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ECU Joondalup Pines

270 Joondalup Drive, Joondalup WA 6027

08 6304 5888 or from 6.30pm nightly 0407 420 503

There are no screenings, Christmas Day (Fri 25 Dec), or Good Friday (Fri 25 Mar).

There are no Monday screenings at ECU Joondalup Pines. ECU Joondalup Pines will also be closed on the following dates Sat 28 Nov and Fri 8 April due to events being held on campus.

Movies begin at 8pm (23 Nov 2015–6 March 2016), gates open at 6.30pm.
Movies begin at 7.30pm (7 March–10 April 2016), gates open at 6.30pm.

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.

Showing at Joondalup –


24–27 & 29 Nov A Perfect Day
1–6 Dec In Harmony
8–13 Dec Queen and Country
15–20 Dec Tangerines
22–24 & 26–27 Dec The Crow's Egg
29 Dec–3 Jan Blind Date
5–10 Jan Dark Horse: The Story of Dream Alliance
12–17 Jan Tale of Tales
19–24 Jan Mia Madre
26–31 Jan The Brand New Testament
2–7 Feb Dheepan


8–14 Feb The Wait
15–21 Feb Sherpa: Trouble on Everest
22–28 Feb The End of the Tour
29 Feb–6 Mar La belle saison (Summertime)
  Tue–Sun (7.30pm)
7–13 Mar The Legend of Barney Thomson
14–20 Mar Miles Ahead
21–27 Mar Rams
28 Mar–3 Apr A Pigeon Sat on a Branch
Reflecting on Existence
4–10 Apr Our Little Sister


Slice of Italy is only open Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Patrons can pre order pizza by calling (08) 6304 2326.
View the Slice of Italy pizza menu here

View The Hut food menu here.
View The Hut drinks menu here

Please note the ECU Joondalup Pines is BYO only. There will not be any facilities on site to purchase alcohol.

Rain Policy

Film cancellations due to rain will be announced at 4pm on the day of screening.
Please visit our Facebook and Twitter pages for the most up to date information, or click here.

Please note: PIAF will only make an announcement if a film has been cancelled. If no cancellation announcement has been made, the screening on that night will go ahead. 

Lost Property

For all lost property, call ECU on 13 43 28, between the hours of 9am–5pm or call the Box Office after 6.30pm on 0407 420 503


The best parking for the Lotterywest Festival Films at ECU Joondalup Pines is ECU Carparks 11 and 14. Visit the ECU website for more information.

Note: Patrons may park in student (red bay) parking spaces without penalty when attending a film, but bays marked 'visitor' are paid parking until 8pm.


ECU Joondalup Pines is a smoke-free venue.


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

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