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There is no better event facility in Melbourne's north. Located just 8km north of the CBD and readily accessible to Melbourne International Airport via the ring road and freeways (toll free), Darebin Arts Centre is a convenient location for conference delegates from all suburbs of Melbourne and Victoria.

General Facilities
 5 function rooms seating up to 350 in a theatre style setting.
 A glass foyer and courtyard overlooking the extensive Ray Bramham gardens.
 1000sq metres of flat exhibition space over 3 areas.
 Theatre - a tiered theatre with seating for 385; complete backstage fly system; large dressing rooms and orchestra pit.

Foyer area looking out into the rear courtyard
Technical Facilities
 Extensive audio visual services
 PA system

Venue Highlights
 A modern, purpose-built conference/exhibition centre.
 Professional & friendly technical support staff.
 Free parking (onsite car park & off street parking)
 Close & convenient access to various modes of Public Transport.
 Accessible for people with a disability & hearing augmentation facilities.

Room   Sq. M   Ht. M   Theatre   Cocktail   Banquet   Cabaret    
Grevillea   425   6   400   500   300   200    
Jacaranda   200   6   180   200   120   100    
Foyer   450   5   -   500   -   -    
Acacia   162   6   160   200   120   80    
Studio   112   5   70   80   60   40    
Waratah   48   5   35   -   20   -    
Theatre   -   -   385   -   -   -    

  Centre Floor Plan

 Professional technical support
 Staff on hand to assist with set up and throughout any event
 Full technical specifications
 Theatre Details

A tiered auditorium seating 385, fully equipped with sound, lighting and stage facilities.

The Centre provides:
Theatre seating and projection areaLighting effects on the Theatre stageTheatre stage and seating central view

The Grevillea and the Jacaranda Room
A circular multi-purpose room utilised as either two separate conference spaces or as one large room accommodating up to 400 theatre style. Also suitable for seated dinners up to 300.
Centre view of the Grevillea RoomView of the stage in the Grevillea RoomRight side view of the Grevillea Room

The Acacia, Studio & Waratah Rooms
These rooms are suitable for functions accommodating from 30-160 guests. The Acacia and Studio rooms offer views of the Ray Bramham gardens.
The Acacia Room
The Acacia Room overlooks the stunning Ray Bramham Gardens
The Studio Room
The Studio looking out onto the rear courtyard
The Waratah Room
The Waratah Room

The foyer has been designed to provide extensive high quality space for exhibitions, trade shows and promotional events. With over 1000 square metres of flat floor space and the best in back-up facilities, equipment and personal service, Darebin Arts & Entertainment Centre can service your company or organisation's needs at one of the most convenient locations in inner suburban Melbourne.
For all enquiries please fill out a Venue Booking Application Form and submit to dacevents@darebin.vic.gov.au

Phone: (03) 8470 8270.
City of Darebin   
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