Christchurch Venues Information

Parking near NZIFF Venues

There are several parking locations within walking distance of the Isaac Theatre Royal. Please note the Wilson carpark opposite the theatre (140 Gloucester Street) is for employees of The Press only until 5pm.There are 24/7 Wilson carparks nearby at 170 Gloucester Street and 50 Cathedral Square.

The Art Gallery carpark (cnr Montreal & Gloucester Streets) currently offers the first hour of parking for free, per vehicle, per day. Lumière Cinemas is located in the Arts Centre’s West Lecture building. On-street metered parking is available near the Arts Centre. There are also a number of Christchurch City Council and Wilson off-street car parks.

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Public Transport

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All venues are accessible by wheelchair and are equipped with hearing loops. Please note that where films are indicated as having subtitles, this is not the same as full captioning for the hearing impaired. Please advise the ticket seller when purchasing your tickets if you have any special requirements. Visit for venue specific information.