Manning Clark Hall

Type of space: Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Performance venue, Rehearsal Space, Theatre, Multi-use Space

    Manning Clark Hall is a multi-use and multi-capacity space featuring retractable seating systems, staging, lighting and full production capabilities. The space will cater to concerts, banquets, presentations, lectures, exhibitions and fairs.

    Facilities & Services

    The Venue is equipped with the following facilities and services that are included in the Venue Hire Fee:

    • Front stage (interchangeable height)

    • Suspended lighting and sound production rig

    • Back stage green room and change room facility

    • Lobby bar in the building

    • Rear entry above steps in stadium seating mode as well as ground level entry at all times

    • Bathroom facilities (shown on floor plan)

    Audio Visual Features

    The Venue is equipped with the following audio visual features that are included in the Venue Hire Fee:

    • 12,000 lumens HD NEC Projector

    • 400” Projection screen

    • IR transmitter solution with expansion unit

    • Dual Tannoy loudspeakers with Labgruppen amplifier

    • Dedicated QSC Q-Sys 110f DSP plus I/O8 Flex

    • Event communications systems with master station and 4x headset/beltpacks

    • Show relay audio (microphone – Sennheiser MKH 8060)

    • 18 audio patching locations including sound mixing position for concerts

    • 4 motorised trusses including load sensing, emergency stop and control pendant

    • Selection of DMX path cables for use with lighting control systems

    • DMX gateway with 5XLR connectors (Pathport Octo PTW-6403)

    • DMX gateway with RJ-45 connectors (Pathport Octo Ptw-6407)

    • 144 channels of patching capacity via JANDS HUB0Patch 72

    • ETC STAGE CL lighting control console

    • Selection of 22 lighting fixtures (8 x Fresnel, 8 x PARNel, 6 x Profile Spot – all ETC range)

    • Set of black drapes in 500GSM wool drape, 50% fullness (8700 x 20140mm, 2000 x 18290 mm, 8700 x

      6450mm, 8700 x 3000mm)

    • Portable staging units – SICO 1800 series 60x80 (600mm – 800mm height adjustable)

    Catering/Event Staff

    Black & White Waiters are the exclusive caterers and provide flexible quality cuisine and service from high end to budget appropriate packages.

    Upon confirmation of event booking, Black & White will work with the client to curate a menu for the event.


    Parking Notes

    Access to the single level, underground car park is available at discounted rates for events packages. The car park includes 392 spaces, elevator access to the Cultural Centre and two

    This space is suitable for ExhibitionsInstallationMeetingsPerformanceProject SpaceWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 611.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 1000
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Public transport

    For performers
    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Suitable lighting

    • Visual monitors