Plan your visit: Burrbgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards - VIP Guests

We look forward to welcoming you to the opening night of Burrbgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards presented by Carriageworks and Marrugeku this Thursday 30 May, 8pm.

E-Tickets were sent to you via email. If you are unable to locate this email please contact Carriageworks at or visit the box office on arrival, open from 6pm.

Opening Night is officially sold out. If you are no longer able to attend the show please email

The following is a guide to everything you need to know in order to plan your visit:

Tickets and Event Entry
From 7.30PM onwards, you may proceed directly to Carriageworks (Bay 20) with either your E-ticket on your mobile device OR Print-At-Home ticket.

The Box Office will be open at the Carriageworks Visitor Services Desk from 6pm.

Please note there is a full lock out for this performance.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that the production may contain images and voices of deceased persons.
This performance contains strong language and adult themes.
Please note there is a full lock out for this performance.

Post Show Function
You are invited to the Burrgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards function after the performance, to take place in the Public Space.

Please join the artists and creative team of the production and enjoy some food and beverages to celebrate Marrugeku’s premiere of Burrgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards at Carriageworks.

Transport and getting here
is located at 245 Wilson St, Eveleigh 2015 (an 8-minute walk from Redfern Station and 10-minute walk from Macdonaldtown Station).

All pedestrian access for Burrgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards will be via the main entry at 245 Wilson St Eveleigh.

Due to extensive road works on Wilson Street, the best location for Taxi or Uber drop off is Carriageworks Way View Map

Catching public transport is strongly recommended with strictly limited parking in the area. For more information on transport click here or visit

We welcome all visitors to Carriageworks and ensure our venues and events are as accessible as possible. Carriageworks is wheelchair accessible. The ramp leading to the main entrance is accessed on street level via Wilson St. Accessible parking is available via 229 Wilson St (end of Carriageworks Way), this is also the best location for vehicle drop off. The closest train station with wheelchair access is Newtown Station. Taxis can enter at 229 Wilson St (opposite Queen St) for level access entry.

For accessible seating, companion card bookings or general ticketing enquiries, please email Carriageworks or call Carriageworks on +61 2 8571 9100 10am-6pm daily.

Food and Drink

Carriageworks Theatre Bar
Fonzie Coffee Brewers
will be operating a pre-show bar every night from 7pm before Burrbgaja Yalirra / Dancing Forwards. Join us for Young Henry’s beer, Scotchmans Hill wine and tasty snacks from 7PM. Please Note: No food or drink can be taken into the performance spaces.

If you are looking for a more substantial meal, below is a list of some local options.

Local Eats
: Mix of Italian and modern Australian dishes | 137 Cleveland St, Darlington
Barzaari Chippendale: Eastern Mediterranean | 3 Kensington St, Chippendale
Automata: Award-winning restaurant | 5 Kensington St, Chippendale
The Clare: The Clare bar adjoins The Old Clare Hotel reception | 1 Kensington Street, Chippendale
Spice Alley: Asian Dining Precinct | Near the Clare Hotel on Kensington Street, Chippendale
Ester Restaurant: Eclectic dishes in a trendy atmosphere | 46/52 Meagher St, Chippendale
RaRa Redfern: Local Ramen bar – Japanese | 66B Regent Street, Redfern
Royal Hotel: Pub food | 370 Abercrombie Street, Darlington
Buon Gusto: Italian – pizza, pasta | 68 Abercrombie St, Darlington

Cloak Room
Thursday & Friday: Available at the Carriageworks cloak room located at Visitor Services Desk.
Saturday: Available at the Carriageworks cloak room located Bay 17, inside of Door 2.

Performance Times and Season Dates
Thursday 30 May 8pm
Friday 31 May 8pm
Saturday 1 June 8pm
The performance is 75 mins with no interval, please note there is a full lock out.

The performance will be in Bay 20