COVID Safety 

Roslyn Packer Theatre is a COVID Safe venue. View the full Roslyn Packer Theatre COVID-19 Safety Plan. Help us have a COVID Safe Festival by reading and following our Sydney Writers’ Festival COVID-19 measures.

Travelling to Roslyn Packer Theatre

Richard Wherrett Studio is located within Roslyn Packer Theatre on Hickson Road opposite Pier 6/7. Richard Wherrett Studio is on the ground floor, directly opposite the main entrance. 

Public Transport

Train and Ferry
The closest train station and ferry terminal is Circular Quay. It is approximately a 15-minute walk from Circular Quay. From Circular Quay, walk down George Street and take the Hickson Road turn off at Campbell’s Cove. Follow the harbour perimeter along Hickson Road and walk under the Harbour Bridge to Walsh Bay.  

The 311 bus stops at Towns Place and Hickson Road, Walsh Bay. The 324 and 325 buses terminate in Hickson Road, Walsh Bay. 

Evening Bus Services
The 433 Balmain and Glebe Point bus to Millers Point extends its route down Hickson Road from 6:15pm-11:30pm nightly. Buses run approximately every 20 minutes during these times and there’s a bus stop outside Pier 4/5.


Bicycle racks are provided under the awning on Pier 2.


While on-street metered parking is available in Walsh Bay.  We recommend parking at Bond Store One (26 Hickson Road); Barangaroo Reserve Car Park (entry via Towns Place)

Road Closures

The Light rail construction scheme along George Street will impact journeys to the Sydney CBD and Walsh Bay.  Please visit for the latest information and to plan your trip.


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