COVID-19 Information

The venues at Gasworks Arts Park are currently under government restrictions in response to COVID-19.

Our galleries, workshops and theatres are open to the public but with capacity restrictions as per the Victorian Government's advice. This will remain in place until advised by the state government, and we hope to see you back at Gasworks soon!

Are the parklands open to the public?

Gasworks Park

Yes, our off-leash dog park is open to the public for public exercise and socialising, but we strongly encourage park users to be aware of social distancing and abide by government regulations surrounding face masks/coverings. 

What are the Gasworks Arts Park reception hours?

Our reception hours are currently open to the public Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 5.00pm.

You may also call 03 8606 4200 or contact us via email at frontdesk@gasworks.org.au

What changes to the Farmers Market are there?

Farmers Market

Our farmer’s market has been deemed an essential service and is on the 3rd Saturday of every month, 8am to 1pm. As per government regulations, visitors are required to wear face masks or coverings when in public locations. 

Is Priscilla Jones Cafe open?

Priscilla Jones Cafe

The on-site Priscilla Jones cafe is open for take-away service only. The Café is open 7 days for takeaway food and take home meals from 7am to 4pm, and the park is open to the public for wellbeing exercise.
You can check out their full menu offering at their website https://www.priscillajones.com.au/
Follow their pages on Facebook and Instagram for daily updates.
https://www.facebook.com/priscillajonescafe/
https://www.instagram.com/priscillajones/

Can I still view the art galleries online?

Smartify companion mobile app

You can still access our exhibitions via the Smartify app & website. Smartify is a new partnership with Gasworks Arts Park that enables users to access artwork from the safety & comfort of their home by using their computer or mobile device.

Some of our audio tours available on Smartify are:
Fundamentals of a Life https://smartify.org/tour/fundamentals-of-a-life
Denim Views https://smartify.org/tour/denim-views
Place Makings https://smartify.org/tour/making-places
Open House Melbourne: Gasworks Arts Park Virtual Tour https://smartify.org/tour/open-house-melbourne-gasworks-arts-park-virtual-tour

What are the changes to tickets?

Tickets & Performances

Important Information About Your Visit:

  • To ensure physical distancing between audience members, the theatre seating will be arranged in groups of two. Parties larger than two will not all be seated together.
  • As per government regulations we are required to collect contact details from all attendees to the theatre. We will need both the name and contact number of each ticket holder attending, to be recorded at point of purchase. This information will only be accessed if required by the DHHS for contact tracing.
  • The theatre will be open 30 minutes prior to showtime, please arrive early so we can scan you in.
  • Please ensure you are wearing a fitted mask for your entire visit to Gasworks.
  • If you are experiencing any Covid-19 related symptoms please do not attend. If you have already purchased tickets please contact our front desk to organise a refund.
  • The Gasworks theatre bar will be closed.

Ticket purchasers will be notified and provided refunds where applicable, any questions or concerns should be directed to frontdesk@gasworks.org.au or 03 8606 4200.

Is Gasworks Arts Park available for venue hire?

Venue Hire

Gasworks staff are busily working towards the reopening of our theatres and ensuring the comfort and safety of our theatre visitors. We are currently accepting bookings for events and functions for all our spaces, for more information on venue hire please click here.