07/20 Genge Street, Canberra City, 2601
6249 6542

Griffin Centre Hall

Griffin Centre is conveniently located at the heart of Canberra's CBD.
Opening Hours of Venue: 
Opening Hours of Office: 
Monday to Friday 9am-3pm. Keys must be picked up before 2.30pm
Technical Facilities
Sound system: 
No inbuilt sound system
Sound engineer: 
Fluorescent house lighting
No inbuilt stage
Does the venue have any sound restrictions: 
Standard noise restrictions apply.
If the venue is not on the ground floor, are there any ramps or lifts for loading heavy equipment: 
Fully accessible via lifts
Can event managers bring in their own sound and/or lights: 
Yes but prior written approval is required.
General Facilities
Total capacity: 
70 theatre style
Security provided: 
Door person provided: 
Kitchen options: 
Cold food may be served in rooms providing it is handled and served in a hygienic and safe manner. Food Beverages or Alcohol may not be offered for sale in any meeting room. No cooking or reheating of food is allowed in any meeting room
Bar options: 
Alcoholic beverages and their consumption in meeting rooms are not permitted unless prior approval has been sought and certificate of currency of Public Liability Insurance provided.
Air conditioning available: 
Yes fully climate controlled
Greenroom and dressing rooms?: 
Cleaning Policy: 
All chairs must be properly stacked and tables folded and unfolded with regard to the correct operating mechanism and stored neatly before vacating rooms. Hirers will be responsible for the cost of any damage or soilage to furniture, room facilities, floor surfaces, equipment or any other part of the building caused by them or guests. Tables are not to be used as trolleys or removed from rooms.
Disabled Toilets: 
Fire Exits?: 
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?: 
Is there a dance floor: 
No but room for dance floor
Parking facilities
What parking facilities are available?: 
Parking is available at the Canberra Centre
Is it paid parking?: 
Is the space suitable for a performance, a rehearsal or a teaching venue?: 
Non-amplified performances, rehearsals
Does the venue have a typical market segment: 
Does the venue have a certain style of d├ęcor: 
High end functions hall
If the venue is a more specific style of establishment, what is it: 
Community Centre
Fees and Charges
Hire rates: 
Per Day: $444.00 Per Session: $222.00 (Session Times 8.00 am - 12.00 noon 1.00 pm - 5.00 p.m. 6.00 pm - 10.00 pm)
No ticketing service
Insurance provided or expected: 
All hirers must have public liability insurance to cover activities engaged in during the period of room hire. If volunteers are engaged then appropriate volunteer insurance will also be required. Copies of certificate of currency of policies must be lodged when booking rooms.
Cancellation policy: 
Refunds less 10% for cancellations are only payable if notice is received in writing five working days prior to date of booking. A bond may be required as security on room bookings for risk operations.
Disabilities Facilities and Access
Is there a ramp to the building?: 
Lifts are available
Does the building have multiple floors? Are there internal ramps?elevators available?: 
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 ticketing requirements
Recording Facilities
Are there recording facilities?: