Gorman Courtyards

Wedding in the Gorman courtyard in Braddon.
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Gorman Arts Centre’s two internal courtyards are beautiful garden spaces, each with a magnificent Hawthorn tree at the centre. These peaceful and secluded outdoor areas can easily accommodate several hundred guests for events, film screenings, live music and weddings.


2024 Rates

Full Hourly Rate: $245.00 (inc. GST)
Full Daily Rate: $1,715.00 (inc. GST)

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

Venue Specifications

  • Eastern Courtyard Dimensions: 36.2m x 15.1m
  • Western Courtyard Dimensions: 34.9m x 15m
  • Occupancy Loading: 441 people each
  • Features: lawns, heritage planting, covered walkways, Hawthorn tree centrepiece
  • Floor: lawns and paved walkways
  • Lighting: In-ground lights under the trees. Under-eave lighting beneath all covered walkways. Please discuss with our team if additional lighting is required.
  • Sound: There is no permanent sound system in the courtyard. Sound equipment may be arranged if required. Please get in touch with your requirements to see if we can organise a package to suit your needs.
  • Other: Courtyards are available for hire in conjunction with other spaces at Gorman Arts Centre (ie Gorman Main Hall or Ralph Wilson Theatre).