Melbourne Showgrounds is a fully accessible venue providing inclusive access for people with disabilities to buildings and facilities, equipment, information and trained staff, addressing the needs of all patrons of the venue.
Accessible features of Melbourne Showgrounds:
- Accessible designated car parking and drop off points
- Accessible and clear pathways from car parking to the site and facilities
- Clear paths from outdoor to indoor areas
- Clear external and internal signage including use of symbols
- Designated, accessible toilet facilities, with sign-posted directions
- Wheelchair accessible seating at various locations at the venue
- Storage space for mobility aids
- Slip resistant floor and ground surfaces
- Access for assistance and guide dogs including provision of water if required
- Lift access to venue areas with audio information and Braille buttons
The Melbourne Showgrounds team can offer further advice on providing inclusive event facilities and services that allow for fair access to all members of the community.