Accessibility & Inclusion

Accessibility & Inclusion


If you hold a current and valid Companion Card, your carer may accompany you on the day for free. On the day, show your ticket and Companion Card to our volunteer staff, and your carer will also receive a pass.

Parents and carers of children not in the Companion Card program will need to purchase a separate ticket.


Guide dogs, service animals, and companion animals are welcome at SMASH!. Please produce your certificate upon entry.


Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, ICC Sydney is easily accessible by public transport, including light rail, ferry, and train; it is only a 10 minute walk from Central and Town Hall train stations. Secure car parking is available and conveniently located within the Darling Harbour precinct. For more detailed information please see Getting to ICC Sydney.


ICC Sydney has two car park facilities located within the Exhibition Centre and ICC Sydney Theatre, comprising a total of 826 car spaces. Both are wheelchair accessible with ramps and lifts.

Car parks are 24 hours and can be accessed via Darling Drive, Sydney.

Public Transport

Plan your trip with the Transport NSW Trip Planner. Check ‘Accessible services only’ under Mobility in Trip Options. For further information, visit Transport NSW Accessible Travel.


A short walk from Central or Town Hall will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and Sydney Visitor Centre. Town Hall and Central Stations are a 10-minute walk from ICC Sydney.

Light Rail

The Light Rail travels right through a number of Darling Harbour stations including ICC Sydney’s stops, Convention Centre and Exhibition Centre. The Light Rail starts at Central Station in the CBD and travels to Dulwich Hill in the inner west.


ICC Sydney has its own bus stop. Bus routes 389 and 501 stop at Harris Street near Allen Street – a 10-minute walk from ICC Sydney.


ICC Sydney Convention Centre is an accessible venue with lifts and ramps to all attendee areas.

A map showing accessible entrances will be available in our program booklet provided in the show bags handed to you upon entry.


A Parent’s Room will be available within the venue.

Pram and stroller parking is unfortunately not available.

More Information

If you require assistance on the day, please approach one of our Volunteers or our Information Desks.


SMASH! welcomes your feedback on making our convention accessible to all attendees. Please send your suggestions via our Contact page and we will do our best to improve on suggestions.


SMASH! thanks the Sydney Festival for their example in communicating accessibility information.