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The Factory Theatre is a 20 minute walk or a 5 minute bus ride from Newtown Railway Station. Bus services 423 and 426 operate from Newtown Station directly to The Factory Theatre. These services are reasonably frequent and continue late into the evening (after midnight).  The Factory Theatre is also a 15 minute walk from Sydenham and Marrickville Railway Stations.
For maps and Timetable information, phone  131 500 or visit or
Taxis are available on Victoria Road at the front of the venue. To book taxis please call:

Taxis Combined
133 300

RSL Ex-Servicemen's Cabs
9581 1111

St George Cabs
132 166

Legion Cabs
131 451

Southern District Cabs
9620 0000

Manly Warringah Cabs
9977 9111

Western District Cabs
131 017
Bicycle parking racks are available onsite within the Factory Theatre's carpark, and signs identify the location of these racks. A shower is available within the venue for bicycle users upon request.
The Newtown/Enmore precinct is pedestrian friendly, with well lit main thoroughfares. The Factory Theatre is 10 minutes walk from the Enmore Theatre or 20 minutes walk from Newtown Station. The walking route from Newtown Station and Enmore Theatre along Enmore Road and Victoria Road is direct, well-lit and secure.
Unrestricted Parking
Newtown, Enmore and Marrickville are well served by public transport and taxis. However, if it is necessary to drive there is limited onsite parking, and plentiful local street parking. In the immediate vicinity there is a small number of residential houses and patrons are strongly requested not to park in front of any houses. Patrons are recommended to park on one of the following streets which offer plentiful, unrestricted parking:

• Victoria Road, including and along Enmore Park.
• Rich Street, immediately past The Factory Theatre, on the right when travelling from the city.
• Chapel Street, 20 meters past Rich Street on the left, when travelling from the city.

Patrons are asked to respect the neighbours by not parking in front of houses, especially along Cook Road, Brompton and Smith Streets.   Patrons are also asked to keep noise to a minimum when returning to their vehicles.

Reserved Parking
Limited paid reserved parking is also available at Enmore Design TAFE located at 110 Edgeware Road, Enmore (Cnr of Camden Street) on a first in, first served basis. The car park is open from 6 pm - 12 midnight on select nights. Please call our box office on (02) 9550 3666 to confirm if the car park will be in operation during your visit.
For wheelchair assistance please notify our Box Office on (02) 9550 3666 if you are purchasing tickets to an event.
All backpack and large bags must be checked into the cloakroom at $3 Per item. Cloak Room availability subject to capacity. Call the Box Office on (02) 9550 3666 to confirm.
The Factory Theatre has a Licensed Bar. The venue bars offer confectionary, snacks, and non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages. ISLAND BOYS will be serving up delicious Caribbean cuisine with daily specials and a pop-up Serendipity Ice cream cart will also be onsite.

The following forms of I.D are required to purchase alcoholic beverages: current Driver License, Proof of Age card or current Passport.
There is a limited number of eating venues in the immediate vicinity of The Factory. The Victoria on the Park Hotel, located near The Factory on the corner of Addison and Enmore Roads (opposite Enmore Park), serves meals on all nights of the week. The Factory is however located about 10 minutes walk from a large number of eating venues on Enmore Road, Enmore and a reasonable number on Marrickville Road, Marrickville.
Over 18's venue for the festival (except if otherwise noted.)