New Farm Neighbourhood Centre

Type of space: Community Hall, Dance Studio, Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Rehearsal Space, Performance venue

    The New Farm Neighbourhood Centre is situated across the road from New Farm Park, close to the river and a short walk to shops and cafes.  The venue’s main hall is the Elizabeth McLean Community Room. This is a light, airy high-ceilinged multi purpose area, with a projection screen, kitchen, tables and seating for up to 50 people.

    The room is perfect for dance classes, meetings, gatherings and playgroups. The venue also boasts a shady, spacious outdoors area, with grassed barbecue area, children’s playground, reconciliation circle and sunshades. (Please note: the back garden area is a smoke free zone.)

    There is also a smaller room available – ideal for meetings of any kind, up to 10 or 12 people. This light air-conditioned space is private and pleasant. This is a fantastic venue in an unbeatable location, with so much versatility. All within the confines of one of Brisbane’s most iconic neighbourhood centres.

    Pricing Terms

    We have an online booking system where you can view all of our halls and make your bookings directly at

    Casual Hire $30.00 / hour For those people who hire our halls as a one off bookings, random bookings throughout the year or are a commercial business.

    Permanent Hire $20.00 / hour For those people who hire our halls 5 or more times consecutively.

    Community Hire $15.00 / hour For those community groups who are not an incorporated organisation or a not for profit but who meet a need in the Community, have a membership and charge only a minimum fee to cover their basic costs. Supporting documents must be submitted in advance of booking to receive this rate.

    Not for Profit Hire $10.00 / hour For those groups that have an ABN and a certificate from the Australian Charities and Not for Profits Commission (ACNC) website or a Certificate of Incorporation as an Association with the Queensland Government. Please note Communify reserves the right to request additional information. Supporting documents must be submitted in advance of booking to receive this rate.

    Core rate $5.00 / hour For those groups that meet Communify’s core values. Supporting documents must be submitted in advance of booking to receive this rate.

    Corporate and Private Event / Function, and Exhibition Rate $50.00 For all corporate and private functions, and exhibitions. Community rates available on application.

    Payment Terms Invoices are issued monthly in arrears and all payment is due within 7 days.

    GST All hire rates include GST.

    Swipe Cards Some venues incur a $25.00 one off swipe card administration fee. There is a $10.00 refund when swipe card is returned in working order (for casual users only).

    Lease Conditions

    As a hirer you must have public liability insurance for at least $10,000,000

    Parking Notes

    Street parking available

    This space is suitable for Arts and CraftCeramicsDanceDrawingExhibitionsGraphic DesignMeetingsMusic / SoundPaintingPerformancePhotographyPrintmakingSingingWorkshopsWriting


    • Floor Dimensions 50.00 meters sq.
    • Max. Capacity 75
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Bold signage

    • Drop-off point

    • Entrance ramps

    • Public transport

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Wheelchair accessible