Eliza Hall

5 (1)
· 128 Prospect Road, Prospect SA, Australia ·
Min. 1 hour
City of Prospect

Hosted by City of Prospect

SpacetoCo Host since December 2018 · 2.5k bookings

City of Prospect is an inner urban local government area in Adelaide, South Australia.

About this Space


COVID-19 Response: As restrictions change in South Australia, our COVID-Safe Plan for the space will adapt and as a user of the space, you will need to abide by our plan regarding social distancing, sitting while drinking, restricted capacity, no shared catering, etc. You may also be required to engage security guard/s for the duration of the event to enforce social distancing depending on the nature and size of the event. We are acting in line with State Government sentiment and rulings, and therefore currently our facility is generally not suitable for larger gatherings and celebrations, however is suitable for smaller community meetings, business activities and seated meetings. Additionally please note you may need to submit your own COVID-Safe Plan for your designated activity and/or event. For more details please visit www.covid-19.sa.gov.au/recovery

Welcome to the recently refurbished Eliza Hall. Built in 1896, the Eliza Hall is set up as a live music venue with bar facilities and stage while also being a great open space for dance, yoga, meetings and social gatherings. The space has a capacity of 200 standing and cabaret seating capacity of 120. Eliza Hall is located within Payinthi, City of Prospect's stunning new Civic Centre at 128 Prospect Road, 5 minutes drive from Adelaide city centre. It has new air conditioning and heating. There is direct access to the vibrant Prospect Road.

It is one of the largest hire venues in our community and has the benefit of being within a brand new state-of-the-art facility, with excellent amenities and a modern renovation in 2019. Complete with bar, sound and lighting system and disability access, it is an ideal venue for a range of community activities. There is also a small kitchenette available for shared use.

Please be aware of South Australia's ban on single-use plastic with drinking straws, stirrers and cutlery. Council has also adopted a 100% compostable (not biodegradable) approach to all crockery/cutlery and drinkware used in all our halls and parks along with a no balloon policy in our efforts to reduce landfill.

Looking for a special event or function? We can discuss customising your event or function to work within our regular opening hours in various spaces, or outside of hours depending on your individual needs. To discuss this directly with us to see which space may work best for your event or function, please message us!

Extra Items and Charges

This space has extra items and charges that can be added to your booking. Some may be required depending on your booking time and this will be shown at the checkout.

Opening Times


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


We have a range of community groups, businesses and individuals that use our spaces, and do so in different ways. So to ensure our venues and hire spaces are welcoming, tidy and well cared for, we do have some basic rules to help us all. Additionally we have detailed Terms & Conditions (link below) and these apply to all bookings. Please ensure you take time to read our rules and likewise understand the 'nitty gritty' of our Terms & Conditions.

Here are some house keeping rules to cover the basics :

  • Wipe tables down so they are clean for the next user and put chairs back on trolleys. These items then need to be stored in the furniture store room

  • Ensure you sweep before you depart

  • Leave the space clean and tidy, with rubbish in the three bin system provided

  • Report any issues to us at any time during your hire

  • Remember our spaces are shared, so we require everyone to look after the areas, and leave them suitable for the next hirer

  • All of our spaces are non-smoking

  • For larger events and functions, a cleaning fee and bond may be applied. This will be confirmed with you prior to booking finalisation by our Venue Booking Officer.

  • Ensure you have read the Terms & Conditions

  • Please be aware of South Australia's ban on single-use plastic with drinking straws, stirrers and cutlery. Council has also adopted a 100% compostable (not biodegradable) approach to all crockery/cutlery and drinkware used in all our halls and parks along with a no balloon position in our efforts to reduce landfill.

Additional details

Host's Cancellation Policy
100% refund on cancellations up until 14 days before your booking. After that, no refunds on cancellation.
Parking and Public Transport Information

Eliza Hall is located on the ground floor of the Payinthi building.

Parking is available at the rear of Payinthi and along side streets nearby, with disabled parking in the rear parking area (between Olive Street and Vine Street).

Adelaide Metro is Adelaide's public transport provider, and the G10 bus gets you down Prospect Road. Payinthi sits between bus stops 11 and 12 on Prospect Road, and full timetable information is available on Adelaide Metro's website www.adelaidemetro.com.au

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