One security guard is on site outside of office hours, when the building is open. The building can be arranged to be opened longer than standard operating hours prior to an event. This will include additional security charges.
Door person provided:
All Usher and Door staff are provided by the venue. These staff charges are covered by the hirer. The number of staff depends on the details of the event and the venue/s used.
No kitchen facilities are available on site. Catering is allowed to be supplied.
Public concerts will usually have one cash bar operational. For large audiences, we provide additional bars and a pre-purchase system for interval drinks.
Air conditioning available:
Air conditioning/temperature control is always operational through the School of Music building
Greenroom and dressing rooms?:
We have a number of Green room and Dressing room facilities to suite all types of event from large too small.
We also have venues available to host VIP receptions for 10 – 160 people.
All venues and foyers are cleaned throughout each week. In addition to this a cleaner is provided for the duration of an event. The cost of this is included in the hire.
Number of Toilets:
There are Male & Female toilet facilities located on each level of each of the venues – Ground Floor, Main Foyer, Gallery Foyer and the Peter Karmel building main foyer. There are disabled toilets located in the main foyers of each building.
There are disabled toilets located in each of the main foyers.
There are also multiple fire exits in the Big Band Room.
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?:
Concert Pianos, Period Keyboard instruments (inc. harpsichord), Organ, Percussion instruments, and many more.
Hire of these instruments are subject to availability.