COVID-19 restrictions extended in NSW

Published on 28 June 2021

COVID-19 Update

In line with the current Public Health Order issued by the NSW Government and NSW Health, when visiting CPAC;

  • you must wear a face mask
  • it is mandatory to sign in using the Service NSW QR code for contact tracing purposes
  • we strongly encourage you to sanitise your hands upon entering the venue
  • all patrons must be seated whilst consuming alcohol

Until further notice, all events and performances at CPAC will be restricted to a 50% seated capacity.

Cessnock Performing Arts Centre (CPAC) is a registered COVID Safe venue. We have developed our COVID Safe plans in accordance with the strict guidelines set by the NSW Government, NSW Health, and Live Performance Australia. We are continually monitoring any changes to these recommendations and updating our plans accordingly to reflect current requirements.

If you have been in the Greater Sydney region, including the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour on or after Monday 21 June, follow the stay at home rules for 14 days after you left Greater Sydney. If this applies to you and you have tickets to an upcoming event at CPAC, please phone the CPAC Box Office on (02) 4993 4266 or email us at for further details. Our Box Office is open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

For the most up-to-date information on current rules and restrictions, we recommend visiting the following resources:

NSW Government website - Additional restrictions for NSW:

NSW Government website - What you can do in NSW:

NSW Government website - Face mask rules: