The building is open to the public from:
Monday to Friday: 9.45 am to 4.30 pm
Sunday: midday to 4.00 pm
Normal Court sitting hours are from:
10.15 am to 12.45 pm and 2.15 pm to 4.15 pm
The building is closed on public holidays. Admission to the High Court building is free of charge.
Please note the High Court of Australia will be closed from 25 December 2013 to 2 January 2014.
2013 Sittings Calendar (PDF - 216k) (HTML)
(2014 Sittings Calendar is also available)
Sunday 15 December 2013 at 2:00pm – 3:30pm: The Musical Offering’s Community Christmas ConcertJoin Louise Page (soprano), Christina Wilson (mezzo-soprano), Phillipa Candy (keyboard), the Resonants (choir) and theTrumpet Club in a delightful concert of Christmas music for the whole family. Here’s your opportunity to listen to these wonderful performers and to join them in singing well-known carols in the truly amazing space of the High Court.
The concert will be opened by the Honourable Joy Burch, MLA, Minister for the Arts in the ACT.
Sunday 22 December 2013 at 2:30pm: The CyrenesThe Cyrenes is an innovative, energetic a cappella choir of women who sing ‘for the love of it’. The choir performs songs about women’s issues, social justice, human rights and the environmental chosen from different cultures. Their performances are innovative and dynamic, creating engaging harmonies that everyone can enjoy. For more information about the Cyrenes go to http://www.cyrenes.org.au/