Welcome to the new Lake Hawea Community Centre. The centre has been an extremely successful venue for Fashion shows, Speaker nights, weddings, community events, parties.

  • Exceptional value
  • The Lake Hawea Community Centre can accommodate up to 400 people
  • Hire of the venue includes basically everything you need, including a data projector with a short throw screen, a sound system and options of fixed, cordless or lapel microphones.
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Community Centre Layout

On entering the centre, there is a large foyer for welcoming guests which leads into the main hall and the function room. These rooms can be hired separately or combined to form one large entertaining area. Lake Hawea Community Centre Floor Plan

Main hall

  • 300 square metres
  • 300 people maximum capacity
  • Will accommodate 250 people seated at tables
  • Modern commercial kitchen with a walk-in cool room and catering truck access to the kitchen doors.
  • Separate bar facilities with easy access to cool room.
  • The main hall leads onto a covered deck which has extensive views of the park and mountains.

Function Room

  • 100 square metres
  • 100 people maximum capacity
  • Will accommodate 60-70 people seated at tables.
  • Has its own separate kitchen and separate bar area.
  • The covered deck leading off this area overlooks the bowling green and mountains.

Hire rates include:

  • 40 modern trestle tables
  • 250 chairs
  • 200+ knives, forks, dessert spoons, soup spoons, teaspoons, serving spoons, salt & pepper
  • 200+ large dinner plates, side plates, dessert bowls, coffee cups.
  • Wine glasses, water glasses and carafes. (champagne flutes will need to be hired)
  • All the glassware, crockery and cutlery can be used in either room.

The centre also has its own data projector with a short throw screen, a sound system and options of fixed, cordless or lapel microphones.

Car parking

The community centre has it’s own car park on Myra street with 45 carparks, including bus parking and disabled parks.   Please call or fill out our enquiry form if you would like to make a booking. We are happy to answer any questions you may have regarding the community centre so do not hesitate to drop us a line. headerimage1

Hire Rates

Schedule of charges (all inclusive of GST) These are the general rates for the Lake Hawea Community Centre. For weddings please refer to the wedding page on this website.

Charitable: a local incorporated society, charitable organisation, school group or not-for-profit sports, art or cultural group hiring the facility for a charitable purpose. Proof of charitable status may be required.

Standard: a private hire where no tickets are sold and no other trading is undertaken.

Commercial: any hire that is deemed neither a standard nor charitable event.

Whole Venue Charitable Standard Commercial
 Hourly
½ day / 6 hour
Full day/ 12 hour
45
230
400
90
450
720
180
800
1400
Main Hall Charitable Standard Commercial
 Hourly
½ day / 6 hour
Full day/ 12 hour
40
200
320
90
300
600
150
700
1000
Small Function Room Charitable Standard Commercial
 Hourly
½ day / 6 hour
Full day/ 12 hour
20
80
150
35
200
320
60
320
450
 Kitchen Only Charitable Standard Commercial
 Hourly rate 20 60 90
 Funeral
 Whole funeral
After function
250
150
 Cleaning
 Bond
Hourly Rate
400
40