Burnside Ballroom

Civic Centre City of Burnside, 401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore, Kaurna Country

The State heritage listed Burnside Ballroom offers a unique and charming atmosphere to enhance a variety of functions and events. The Department of Environment and Heritage rates the Ballroom as "an excellent example of a 1950's interior demonstrating characteristics of a modernist design. There are no other known examples of this style of interior intact." The Burnside Ballroom offers a spacious ground floor and mezzanine level, two bar areas (one upstairs and one downstairs) and a well equipped commercial style kitchen. The venue also features a stage and booth seating with tables along the eastern and western sides of the ground floor. Chairs and trestle tables are available within the venue. A full list of features and inclusion is available on the Burnside Ballroom website.


The space is part of: Burnside Ballroom

Step-free mobility aid accessible

Step-free mobility aid access through the main entrance with an accessible bathroom.

  • Venue and Space entrance is accessible for a person with limited mobility, this includes people who use a wheelchair and/or cannot climb stairs.
  • The entrance to the venue and/or space is through the main entrance.
  • If the path of travel to the entrance of the venue and/or space is level, firm and obstacle-free
  • The Venue has a designated accessible unisex toilet or have made alternative arrangements nearby for an accessible unisex toilet.

More venue accessibility details

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.

Car parking

There are 4 designated wheelchair accessible car parking spaces near this venue.

Wheelchair accessible parking is located: In the main Civic Centre car park located on the corner of Fisher Street and Portrush Roads Tusmore.

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

401 Greenhill Rd, Tusmore, SA

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This performance space accessibility information


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

Not all internal pathways, including to and from seating are well lit.

Wheelchair companions

The spaces for people with limited mobility or who use a wheelchair are located: This is a flexible hire space. The only fixed seating is the booth spaces around the perimeter of the ground floor. Extra seating is available to hirers to use within the venue and space can always be made for wheelchairs on the ground level main floor. The mezzanine level is only accessible by stairs.

There is space for a service animal to be with a patron.

A carer/partner/companion can sit directly next to the patron using the wheelchair.

The patron using a wheelchair can sit directly next to 2 other patrons.

Number of wheelchair spaces in this space


Additional information

Cooling is evaporative. Heating is underfloor only on the ground level. An animal water bowl and tap is located to the east of the Ballroom entrance between the big gum tree in the raised garden bed and the Civic Centre Building. A grassed area adjacent to a paved courtyard is also available in this vicinity.

Food and Drink

The Burnside Ballroom is 10 metres away from the closest accessible bar.

The Burnside Ballroom is 10 metres away from the nearest accessible toilet.

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

Opening hours

Sunday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday: 7:00 AM - 12:00 AM



Venue facilities

  • Licenced bar facilities
  • BYO allowed
  • Food facilities
  • Location

    Civic Centre City of Burnside, 401 Greenhill Road, Tusmore, Kaurna Country

    Entrance to the venue is from the southwestern side of the Civic Centre car park dress circle. The car park is located on the Corner of Fisher Street and Portush Road Tusmore.

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