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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - Drum Theatre

The Drum Theatre Foyer and Box Office is open to the public and live performance is back.

Information for ticket holders

Rescheduled events are listed in the ‘What’s On’ section.

If you are a ticket holder, the box office staff will contact you with updates. If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact the Box Office on 8571 1666 from 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday or email

Before coming into Drum Theatre

In line with Victorian State Government health advice, you must be fully vaccinated to attend Drum Theatre.

Proof of vaccination (COVID-19 digital certificate) or a medical exemption will be required upon entry. Find out how you can get your COVID-19 digital certificate.

You are considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for the purposes of attending a venue if:

  • you have received both doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, or
  • you have a valid medical exemption to COVID-19 vaccination issued by an authorised medical practitioner, or
  • you are under the age of 18 years.
  • Individuals under the age of 18 years are not required to show proof of their vaccination to enter a venue.

You will also need to check-in on entry.

You are no longer required to wear a face mask in most indoor settings, but wearing a mask remains highly recommended indoors especially at venues such as Drum Theatre, when you can’t physically distance or if you are with people who may be vulnerable to COVID-19. Always carry a mask when leaving home.

Please visit the Attending an Event in Greater Dandenong page before your visit or the COVID Corner – Community Information Centre page for further Coronavirus (COVID-19) information and support.When you arrive

We trust our patrons will be patient whilst entering Drum Theatre as the check-in process may slow things down a little. You can assist us by: 

•    arriving a little earlier
•    having everything ready for check in when you arrive
•    once checked in please make your way to your seats as soon practicable.

Information for members

Renewals and new memberships in 2022 is available at the COVID-19 recovery membership special of $5. Drum membership help in supporting artists that appear at the Drum Theatre.

COVID-19 refund policy

Plan your visit with confidence. No fuss, easy refund policy. The Drum Theatre guarantees your tickets and will fully refund or change your tickets if the show has had to be cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Our COVID-19 refund policy also covers you if you are feeling unwell with potential symptoms and advise our box office prior to the show time. Your Drum Theatre purchase is safe and secure.

Stay connected

The situation will be continually reviewed, based on the latest government advice. We will keep you updated when changes occur. We look forward to seeing you back at the Drum Theatre. If you would like to receive emails about show information and theatre updates sign-up for our enewsletter or follow us on Facebook.

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