Accessibility

Where will the access toilets be located?

During the festival access toilets will be located at the following locations:

  • Rosalind Park
  • Park Road (behind Golden Dragon Museum)
  • Queen Elizabeth Oval
  • Tom Flood Sports Centre
  • Taxi rank (Park Road)
  • Hargreaves Street multi story car park
  • Mews Laneway (behind the Bendigo Visitor Centre)
  • McCrae Street Car Park (Marveloo)

These locations have been detailed in the accessibility map.

The Marveloo is an accessible restroom catering for people with a profound disability and their carer. The facility provides accessible features such as an overhead hoist, adult change table, access ramp and automatic door.

This is in addition to existing accessibility toilets, which can be located via this public toilet map. 

 

Parade viewing

Along the parade route there will be designated viewing areas for people using motorised scooters and wheelchairs. These areas will be clearly signed, please be considerate and keep these areas clear.

  • View Street (The Capital)
  • Piazza at Rosalind Park
  • Pall Mall (Shamrock Hotel)
  • William Vahland Place / Bull Street
  • McCrae Street car park

These locations have been detailed in the accessibility map

There are also designated locations along the parade route for crossing the parade route.

 

Accessible Parking

A number of car parks will be available specifically for accessible users close to the festival precinct in the following locations:

  • St Andrews Avenue
  • Hargreaves Street (access via Edward Street)
  • Bath Lane (access via Edward Street)
  • Tom Flood Sports Centre*

McCrae Street will also host accessibility parking during parade times only. Please present your disability parking permit to traffic controller at the road closure point. 

These locations have been detailed in the accessibility map.

Disability parking permits should be displayed at all times whilst utilising these parking spaces. 

Further disability parking options can be located via the Spot parking app

*Please note that the Tom Flood Sports Centre will have no entry or exist on Sunday 7.30.- 10pm and Sunday 12.30pm - 4pm due to parades.