Sydney Ticketing

Tickets On Sale

At box office 11.00am to 8.30pm daily until sold out. There are no booking fees for purchasing at cinema box offices, however surcharges for credit cards apply.

Online at (single tickets only), or at (film passes and multi-ticket purchases). Booking fees apply.

Phone bookings can only be made via MCA* (1300 306 776). Phone bookings for weekday sessions will cease at 12.00pm on the day of the screening. Weekend session bookings will cease the Friday before at 4.00pm. Tickets booked online or by telephone must be collected from the box office no later than 30 minutes prior to the advertised session time of the first session purchased. Please bring appropriate identification. *MCA CONDITIONS

All major credit cards accepted. Call 1300 306 776 between 9.30am - 5.30pm weekdays, and 9.30am - 11.30am Saturdays only. Booking fees apply.

1-4 tickets $2.50 per ticket
5-9 tickets $2.00 per ticket
10+ tickets $1.30 per ticket



Palace Movie Club Members $15.50
Adult $20.00
Concession* $17.00

Mr Volare: The story of Domenico Modugno
(2 x 100 minute sessions, with 15 mins interval)

Palace Movie Club Members $23.00
General Admission $27.00

(See Special Events section for pricing of screening at Chauvel Cinema 13/10/13)

*Eligible Concessions: Full time Students (photo ID required), Senior Citizens, Health Care Card Holders, Pensioners. Proof of concession must be presented at the cinema box office and/or upon entry to the auditorium.

Click here for Special Event pricing and information

Excludes Opening/Closing Night & Special Events

5 FILM PASS Palace Movie Club $70
General Admission $85
10 FILM PASS Palace Movie Club $135
General Admission $165

Multi-film passes are for separate, preselected sessions for one person. All films must be chosen in advance to different films at the time of purchase. Passes can be purchased at the box office, or online/by phone through MCA only. Multipasses are not available for purchase at Hayden Orpheum Cremorne box office. Multi-film passes purchased through MCA are valid for sessions across all venues. Multi-film passes purchased at the box office are only valid at the site at which they are purchased.


(20 people or more) $15.00 per ticket


(20 students or more) $11.00 per ticket*

*One teacher admitted free for every 20 students.

Enquiries & bookings: (02) 9346 8798 or

Festival films are restricted to persons aged 18 years and over unless specified. Festival tickets, once acquired, are nonrefundable and non-exchangeable. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced or refunded. All seating is unreserved at Palace Verona, Chauvel Cinema & Hayden Orpheum. For censorship information and general festival conditions.

Cinema Locations


  • All festival films are restricted to persons 18 years of age and over, unless specified (see classification recommendations) .This relates not necessarily to the content of the films, but to the legal requirements of holding the festival, as set by the Classification Board.
  • Box offices hours vary between venues. Please check the venue ticketing page for box office hours. Cinema box offices can only sell tickets for their respective venues.
  • Please ask at the venue for accepted Credit Cards (except Cinema Paradiso).
  • Festival tickets, once acquired, are non-refundable. Lost or stolen tickets will not be replaced or refunded.
  • Patrons are encouraged to collect booked tickets 30 minutes prior to the session to avoid queues.
  • Palace Cinema passes and other complimentary passes, cinema promotions and free ticket offers are not valid for festival screenings.
  • Dates, times and programs are correct at the time of publication, but may need to be altered due to unforeseen circumstances. We reluctantly reserve the right to withdraw, change and replace programs without notice.
  • All non-English language films have English subtitles.
  • Seating is reserved at Palace Cinema Como, Palace Brighton Bay, Palace Balwyn, Palace Westgarth, Palace Electric, Palace Nova Eastend Cinemas, Palace Barracks and Palace Centro. Seating is unreserved at Palace Verona, Chauvel Cinema, Hayden Orpheum, Kino Cinemas, Palace Byron Bay, Cinema Paradiso and Luna on SX.
  • All ticket prices are GST inclusive.