St Helen's Community Centre

St Helen's Community Centre

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Phone: 02 9265 9333


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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 Glebe

St Helen’s Community Centre hosts several exercise classes for the local community.

Located near Glebe Library, the centre also has a room available for hire suitable for meetings, rehearsals and other small gatherings.


184 Glebe Point Road
Glebe NSW 2037
02 9265 9333Booking enquiries form

Activity timetable


  • 9.30am: Tai chi $6


  • 9am: Stronger and fitter
  • 10.15am: Stronger and fitter

Access at a glance

On-site mobility parking Yes – car park at rear of building.
Mobility parking within 300m Yes – 1 space at 317 Glebe Point Road, Glebe (approx. 100m from venue).
Level access entrance Yes – ramp access to the front entrance.
Entry door type Automatic – doors open to width of 1240mm.
Floors 1 – ground floor only.
Lift Not applicable
Accessible toilets Yes – 1
Ambulant toilets Yes – 1
Accessible change facilities Yes – 1
Hearing support system No

Venue hire information

Suitable for meetings, gentle exercise groups, rehearsals and small functions. The centre is situated in a prime location next to Glebe library with a well-lit room and verandahs on both sides of hall.

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

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


It covers 70 square metres including an alcove of 14 square metres.


  • dinner: 50 people
  • cocktail party: 70 people
  • theatre: 50 people.


Kitchenette with:

  • sink
  • hot water
  • fridge
  • grassed outdoor courtyard.


  • 7 trestle tables (each seats 4 people)
  • 6 round trestle tables (each seats 6 people)
  • 50 chairs.

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.


Wheelchair access is available by ramps into the building and toilets are accessible.

Transport and parking

  • Bus routes 432, 433 and 444 stop on Glebe Point Road, near Hereford Street.
  • Limited on-street parking.
  • 10 parking spaces are available after 6pm at the nearby Ward Avenue parking station.

Standard room hire fees

  • weekdays until 5pm: $46 an hour
  • weekdays after 5pm, all day on weekends and on public holidays: $50 an hour
  • day rate (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm only): $275 a day
  • weekend full day rate, including public holidays (8am to midnight): $500 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