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About the cinema:
Set in the sustainable and award-winning NewActon Nishi complex, Palace Electric features eight fully-licensed cinemas and a stunning Prosecco bar for you to indulge in both pre and post film! Electric was recently presented with The People’s Choice Award for ‘Canberra’s Favourite Entertainment Venue’ for the third year running, and we will always endevour to be the people’s choice by presenting a mix of international and local art-house films, quality blockbusters, family favourites, operas and special events, as well as Palace’s renowned film festivals.
For the best value experience with special offers and rewards, be sure to join our Free or Premium Movie Club Memberships.
Palace Electric is open seven days a week, from 10 AM – 10 PM.
The cinema and phone lines are open 30 minutes prior to the first session of the day.
Payment must now be made via the touchscreen “Pay by Plate Machines” on Basement 1 or via the Wilson “epark” mobile phone app. Please note, this payment needs to be completed before your film, we advise to check the running time on the film prior to cinema entry.
Nearby numerous Acton bus stops.
Buses to Marcus Clarke St after Farrell Pl:
Buses to Commonwealth Ave Regatta Point:
2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10,
57, 58, 180, 181
Buses to City Interchange:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5,
31, 50, 53, 55, 59,
32, 51, 54, 56, 182
30 designated bicycle spots.
Audio Description is a device that aids visually impaired patrons. It is for specific individual use and does not impact the standard cinema-going experience for non-users.
To find out if a session does have Audio Description, please hold your cursor over the ‘information’ symbol next to the session time of your selected film.
For events, cinema hire & group bookings, please enquire here.