Useful Information

The Festival Marquee is back on the Goodman Lawn in front of Elder Hall. Drinks and snacks will be available during Festival hours on Saturday and Sunday.

Photography & mobile phones
Flash photography and the use of any recording devices (audio and video) is strictly forbidden with the exception of registered Media. Mobile phones and paging devices should be switched off or turned to silent during sessions. While we encourage you to live Tweet and post about your AFoI experience on Facebook and Instagram, please consider the comfort of those around you. Switch your device to silent.

All Festival sessions will be audio recorded for future access from the Festival website.

Environmental Impact
The Festival aims to be a sustainable event. Please use the sorting bins provided and recycle this program in the appropriate bins.
We encourage patrons to bring their own water bottles that can be refilled at the Water Refill Station behind Bonython Hall and their own reusable coffee cups which will be accepted for use at the Marquee Café.
We also encourage patrons to cycle to the event or use public transport.

All information is correct at time of printing. The Festival reserves the right to alter the program and speakers where necessary and without notice. Please check the Festival website for up-to-date information.

There are drinking water stations behind Bonython Hall and along North Terrace between the Institute Building and the Art Gallery.

How to book

Most program sessions are free admission and you do not need to book. Special events, however, are ticketed.

Use the link to book for ticketed events. Ticket prices include GST and credit card fees. Online sales will be closed 2 hours before the advertised session time. PDF tickets will be emailed once you have completed your online transaction. Show your booking on your phone to gain entry.

In person
Tickets will be available from the venue box office 1 hour before the advertised session time, unless sold out. Check the website for ticket availability.

Concession Price
Available on presentation of ID to full-time students, pensioners and the unemployed.

Companion Card
The Festival recognises Companion Cards.