Ultimo Community Centre

Ultimo Community Centre

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Phone: 02 9265 9333

Email: council@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

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Community venue in Ultimo

Suitable for indoor and outdoor gatherings, community meetings and conferences, the centre is a multifunction venue with various rooms, halls for hire and an open space courtyard. Entry is via the Bulwara Road entrance.

It is available for hire Monday to Friday from 10am to 8pm and on weekends from 10am to 4pm.


All areas of our centre are accessible. You can download information about accessibility at Ultimo Community Centre.


40 William Henry Street
Corner Bulwara Road
Ultimo NSW 2007
02 9298 3111ultimocc@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

Access at a glance

On-site mobility parking Yes – 2 accessible parking spots available on site. They are located on the basement level, accessed via Harris Street.
Mobility parking within 300m Yes – There is a mobility parking space located at 72 MacArthur Street, Ultimo approx. 200m from venue.
Level access entrance Yes – the path to the entrance is level, with uneven bitumen. There are no steps at the entrance and no handrail.
Entry door type Manual – doors open to 1700mm wide. Doors remain open during opening hours.
Floors 4
Lift Yes – there is lift access to 3 of 4 floors. 1 rooftop court inaccessible by lift.
Accessible toilets Yes – 3 unisex accessible toilets on the ground floor near reception, in Little Bridge Hall and on level 1.
Ambulant toilets No
Accessible change facilities No – the ground floor unisex accessible toilet includes a shower. Entrance is 1090mm wide. The shower is level with the ground, offers handrails and a height adjustable shower head.
Hearing support system Yes – there is a hearing loop in Little Bridge Hall only.

Video tour of Ultimo Community Centre

Venue hire information


Four rooms are available for hire with varying dimensions:

  • Jack Byrne Hall: 20 metres by 12 metres
  • Littlebridge Hall: 14 metres by 10 metres
  • The 2 seminar rooms are both 8 metres by 5.5 metres.


Jack Byrne Hall:

  • reception: 150 people
  • meeting/seminar: 200 people
  • concert: 180 people.

Littlebridge Hall:

  • reception/party: 80 people
  • meeting/seminar: 120 people
  • concert: 100 people.

Seminar rooms 1 and 2:

  • meeting: 20 people. 


  • whiteboard
  • lift
  • microphone
  • chairs
  • trestle tables
  • television
  • PA system
  • sound system
  • projector screen
  • air-conditioning.


  • kitchenette adjacent to seminar rooms
  • kitchenette in Littlebridge Hall

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 security.
  • The centre is a non-alcoholic and non-smoking venue.


Lift access and accessible toilets on 2 levels.

Transport and parking

  • Central and Town Hall stations are within walking distance.
  • Bus route 501 stops on Harris Street, near William Henry Street.
  • Limited 2-hour parking.
  • Parking station at Darling Harbour.

Hire fees

Hall hire:

  • Jack Byrne Hall: $81 an hour/$40.50 concession
  • Littlebridge Hall: $65 an hour/$32.50 concession.

Room hire:

  • Art/craft room: $38 an hour/$19 concession
  • Seminar rooms: $49.50 an hour/$24.50 concession.

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


To make an enquiry or place a booking please contact:

Ultimo Community Centre
02 9298 3111

Last updated: Monday, 15 July 2019