Belconnen Arts Centre strives to offer an open and accessible environment for all to enjoy. The Centre is fully wheelchair accessible, with the entire building on a single level.
Where a person with a carer attends an event or class, that person's carer is eligible to attend free of charge. Please contact the Centre in advance of attendance to advise if you would like to add a carer to a ticket or enrolment.
Parking and drop-off/pick-up:
Belconnen Arts Centre has disability parking available. See details here.
A wheelchair is available for use by members of the public on request. Wheelchair bathroom facilities are available.
The Foyer and Dance Studio spaces feature audio hearing loops which can be requested in presentation of events.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service. Give them Belconnen Arts Centre's main contact number, 02 6173 3300, or the number of the staff member you want to call.
For more information, visit: www.relayservice.gov.au.
Belconnen Arts Centre is committed to offering a strong program of accessible arts events, and the Centre is home to ACT Community Cultural Inclusion Officers. The CCIOs work together with the community to present events such as the outstanding annual visual arts exhibition celebrating International Day of People with Disability.
BAC also hosts a monthly inclusive community dance program titled Room to Move and the weekly Dance for People with Parkinsons class. Look under Classes and Workshops for more details or to join in!
In 2012 and 2013 Belconnen Arts Centre received the Chief Minister’s Inclusion Award in the Arts category. In 2015 they were awarded the prize in the Community and Business category. The Inclusion Awards acknowledge achievements of organisations that have clearly demonstrated their commitment to encourage, welcome and support people with a disability in the community.
For more information, please call (02) 6173 3300 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
WHERE ARE WE?
118 Emu Bank, Belconnen, ACT [Google Maps]
Tuesday – Sunday 10:00am – 4:00pm
Except for regular classes and special events
ACTION [Timetable Information] - 300 series buses to Belconnen, get off at Belconnen Community Bus Station and walk down to the Centre, or Route 45 directly to the Centre.
Enter eastern end Emu Bank from either Aikman Drive or Eastern Valley Way, from the western end off Joynton Smith Drive or directly opposite the end of Benjamin Way. See Maps for Parking here