The Ice Cream Factory

About The Ice Cream Factory

The Ice Cream Factory is the happy FRINGE WORLD Hub and your go-to for comedy and HUGE shows.

In 2020 there's more spaces, more shows and more crowd-pleasers to enjoy.

See some of the world's best comic acts at this razzle-dazzle entertainment venue where you can Fringe binge all night long. Delicious!

Located a short stroll from The Woodside Pleasure Garden. Dogs are not allowed at The Ice Cream Factory (service animals and guide dogs excepted).

Important Information

In 2020, entry into The Ice Cream Factory is restricted to ticket holders or FRINGE WORLD passes only. Ticket holders may leave and re-enter the site. Tickets are only valid for day of performance. The Ice Cream Factory is a licensed area and security may ask to see valid photo ID to gain entry. If you cannot produce valid photo ID then you may be refused entry, without refund for any tickets purchased. Under 18's are welcome to licensed areas but must be accompanied and supervised by a parent, legal guardian or a responsible adult and the decision to allow entry is entirely at the discretion of the licensee. Visit the FAQ page for the valid forms of Photo ID accepted in Western Australia. Note that some events are restricted to over 18s only.


92-100 Roe Street, Northbridge

Opening Times

Open from 5:30pm between 17 Jan to 16 Feb


  • 24th - 26th, 29th - 30th Jan and 2nd & 9th Feb open from 3pm
  • 1st & 8th Feb open from 2pm
  • 31st Jan and 4th - 7th Feb open from 4:30pm

The Ice Cream Factory will open 30mins prior to the commencement of the first show.

Public Transport Information

Closest Bus Stop: Perth Busport

Approximately a 4 minute walk: exit onto Roe Street, and you’ll find The Ice Cream Factory on the Corner of Roe Street and Lake Street.

Closest Train Station: Perth Station

Approximately a 7 minute walk: exit onto Roe Street, and you’ll find The Ice Cream Factory on the Corner of Roe Street and Lake Street.


  • FRINGE WORLD Box office
  • Cashless Bar
  • Cashless Food Vendor
  • Toilets


The Ice Cream Factory is an accessible hub.

Wheelchair access to the Hub is via the main entrance at Roe St. Unisex accessible toilets on site.

View the Access Map for The Ice Cream Factory.

See the Accessibility page for further information about accessibility at FRINGE WORLD Festival.