Venue hire

Venue hire
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The Arts Centre offers a range of flexible spaces, and it’s available to hire for a range of events. Venue hire The Arts Centre offers a range of flexible spaces, and it’s available to hire for a range of events. Arts Centre; Arts and Culture

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Bankstown Arts Centre has a range of facilites for various occasions and events that are available for hire throughout the year.


The foyer provides the main entry to the facility and can be used for ticketing and registration space.

 It is available for use in conjunction with the hire of the Theatre. 


A multipurpose space for performances, lectures and meetings. Retractable seating for 130 people also enables it to function as a flat floor space. It is air conditioned and fully equipped with theatre lighting, video projection, lecture and conference facilities.
The Theatre is also equipped with hearing loop.

Rehearsal studio

Rehearsals/creative development/theatre, dance and music training/works in progress/showings and performances.

Rehearsal 2

Suitable for activities including general rehearsals, creative development, theatre, dance and music training. 

Maximum capacity – 60

The Rehearsal 2 Studio is equipped with speakers.

Studio 1 G​allery

A gallery space available for temporary exhibitions. This space includes provision for hanging systems, display lighting and two movable walls. 

To apply for an exhibition space, contact the Arts Centre on 9707 5400. Discounted rates available for individual artists and community organisations.


Photo of Arts Centre interiorStudio 2​

A workshop room available for multimedia, arts/crafts and small meetings. 

Minimum of four hours is required. 

Maximum capacity – 12

Office spaces

There are office spaces for Arts Centre management as well as for the tenant organisations in the building. These provide arts administration, mentoring, creative support, programming and event management.

Forecourt and internal courtyard

The outdoor spaces surrounding the Arts Centre in front and within provide a variety of settings to accommodate a wide range of outdoor cultural activities (such as performances, festivals, markets) and meeting places. 

To hire this space, contact the Arts Centre on 9707 5400.

​​How to hire

Most venues can be hired on a casual or regular basis (more than 12 times per year), except those which are reserved for our tenants. 

To check availability, or ask for space dimensions, contact the Arts Centre on 9707 5400.

Bankstown Arts Centre application for casual hire form

Bankstown Arts Centre application for regular hire form

Technical Support and Specific Set Up requirements form

Bankstown Arts Centre Credit Card payment form