Evolution Square, located on Tuam Street between Little High eatery and EPIC is an inner city gathering space to sit, relax, meet as well as cater to live music events, markets and outdoor eating.

The name refers to development, advancement and growth over time. There are many historic buildings nearby and the name also refers to the way the area is evolving.

The site forms part of the much larger South Frame project which focuses on a green, people focused and a well-connected inner city centre.

This square is not for public parking. 

  • 226 Tuam Street, Central City
Size and surface
  • 669m2
  • Grass and paved
Key features 
  • Corten garden beds
  • Pink and grey bleachers – can be used for staging
  • Reclaimed wharf pile poles 
  • Shared pedestrian/cycle/vehicle lane alongside Square
Suitable for
  • Up to 500 people
  • Suitable for smaller public events and promotions
  • Infrastructure
  • Vehicle access with permission 
  • No private events
  • Noise restrictions: Consideration of surrounding businesses required, noise restrictions
Available facilities
  • Power
    • Two 32amp three-phase sockets
    • Two 10amp single-phase sockets
  • Bike racks
  • Seating and deck benches
  • Litter and recycling bins
  • Drinking fountain
  • Lighting – standard street lighting along pathways.
  • Parking(external link) – limited street parking
  • Mobility friendly