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The Arts Centre Melbourne car park, owned and operated by us, is located just minutes from our theatres, the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) and central Melbourne, with 24-hour car parking available at competitive rates.

To welcome you back to Arts Centre Melbourne we're offering these special discounted rates for a limited time only.

Casual parking

Monday to Friday

Early Bird
Enter before 10am and exit by 6:30pm*

$17

Day
Enter after 10am and exit before 7pm*

$24 (was $35)

Evening
Enter after 4pm and exit before 4am the next day*

$21 (was $26)

Saturday

Day
Enter after 4am and exit before 8pm*

$20 (was $21)

Evening
Enter after 4pm and exit before 4am the next day*

$21 (was $26)

Sunday and Public Holidays

Day and Evening
Enter after 4am and exit before 4am the next day*

$20 (was $21)


*Overstay rates of $6 per hour or part thereof apply, to a daily maximum of $55
Lost ticket fee $55
All prices include GST
First 15 minutes free


Please note: Our car park has a height restriction of 1.9m.


During your visit to Arts Centre Melbourne construction works may be taking place as part of Reimagining Arts Centre Melbourne.

When the Sturt Street slip lane is closed, vehicles approaching from City Road/ Alexandra Ave should turn left into Fanning Street then left again into Kavanagh Street.

Entry and exit to the carpark

The car park entry is located at 4 Sturt Street Southbank.

The best approach to the carpark is via Kavanagh Street.

Vehicles approaching from Southbank Boulevard should turn right into Kavanagh Street.

Vehicles approaching from City Road/ Alexandra Ave should turn left into Fanning Street then left again into Kavanagh Street.

All cars exit the Arts Centre Melbourne car park onto Southbank Boulevard and must turn left. 

Accessible parking

We have a number of clearly marked accessible parking bays available. Please display your valid Parking Permit for people with disability. Should you need assistance gaining access to St Kilda Rd car park when the Theatres Building is closed, please call our Security team on 9281 8316.

Electric car charging

Need somewhere to charge your electric vehicle for free while enjoying a performance with us?

The Arts Centre Melbourne car park is proud to offer two Delta Energy Systems Australia AC EV Chargers on the upper level, with no additional cost to utilise this efficient electric-vehicle charging equipment. The Delta AC Charger continues to lead in the EV charger market as the design is smart, light and small, with a four-hour charge to 80%.
More information about the Delta AC Charger

Please note: Our AC Chargers use a ‘Type 1’ plug. Customers with a Tesla or ‘Type 2’ plug requirement, will need a ‘Type 1 Charging Adaptor’, which are readily available externally for purchase. Standard car parking fees apply.

Conditions of entry

Important Conditions of Entry you should read before you use our car park.

Contact details

For further information on car parking, please phone (03) 9281 8012 or email carpark@artscentremelbourne.com.au

Frequently Asked Questions

Arts Centre Melbourne does not currently have reserved parking available. We suggest arriving as early as possible, as our flat rates are set up to ensure there is plenty of time before the show commences.
The Arts Centre Melbourne car park operates on flat rates only - we do not have hourly rates. See information on our car parking page for details around rates at different times.
The Arts Centre Melbourne car park operates cashless. We accept all major credit and debit cards on site and also offer contactless payment and access via the Ubipark app for your mobile phone. You can download the Ubipark app for convenient and contactless access.

Arts Centre Melbourne's car park is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This means you can get access to your parked vehicle at any time of the day or night.

For information on our rates and parking options, please refer to our car parking page.

Pedestrian access is via the stairs adjacent to the National Gallery of Victoria moat.

The car park entry is located at 4 Sturt Street Southbank. This is also the GPS address.
The best approach to the car park is via Kavanagh Street.

Vehicles approaching from Southbank Boulevard should turn right into Kavanagh Street.

Vehicles approaching from City Road/Alexandra Ave should turn left into Fanning Street then left again into Kavanaugh Street.

When the Theatres building is closed, pedestrian access is via the stairwell located between the Arts Centre forecourt and the National Gallery of Victoria moat. Car park access for people who cannot use stairs is via Southbank Boulevard or by calling Arts Centre Melbourne security on 9281 8316.
Our car park has a strict height restriction of 1.9m, so please only use our car park if your vehicle complies with this.

If you regularly use the car park, a Permanent Parking contract could save you money and guarantee a parking space. You will get your own parking card to gain access to the car park whenever you want.

To inquire about permanent parking, please email carpark@artscentremelbourne.com.au.

You’re in luck, yes! Arts Centre Melbourne wants a clean, green world too, so we have installed charging stations. See information on our car parking page for more information.
When the Theatres building is closed, pedestrian access is via the stairwell located between the Arts Centre forecourt and the National Gallery of Victoria moat. Car park access for people who cannot use stairs is via Southbank Boulevard or by calling Arts Centre Melbourne security on 9281 8316.
The lift, located in the NGV stairwell, is accessible from both the upper and lower level of the carpark and provides direct access to St Kilda Road. From street level, you can find the lift at NGV Waterfall front entrance. Owned and operated by the NGV, the lift only operates during NGV business hours (10am to 5pm daily), however, lift access between both levels of the car park is available 24 hours a day. Outside NGV business hours, access to street level for people who cannot use the stairs is via Southbank Boulevard or by calling Arts Centre Melbourne Security on 9281 8316.

If you're attending a ticketed daytime Family show or Morning Melodies, you automatically get the Early Bird parking rate of $17 when entering the Arts Centre Melbourne car park prior to these performances' start times and exiting by 6:30pm. This offer is valid Monday to Friday for daytime car parking only. Public Holidays are excluded.

For all other rates, phone (03) 9281 8012 or visit our Parking page.


Car Park - Arts Centre Melbourne

Location Address

4 Sturt St, Southbank VIC 3004

Contact Details

(03) 9281 8012
carpark@artscentremelbourne.com.au

Open 24 hours

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