Venue Spaces

With seven fully equipped function rooms, plus the added convenience of the adjoining Civic Theatre and Playhouse, Newcastle City Hall offers event planners a variety of options. From intimate board meetings in the Waratah Room to extensive plenary sessions within the Concert Hall or the Civic Theatre, Newcastle City Hall is well equipped to host your events of up to 1500 attendees.

 

Newcastle City Hall

Room Area m2 Height (m) Theatre Boardroom Classroom U-Shape Banquet Cabaret Cocktail
Concert Hall  382 2.8 / 14

805

(480 floor &

325 gallery)

- 120 - up to 320  200  500
Banquet Room  365  3  250  -  80  40  200  96  300
Mulubinba Room  114  2.8  70  25  27  30  50  40  80
Cummings Room  193  2.8  150  30  75  40  100  80  150
Hunter Room  200  2.8  150  30  75  40  100  72  150
Waratah Room  45  2.8  30  10  12  15  20  16  30
Newcastle Room  85  3  50  20  27  20  40  32  50

Banquet Room

With polished timber floors, bar facilities and measuring 365m² in area, the Banquet Room lends itself to many and varied types of functions.

Concert Hall

The Concert Hall has been acclaimed as one of the finest auditoriums in Australia.

Cummings Room

The Cummings Room is situated immediately adjacent to the Concert Hall and boasts views over the picturesque Civic Park.

Hunter Room

Located on the upper level of Newcastle City Hall, the Hunter Room’s elegant high-arched windows frame picture perfect views over Civic Park.

Mulubinba Room

Situated on the first level of Newcastle City Hall to the left of the grand staircase, The Mulubinba Room boasts authentic art deco atmosphere.

Newcastle Room

This versatile room is popular for meetings and is regularly used for training sessions and seminars.

Waratah Room

Situated on the ground floor of Newcastle City Hall, the Waratah Room boasts a separate vestibule making it ideal for interviews, tribunals, registrations or as a private area for morning/afternoon tea and lunch breaks.