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The Forum interior has been extensively renovated and restored back to its original beauty.More info
- 154 Flinders St
Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia
Tickets & show information
- 1300 111 011
Wheelchair & disability bookings
- (03) 9299 9800
Venue hire & other enquiries
- (03) 9299 9990 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5:30pm)
- (03) 9299 9860 (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5:30pm)
Patrons of the Forum Melbourne can avail of preferred parking rates at the nearby Wilson Parking, Flindersgate, 172 Flinders Street, Melbourne.
$7 after 4pm Mon - Fri and all day on weekends
$32 between 6am and midnight Mon - Fri
Book in advance at www.bookabay.com.au using voucher code: MARRINER (case sensitive). Full terms and conditions can be viewed online at www.bookabay.com.au.
The Flinders Street entrance has one small step up to a line of double doors. A ramp is positioned here during performances.
Forum I: Main Auditorium
The large auditorium on the ground floor has been remodelled into a cabaret style venue, seating 800 (cabaret style), and standing 1500 (concert style). There are flat entrances from the foyer to Forum I. A sloped floor leads to seating in booths and tables. For most seating, one or two steps must be scaled.
Forum II: Upstairs Auditorium
An intimate space seating 540-590 patrons. Access from Flinders Street is via the large railed staircases to the left and right of the foyer. Alternative access is via the side entrance in Russell Street. Again, there is a large staircase. The Auditorium is quite steeply raked and has no handrails.
Toilets are situated at the rear of the Forum I, near the Russell Street exit, and also in the upstairs foyer next to the bar.
A unisex accessible toilet is situated at the rear of Forum I, near the Russell Street exit.
Please contact the Box Office for more information on (03) 9299 9800
FACILITIES FOR PEOPLE IN WHEELCHAIRS
It is advisable to book wheelchair seating direct with the Box Office on (03) 9299 9800
FACILITIES FOR PEOPLE WITH SIGHT IMPAIRMENTS
Seats close to the stage can be requested when booking tickets for either the Forum I or Forum II.
TICKET AND SHOW INFORMATION
P: 1300 111 011
Wheelchair and Disability Bookings – All Venues:
P: (03) 9299 9800
BOX OFFICE HOURS
TYPES OF PAYMENT ACCEPTED AT BOX OFFICE
VENUE TICKET COLLECTIONS
Tickets can also be collected from any Ticketmaster outlet up until the day of the performance.
OVER 18’s VENUE
The Forum Melbourne is an over 18’s venue. Patrons must be able to present one of the following ID’s to gain entry: learner or driver’s license, passport, proof of age card, keypass. If patrons are unable to present a valid form of ID, we can not permit you entry to the venue, and on these grounds, we can not provide a refund for your tickets. For further information please contact the Box Office on (03) 9299 9800.
Alcohol, cans, bottles, recording equipment, lasers, studded belts or weapons cannot be brought onto the premises.
Forum Melbourne is a no smoking venue.
‘Cash-out’ facilities are available from venue Bars. Closest ATM is at Federation Square.
LOST, STOLEN OR DAMAGED TICKETS
Lost, stolen or damaged tickets must be reported to Ticketmaster prior to the event day, or prior to 4pm on the event day.
Available on Level 2 Foyer - $2 per item.
The Forum Theatre has both general admission and reserved seating events. Customers are advised to check the event page for further information. There is booth seating available for all shows but it is on a first come, first served basis.
Snacks available at the bar.
FUNCTIONS AND EVENTS
Marriner Group can arrange for all your catering needs. Please contact our Event Sales Office if you would like to discuss hiring a private area for drinks or a cocktail reception. Call (03) 9299 9860 or email firstname.lastname@example.org