Victoria Barracks is a functioning military barracks and is located on Oxford Street in Paddington. On the evening of the Ball, access to Victoria Barracks will be restricted to guests of the Spring Ball and those who reside on the grounds of the barracks only.
Vehicle Access Military guests who are driving to Victoria Barracks and wish to enter the base via the vehicle entrance off Moore Park Road require ADF identification and MUST also be in possession of a Spring Ball Ticket. Only residents of the Barracks will be able to access the base without a ticket.
Civilian guests who wish to drive to Victoria barracks and enter the base via the vehicle entrance off Moore Park Road will be required to provide their Drivers Licence (or other government issued photo identification), their Spring Ball Ticket and MUST be accompanied by a military member who is in possession of a valid ADF identification card before being allowed access. Please note that all occupants of a vehicle must adhere to the relevant identification requirements or access to the Barracks is unable to be granted.
No vehicle entry is authorised for the duration of this event.
In order to avoid congestion at the Moore Park Rd Pass Office, Taxi/rideshare vehicles are to drop off people on Greens Rd (near cnr of Josephson St) for the Moore Park Rd Pedestrian gate (see map below).
Pedestrian Access Guests entering on foot may use either the Moore Park Road or Oxford Street pedestrian access gates and will require their Driver's Licence or other government issued photo identification. Guest names will be checked against a door list generated from TryBooking.
Both pedestrian access gates will be open from 6pm.
Please be aware, guests who lack the required identification will be directed to the Guard Room on Moore Park Road for identity verification purposes. As an operating military barracks, please be advised that access CANNOT be granted to guests who do not meet the identification requirements.