Blackheath Community Centre Hire Information

The Centre is ideally located on the Great Western Highway directly opposite the Blackheath Railway Station and is adjacent to the picturesque gardens. It is a multipurpose venue, which makes it suitable for a variety of activities.

The Phillips Hall has a stage, dressing rooms and a piano. These features, plus the adjoining commercial kitchen, makes it ideal for concerts, weddings, pantomimes, large family gatherings, conferences and exhibitions.

The smaller Bates Hall with its supper room, domestic kitchen and piano, is popular with community groups for luncheons, meetings and classes.


*TO BOOK* Please fill out this booking form online. Click here
Conditions of Hire and User Guide
*UPDATED*Fees and charges 2019-2020
Map of Community Centre

Please note, Covid-19 restrictions apply and extra paperwork is required.

Dedicated Parking: No (disabled parking on Gardiner Cres).
Access: Park side via walkway. Gardiner Crescent via steps

Hire Area 1: Phillips Hall
Capacity – 400 people (standing only)
Timber floor: 415m2 (approximate)
32 Tables (approximate); 775 mm by 1830 mm
292 Chairs
Heating Systems
2 Pianos
Timber Stage: 96m2 (approximate)
Stage Lighting
Two dressing rooms (both with toilets) – Not accessible
Accessible toilet

Phillips Hall Commercial Kitchen
Boiling Water System
Gas oven with 8 burner stove top
Hot and cold bain marie
Warming oven

Hire Area 2: Bates Hall / Supper Room
Capacity – 85 people (standing only)
Timber Floor: 94m2 (approximate)
Heating Systems 48 Chairs (approximate); 775 mm by 1830 mm
8 Tables
1 Piano
Accessible toilet

Bates Hall Domestic Kitchen
Boiling Water System
Electric stove
Fridge (no freezer)

The current calendar of events is below. Contact Jade at Blackheath Area Neighbourhood Centre for more information. Mondays and Tuesdays 9.30am to 4.30pm on 02 4787 7770 fax 02 4787 7777 email

The Bates Hall (small hall) is orange and Phillips (large hall) green