Social Distancing at Village Cinemas Social Distancing

Safety measures enforced, including in the cinemas, foyer, candy bar and restrooms with visible health and safety signage and 1.5m social distancing markers.

COVID-19 Safe Auditorium Capacities

Cinema auditorium capacities in line with State Government Health Authorities. 

Social distancing signage in place informing customers a 2 seat minimum space is required between groups.  

Sanitising at Village Cinemas Hand Sanitiser Stations

Sanitiser stations are available, including at the cinema entrance, ticket box, candy bar, foyers and via roaming staff. 

Cleaning at Village Cinemas Increased Cleaning

More frequent and rigorous cleaning programs introduced, plus increased session intervals to manage crowds and perform cleaning protocols. 

Contactless Payment at Village Cinemas Contactless Payments

Please pre-purchase tickets online utilising your Vrewards loyalty membership. Cash payments will not be accepted.

Queuing at Village Cinemas Candy Bar & Foyer

Queuing and customer flow measures introduced. Menu items and serving procedures may vary for the safety of our customers and staff.

Caring for Staff at Village Cinemas Staff Wellness

Health and temperature checks implemented pre-shift to complement our health & safety training program, with all staff provided approved PPE materials.

COVID Safe App COVIDSafe App

All guests are encouraged to download the COVID-SAFE App prior to visiting Village Cinemas.


Bendigo Cinemas are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment. Please stay home if you are feeling unwell for the safety of our staff and guests.


Under the direction of the Chief Health Officer, Bendigo Cinemas must obtain contact details of each ticket holder. If required, this securely stored information will be shared with state health officials exclusively to assist contact tracing efforts.


Thank you for respecting our staff and your fellow movie-lovers.