Accessibility Parking Pass

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WOMAD is a festival for everybody! We offer a range of accessible features to ensure as many people as possible are able to enjoy the event.  If you require help while at WOMAD, you can call or stop by our WOMAD Information Centre.

Applications for 2025 will open mid-year. 

Approved applications for parking passes will need to be collected from the WOMAD Desk at the Plymouth Hotel, Courtney Street, New Plymouth from Wednesday 13th March. 

To enter the festival, you will need to be wearing your WOMAD 2024 wristband. 

Access is via: 

  • Kaimata St (Gate C) (level access, gravel pathway) 
  • Racecourse (viaGate B) Coronation Ave. 

where are the accessible parking areas?

There are two designated accessible parking areas:

  • Kaimata St (Gate C)
  • Racecourse (via Gate B) Coronation Ave.

Note a WOMAD Accessible Parking Pass is required to park in these carparks.

Kaimata St Parking (Gate C)

This is the only level access to the festival site with LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE.
There is a road closure in place and traffic is one-way access only from Brooklands Road.

The Parking Crew will assist you in parking and there is a gazebo with seating.
A golf cart will operate from Gate C: Kaimata St - to -WOMAD Information Centre.

Racecourse Parking (via Gate B)

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE. The Racecourse accessible parking area is accessed through Gate B: via Coronation Avenue. Follow the signs and there is a pick up and drop off area at the top of the Racecourse track area by the VIP car park. A golf cart will operate from the Racecourse to - WOMAD Information Centre.