Getting Here

The Mint is located on Denison Street in Deakin, about 10 minutes drive from the city centre, next to the Ian Potter Foundation Technology Learning Centre (Questacon).

Parking

Free parking is available in our car park, accessible from Denison Street, with separate coach/bus parking.

Additional street parking along Denison Street is available but visitors are reminded to check and obey all parking restrictions to avoid infringements.

Bicycle racks are located next to the Mint parking area.

Buses

Regular services operate by the Mint on Route 1 and 2 (Weekdays) and 932 (Weekends). For timetable and route information visit ACTION Buses or call 13 17 10.

Taxis or Ride Sharing

Taxis can drop off and pickup at the front entrance of the Mint.

  • Canberra Elite
    For bookings phone 13 22 27 or SMS your name, pickup address and time to be collected to 0481 072 700.
    For wheelchair bookings phone 02 6126 1596

  • Cabxpress
    For bookings phone 1300 222 977
    For wheelchair bookings phone 02 6260 6077

  • For the Centralised booking service for Wheelchair accessible taxis phone 139 287

  • Uber
    Canberra became the first city in Australia to regulate and promote ride sharing in October 2015. Download the app from the iTunes store, on Google Play or Microsoft Store. Additional ride sharing options in Canberra include ONTAP and GoCatch.

Accessibility

A ramp leads into the building and the main foyer and shop are accessed through automatic doors. A lift is available for access to the first floor viewing areas.

Seating areas are provided throughout the Mint.

Courtesy wheelchairs are available for loan, at no charge, from the reception area.

Visitors with specific accessibility requirements or concerns should contact the Mint on 02 6202 6999 prior to visiting.