Provisional Heritage Listing for Canberra’s Center Cinema


Canberra’s Center Cinema building has been provisionally heritage listed by the ACT Heritage Council, a step towards permanent heritage listing.

The cinema opened on October 5, 1965 with the Canberra premiere of Dr Zhivago, and is currently home to Flash Burger, Lola’s Pizza and Fiction.

The Heritage Council cited cultural significance and innovative architecture as reasons to protect the building.