Movies at Kardinia Park
The Geelong community is invited onto the ‘hallowed turf’ of GMHBA for a FREE community movie night and ‘Jurassic World Experience’ on Saturday 16 March.
For the first time ever, one of the biggest films in motion picture history – 65 million years in the making, ‘Jurassic Park,’ will be played on the big screen at the Stadium.
Gates will open:
The movie will commence:
Entry is via Gate 5 – Bernie Smith, located on Moorabool Street (located directly across from DeGrandi’s)
Seating is unreserved so make sure you arrive early to secure your spot.
Guests are encouraged to arrive early to fully immerse themselves in the Jurassic World experience, with giant life like Jurassic World dinosaurs and interactive displays. Children will even have the opportunity to design and paint their own 3D Jurassic World dinosaur to take home.
Limited free car parking is available within the Kardinia Park precinct. Please refer to our helpful map for directions.
The car parking within the precinct will be open from 5:30pm
Car parking can be accessed from:
- Entrance A: via Kilgour Street; and
- Entrance C: via Park Crescent
WHAT CAN I BRING?
Patrons are encouraged to bring something to sit on, such as picnic blankets, yoga mats and bean bags, as well as blankets, pillows and warm clothing as seating is directly on the hallowed turf. Remember, GMHBA Stadium is an outdoor venue and may get cool in the evening
WHAT CAN’T I BRING?
Bringing your own alcoholic beverages into GMHBA Stadium is strictly prohibited, however, patrons aged 18 and are welcome to purchase alcohol from the bar open on the night. .
Any seating items such as camping/deck chairs, stools etc. that event staff believe would cause dents or punctures to the turf will not be permitted into the venue.
Glass, cans, breakable containers and knives, including cheese knives are all strictly prohibited at GMHBA Stadium and will not be permitted into the venue.
Please click HERE for the list of items that are not allowed into GMHBA Stadium.
Please click HERE for the full terms and conditions of entry into GMHBA Stadium.
All persons and their possessions will be subject to bag searches before entering the Stadium.
CAN I BRING SPORTING EQUIPMENT TO USE ON THE FIELD BEFORE THE EVENT?
No sporting equipment is permitted in to the venue for this event.
CAN I BRING FOOD AND DRINKS TO THE EVENT?
Attendees are welcome to bring in a picnic to enjoy during the movie, alternatively, there will be food trucks and a bar open on the night.
ARE PETS ALLOWED?
Unfortunately, pets are not allowed to enter GMHBA Stadium, however assistance dogs are allowed.
STROLLERS, PRAMS & WHEELCHAIR ACCESS
You are welcome to bring prams into the Stadium, however for safety reasons, strollers and prams may not be permitted on the arena. Our friendly staff will assist you in cloaking your stroller or pram at he back of the Players Stand where a ‘Pram Parking Area’ will be designated.
Wheelchair access into the stadium and onto the arena is available and any of our friendly and helpful staff would be more than happy to assist.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and one of our staff will be in touch to confirm the best place to arrive and access the ground.
CAN I SMOKE?
Smoking anywhere within stadium grounds is strictly prohibited inside GMHBA Stadium. Any person wishing smoke is required to exit the stadium to do so.
WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS?
As this an outdoor event, there is a contingency plan in place in case the ground is too wet to sit on or if it is raining throughout the screening.
We strongly recommend guests bring wet weather gear to screenings in case of light rain (note the use of umbrellas during screenings is not permitted as it obstructs the view of other audience members).
Please note that the wet weather contingency plan will not be activated during the film, so a decision will be made prior to guest arrival and communicated accordingly, so please make sure you stay up to date with our website and socials.
In the case where the event needs to be cancelled, we will provide advanced notice via our email/social channels. However, as weather conditions are unpredictable, we may be unable to provide lengthy notice.
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