Abraham Mott Hall

Abraham Mott Hall

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Phone: 02 9265 9333

Email: council@cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au

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Self-help groups can book spaces at our community venues for bookings starting 1 July

We've reduced the bookings at our venues to comply with NSW Health orders and support the health and safety of our staff and visitors.

Read more about the requirements for hiring a venue.

Our community centre services and programs are running at a reduced level and you'll need to book a session to attend.

We continue to offer online programs.

Community venue in Millers Point

Located in Millers Point, Abraham Mott Hall is a great place to hold your community get-together.

It features polished floors, stage and kitchen which also makes it suitable for exercise groups, rehearsals and performances.


15A Argyle Street
Millers Point NSW 2000
02 9265 9333Booking enquiries form

Activity timetable


  • 10.30am: Chair yoga


  • 11.10am: Zumba gold

Access at a glance

On-site mobility parking No
Mobility parking within 300m Yes – 1 mobility parking space at 96 Kent Street, Millers Point (approx. 300m from venue).
Level access entrance Yes
Entry door type Manual – The doors to the foyer are heavy double swinging doors. Single door opens to 560mm, double doors open to 1100mm. The doors to the venue are heavy double swinging doors. Single door opens to 750mm wide, double doors open to 1460mm.
Floors 1 – ground floor only.
Lift No
Accessible toilets No
Ambulant toilets Yes – 2
Accessible change facilities No
Hearing support system No

Venue hire information

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 a week from 7am to midnight.

Please note, we require 2 weeks notice to make a booking at a community venue that is not staffed.


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


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


Kitchen with:

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


  • 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.


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

You can download further access information.

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: $57 an hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and public holidays: $85.50 an hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $343 a day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $860 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: $1,250 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): $81.50
  • 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

Last updated: Wednesday, 1 July 2020