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Venues for Hire

Venues available for all sorts of functions around Darwin, from small yoga groups to weddings and conferences. Not everyone needs or can afford the facilities provided by the Darwin Convention Centre or other large commercial venues and there are plenty of alternatives scattered around the CBD and suburbs.

This list will take a while to build, so if you would like to include a venue you know of, please contact us here and we will add it to the list.

Click here for Palmerston & outer Darwin areas

Alawa Hall

Alawa HallAlawa Hall

A small stand alone hall located among the sports ovals on Lakeside Drive in Alawa. This is one of several venues managed by CDU. PH 8946 6250

Casuarina Square Meeting Room

Private Meeting Room for 80

Amenities:WiFi,TV/Monitor,On-site Restaurant

The Community Conference Room is located at the Woolworths end of the main mall. The entrance is via the corridor between Dymocks bookstore and the Pinnacle Cafe. The room is approximately 100 sq m and will fit up to 80 people comfortably.

More information and online booking

Casuarina Library

Casuarina Library Meeting RoomCasuarina Library Meeting Room

A carpeted, air-conditioned community meeting room suitable for up to 60 people.

    Small kitchionette and fridge
    Projector and screen
    WiFi available to library members
    Whiteboards and tables
    Disabled access and toilets are available at all times.

Details and application form here
Contact Casuarina library secretary on 8930 0211

CDU Sports Complex, Casuarina.

CDU SPORT is located in Building Green 2, Casuarina Campus, corner of Dripstone Road and Lakeside Drive.

Coconut Grove
Seniors Community Hall

Seniors Community HallSeniors Community Hall

Located in a quiet area, this is an air-conditioned hall with a good dance floor and Kitchen facilities.

24 Musgrave Cres

Contact Maureen on 8985 1544

Cyprus Community Hall,

Cyprus Community HallCyprus Community Hall

Cyprus Community Hall,
30 Batten Street,
Marrara, Darwin, NT

PH: 8927 0111

Country Women's Association Hall

Darwin CWA Hall WoolnerDarwin CWA Hall Woolner

Darwin CWA Hall
1/27 Bishop Street, Woolner, NT

08 8981 6885

PO Box 890, Darwin NT, 0801

Darwin Golf Club

Links Road, Marrara

Phone: 08 8927 1322
Fax: 08 8927 2567
Email: or

Darwin Wharf Function Centre

The function centre has been closed to allow establishment of a WWII Bombing of Darwin tourist attraction.


Italian Club Darwin

219 Abala Road, Marrara NT 0812

(08) 8945 0583

Lyons Community  Centre

Suitable for social gatherings and community group use.
A no alcohol policy applies at this Community Centre.

25 Damabila Drive, Lyons

City of Darwin’s Customer Service
Centre on 89300556 or email:

More information here

Malak Community Centre

Large room Malak Community CentreLarge room caters for about 60

13 Malak Crescent, next to the Primary School 

2 rooms available with a fully fenced grassed outdoor area at the rear including play equipment, barbecue area and an undercover area.

City of Darwin’s Customer Service
Centre on 89300556 or email:

More information here

 Masonic Hall Parap

Masonic Hall,ParapMasonic Hall,Parap

23 Stokes Street
Parap, Northern Territory, 0800

Contact Ph 8981 6835

MusicNT Rehearsal Space

Visit for details.

96A Winnellie Rd,

Winnellie 0820 NT, 

Tel: 89811995

Nightcliff Community Centre

Nightcliff Community RoomNightcliff Community Room

One air-conditioned meeting room is available for hire and accommodates 40 people comfortably. Tables and chairs, whiteboard and a kitchenette adjacent to the meeting room with an electric hot water urn, a fridge and microwave.

18 Bahinia Sreet Nightcliff

For more information or to make a booking please contact Customer Service Section on 8930 0556 or email:

More information here

Palmerston & outer Darwin areas

Driver Resource Centre

Driver Community HallDriver Community Hall

An ideal location for children,with a central open space and separate kitchen and bathroom facilities with children's toilets.

There is also an enclosed rear grass area so kids are free to explore the outdoors, while the interior is suitable for meetings for groups of all ages as well as for activities for kids.

29 Driver Avenue,

Bookings (08) 8935 9922

Durack Community Hall

Durack Community HallDurack Community Hall

Located at 33 Packard Ave in The Heights, Durack.

For bookings contact the City of Palmerston Library on (08) 8935 9999.

Gray Community Hall.

Gray Community HallGray Community Hall and adjacent Community Garden

Cnr Essington Avenue & Victoria Drive
Gray, NT 0830

An air conditioned room with a small kitchen suitable for up to 100 people.

For bookings contact Council on (08) 8935 9929

Howard Springs Community Hall

Howard Springs Community Hall,
Whitewood Rd, Howard Springs

Ph: 0438 891 373

Palmerston Recreation Centre

In the centre of Palmerston next to the Library & Goyder Square

It has two large community rooms (including lighting and air-conditioning) and two stadium courts (with or without lighting and air-conditioning) available to hire daily from 6.00am to 10.45pm. 

Contact (08) 8935 9975 for bookings.


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