Ainslie Main Hall

Ainslie Main Hall
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The Ainslie Main Hall is our largest performance venue, located at the historic Ainslie Arts Centre, with room for 140 people and a separate artist green room and dressing room. The hall is ideal for music performances, conferences, large events, lectures, weddings or meetings.

Venue Specifications

  • Dimensions: 10.7 m x 22.5 m
  • Occupancy Loading: 232
  • Capacity: 140 seated lecture style
  • Standard Inclusions: 4m x 7m stage, 140 padded chairs
  • Features: modular stage, artist green room and dressing room.
  • Floor: 160 square metres, restored and polished original timber floorboards
  • Sound: The hall has excellent acoustics for live performance. Sound equipment includes 16-channel sound system, 2 powered speakers (flown), 2 subwoofers, 4 fold-back speakers and a range of microphones. Please discuss extra requirements with Arts Capital staff.
  • Lighting: ETC Smartfade ML lighting desk with a range of incandescent and LED fixtures. Specific technical information available on request.
  • Heating / Cooling: Ceiling fans and wall radiators – please note that there is no air conditioning.
  • Access: loading doors and driveway access at the rear of the space


Discounted rates available for art centre residents, not-for-profit and arts organisations

2023 Rates


Full Hourly Rate: $120.00 (inc. GST)
Full Daily Rate: $840.00 (inc. GST)

These rates are for venue hire only. For events that may need staffing and other additional resources, please send an inquiry to