gETTING TO SKYFIRE

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Public Transport

 Transport Canberra Buses are a great way to get to Skyfire 2019 and we’ll have extra services at the end of the night after Skyfire 2019 closes to get you home for free. More information on transport services can be found here.

Driving

There will be limited parking available in the area along with operational road closures in place on the event day. We strongly encourage using public transport to get to and from the event. See below for list of car parks and capacities – updates on parking capacity and traffic will be broadcast throughout the day on radio and social media. 

Car park capacities below: 

  • Russell Car Parks – 1015 
  • Car parks around Defence – Russell 1865 
  • National Library – 439 • Treasury & Langton Ave Car parks – 773 
  • Additional car parks south of the Lake – 1060 


NOTE THE PARKES PLACE WEST AND QUEEN ELIZABETH TERRACE CARPARKS WILL BE CLOSED FROM 0600 UNTIL 2200 ON 16 MARCH 2019 

Walking

 From the city centre, it's a short 20min walk to Skyfire 2019.

Uber & Taxis

If you use UBERs or Taxis to get to Skyfire 2019 please ensure they drop you off at the public drop off point. At the end of the night, there will be designated UBER and Taxi zones which you will be able to use are located on the north side in the Civic Pool Car Park and south side on Parkes Place East just outside the National Gallery of Australia.