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Venues for Hire

Parties and private functions are prohibited except for the Preston Town Hall and Preston Shire Hall.

Preston City Hall

Preston City Hall

Location: 284 Gower St, Preston, (Melway Reference: Map 18 G12)

Maximum Capacity 600 Without tables. 300 Tables & Dance Floor

Features:

  • Impressive Stage
  • Public Address System
  • Upright piano on stage
  • Commercial sized kitchen space, which allows you to bring in caterers
  • Balcony seating

  • Good quality wooden dance floor
  • Tables and chairs set to suit your function.
  • Note: Security deposit between $300-$600 is required. Minimum booking of three hours is required.

    Inspections - 7:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday by appointment.

    Bookings:
    Civic Services (03) 8470 8649

    Preston Shire Hall

    Preston Shire Hall

    Location: 286 Gower St, Preston (Melway Reference: Map 18 G12)

    Maximum Capacity 200 Without tables. 130 Tables & Dance Floor.

    Features:

  • Temperature control

  • Good quality wooden dance floor

  • Tables and chairs set to suit your function
  • Commercial style kitchen that allows you to bring in your own caterers

  • Small portable stage (fee applicable)

  • Sound system (fee applicable)
  • Inspections - 7:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Friday by appointment.

    Bookings:
    Civic Services (03) 8470 8649

    Community Halls and Rooms - up to 50 people

    The City of Darebin has a number of community facilities available for hire. These include the Donald Street Community Hall, Fairfield Community Room and the Clyde Street Community Hall.All venues are managed by the Community Development directorate.

    These smaller venues are available for hire and are suitable for both meetings and indoor activities such as yoga and gentle exercise.

    All of these venues and surrounding grounds are both alcohol and smoke free.

    Please note, parties are not permitted with the exception of Clyde Street and Donald Street for children aged 5-12 years old only.



    Opening hours:
    Sunday to Thursday: 9.00am – 10.00pm
    Friday and Saturday: 9.00am – 11.00pm
    ** childrens’ parties must finish no later than 5.00pm

    Phone: 8470 8110
    community.facilities@darebin.vic.gov.au

    Clyde Street Community Hall

    Clyde Street Hall

    Location: 64 Clyde St, Thornbury (Melway Reference :Map 30 J6)

    Maximum Capacity: 50 standing
    Features:

  • Heating
  • Air conditioning
  • Tables and Chairs
  • Kitchenette (Heat and Serve only, no preparation permitted)
  • Stove/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Playground area
  • Off-street parking
  • Wheelchair access and Disabled Toilet
  • Dimensions: 15m X 8m

  • Donald Street Community Hall

    Donald Street Community Hall

    Location: Donald Street, Preston (Melway Reference:Map 19 A10)

    Maximum Capacity 40 Standing
    Features:

  • Heating
  • Air-conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Off-street parking
  • Chairs and Tables
  • Kitchenette (Heat and Serve only, no preparation permitted)
  • Wheelchair access and Disabled Toilet
  • Dimensions: 13.5m X 8m.
  • Fairfield Community Room

    Fairfield Community Room

    Location: Station St, Fairfield (Melway Reference Map 30 K10)

    Maximum Capacity: 48 Standing

    Features:

  • Heating
  • Disabled Toilet
  • Off-street parking
  • Air conditioning
  • Chairs and Tables
  • Kitchen (Heat and Serve only, no preparation permitted)
  • Stove/Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Dimensions: 12.5m X 10m
  • Reservoir Civic Centre Function Hall & Meeting Room

    Reservoir Civic Centre

    Location: 23 Edwardes Street, Reservoir

    The Reservoir Library Redevelopment is currently underway and the venue is longer available for hire at this stage

    Other Venues for Hire

    For a listing of other Venues for Hire within the City of Darebin, visit the Community Directory.

    Further Information

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    Civic Services
    Ph: (03) 8470 8649

    Community Facilities
    Phone: (03) 8470 8110
    Fax: (03) 8470 8877
    community.facilities@darebin.vic.gov.au

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