Type of space: Music Performance Venue, Performance venue, Community Hall

    Experience the grandeur and the history of the magnificent Hobart Town Hall, the scene of many special occasions and events since 1866, including balls, wedding receptions, public meetings, floral festivals and concerts.   

    The Town Hall Ball Room seats up to 300 people and remains a popular and, unsurprisingly, conveniently central location for meetings, forums, presentations, fairs, performances, conventions and formal dinners for up to 130 people.

    Facilities include a basic public address system, kitchen facilities, level access, multiple seating arrangements, a Steinway grand piano and a magnificent, imposing piped organ that commands the room.

    Virtual tour

    Booking enquiries: call 03 6238 2765 

    For Bookings: Online Booking Application

    Fees and charges: view City of Hobart fees and charges. These are reviewed and approved by Council each financial year.

    Special Requirements

    Service of liquor licence included in hire

    Lease Conditions

    Standing – 300, Seated – 300

    Multiple seating arrangements - up to 150 seated at tables

    Some trestles available.

    Stage 9,800 x 3,400 mm

    Parking Notes

    Some on-site parking avialable which requires pre-booking.

    Metered street parking and public car parks nearby.

    This space is suitable for DanceExhibitionsFashionFilmFilm LocationInstallationMeetingsMusic / SoundOpenings/launchesPerformancePhotoshootsPublic art installationSingingSpoken WordWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 250.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 300
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Disabled parking

    • Drop-off point

    • Entrance lift

    • Entrance ramps

    • Flexible layout

    • Hearing loops

    • Public transport

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible

    • Wide hallways / entrance