We will make every effort to ensure that AFF Youth is accessible to all attendees. We have a dedicated Access Page with more detailed and regularly updated information.

If you require additional access for a student please arrange with a staff member when booking.

Venue Information and public transport information

Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas

The cinema is situated in the east end of the city centre off Vaughan Place which runs between Rundle Street and North terrace. The venue is in a pedestrian area with no direct vehicle access to the cinema.

Drop Off Points: There are drop off points available on Rundle Street (Street Number: 246-252) and North Terrace (Street Number: 280) to Vaughan Place.

Public Transport

Bus: Closest bus stops 300m walk. Stop B1 East Terrace for 98C City & North Adelaide Loop and 99C City Loop.Stop Y1 East Tce – West side for 98A City & North Adelaide Loop and 99A City Loop.

Tram: Tram Stop Botanic Gardens North Terrace. 110 metres to the cinema. On arrival, walk west on North Terrace towards Paxtons Walk (8 metres), Turn left onto Paxtons Walk (76 m) Continue straight onto Vaughan Place and the cinema is on the left (27 metres)

Parking: The closest car park is U-Park, a multi storey park, on Frome Road. There are several accessible parking bays on each level of this car park. There is one continuous path of travel from the car park to the cinema. 100 metres to the cinema.

Venue: There is level access into the venue. The main doors open towards you (pull). The doors are double width. The doors are heavy. Lighting levels are low. Interior is decorated in dark purple.

Candy Bar: There are seating options available for the candy bar. Tables and chairs in candy bar are not permanently fixed. Food and drinks can be brought to the table areas on request

Cinema Access: There are steps to seating in Palace Cinema 1. There is lift access to the rear of the Cinema 1. This is a staff lift and requires staff assistance.

There is a level change to Cinemas 2 – 7. There is ramp access to the level change This ramp has handrails on both sides. Cinema 2 – 7 are reached via three standard steps. These steps have colour contrast. These steps have handrails on left and right side.

Inside Cinema: There are designated seating areas for wheelchair users. Designated seats are situated at the rear of the cinema.

Toilets: There are accessible toilets in the venue designated for general public use. There are(standard) toilets near Cinema 1 accessible via 5 steps. These steps have handrails on both sides. There are two sets of public toilets. Accessible toilets are situated near cinema 3 – 7.

Lift: There is a lift access for wheelchair seating in Cinema 1. This lift is for staff and disabled people. Staff are not required to operate the lift. There are braille labels on elevator button panel. There are no auditory cues in this lift.

Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute

Wheelchair access: Tandanya is accessible via stairs and ramp.

Bathrooms: On-site male and female bathrooms, as well as a wheelchair accessible toilet.

Parking: There is no onsite parking, and nearby street parking is limited. The nearest car park facility is Wilson Parking Eastend, in between Frome Street and Union Street.

More public transport information

For other public transport options or further public transport information contact Adelaide metro or call the InfoLine on 1300 311 108.

Or via the National Relay Service and ask for Adelaide Metro InfoLine. TTY users can contact directly on TTY line 133677

Changing Places Toilets

Nearest Changing Places Toilet is located at James Place Public Toilets 23A – 25 James Place, Adelaide

900 Metres from Cinema Via Rundle Mall.

Opening hours are:
Sunday to Thursday, 7:00 am to 8:30 pm
Friday, 7:00 am to 10:00 pm

(An MLAK Key is required, and can be borrowed from Adelaide Visitor Information Centre, 9 James Place, during centre operating hours.)

More information on finding a Changing Places Toilet in SA

Contact Us

If you have any access questions or suggestions, we want to hear from you.

By email:
[email protected]

By telephone:
(08) 8394 2505
or via the National Relay Service
1300 555 727 then (08) 8394 2505