COVID-19 Conditions of Entry

COVID-19 Conditions of Entry

Entry to the Convention is subject to both SMASH!’s Conditions of Entry and the Venue’s Conditions of Entry.

Event ticket sales were limited to provide attendees, exhibitors, guests, staff and crew with reasonably safe space for the enjoyment of SMASH! 2022. Despite this, SMASH! 2022 is considered a mass gathering and the risks of COVID-19 infection remain very high.

SMASH! strongly encourages all attendees, guests, exhibitors, artists and volunteers to wear face coverings when attending the event.

To ensure the well-being of everyone, we ask that You refrain from attending the Convention if You:

  • Are feeling unwell or are experiencing respiratory or flu-like symptoms, including sore throat, coughing, shortness of breath, fever)
  • Have received a positive PCR or Rapid-Antigen Test result within the last 7 days.
  • Are considered a household contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.
    • Note: Refunds will be available for individuals who are absent from the event due to the above reasons and have not redeemed their tickets.


Pass holders who are not subject to the above conditions must agree to:

  • Follow directions given to them by SMASH! Staff and/or ICC Security.
  • Follow signage and instructions to enter and exit the Convention.
  • Endeavour to maintain physical distancing measures where possible.
  • Acknowledge that they may be required to wait before being allowed to attend certain events in specific areas within the venue.
  • Follow the following hygiene measures:
    • Cough or sneeze into Your elbow or tissue, and then dispose the tissue immediately
    • Wash Your hands regularly and thoroughly with soap or hand sanitiser
    • Wipe down surfaces You intend to touch prior to conducting contact activities such as activity tables, gaming machines etc
    • Hand sanitiser and surface wipes will be made available throughout the event
  • Only lottery winners and valid signing token holders for the guest signing events will be allowed to queue in the Signing Area. All other individuals will be turned away.


SMASH Inc is working closely with ICC to ensure SMASH! 2022 runs in accordance with the EventSafe operating principles.

If You do not agree to these terms and conditions of entry, feel free to contact us for alternate arrangements including options for a ticket refund.