If you hold a current and valid Companion Card, your carer may accompany you on the day for free. On the day, show your ticket and Companion Card to our staff, and your carer will also receive a pass.
Parents and carers of children not in the Companion Card program will need to purchase a separate ticket.
Guide dogs, service animals, and companion animals are welcome at SMASH!. Please produce your certificate upon entry.
Accessible parking spaces are available from the Grand Parade entrance, off James Ruse Drive. This is marked P1 on the venue map. Enter via the Might and Power entrance, Gate 1.
Plan your trip with the Transport trip planner. Check “accessibile services only”
Clyde station on the T1 Western Line is an assisted access station.
If you require use of stair lifts to the platforms, please call the station at 02 9848 9212.
A shuttle service will run between Clyde and Rosehill events platform, Platform 1. Shuttle trains will arrive and depart from this platform, and will allow you to access our Railway entrance, Gate 3.
Regular timetabled services on the T6 Carlingford Line will not take you to the accessible entrance - please board the shuttle.
Due to the gradient of surrounding roads, wheelchair users are encouraged to use our train services.
Metrobuses on route M92 are mostly serviced by low-floor buses.
The Railway entrance only provides stair access. Wheelchair users alighting at Rosehill bus stops must enter via Grand Parade and the Might and Power entrance, Gate 1.
The Oak St Footbridge is not suitable for wheelchairs due to its steep gradient - please use the crossing at the corner of James Ruse Drive and Grand Parade.
Getting around the venue
Rosehill Racecourse is an accessible venue, with lifts and ramps to all attendee areas.
A map showing accessible entrances will be available in our program booklet, in the showbags handed to you as you enter.
The Railway entrance will provide an accessible exit towards shuttle train services to Clyde station.
The Oak St Footbridge is not suitable for wheelchairs due to its gradient - please use the crossing at the corner of James Ruse Drive and Grand Parade.
Parents and carers
A Parent’s Room is available on Level 1 (south far side) of JR Fleming.
Pram and stroller parking is unfortunately not available.
If you require assistance on the day, please approach one of our volunteers or our Information Desks, located on JR Fleming, Ground Floor, and Grand Pavilion, Level 2.
SMASH! welcomes your feedback on making our convention accessible to all attendees. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to improve on suggestions.
SMASH! thanks the Sydney Festival for their example in communicating accessibility information.