Glebe Town Hall

Glebe Town Hall

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Community Venues Unit
Tel: 02 9265 9333
Email: council@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

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Community venue in Glebe

Following restoration works, Glebe Town Hall has been transformed into an accessible and sustainable community venue that highlights its heritage significance while providing modern facilities for contemporary events.

Built in 1880, the venue is a beautiful example of the Victorian free classical style with its elegant rooms historically playing host to social and civic events from wartime balls and evening concerts to debating clubs and political meetings.

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Contacts

Glebe Town Hall160 St Johns Road
Glebe NSW 2037
02 9265 9333Booking enquiries

Venue hire information

The meeting room is available for hire 7 days per week from 9am to 10pm.

Hall hire is available from Sunday to Thursday (inclusive) from 9am to 10pm.

The hall can also be hired on either Friday or Saturday from 9am to midnight (not consecutively). It can be hired from 9am to 10pm on a Friday or Saturday adjacent to a midnight booking.

Dimensions

The main hall is 207m², the Southern hall and Chambers hall are 96m², the meeting room is 13m² and the classroom is 36m².

Capacity

The venue is limited to 200 people.

Equipment

  • 3-phase power (main hall)
  • PA systems and hearing loop facilities
  • 30 trestle tables
  • 200 chairs (includes chair trolley)
  • free WiFi 

Facilities

Kitchen with:

  • fridge (under bench)
  • electric oven
  • gas stove top
  • steam oven
  • dishwasher
  • stainless steel bench tops
  • instant hot water (Zip system).

Special considerations

  • Noise needs to be kept to a minimum
  • Additional cleaning can be arranged
  • Some functions may need additional security
  • Gold licence caterers required for alcohol service, venue is unlicensed.

Accessibility

  • All halls have hearing loops
  • Accessible lift and toilets on both levels.

Transport and parking

  • Bus route 470 stops at Glebe Town Hall every 15 minutes.
  • Bus routes 431 and 370 stop at Glebe Point Road.
  • Bus routes 412 and 440 stop at Parramatta Road.

Main hall hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $60
  • weekdays after 5pm, all on weekends and public holidays: $90 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $360 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $1125 per day
  • elections: $1,100 per election
  • security deposit (fully refundable): $500
  • key deposit (fully refundable): $35
  • community hire rate: 50% discount on standard hire rate

Small hall hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $42.50 per hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and public holidays: $60.25 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $255 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $602.50 per day
  • elections: $1,100 per election
  • security deposit (fully refundable) $500
  • key deposit (fully refundable) $35
  • 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.

Small room hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $30.50 per hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and public holidays: $47.50 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $183 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $475 per day
  • elections: $1,100 per election
  • security deposit (fully refundable): $500
  • key deposit (fully refundable): $35
  • 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

  • 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
  • commercial kitchen surcharge: booking fee + 25 per cent
  • wedding surcharge: booking fee + 10 per cent.

Contacts

For more information please contact:

Community Venues Unit
02 9265 9333

Last updated: Tuesday, 1 July 2014