ECU Joondalup Pines

Enjoy the return of warm summer nights by watching the best of world cinema under the stars at the picturesque ECU Joondalup Pines. What better way to spend an evening than picnicking with friends before the sun sets and the silver screen lights up.

Door sales from 6.30pm Tuesday – Sunday. To view the program and purchase tickets online, click here.

Picnickers are welcome from 6.30pm but must be seated by 8pm (7.30pm from 6 March 2018)
Bring a picnic or purchase a selection of food, non-alcoholic beverages, coffee and ice cream from The Snack Hut.
Please note ECU Joondalup Pines is a BYO only venue. There will not be any facilities on site to purchase alcohol.

Patrons will be able to purchase a selection of food, non-alcoholic beverages, coffee and ice cream from 6.30pm from the Snack Hut situated next to the venue.

The Snack Hut is open Tuesday to Thursday only.

Slice of Italy is only open Friday to Sunday only. Patrons can pre order pizza by calling (08) 6304 2326.

View the Slice of Italy pizza menu here.

View The Hut food and drinks menu here.

ECU Joondalup Pines Lotterywest Films Program - Season Two

20 –  25 Feb Gurrumul
27 Feb – 4 Mar Lean on Pete
  Tues - Sun, 7.30pm
6 – 11 Mar Let the Sunshine In
13 – 18 Mar Foxtrot
20 – 25 Mar Under the Tree
27 Mar – 1 Apr Gabriel and the Mountain
3 – 8 Apr The Divine Order
10 – 15 Apr Pop Aye

No screenings Good Friday (Fri 30 Mar)
ECU Joondalup Pines closed 24 Feb & 2 Mar

Films will usually go ahead in the event of rain. Any cancellations will be announced by 7pm on the day of screening at and on Facebook/Twitter.

CTC: check the classification

In the event of rain, view our film cancellation policy here.

View the ECU Joondalup Pines website


Wheelchair access

ECU Joondalup Pines is accessible by wheelchair.

Additional information

The ECU Joondalup Pines is situated on a natural incline with the entry and box office at the base of the incline.
Patrons are recommended to park in car park 14 and follow the path toward the lake. Patrons who park in car park 14 please note there is a very steep, paved pathway down the incline to the entry to the venue. An alternative pathway leads across the top of the hill and curves down the other side of the venue where the incline is gentle.
The box office and main entry can be accessed via stairs or a large, gentle ramped pathway.
There is no audio loop available for performances in ECU Joondalup Pines.
Wheelchair seating is available on the side and rear of the auditorium. Please speak to venue staff on arrival if you require assistance.
A universal access toilet is located at the rear of the box office in Edith Cowan House. Please ask venue staff to assist unlocking the toilet.
Pick up and set down is available in Car Park 14.


We want to reduce waste and maximise recycling at ECU Joondalup Pines. Thinking of buying a coffee? Don’t forget your Keep Cup. Bringing a picnic? Go for reusable over disposable containers every time. Whether you get snacks here or bring your own, at the end of the night please do the right thing, and put rubbish in the right bin! Bottles and cans, coffee cups, wine cups, ice cream tubs and pizza boxes all go in recycling and everything else into general waste. Thanks for playing your part to reduce waste at the ECU Joondalup Pines.
Please remember that ECU is a smoke-free campus


ECU has many car parks patrons can access. Please refer to all signage in the car park for payments and duration. The closest car park with access bays is Car Park 14 and 8
Car Park 14
Located of Cornell Parade
6 x ACROD bays
Car Park 8
Located off University Drive
2 x ACROD bays

Transport options

Joondalup is a public transport hub with many busses and trains. Bus routes from Perth to Joondalup include 401 and 402 to Stirling Station and 777, 886, 887 from Wellington Street Bus Station. The Joondalup CAT is a free, high-frequency service that operates around the Joondalup CBD and education facilities.
Transperth InfoLine: 13 62 13 
Transperth Website: