Lower Town Hall, Sydney Town Hall

Lower Town Hall, Sydney Town Hall
Lower Town Hall, Sydney Town Hall
Lower Town Hall, Sydney Town Hall

Flexible staging and seating options as well as improved lighting and acoustics create a multi-purpose venue space for exhibitions, concerts, meetings, and community activities.



800 peopleup to 450 people for dinner or 800 theatre style.




What’s provided

  • Venue tour included

    To book a tour of the venue contact our team.

  • Audiovisual equipment included

    In-house audiovisual equipment is available to hire. Our expert production team is available to discuss your requirements.

  • Tables and chairs included

    Furniture items are included in the venue hire price. If a piece of equipment is not in the City of Sydney’s possession, we may procure or hire this item and charge the hirer at a rate to be determined at the time.

  • Commercial kitchen included

    The City of Sydney has an exclusive contract with Doltone House as its provider of catering services.


  • Wheelchair access included

  • Hearing support system included

  • Onsite mobility parking included

    If you hold an approved permit, you can park free for a certain period of time in designated parking zones.

  • Level access entrance included

    Accessible entry to Sydney Town Hall is available via Druitt Street, directional signage is located around the building. For assistance please call 02 9265 9178.

The large space at ground level below the Centennial Hall is known as the Lower Town Hall.

This hall, punctuated by the reinforced columns which support the floor of the Centennial Hall above, was popular throughout the 20th century as a multi-purpose venue, hosting a wide variety of events including union meetings, state and local government elections, trade and community exhibitions.

Essential information for hirers

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