Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre

Sir Robert Helpman Theatre, 10 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, Bunganditj Country

The theatre is named after the late Sir Robert Helpmann, a world renowned performer. He was born in Mount Gambier before pursuing an international career as an actor, dancer, choreographer and director. The Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre is a fully equipped multi-purpose arts centre in the heart of this beautiful country and can accommodate a diverse range of conferences, performing arts, film screenings, seminars and product launches. Centrally located in the heart of Mount Gambier, the centre is within easy walking distance to the main retail shopping precinct, cultural attractions and fine restaurants. The centre draws on a local population of 28,000 with a total of 65,000 from surrounding districts. Conveniently located midway between Adelaide (439km to the North West) and Melbourne (452km to the East), the Sir Robert Helpmann Theatre provides the perfect stopover for touring productions en-route to Adelaide.

Detailed venue and space accessibility

Main venue accessibility information


The main entrance to the venue has step-free access suitable for people using mobility aids.

Wheelchair access to this venue is via a lift.

The lift has raised tactile buttons and braille.

Car parking

There are 6 designated wheelchair accessible car parking spaces near this venue.

Wheelchair accessible parking is located: Four at Mount Gambier Libarary car park and two at Ferrers Street car park

Drop off point

Safe wheelchair accessible drop off/pick up area in close proximity to the venue entrance.

The path of travel from the street or drop off point to the entrance level, firm and obstacle free.

Box Office

No box office available at this venue.

Toilet facilities

Designated wheelchair accessible unisex toilet/s.

Food and Drink

Food and drink available but the service areas are not accessible.

Additional information

10 Watson Tce , Mount Gambier, 5290

Main venue accessibility images

Please note:

Not all events may be performing in an accessible performance space. Please check the details of the performance space specific to your performance.

Adelaide Fringe is committed to continually improving accessibility measures. Please reach out if you have any concerns.

Opening hours

Sunday: closed
Monday: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Thursday: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Friday: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Saturday: closed



Venue facilities

  • Licenced bar facilities
  • Location

    Sir Robert Helpman Theatre, 10 Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, Bunganditj Country

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