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The Substation

The Substation is a dynamic and unique contemporary arts space, offering the latest in theatre, music, art, talks, dance, ideas and cabaret.

We nurture access to the arts in the local community (and across Melbourne) by offering programs, workshops, events, residencies and learning opportunities for children, adults and teenagers.


1 Market Street Newport Victoria 3015

Phone: 03 9391 1110

Getting here

The Substation is in Market Street, Newport – right in the heart of Newport village, and is readily accessible. The Substation is located right next to Newport Train Station (about 25 minutes from Flinders St, on the Williamstown or Werribee train line).

There is ample off street car parking in front of and behind The Substation.

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The Wheeler Centre acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the land on which the Centre stands. We acknowledge and pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and their Elders, past and present, as the custodians of the world’s oldest continuous living culture.