Venue Entry Conditions: Due to COVID-19
Due to COVID-19 venue restrictions will apply:
You must stay home if you’re unwell!
Patrons can only sit in the area allocated to you by the COVID marshall or on an available picnic rug.
Keep to your designated area, limiting movement around the venue as much as possible.
Please keep an appropriate distance between yourself and others.
Wash or sanitise your hands regularly.
When lining up at the entrance it is important to give people in front and behind you adequate space.
You will be required to sign into the event with the Victorian Govenment QR code system for contact tracing purposes. Staff can sign you in manually if you do not have a smart phone.
Please cough or sneeze into your elbow and be aware that you may not be admitted if you are showing COVID-19 symptoms.
No pass-outs are available.
Do not attend the event if you have been in close contact with a person who is COVID positive, you are COVID positive or you have travelled overseas or to a declared COVID-19 Hotspot in the previous 14 days. You will not be admitted entry
While our team are doing everything possible to ensure patron safety, we encourage you to self-manage while onsite and make your personal attendance decision based on current COVID-19 information and your personal circumstances. You are encouraged to complete a symptom self assessment available here.
What can I bring?
You may bring your own standard sized camping chair (low-to-ground chairs recommended). High back (deck/camping) chairs are permitted, however you must sit at the rear of the venue for the benifit of others.
You are permitted to bring a supermarket sized cooler bag and picnic into the area.
Pack your COVID essentials including a bottle of sanitiser and a face mask.
Wear sensible footwear.
Bring sunscreen and a hat! Please note: there are few sheltered areas.
For sunny days make sure you wear a wide brimmed hat for protection and bring sunscreen with you.
If the forecast is for rain please bring suitable shoes and a poncho or raincoat.
Can I bring the kids?
Absolutely! Please not there is no free age for kids – everyone will need a paid ticket.
Persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a ticket-holding parent or legal guardian at all times.
Where can I park?
There is ample parking outside the Botanic Gardens as per our venue map.
What if it rains?
Geelong Jazz Soirees Summer Series proceeds rain or shine. If it is raining, limited seating will be set up on the stage so please come early!
In the case or wet weater don’t forget to pack a raincoat.
What are the Food options onsite?
Food and drinks can be purchased at the GBG cafe just outside the stage area. You are also welcome to bring take-away food or a picnic.
Love Central Geelong has a fabulous directory of Geelong best food outlets including takeaway and dine in options.
You must put your rubbish in the bin – or take it home. We do not have the resources or capacity within our small budget to pick up after you.
How do I apply for a Food Stall?
There will not be food stalls at the 2022 series. However, you are welcome to leave your details with us at email@example.com and we will be in touch if any opportunities arise.
Will tickets be available at the gate?
If not sold out prior, tickets will be available for purchase at the gate.