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Booking a ticket
To book tickets for major Llewellyn Hall events click the ‘Book Now’ button in the event listing on our ‘What’s On’ page. Alternatively you can call Ticketek on 1300 795 012 or visit the Ticketek website and search “Llewellyn Hall” to see an events list. To arrange accessible seating, call the Special Needs Hotline on 1300 665 915 (during office hours).
The Ticketek mobile box office in the Athenaeum at Llewellyn Hall opens one hour prior to the performance. For daytime ticket collection, please consult the Ticketek website where at the bottom of the home page under “My Ticketek” you will see a link for agencies.
To see what's on and book tickets for ANU School of Music events, click here.
Finding your seat
Doors 1 and 2 are on level 4. These doors give access to Stalls seating in rows M to X. Climb one flight of stairs from the entrance foyer or use the lift.
Door 6 is on the ground floor (level 2). This door gives access to Stalls seating in rows A to L. As you enter the ground level glass sliding doors the Wig & Pen pub is on your left, pass it and turn left up the corridor, Door 6 is half-way up on your right.
Doors 3, 4 and 5 are on level 5. These doors give access to Gallery seating only. Climb two flights of stairs from the entrance foyer or use the lift.
For the comfort and convenience of all patrons, latecomers will not be admitted until there is a suitable break in the performance.
The venue is located in the ANU School of Music building which is situated at William Herbert Place Acton (City West) Llewellyn Hall is a close walk to Canberra City restaurants and a supermarket.
Other venues in the complex are the Larry Sitsky Recital Room and the Big Band Room which is in the adjacent Peter Karmel Building (Building 124).
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There are four carparks off Childers Street, each of which has disabled parking and are within one minute’s walk of the venue; these are all free access after 5pm. There is also the multi-story Baldessin Parking Station which can be approached from Childers Street and has free access after 5:30pm. Limited street parking is also available.
There are 'pay and display' car parks opposite and adjacent (next to Peter Karmel Building) to the School of Music. The City-West multiplex car park off Marcus Clarke Street and cark park off Childers Street next to The Street Theatre are alternate paid parking areas.
There are a total of 12 disabled parking spaces in the areas mentioned above; two in the car park opposite, five in the car park adjacent, three in front of the School and two in the car park behind the School of Art.
Llewellyn Hall accommodates for disabled access on both the ground level and level 4. If you have parked out the front of the School or in the car parks opposite and adjacent, enter through the automatic glass doors. If you have parked behind the Art School please use the foot bridge and enter through the glass doors that lead in to the foyer outside Door 1 and Door 2 of Llewellyn Hall. The elevator can be found next to the stairs on each level.
Llewellyn Hall has four wheelchair spaces; two at the front, either side of row B and two at the rear, either side of row W. For Wheelchair bookings please phone the Ticketek Special Needs on 1300 665 915 during office hours. The disabled toilet is located on level 4 which can be accessed via the lift.
FM radio assisted hearing units
Llewellyn Hall provides an FM Radio Assisted Hearing Units for patrons who require hearing assistance. The FM system amplifies and improves sound quality through the users hearing aid. Discreet receivers are available for collection prior to the performance from the front of house staff. The FM Hearing Unit is available for all performances and to access this service you can request in advance or request at the show, however, you should allow additional time prior to the start of the performance for the collection of the receiver.
Prams and walking frames
Due to fire regulations, prams may not be taken into the hall. Prams can be left with the Door staff. For the same reason, walking frames must also be removed from the isles once you have taken your seat. An Usher will take and store the frame for your and return it to you, both at interval and the conclusion of the performance.
For larger events a licensed bar will be selling beer, wine and non alcoholic beverages, as well as snacks. The Venues bars can be found in the Athenaeum next to the box office, or in the level four foyer. The building also boasts an exceptional café, Biginelli’s Espresso.
Please note that no food or drink is permitted inside Llewellyn Hall.
Bathrooms are situated on the ground floor (level 2) outside Door 6, on level 4 near Door 1 and on level 5 near Door 3. There is a disabled toilet on level 4, which can be accessed from the lift. In the Peter Karmel building, toilet facilities can be found on the ground level near the entrance facing Childers Street.
Photography or filming is prohibited in all venues unless specified by the Promoter.
In the interests of safety and patron comfort patrons are encouraged to make use of the complimentary cloaking service available in the Cloak Room. Open up to an hour prior to each performance, patrons are encouraged to cloak such items as bulky coats, umbrellas and large bags. Should front of house staff notice an item that may be of concern inside the venue they may instruct you to utilise this service.
Smoking is prohibited in all venues at the Australian National University.
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- Always arrive early for a performance and allow enough time to find parking.
- Turn off your phones and other electronic devices.
- Do not take photos or record videos.
- Enjoy yourself!