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Community centres and halls

Community Centre

We offer a variety of community facilities for hire. These facilities can be used for children's birthday parties, christenings, family reunions and various sporting and exercise groups.

Hiring a community facility

All centres are available for hire on a casual or regular basis.

General terms and conditions

  • Community facilities are available from 9am to 6pm for casual hirer.
  • Facilities are not for hire for birthdays past 12 years of age or for teenage functions. 
  • Minimum 3 hour time applies for morning or afternoon bookings and 4 hour minimum if over the lunch period. 
  • Bookings time must include set up and clean up times.
  • Public liability fees and casual rates will apply.

Read our Terms and Conditions (pdf, 416KB).

Bookings and enquiries

Call us on 9243 8888 to make an enquiry.

Regular hire booking form (pdf, 242KB) 

Summary of community facilities

Facility

Capacity

Off street parking

Kitchen

Wheel chair acccess

Disability accessible toilet

Nearby
play
ground

Avondale Heights Learning Centre Gymnasium

(Avondale Heights)

 

50

No

Yes

Yes

No

Bowes Avenue Community Centre

(Airport West)

70

40

Full

Yes

Yes

Yes

Bradshaw Street Hall

(Essendon)

100

At capacity - not available for hire at this time. 

Canterbury Street Stables

(Flemington)

100

No

Full

Yes

No

Yes

Cooper Street Community Centre

(Essendon)

25

50

Tea/
coffee
only

Yes

Yes

Yes

Doutta Galla Hall

(North Essendon)

100

No

Full

No

No

No

Emerald Street Community Centre

(Essendon)

30

No

Tea/
coffee
only

Yes

No

Yes

Neil Heinze Pavilion

(Avondale Heights)

100

At capacity - not available for hire at this time. 

Ratcliff Hall

(Airport West)

150

50

Full

Yes

No

No

Strathmore Heights Community Centre

(Strathmore Heights)

70

70

Full

Yes

Yes

Yes

Woodland Park House

(Essendon)

40

3

Full

Yes

No

Yes

Trestle tables and chairs are located in each facility to seat the capacity of the facility. For more details and to view photos of each facility, see the individual pages below.

Fees and charges

Casual hire

Public Liability  Hall/Room Hire  All Day Hall Hire Fundraising 
$22 per day $56.00 per hour $430.00 $12.50 per hour

Regular hire

Public Liability  Commercial Hire  Not for Profit 
To be supplied by group $31.00 per hour $12.50 per hour

Please note: The above fees and charges apply for all facilities listed above except for the Avondale Heights Learning Centre Gymnasium

Avondale Heights Learning Centre Gymnasium

Avondale Heights Library and Learning Centre Gymnasium is open for hire for sporting clubs and sporting organisations.

Bowes Avenue Community Centre

Bowes Avenue Community Centre is a medium-sized hall suitable for dancing, martial arts and other recreation activities.

Bradshaw Street Hall

Bradshaw Street Hall is a large hall suitable for dancing, martial arts and other recreation activities.

Canterbury Street Stables

Canterbury Street Stables is a large hall suitable for dancing, martial arts, community meetings and other recreation activities.

Cooper Street Community Centre

Cooper Street Community Centre has a number of rooms suitable for community meetings, exercise and playgroups.

Crown Street Stables

 

Doutta Galla Youth Club Hall

Doutta Gala Hall is a medium size hall suitable for dancing, martial arts and other recreation activities.

Emerald Street Community Centre

Emerald Street Community Centre is a small room suitable for community meetings.

Flemington Community Centre

The Flemington Community Centre has a variety of programs and activities developed with the community, local groups and organisations. There are exercise, art, craft, dance, music and cooking...

Neighbourhood centres

Our neighbourhood centres offer a variety of recreational and educational activities for older adults and people with disabilities.

Neighbourhood houses

We have three neighbourhood houses in Moonee Valley that offer community services: Wingate Avenue Community Centre, Bowes Avenue Community Centre and Farnham Street Neighbourhood Learning Centre.

Ratcliff Hall

Ratcliff Hall is a large hall suitable for dancing, martial arts and other recreation activities.

Strathmore Heights Community Centre

Strathmore Community Centre is a medium-sized hall suitable for gentle exercise, playgroups and community gatherings.

Woodlands Park House

Woodlands Park House is a small house. Suitable for small community meetings and children's birthday parties.

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