Taste Festival: How To Pick Up + Drop Off Riders

Important Information For Pick Up and Drop Offs at Taste Festival This Weekend

This weekend, Uber will be operating an official pick up and drop off zone for riders at Taste of Melbourne at Albert Park Lake on the following days:

Thursday 12th: Come between 9:30pm and 11:30pm for pick ups

Friday 13th: Come between 2pm and 3:30pm and 9:30pm and 11:30pm for pick ups

Saturday 14th: Come between 2pm and 3:30pm and 9:30pm and 11:30pm for pick ups

Sunday 15th: Come between 4pm and 7:30pm for pick ups

Demand is expected to be very high. This is what you need to know to make sure your pick up and drop offs from this event are successful.

1: Riders cannot request from the red area, you cannot pick up or drop off in these zones. All drop offs and pick ups to this event must be conducted in the UberZONE. This will be indicated clearly with signage.

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1: The traffic on Aughtie Drive will be two way. When approaching the zone, a traffic official will guide you into the appropriate area.

2: When entering the zone, a member of Uber staff will direct you to a waiting area and then to a pick up bay. When you get a request you should text your rider with your bay number. There is no need to leave your vehicle.

3: Follow the traffic flow as shown below in the map.



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