CONTACT

Jacqueline Tudor
Commonwealth Avenue, Yarralumla, ACT
6205 4566

Albert Hall

The Albert Hall is an elegant functions hall located on Commonwealth Avenue between Commonwealth Bridge and the Hotel Canberra in the suburb of Yarralumla.
Opening Hours of Venue: 
Subject to negotiation
Opening Hours of Office: 
9am-5pm, Monday to Friday
Is the venue closed on any public holidays or other dates during the year?: 
No
Technical Facilities
Sound system: 
The house audio system is available for a fee of $12.15 (Incl GST) to use the equipment. This consists of a PA/sound system (2xsub wooders and 4xPA tops, soundcraft mixer and sabine amp), lectern with built in microphones and coloured stage lighting. The hirer will ensure that after use they return all audio/sound equipment to how it was found.
Sound engineer: 
No sound engineer provided.
Lighting: 
Lighting rigs are inbuilt but no spot lighting. Par and coloured lights are available.
Stage: 
Elevated stage, approx 12.22m wide by 7.13m long. Wings and side accessible.
Does the venue have any sound restrictions: 
The only requirement is that music should start winding down around midnight.
If the venue is not on the ground floor, are there any ramps or lifts for loading heavy equipment: 
Yes, the venue is fully accessible with ramps for heavy equipment.
Can event managers bring in their own sound and/or lights: 
Yes
General Facilities
Total capacity: 
900 person capacity (no tables or chairs)
Seating capacity: 
450 theatre style seating, or 200 Cabaret style seating
Security provided: 
No
Door person provided: 
No
Kitchen options: 
Fully equipped commercial kitchen which includes: stove, sinks, commercial dishwasher, oven, fridge, etc.
Bar options: 
Albert Hall is not a licensed venue so catering will have to be arranged by the hirer.
Air conditioning available: 
Fully climate controlled
Greenroom and dressing rooms?: 
2
Cleaning Policy: 
Cleaning is included in fee however rubbish must be taken outside.
Number of Toilets: 
2 male and 3 female + 2 backstage toilets
Disabled Toilets: 
1 disabled toilet
Fire Exits?: 
4
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?: 
The only available instrument is a Grand Piano for which a hire fee of $188 (incl. GST) applies. The hirer must specify where the Piano is to be located prior to event.
If so are there any special requirements for these instruments?: 
It is the responsibility of the hirer to organise a piano tuner to tune the instrument prior to use.
Is there a dance floor: 
Yes, see floor plan
Parking facilities
What parking facilities are available?: 
Free parking is available outside
Ethos
Is the space suitable for a performance, a rehearsal or a teaching venue?: 
Suitable for performance.
Does the venue have a certain style of d├ęcor: 
High end ballroom
Fees and Charges
Hire rates: 
Daily Rate (Mon-Thurs): Full Day - $1213, Hourly rate - $151 Daily Rate (Fri-Sun & Public Holidays): Full Day - $2184, Hourly rate - $243 Full Weekend (Fri-Sun): $4853 Full Week: $8369 Refundable Security Bond: $569
Community discount rate: 
Daily Rate (Mon-Thurs): Full Day - $790, Hourly Rate - $95 Daily Rate (Fri-Sun & Public Holidays): Full Day - $1436, Hourly Rate - $155 Full Weekend (Fri-Sun): $3158 Full Week: $5921
Insurance provided or expected: 
Public liability insurance is expected up to $20,000,000.
Cancellation policy: 
0-4 Weeks prior: No refund 4-6 Weeks prior: 50% refund only 6-8 Weeks prior: 75% refund only
Disabilities Facilities and Access
Is there a ramp to the building?: 
Yes, fully accessible
Does the building have multiple floors? Are there internal ramps?elevators available?: 
Yes, fully accessible.
Marketing and Ticketing
Does the venue provide its own advertising for performances?: 
No
What are the requirements for ticketing? Does the venue take a cut? Is there a compulsory company to sell tickets through?: 
None
Recording Facilities
Are there recording facilities?: 
No