Frequently Asked Questions

What are the opening hours?

The BMW x-cape room will be open to the public the following times:

Sydney: Thursday 5th April and Friday 6th April and Saturday 7th April: First session 12:00pm, last session 9:30pm
Brisbane: Thursday 12th April and Friday 13th April: First session 12:00pm, last session 9:30pm
Melbourne: Thursday 26th April and Friday 27th April: First session 12:00pm, last session 9:30pm

Can I leave during the escape room experience?

You can exit anytime during the event, and instructions on how to leave will be briefed to you when you arrive for your session.

When should I arrive?

Please arrive 30 minutes ahead of your scheduled time to ensure you don't miss your position. We have a bar setup at the event so you can have a drink and relax before your x-cape room experience.

Is there a place to leave my bag?

Yes, there will a place to leave your belongings for your group.

Can I take my phone?

Yes, we encourage you to take photos to upload to social media, using the hashtag #bmwxcape.

Can I go through if I haven’t registered?

There will be no walk-ins available, but head to vice.com/bmwxcape to put your name down on the waitlist if your city is booked out.

Is there an age limit for the event?

Yes, participants must be over 18 years of age.

How do I get there?

Sydney address: Sydney opera house underground carpark. Enter via Opera Bar Wilson Carpark Walkway.
Brisbane address: Spring Hill Reservoirs, Spring Hill QLD 4000.
http://thereservoir.events/location/
Melbourne address: 524 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC.

If you are successful in confirming your event, you will be sent instructions on how to get to your chosen event.

Is there parking at the venues?

Sydney: Yes, Wilson Carpark, 2A Macquarie St, Sydney.
Brisbane: Limited on-street parking available, public transport is recommended.
Melbourne: Limited on-street paid parking available, public transport is recommended.

How long will I be in the x-cape room for?

The x-cape room experience lasts 30 minutes, however please arrive 30 minutes early for your briefing and enjoy a complimentary drink upon arrival.

What should I wear to the x-cape room?

Please come in comfortable clothing, and ready to move around. Heels not recommended.

Is there any cost involved?

No, the event is completely free.

Can I test drive the first ever BMW X2?

Yes, each x-cape room participant is eligible to test drive the first ever BMW X2, subject to availability. Participants must have a valid full Australian drivers licence.

Do I need to have a certain skill level in order to participate?

There is no level of skill required to participate and have a great time.

Is there disability access?

Unfortunately, our Sydney and Brisbane events do not have wheelchair access. If you require wheelchair access for the Melbourne event, please email bmwxcape@vice.com to coordinate details.

Smoke machine and lasers

Warning that smoke machines and lasers will be in use at this event.