Tour bookings

Booking a tour of the High Court of Australia


COVID-19 Update:

For reasons of public health and safety the High Court of Australia has cancelled tours scheduled for October, November and December 2020.

Thank you for your understanding.


The High Court offers tours for schools and other groups.  Bookings are not required for groups of less than 5 people.  Due to COVID-19 the High Court group limit is 15 students and up to 5 adults.

Bookings are essential for all school groups visiting the High Court.

Please click on START A BOOKING to book.  

Type of tour Time of tour Upper number of students Age restrictions  
Standard tour of the Public Hall and courtrooms 1 hour 15.  The minimum teacher student ratio is 1:25 none, but students in Year 5 and above will benefit most from a visit START A BOOKING

If you have any queries, or require assistance, please contact the bookings coordinator by emailing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or phone (02) 6270 6998.

Cancellation policy

Once you have made a booking it is your responsibility to make sure that you check the booking confirmation sent to you. The High Court accepts no responsibility for checking that you have received it. It is your responsibility to notify the booking coordinator of cancellation or change of numbers, no less than 5 working days prior to your scheduled visit.

Public liability certificates and risk assessment statements

To assist with planning group visits you may wish to consult the High Court's public liability certificates and risk assessment statements:

  • Venue and safety information for school excursions (PDF 20k)
  • Insurance certificate of currency (PDF 200k)

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