Venue Access Guides

Toitoi, Hawke’s Bay Arts & Events Centre

General Infromation

For any accessibility queries please contact Nicola Jansen on 06 871 5289 or

There are two accessible carparks on Eastbourne Street, and four in the Baker Tilly Staples Roadway Carpark. These are all free of charge.

Toitoi does not have a virtual tour, however patrons are welcome to book a time to visit the venue in person before attending a performance.

Accessibility Features

There are four wheelchair seats available at all times, with the potential to add more if demand requires. These have companion seats.

Lift access is available to the Dress Circle, but not the Grand Circle. The Grand Circle Bar is also inaccessible.

Accessible bathrooms are available within the venue.

Patrons with vertigo are suggested to avoid the Grand Circle. Higher seats in the Dress Circle may also present challenges depending on severity.

A hearing aid loop is available in the stalls.

For further accessibility information, please visit the venue’s website here.

Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre - from the corner of Hastings and Heretaunga Sts Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre. Image by Richard Brimer, courtesy of the venue.

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