Event: Talk Nerdy

General information

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Travel instructions

Train - Trades Hall is located 800 metres from Melbourne Central train station. Bus - The venue is around a 15-minute bus trip from Melbourne CBD. Catch the 907 Smart Bus from Swanston and Lonsdale Streets. Tram - Catch the number 30 and City Circle trams East along La Trobe Street. Alight at corner Russell and Swanston, and walk north on Russell Street. Continue to Victoria Street, when Russell Street becomes Lygon Street. Enter Trades Hall on the corner of Victoria Street and Lygon Street. Parking - There are a number of street car parks outside Trades Hall on Victoria Street, including an accessible parking bay. Lygon Street carpark is a short walk from Trades Hall – located at 204 – 218 Lygon Street.

Entry instructions

The Fringe Ballroom is located on the second floor of the Common Rooms, within the Victorian Trades Hall, on the corner of Victoria St and Lygon St in Carlton. When you arrive enter via the main entrance on Lygon St, and Code Like a Girl staff will direct you to the event space. There are steps at entry which can be bypassed by an automatic lift.

Toilet location

All Bathrooms are gender neutral. Signage & staff directing to toilets throughout the venue. Wheelchair accessible toilets can be found on the ground floor, as well as on the second floor down the hall from the event venue.

The venue is fully wheelchair accessible:

Low tables & accessible bathrooms. Step-free access: This venue has no stairs or all stairs can be bypassed via a ramp, lift or elevator.

Assistance Dogs allowed:

Assistance dogs are allowed into all parts of this venue.

Quiet space + outdoor space available

Quiet lounge + outdoor space available for a lower sensory environment