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Event Cinemas George Street

Event Cinemas is in the heart of CBD, and is one of the most highly sought after cinema venues in Sydney. Host to some of the biggest film premieres of the year; this venue has seen its fair share of star-studded events and is a well-known city favourite, and just a short walk from the State Theatre.
505-525 George Street
Sydney, New South Wales 2000


Make the most of your SFF experience by planning ahead and taking advantage of the public transport services conveniently located near all Festival venues. Visit transportnsw.info or phone 131 500 for information about Sydney’s bus, ferry, train and light rail networks. For bike parking refer to cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/

There is no onsite parking available.


Ramp access to Event Cinemas is available from the main entrance on George Street. It is recommended to drop off on Kent St and take the lane way down to the cinema.
All cinemas at Events Cinema George Street are wheelchair accessible, with allocated wheelchair locations. To book a wheelchair space please call us on 1300 733 733.

Infrared transmitters mounted in the cinema carry the sound to a receiver that you wear. At some cinemas, if you wear hearing aids, cinema staff will provide you with a neck loop to pick up the sound, and for those who do not use hearing aids, there is a limited number of headsets available.
Audio description is available in Cinemas 3, 4, 5, 9 and 11 and are available on request.
Closed captioning equipment is available from the cinema. You can sit in any seat in the cinema as captions are delivered by a personal device, with a high contrast display and privacy screen, so only you can see the captions.
Please see staff at Event Cinemas to collect equipment. Please note, equipment is subject to availability and you may be requested to leave a form of ID to ensure the safe return of the equipment.

Accessible bathrooms are located a short distance from each cinema. Please ask staff for directions.

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