The Taste of Summer is committed to creating a fully accessible event in a safe and accommodating space. We are open to your suggestions, and value your contribution towards making this an event for everyone. If you have any suggestions or feedback on how we can improve the event, please contact us at

All ideas and suggestions are welcome!

Companion Card

The Taste of Summer accepts one companion per ticket holder on presentation of a Companion Card.

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking will be provided within Salamanca Plaza in close proximity to the event area at Abel Tasman car park. Access will occur via Salamanca Place. N.B this area is not available on Saturday 30th December 2023 and 6th January 2024 due to the Salamanca Markets

Wheelchair Accessibility

The event site is fully wheelchair accessible. All areas of the site are accessible by structured walkways or ramps. Guests using a motorised wheelchair or mobility scooter can find power outlets at the event site if emergency charging is needed. These power outlets are limited and we ask that guests please remain with the motorised device at all times. Guests requiring assistance can find a staff member at the Help Desk, located at the entrance of the PW1 building.

Two wheelchairs will be available onsite for complimentary use at Tasmania’s Taste of Summer. Please visit the Help Desk upon arrival for further information.

Help Desk

The Taste of Summer Help Desk will be located at the entrance of the PW1 building. If you need assistance or have any questions or concerns, please visit the Help Desk and we will be happy to assist.

Accessible Toilets

There are 4 accessible toilets on the Taste of Summer event site:

  • 2 are located at the front of the PW1 shed (near the Help Desk)
  • 1 is located at the back of the PW1 shed
  • 1 is located at the silo end of the Salamanca Lawns

Guide Dogs and Service Animals

In accordance with the Disability Discrimination Act 1992, people with disability and their service animals that are trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of the individual with the disability are welcome at the Taste of Summer. Service animals must always remain on a lead, and we ask that you please clean-up after your Service Animals and dispose of waste in the appropriate bins located onsite. Dog water bowls will be located throughout the site to keep your dog hydrated. Please visit the Help Desk for the exact locations.

Accessible Seating

There will be specific tables and chairs available throughout site to assist patrons with limited mobility and wheelchairs. Tables will be noted on site maps and clearly signed.

First Aid

In the event of a medical emergency during the event call 000. For minor medical attention first aid providers are located near the exit of the site.