In a remarkable feat of architecture and engineering, Deakin University has converted Geelong’s former wool stores into a modern inner-city campus site which is also home to Costa Hall, a state-of-the-art, 1,500-seat concert auditorium.
Ticketing Tickets to see the MSO at Costa Hall are sold exclusively through the Geelong Arts Centre.
The MSO requests all ticket holders follow the Victorian Government’s “How to stay safe & well” advice:
Stay home if you have any COVID-19 symptoms
Wash your hands
Keep your distance – stay 1.5 metres away from people you don’t live with
Wear a face mask
To view Geelong Arts Centre COVID safety information please click here.
There are a number of car parks and on-street parking options available in the streets surrounding Costa Hall, including directly outside the venue.
Costa Hall is a 500-metre walk from Geelong Railway Station. For timetable information visit PTV.
Stair-free access to Costa Hall is via the venue's main entrance on Gheringhap St, (Deakin University Student Services entrance.)
The Stalls section of the hall has no stairs, with flat floor and gently-raked seating. Spaces/bays for wheelchair or scooter users are available in the flat floor area, on the ends of Rows A and F, along with companion seating. To book, please call the Geelong Arts Centre Box Office on 1300 251 200. Other accessible seating options are also available, including seats situated on aisles, without stairs, or close to entry points.
During performances, walkers are generally stowed outside the doors to the auditorium and minded venue staff. The walkers will then be retreived by staff at the end of the performance, at interval or upon request. If you would prefer to keep your walker with you during a concert, please call the Geelong Arts Centre Box Office to discuss options.
Accessible toilets are available on the Ground Floor of the hall.
A hearing loop is available in the Stalls section, Rows F-J. To access, patrons can switch their hearing aid to the ‘T’ position.
Seating can be arranged to accommodate needs of concertgoers who are blind or have low vision. For seating recommendations and to book, please call the Geelong Arts Centre Box Office on 1300 251 200.
Assistance animals are welcome at the Costa Hall and in general sit on an outer aisle. To discuss and arrange suitable seating, please call the Geelong Arts Centre Box Office on 1300 251 200.