Frequently Asked Questions


What is Bunjil Place?

Bunjil Place will be an arts, cultural, leisure and entertainment precinct.

Take an online tour to explore what Bunjil Place will offer.

For more information on Bunjil Place, including the meaning of the name, see our About page.

What can I do at Bunjil Place?

There will be so much to see and do at Bunjil Place!

  • Watch a variety of performances in our 800-seat theatre.
  • Attend (or host) an exhibition, function, trade show or event in the studio.
  • Browse a range of impressive visual, digital and sculptural art forms in our gallery.
  • Be a guest at, or host your own event in the 350-seat capacity function centre.
  • Loan a book, play a video game, log on to the net or simply relax in the library.
  • Visit City of Casey Customer Service in their new friendly hub
  • Catch up with family and friends in the outdoor community plaza.

You can learn more about Bunjil Place and what it has to offer by taking our online tour.

Will Bunjil Place be free?

Some events and activities at Bunjil Place will be free and others will include a cost. Pricing information will be provided per event, show or exhibition, closer to the opening of Bunjil Place.

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When is Bunjil Place opening?

Bunjil Place is opening on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 October 2017 with a huge celebration. The Opening Celebrations program will be announced early October.

Will the facilities be accessible?

We want all visitors to have equal access to everything Bunjil Place has to offer.

By partnering with an accessibility expert when planning Bunjil Place, we were able to incorporate many accessible design features, including:

  • a fully accessible adult change room complete with hoist
  • a fully accessible theatre, featuring ramps and seating options for people in wheelchairs
  • a fully accessible community plaza
  • minimising the need for stairs and lifts by providing access to the core community facilities from the ground floor
  • a user-friendly gradient and conveniently located car parking spaces
  • designated disabled car parking spaces.

Will parking be available?

There will be four car parks close to Bunjil Place and all of them will be free. More information on where you can park will be provided closer to the opening of Bunjil Place.

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What is the cost of parking?

All parking at Bunjil Place will be free.

Will there be conference facilities?

Yes. The function centre and studio will be flexible venues ideal for conferences and a variety of events.

If you're interested in hiring a venue, please contact us for more information.

Will there be wireless internet (wi-fi) available?

Yes. Free wi-fi will be provided throughout Bunjil Place, including the community plaza.

How can I get a job at Bunjil Place?

Visit our Careers page to view a list of jobs available at Bunjil Place.

When will performances be announced?

Stay tuned! Performances will be announced closer to the opening of Bunjil Place.

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When will I be able to buy tickets for programs or events?

Stay tuned! Tickets will become available once the program of events and performances has been confirmed, closer to the opening of Bunjil Place.

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Can my school or organisation host an event at Bunjil Place?

Absolutely. There will be a number of venues that you can hire for your event, including the theatre, studio and function centre.

If you're interested in hiring a venue, please contact us for more information.

What kind of events can I hold at Bunjil Place?

Bunjil Place will be the perfect venue to host your next gala function, cocktail event, banquet dinner, conference, wedding, meeting, amateur performance or presentation.

To learn more about the wide range of spaces available for hire, take our online tour.

How can I book a venue?

Booking a venue is easy. Contact us for more information.

What will Bunjil Place provide for my event?

The following will be provided for your event:

  • Venue
  • Power
  • Lighting
  • Comprehensive tours of facilities and accommodation options
  • Key contacts
  • Equipment hire

Contact us for more information on what we can provide.

Will food and beverage (incl. liquor licencing) be available?

Yes. Contact us for more information on the catering and beverage services that will be available at the different venues.

Bunjil Place will be a licensed venue and an alcoholic beverage service is available through the bar. BYO alcohol will not be permitted at Bunjil Place.

What will happen in the community plaza?

The community plaza at Bunjil Place will be a vibrant outdoor meeting place. Complete with big screen and amphitheatre, it will be the perfect place to meet friends or join in community events.

Anything is possible - think big sporting matches broadcast on the outdoor screen, markets and festivals, outdoor performances and playful water features. Take our online tour through the plaza to explore this space!

Can I run an outdoor event?

We’re in the process of curating an ongoing calendar of programs and events in the Plaza.  If you’re a promoter, producer or community group with a great idea for an event or programming partnership, we’d love to chat. Get in touch via the Contact webpage.

Who can I contact for more information?

To get in touch with a member of the Bunjil Place team, please visit our Contact page.