Brunswick Town Hall

Built in 1876, Brunswick Town Hall is located at 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick and is a historic building in the heart of Brunswick.

Capacity

  • 180 people seated for dinner on round tables
  • 200 people theatre style seating, or
  • 350 people standing

Facilities and equipment

  • 18 Round tables, 20 trestle tables and 200 chairs
  • Air-conditioning and heating
  • Polished timber floor
  • Accessible access
  • Public toilet facilities
  • A commercial kitchen
  • An atrium
  • 12 metres wide x 20 metres length

The following equipment is available upon request:

  • sound system and public address system
  • small, raiseable stage area approximately 1 metre x 7 metres

Availability

  • 365 days of the year, subject to bookings.
  • The facility must be cleaned and vacated by 1 am.

Catering

  • Hirers can choose their own caterer or self cater.

Hire rate

  • Town Hall, kitchen and Atrium: $179.20 per hour (minimum 3 hours)
  • Town Hall, kitchen and Atrium daily rate: $1,700

Prices effective until 30 June 2016 inclusive of GST.

Penalty rate applies per hour or part thereof beyond agreed booking time as stated on hire agreement

Public liability

  • $25.75 public liability insurance for community groups or private bookings.
  • Public liability insurance is not provided for commercial bookings.

Bond

  • $515 bond applies to all bookings.
  • $1,030 bond for events deemed high risk by Council.

Book the Brunswick Town Hall

Make a booking request online

  • Requests must be made at least 4 weeks before your event.
  • Make a tentative online booking request,
  • Council will make contact within 5 business days of the tentative request
  • All necessary paperwork must be submitted to Council
  • Bond and Hall Hire fees are paid to confirm the booking
  • Once bond and hall hire fees are received, Council will issue a confirmation letter.

Make a booking request by phone or email

  • Requests must be made at least 4 weeks before your event.
  • Call 9240 1111 - Citizen Services staff will attend to your tentative booking, or,
  • Download and complete the Brunswick Town Hall booking form (DOC 426Kb). Return the completed form and necessary paperwork to Council Town Halls and Venues
  • Bond and Hall Hire fees are paid to confirm the booking
  • Once bond and hall hire fees are received, a confirmation letter is issued.

Transport and parking

Brunswick Town Hall is located at 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick. It is on a main road near trains, buses and a tram and has a public car park.

Tram

Less than 1 minute walk from tram 19, Sydney Road.

Bus

Two-minute walk from bus route 506 on Dawson Street.

Train

Ten-minute walk from Jewell train station (500 metres).

Parking

Street parking is available. Ticket parking across from the Brunswick baths on Dawson Street (400 metres). Free parking behind the Mechanics Institute on weeknights and weekends (100 metres).