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

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1. Erskineville Town Hall
104 Erskineville Road

2. Joseph Sargeant Community Centre
60 Prospect Street

Erskineville Town Hall

Suitable for rehearsals, community meetings, conferences and small private functions with a large hall and/or a committee room available for hire. It features high ceilings, carpeted floor and a renovated kitchen.

It is available for hire 7 days per week from 7am to midnight.

Dimensions

The hall is 12 metres by 7 metres. The committee room is 6 metres by 5 metres.

Capacity

  • dinner: 80 people
  • cocktail party: 80 people
  • theatre: 80 people.

Facilities

Kitchen with:

  • commercial fridge
  • instant hot water (Zip system)
  • combi-oven
  • dishwasher
  • gas cook top and oven.

Equipment

  • 10 trestle tables
  • 96 chairs
  • free WiFi 

Special considerations

  • Noise needs to be kept to a minimum, residential area.
  • Curtains need to be kept closed in the evening.
  • Additional cleaning can be arranged.
  • Some functions may require additional security.
  • Gold licence caterers required for alcohol service, venue is unlicensed.

Accessibility

  • Rear entrance has level access for people who use a wheelchair.
  • Front entrance has wheelchair lift access.
  • Toilets are accessible.

Transport and parking

  • Erskineville and Newtown train stations are within walking distance.
  • Bus route 355 stops on Erskineville Road, near Prospect Street.
  • Bus routes 422, 423, 426 and 428 stop on King Street, near Erskineville Road.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.

Small room hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $29.75 per hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and public holidays: $46.25 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $178.50 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $462.50 per day
  • elections: $1,030 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: $55 per hour
  • 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

Large hall hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $49 per hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and public holidays: $73 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $294 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $730 per day
  • elections: $1,060 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: $55 per hour
  • 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

Joseph Sargeant Community Centre

Suitable for small functions, children's parties and community meetings. The centre features a domestic-style kitchen, direct access to the courtyard, children's soft-fall playground, and half-court basketball or tennis.

It is available for hire 7 days per week from 7am to midnight.

Dimensions

The room is 12 metres by 6 metres.

Capacity

  • cocktail party: 60 people
  • theatre: 50 people.

Facilities

Play area and half-court basketball.

Kitchen with:

  • domestic oven
  • cook top
  • fridge/freezer.

Equipment

  • 4 trestle tables (each seats 8 people)
  • 20 children’s chairs
  • 50 adult chairs
  • children’s outdoor play equipment.

Special considerations

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

Accessibility

Wheelchair access is available through the side gate to the courtyard.

Transport and parking

  • Erskineville and Newtown train stations are within walking distance.
  • Bus route 355 stops on Erskineville Road, near Prospect Street.
  • Bus routes 422, 423, 426 and 428 stop on King Street, near Erskineville Road.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.

Standard room hire fees

  • standard rate: $43 per hour
  • self-help groups: $10.75 per hour
  • local community/not-for-profit organisations: $21.50 per hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $258 per day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $430 per day
  • elections: $1,030 per election
  • security deposit (fully refundable): $300
  • 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: $55 per hour
  • 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: Friday, 30 November 2012