Chairs in rows in front of large display
large table square table with chairs around it in front of large wall display
Theatre style chairs with 2 large displays on walls

Includes a sound-proofed wall that can partition the space. Can be hired as 1 large room or 1 to 2 smaller rooms.



80 peopleIt can also be hired as 1 or 2 smaller spaces (8m × 6m) for a meeting, seminar or workshop space with a maximum capacity: 40 people.



8m × 12m and 8m × 6m


  • Monday to Friday

    10am to 5:30pm

  • Saturday and Sunday

    11am to 3:30pm

  • Public holidays


Booking enquiry

We’re happy to answer your questions before you make a venue booking online.

What’s provided (Full Idea space)

  • Audiovisual equipment included

    3 x fixed screens and projectors, videoconferencing camera.

  • Microphone included

    4 x handheld microphones, 4 x lapel microphones.

  • Tables and chairs included

    40 chairs, 12 tables
  • Lectern included

What’s provided (Half Idea space)

  • Audiovisual equipment included

    1 x fixed screen and projector, videoconferencing camera.

  • Microphone included

    2 x handheld microphones, 2 x lapel microphones.

  • Tables and chairs included

    20 chairs, 6 tables
  • Lectern included


  • Ambulant toilets included

  • Wheelchair access included

Cost to hire


Full idea space


Per hour

Half idea space


Per hour

Conditions of hire

Commercial parties who hire City facilities must have $10 million public liability insurance coverage. Individuals and small community groups can apply to be covered under the City’s community engagement liability policy.

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

Conditions of hire - community venuesPDF · 295.14 KB · Last modified

Other considerations

Booking requirements

Hirer must bring: laptop for presentations, software for videoconferencing, whiteboard or other similar equipment, any catering and catering equipment required

Also for hire at Darling Square Library