A number of Festival Express coaches, our recommended mode of public festival transport, have wheelchair/accessible entries to improve mobility for our visitors.
For further information regarding specific transport needs please contact:
• Tamworth Buslines (Festival Express)
• Tamworth Taxis
An accessibility map is printed in the official Festival program and viewable here.
During the Festival a number of road closures operate in the Tamworth CBD.
However there are a number of accessible parking locations recommended for visitors to the Tamworth Festival CBD precinct:
Please refer to the Accessibility Map for exact locations.
Temporary loading zones are created enabling visitors to drop off passengers and for buskers and artists to unload equipment close by to the CBD and major venues.
Accessible Toilet Locations
There are a number of accessible toilets in the Tamworth CBD Festival precinct:
• City Plaza/Capitol Theatre
• The Atrium
• Festival HQ
• Tamworth Square
• Toyota Park (Bicentennial Park)
• Wests Diggers
• Tamworth Regional Playground
Please refer to the Festival accessibility map for further information and directions.
People with disability and elderly will now have access to a certified ‘Changing Places’ facility in the heart of Tamworth.
Designed to make visiting the CBD an easier and more enjoyable experience for disabled /elderly residents and their carers, the new facility provides a purpose-built toilet and change facility, including ceiling track hoist, adult change table, a shower as well as nearby parking bays and transport infrastructure to assist with the loading and unloading of wheelchairs.
The new facility’s location in Bicentennial Park near the No. 1 Cricket Oval, in close proximity to Peel Street shops, allowing residents to utilise the nearby pedestrian crossing before travelling through Fitzroy Plaza.
An MLAK or Master Locksmiths Association key, commonly used across the state for access to accessible infrastructure, will be required to access the new facility. For those not already in possession of an MLAK key, these can be ordered here
For more information visit - Changing Places Facility & Accessible Transport Hub | Tamworth Regional Council
Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Conference Centre (TRECC), Tamworth Town Hall and Capitol Theatre have designated accessible viewing areas for patrons to view concerts and performances.
Click here for details:
Please book via the Box Office for accessible tickets – they are not available for purchase online. Companion Cards are excepted but not available at all events.
For further information contact Entertainment Venues on 02 6767 2028.
• Toyota Park
Toyota Park main stage features two large screens to enhance the performance enjoyment and viewing. Please refer to the Festival map for accessible parking locations near Toyota Park.