Julia Boyd
118 Emu Bank, Belconnen, 2617
6173 3300

Belconnen Dance Studio

The Belconnen Arts Centre's Dance Studio is a sound attenuated space that would be perfect for live music events.
Opening Hours of Venue: 
Upon negotiation
Opening Hours of Office: 
9am-4pm, Monday to Friday
Is the venue closed on any public holidays or other dates during the year?: 
Australia Day
Technical Facilities
Sound system: 
Inbuilt JBL Sound system with tops and subs.
Sound engineer: 
Fully equipped stage lighting with rigs, par lights, etc.
No inbuilt stage.
Does the venue have any sound restrictions: 
Yes, Belconnen Arts Centre falls within the General Residential Area Sound Restrictions.
If the venue is not on the ground floor, are there any ramps or lifts for loading heavy equipment: 
Venue is located on ground floor
Can event managers bring in their own sound and/or lights: 
General Facilities
Seating capacity: 
approx 80 theatre style performances
Security provided: 
Door person provided: 
Kitchen options: 
Hirers must organise their own catering and refreshments for their event.
Bar options: 
The manager will obtain a Liquor Permit to cover the service of alcohol at events. The service of alcohol will be supervised by the Manager. Hirers must organise their own alcohol to be served at an event, unless otherwise arranged with the Manager.
Air conditioning available: 
Greenroom and dressing rooms?: 
Yes, can be organised
Cleaning Policy: 
Hirers are expected to leave the dance studio and the dressing room in the condition and state of cleanliness that they found them in. Any equipment or furniture brought into the space must be removed; it must be left free of debris, obstacles, and rubbish. Any BAC furniture permanently situated in the room should be arranged as it was found. It is a requirement that prior to using the dance studio, the hirer inspects it to ensure that it is free from debris, obstacles, spills and rubbish. If anything is found that should not be in the dance studio it must be reported to the Manager immediately in order to be rectified prior to any activity taking place. If something is found and not reported to the Manager prior to any activity taking place, the Manager will not be held responsible for any damage or injury caused by a failure to report anything of this nature.
Number of Toilets: 
8 female, 6 male
Disabled Toilets: 
Fire Exits?: 
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?: 
Is there a dance floor: 
Parking facilities
What parking facilities are available?: 
Westfield Belconnen, small car park next door, street parking and additional parking can be found at Conservation House.
Is it paid parking?: 
Is the space suitable for a performance, a rehearsal or a teaching venue?: 
Performance or rehersal
Does the venue have a certain style of décor: 
Modern dance studio
Fees and Charges
Hire rates: 
Visit for all hire rates.
Community discount rate: 
Non-profit discounts are available.
Insurance provided or expected: 
Hirers are required to obtain and show evidence of their public liability insurance in an amount reasonably requested by the Manager. The hirer’s insurance should include but is not limited to covering themselves and their students, members, volunteers, participants and anyone whom they engage for public liability, accident, and workers compensation. The insurance should be appropriate for the activity or service they are providing or facilitating. Individuals wishing to hire the dance space who are connected with a group or association holding the appropriate insurances may book the dance space under the auspice of said group or association with their permission. The booking should be requested via the organisation on behalf of the individual.
Disabilities Facilities and Access
Is there a ramp to the building?: 
Yes, fully accessible
Sound Insulation
Is the venue insulated from the outside noise?: 
Is the venue close to a main/noisy road?: 
Marketing and Ticketing
Does the venue provide its own advertising for performances?: 
What are the requirements for ticketing? Does the venue take a cut? Is there a compulsory company to sell tickets through?: 
No requirements
Recording Facilities
Are there recording facilities?: