Wondering about accessiblity at Festival?

We believe that building the Festival world-class means working to make the Festival as accessible as possible. Scroll down to find out more about venue accessibility, please contact us if you have any questions.

To discuss accessibility, please contact Jo Bailey at Inspiring Stories – Jo@inspiringstories.org.nz // 027 811 1186


TSB Arena is wheelchair accessible and has wheelchair allocated seating. Two designated accessible parks are available in the Wilsons parking building underneath Queens Wharf, directly beside the lift up into the foyer of the TSB Event Centre. A parking fee applies. The lift goes from the car park to the entrance foyer. Staff will unlock if access to the top floor is required. All support animals are welcomed on premises (e.g. guide, hearing or mobility dogs etc).

For more information about TSB Arena and Shed 6, click here.
Contact Email: venues-sales@WellingtonNZ.com
Contact Phone: (04) 801 4207


Te Wharewaka o Pōneke is accessible by a ramp on the harbour side of the building. The venue has wheelchair accessible toilets and lifts. The closest accessible parking is at the Te Papa car park or Civic Square car park (entrance off Harris Street).

For more information about Te Wharewaka, click here.
Contact Email: info@wellingtonfunctions.co.nz
Contact Phone: 027 451 2196

Keen to attend the Festival, but cost is a barrier?

If cost is a barrier we may be able to assist – please complete the form below. To apply for subsidies and support, please click here.