About Rooftop Drive-in Cinema

A sparkling twist on a much-loved classic is Melbourne’s latest entertainment attraction, with Rooftop Drive-in Cinema showcasing blockbuster and classic films nightly, set against a dazzling, 360-degree view of Melbourne’s stunning nightscape.

The only drive-in cinema that is 7 levels up… a one of its kind in Australia. Rooftop Drive-in Cinema is located within Dockland’s Harbour Town precinct and is open Tuesdays/Thursdays/Friday & Saturdays, with extra sessions added during school holidays.

This drive-in cinema embodies all the excitement, romance and nostalgia of a traditional drive-in screening blockbuster titles broadcast to vehicles via your FM radio (99.8FM). Our field accommodates 60 vehicles designed for optimum viewing with consideration given for differing height variances of vehicles.

And don’t forget to bring along your camera to take lots of special shots of Melbourne at night and possibly one of the fantastic nightly sunsets!

For those who prefer to experience the drive-in alfresco without a car, this is currently in the planning stages and we hope to have it ready by mid spring to bring in the better weather!

Food Options

It’s not only cinematic appetites that will be indulged, a Candy Bar offering some of your favourite movie-treats such as choc-tops and popcorn is available.

We also have a selection of hot food options such as Kransky Sausages, Fat Chips, Hot Dogs and a selection of Toasties. For Vegans & vegetarians, please contact us so that we can cater for you also.

How to find us!

We are located at the Harbour Town end of Docklands, adjacent to the Melbourne Start Observation Wheel. Enter the car park from Waterfront Way, retain your car park docket and proceed to the rooftop level. If the upper gates are closed, these will be open thirty minutes prior to the screening.

Vehicles must be 2.1 meters or lower to access the car park. When you arrive, we will issue you with an exit pass, which pays for your parking. You will to scan your original entry ticket, followed by our exit pass, when you leave the car park.

With a new generation set to experience this enduring concept, re-imagined for the 21st century, Rooftop Drive-in Cinema is an entertainment destination that Melbournians have been waiting for.

See Melbourne and Classic movies on another level at the Rooftop Drive-in Cinema.