Because of Metro Tunnel construction, there are some traffic changes in place. Most public transport and traffic alterations are scheduled to finish by 30th November. However, Grattan St. West, between Flemington Rd. and Royal Parade, is effected until January 2024. Disruption is not major. Please read this advice.
Car Parking: There is a University of Melbourne car park underneath the Kenneth Myer building [detailed map], which houses the Ian Potter auditorium. Access is via 30 Royal Parade Parkville, between Genetics Lane and Medical Road. Parking is available for $10 per day.
There is also City of Melbourne parking available in Royal Parade and streets surrounding the University of Melbourne. Allow time to walk to the venue from surrounding streets.
Public transport: Public transport consists of Yarra Trams routes 19 and 59, running along Royal Parade Parkville. Choose stop 11 to alight. Options for all public transport to the venue can be accessed here.
Naughtons Hotel is located at 43 Royal Parade Parkville. From the venue, walk onto Royal Parade and turn right. The hotel is on the opposite side of Royal Parade on the corner of Morrah St. Phone: 03 9347 2255. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parkville Café is at 50 Flemington Road Parkville: On Saturday and Sunday they offer an Express Café – coffee, tea and sandwiches for take away only.
Grattan Street cafés and restaurants.
Swanstan Street cafés and restaurants.
Lygon Street cafés and restaurants.