Hire a Venue

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City of Newcastle owns and manages a range of historic venues, community halls and park reserves that can be hired for private events. From the iconic and magestic City Hall, to the breathtaking views of Fort Scratchley and rustic heritage of Newcastle Museum, you will find a space perfect for your individual events.

Newcastle Venues

Newcastle Venues offers a range of room sizes and character in heritage venues, providing unique spaces for every event.

Fort Scratchley

Fort Scratchley has panoramic views and a function centre perfect for weddings, parties and business events.

Newcastle City Hall

Newcastle City Hall has the magnificent Concert Hall and other rooms perfect for large conferences or small meetings.

Newcastle Museum

Newcastle Museum's stunning Earthball, functional Theatrette and evocative BHP Gallery provide unique venue spaces for hire.

Community Halls and Centres

Available for casual hires, such as functions, meetings and workshops, or for regular hire for activities such as dance or exercise classes, playgroups, seniors activities or classes.

Blackbutt Reserve

Looking for that unique location, Blackbutt Reserve provides the perfect natural backdrop for your event.

Park and Beach Events

We celebrate our unique city and recognise the important role events play in connecting our community and enhancing tourism opportunities.

Park and Beach Weddings

Newcastle boasts spectacular beaches and beautiful parks, all perfect for making some unforgettable memories. We'd love to help you celebrate your special day.

Sportsground Bookings

Newcastle's sportsgrounds have an extensive choice of sporting facilities and services for clubs, associations and park committees.