New Saturday opening hours from April 2
From April 2, Saturday opening hours of The Japan Foundation, Sydney will be from 11am to 4pm. Incoming telephone calls may not be answered outside of opening hours. Saturday opening hours are also subject to change at short notice. Before visiting, please check the JPF Sydney website for any latest updates.
Our COVID-19 and visitor safety information can be found here.
T: (02) 8239 0055
Level 4 (via lifts)
Central Park Mall
Chippendale NSW 2008
The Japan Foundation Sydney
Level 4, Central Park Mall
Chippendale NSW 2008
Mon to Fri: 9am – 5pm
Mon to Fri: 10am – 6pm; Sat: 11am to 4pm
Mon to Fri: 10am – 6pm; Sat 11am – 4pm
(*only open during exhibitions. see Gallery)
We will be closed on Australian and selected* Japanese public holidays in 2022. Please check the calendar.
January 1- New Year’s Day（年末年始）
January 2 – New Year’s Holiday（年末年始）
January 3 – New Year’s Holiday（年末年始）
January 10 – Coming of Age Day（成人の日）
January 26 – Australia Day
April 15 – Good Friday
April 16 – Day following Good Friday
April 18 – Easter Monday
April 19 – Easter Tuesday
April 25 – ANZAC Day
June 13 – Queen’s Birthday
July 15 – Katherine Show Day
October 3 – Labour Day
December 21-23 – Year’s End Holidays（年末年始）
December 24 – Christmas Eve
December 25 – Christmas Day
December 26 – Boxing Day
December 27-31 – Year’s End Holidays（年末年始）
Car Park and Access
Paid parking is available at Wilson Parking, 169-179 Thomas Street, Haymarket. See their parking rates and map.
For deliveries, use the Central Park loading dock. Enter via Carlton Street Ramp and drive straight for the West Dock.
Our closest train station, Central Station, is a 10-minute walk.
Visitors by bus can alight at Railway Square, a 5-minute walk from us.
Loading Dock Access
For information about our loading dock entrance, please visit this page.
Access to Level 4
To access Level 4, please take the lifts located in the mall. If you are entering from Broadway, the lifts are located on the right hand side.
Note: the escalators will not take you beyond Level 3.