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Jennifer Salkeld
Australian National Botanic Gardens, Clunies Ross St, Acton ACT 2601
6250 9559

National Botanic Gardens Theatrette

The Theatrette is the ideal venue for your intimate performance, teaching space, or presentation. The venue features theatre style seating, lectern and large screen.
Opening Hours of Venue: 
Upon negotation
Opening Hours of Office: 
9am-5pm, Monday to Friday
Is the venue closed on any public holidays or other dates during the year?: 
Christmas
Technical Facilities
Sound system: 
Inbuilt soundsystem with 4xPA tops, biobox, lecturn and mic
Sound engineer: 
No
Lighting: 
Data projector DVD/Video Player Lap-top computer Slide Projector
Stage: 
No inbuilt stage, but room up the front for an intimate performance space.
Does the venue have any sound restrictions: 
No
If the venue is not on the ground floor, are there any ramps or lifts for loading heavy equipment: 
Fully accessible
Can event managers bring in their own sound and/or lights: 
Yes
General Facilities
Total capacity: 
90
Seating capacity: 
90 Seating only
Security provided: 
No
Door person provided: 
No
Kitchen options: 
Floresco Catering can provide food and beverage options.
Bar options: 
Floresco Catering can provide food and beverage options.
Air conditioning available: 
Fully climate controlled
Greenroom and dressing rooms?: 
1
Cleaning Policy: 
Included so long as no severe damage
Number of Toilets: 
2 female, 1 male
Disabled Toilets: 
1
Fire Exits?: 
1
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?: 
No
Is there a dance floor: 
No
Parking facilities
What parking facilities are available?: 
Parking facilities are out the front of the National Botanic Gardens' Visitors Centre
Is it paid parking?: 
Yes, during 9-5
Ethos
Is the space suitable for a performance, a rehearsal or a teaching venue?: 
Intimate performance or teaching venue
Does the venue have a typical market segment: 
Usually older, business crowd
Does the venue have a certain style of d├ęcor: 
Theatrette
If the venue is a more specific style of establishment, what is it: 
Theatrette
Fees and Charges
Hire rates: 
$80p/h
Ticketing: 
N/a
Insurance provided or expected: 
If event is considered as a 'public event', Public Liability Insurance is expected.
Disabilities Facilities and Access
Is there a ramp to the building?: 
Yes, fully accessible
Sound Insulation
Is the venue insulated from the outside noise?: 
Yes fully sound insulated.
Is the venue close to a main/noisy road?: 
No
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?: 
No
Recording Facilities
Are there recording facilities?: 
No recording facilities but hirers can bring in their own equipment