Joseph Sargeant Community Centre

Venue hire information


The room is 12 metres by 6 metres.


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


Play area and half-court basketball.

Kitchen with:

  • domestic oven
  • cook top
  • fridge/freezer.


  • 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.


Two pink and red triangular flags.




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

  • weekdays until 5pm: $45 an hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and on public holidays: $49 an hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $270 a day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $490 a 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

  • election surcharge: $1,220 an election
  • cleaning fee: quotation available on request
  • security fee: quotation available on request
  • room set-up fee: quotation available on request
  • wedding surcharge: booking fee + 10%
  • lighting rig operator (Glebe Town Hall only)
  • additional site inspection (1 included each booking): $80
  • 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
02 9265 9333

Access at a glance

On-site mobility parking No
Mobility parking within 300m Yes – a mobility parking space is located at 81 Prospect Street, Erskineville, approx. 200m from venue
Level access entrance Yes – accessible entrance from Morrissey Road
Entry door type Manual
Floors 2 – ground and level 1
Lift No
Accessible toilets Yes – 1
Ambulant toilets Yes – 1
Accessible change facilities No
Hearing support system No

Last updated: Tuesday, 13 August 2019