Ron Williams Centre

Ron Williams Centre

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Phone: 02 9265 9333


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Community venue in Redfern

The Ron Williams Community Centre is home to a wide range of activities to help your body and mind.

Classes to help keep you fit and healthy include gentle exercise sessions.

English conversation classes are also held in a fun and relaxed environment if you need some help learning the language.

You can also hold your organisation’s meeting or event at the centre.


5-11 Kepos Street
Redfern NSW 2016
02 9265 9333Booking enquiries

Venue hire information

Suitable for meetings, training programs and forums. The centre is situated on the ground floor and is carpeted.

It is available for hire Monday to Friday from 4pm to midnight and on weekends from 7am to midnight.


The room is 20 metres by 12 metres.


  • dinner: 60 people
  • cocktail party: 100 people
  • theatre: 60 people.


Kitchen with:

  • microwave
  • instant hot water (Zip system).


  • 12 round tables (each seats 4 people)
  • 50 chairs
  • public address (PA) system
  • air-conditioning
  • pool table.

Special considerations

  • Noise needs to be kept to a minimum, residential area.
  • Additional cleaning can be arranged.
  • Some functions may require security.
  • Alcohol is not permitted.


Wheelchair access is by ramp at the entrance to the centre.

  • Toilets are accessible. 

Transport and parking

  • Central and Redfern stations are within walking distance.
  • Bus routes 352, 393 and 395 stop on Cleveland Street, near Crown Street.
  • Bus route M20 stops on Phillip Street, near Baptist Street.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.

Standard room hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $43 per hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and on public holidays: $47 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $258 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $470 per day
  • community hire rate: 50% discount on standard hire rate.

Before hiring a City of Sydney community venue we ask that you read and understand the conditions of hire.

Additional charges

  • security deposit – a bond equivalent to 4 weeks rental charged at commencement of recurring bookings and is based on hire rate applicable at time of booking
  • election surcharge: $1,170 per election
  • cleaning fee: quotation available on request
  • security fee: quotation available on request
  • room set-up fee: quotation available on request
  • portable PA hire: $250 security deposit per booking
  • wedding surcharge: booking fee + 10 per cent
  • lighting rig operator (Glebe Town Hall only)
  • additional site inspection (2 included per booking): $75
  • self help groups – 50% discount applies to community/not-for-profit organisations/social enterprise fee – available to self-help and support groups on application only (conditions apply)


For more information please contact:

Community Venues Unit
02 9265 9333

Last updated: Tuesday, 2 January 2018