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To book a community venue contact :
Community Venues Unit
Tel: 02 9265 9333
Email: council@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

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1. Abraham Mott Hall
15A Argyle Street

2. Harry Jensen Activity Centre
17 Argyle Street

Abraham Mott Hall

Suitable for medium-sized functions, meetings, exercise groups, rehearsals and performances. The older style community hall features polished floors, a stage and a small kitchen.

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

Dimensions

The hall is 27 metres by 8 metres. The stage is 2.4 metres by 9 metres at a height of 2.5 metres.

Capacity

  • dinner: 120 people
  • cocktail party: 180 people
  • theatre: 160 people.

Facilities

Kitchen with:

  • pie warmer
  • stove and oven
  • commercial fridge
  • dishwasher
  • stainless steel bench tops
  • instant hot water (Zip system).

Equipment

  • 15 trestle tables (each seats 8 people)
  • 100 chairs
  • public address (PA) system
  • ceiling fans
  • piano
  • free WiFi. 

Special considerations

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

Accessibility

Wheelchair access is available through the front entrance and an accessible toilet is available.

Transport and parking

  • Circular Quay station is within walking distance.
  • Bus routes 343, 431, 432, 433 and 434 stop at the Millers Point terminus at the front of the building.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.
  • Several parking stations are located in The Rocks area.

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

Harry Jensen Activity Centre

Suitable for meetings, training programs and discussion groups. The centre is next to Abraham Mott Hall with a northerly aspect and direct access to a verandah and small garden.

It is available for hire Monday to Friday from 5pm to midnight and on weekends from 7am to midnight.

Dimensions

The room is 10 metres by 8 metres.

Capacity

  • dinner: 30 people
  • cocktail party: 50 people
  • theatre: 40 people.

Facilities

A pool room with bar fridge and a kitchen with:

  • dishwasher
  • microwave
  • water cooler
  • instant hot water (Zip system).

Equipment

  • 6 trestle tables (each seats 6 people)
  • 3 square tables (each seats 4 people)
  • 45 chairs
  • ceiling fan
  • free WiFi. 

Special considerations

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

Accessibility

Wheelchair access is available at the main entrance and the toilet is accessible.

Transport and parking

  • Circular Quay station is within walking distance.
  • Bus routes 343, 431, 432, 433 and 434 stop at the Millers Point terminus at the front of the building.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.
  • Several parking stations are located in The Rocks area.

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