280 Cleveland St Surry Hills – cnr Perry St
Doors open 6pm Monday to Saturday
Performances usually start approx. 8.30pm
No table reservations
Pre-sale tickets are for unreserved seating.
Door sales are subject to availability.
For non-ticketed events, simply come on the night.
Join us six nights a week for the best live jazz, roots, reggae, funk, gypsy, latin, instrumental and vocal entertainment in Sydney.
Mondays – FREE!
Jazz Jam & Games Night with live music, a jazz jam session and board games a plenty – it’s a little boogie woogie with your backgammon.
Tuesdays – FREE!
'Old School' Funk & Groove with a live house band, invited guests jamming and DJ selections of rare grooves.
The very best in contemporary Jazz and World music from some seriously world class players. A feast for the senses and especially your ears.
Thursdays – Free for 505 members!
Some of the new and old faces of 'beat' music reaching into the vaults of Reggae, Afro-Beat, Funk, Jazz and more.
Unwind for the week with a blend of high class, fun acts from Swing, Gypsy, World, Soul, Funk and more.
Our concert series are the perfect nights to sit back and let your ears be treated to the most inspiring vocalists and instrumentalists Australia has to offer.
Everything you need to know about visiting us
Whichever night you come, we want you to have the best possible experience when visiting us. If your question isn’t answered below, please contact us.
We are wheelchair friendly – if you have special access needs please contact us ahead of time. We recommend getting here as close to 6pm as possible to ensure easy access and a suitable table.
Bar and Kitchen
The club is fully licensed and our kitchen serves a seasonal menu from 6–10pm Monday to Saturday.
Conditions of Entry
View our terms & conditions of entry and ticket sales.
We present music by some of the best local, interstate and overseas artists. Please listen to their awesome performances – there’s plenty of time to talk between sets!
We open at 6pm Monday to Saturday, with performances starting around 8.30pm. We are closed on Sundays and public holidays.
Performances take place Monday to Saturday (except public holidays). They generally start around 8.30pm except where otherwise stated.
Venue 505 is artist-curated. It’s programmed by 505 Director & Co-Founder, Cameron Undy. For any gig enquiries please
Refunds and exchanges
We do not refund or exchange tickets.
Venue 505 is a full time live music space seating 150 people.
Pre-sales available online until 4pm on the day of the gig. Door sales at the venue from 7pm unless sold out.
Under 18s are welcome, but must be accompanied by a responsible adult.