out our policies in relation to the way we collect and handle personal information.  

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 eDM image credits:
• Jon Hume, Evermore, Make Poverty History Concert, Sidney Myer Music Bowl, 2006. Image: Josh Robenstone 
• Zoe Keating. Image: Kirstie Shanley
• Elvis Costello, Elvis Costello and the Imposters. Image: Danny Clinch. 
• Richard Tognetti, Australian Chamber Orchestra. Image: Pierre Toussaint