Lounge Room: Multi-functional meeting space with Free Parking

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130 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand
Min booking: 1 hourUp to 60 people
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Community of St Luke

SpacetoCo Host since September 2019

Our intention is to offer our local and wider community opportunities to belong and for meaningful participation.

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About this space

The Community of Saint Luke is the perfect location for your next event. Situated minutes from Remuera and Newmarket with free parking, hosting your event here could not be more convenient. We're a lively community consisting of many different groups and individuals who gather for a great variety of reasons. We seek to be a nurturing community and we recognise and value the diversity of the many people who are part of our Community and use our premises. We aim to meet the needs of all who would like to share and enjoy our community buildings, church and other resources.

The Lounge Room is suitable for 50-60 people for many different activities:
meetings, screenings, training, Meet-Ups, community & interest groups, rehearsals, workshops, family counselling services, after school activity groups and video conferencing.
This room has an integrated projector and speaker system, making it ideal for an event where presentations are required.
A private and warm space, with high ceilings and natural light from the afternoon sun on two sides. A cozy heater makes this toasty in the winter months.

Vital Statistics:
Pax: 50 is comfortable with furniture, 60 is great for standing.
Room is approx 8.2m x 6.2m

Equipment & Technology:
Ceiling mounted data projector and drop down screen
HDMI & VGA cables available
Freestanding whiteboard, tables, chairs, plugs
Ethernet connection that supports teleconferencing
Free WiFi
Plenty of wall space for post its
This room can accommodate 8 x 1.8m by 75cm tables that can seat 6- 8 people.
Heater
It’s fine to use blu-tack and post its on the walls - but no sellotape please.
Photocopying is available at a cost of 10c per B&W side of A4. Colour also available.

You are welcome to set up your room in whatever style you need. The room can accommodate U shape, boardroom, classroom, theatre or cabaret style.
Let us know what equipment you need when you book.
This space can be opened up into a larger room with the adjacent Activities Room. To book this larger space use this URL:
https://www.spacetoco.com/view/-Lq3Ihpmo0gALsgKz424

Next to the room, we have a warm and welcoming communal lounge for your guests to wait before your session.
During weekdays the centre is open from 730am to 10pm, with staff usually available from 730am until mid afternoon, to help, greet your guests and answer questions. Earlier starts or late finishes outside of working hours can be accomodated.
The community centre is open until the last booking has finished. How to access the centre will be communicated before your event starts. .

Catering & Alcohol
We don't provide catering but we're happy for you to organise this. We recommend Jess Underground Kitchen who are located 3 mins walk away and have healthy and delicious options. Check out their catering options here: Link.
We have a shared kitchen space in the communal lounge where you can store and plate up food. There is a microwave, steriliser, oven, gas hob, hot water urn and a family sized fridge freezer.
Teapots, Coffee Plungers, Milk Jugs, crockery and cutlery, glassware, water jugs and some platters are all included in the cost of hire - but please bring your own food & drink supplies.
If you use the communal equipment, you must be prepared to clean it up after usage.

Alcohol: The sale of alcohol is not permitted on these premises, but you can bring your own to share with your guests. Wine glasses are available as part of the hire.

Regular bookings:
We'd love to host your group regularly. You can book multiple sessions and pay upfront, or message us if you would like to book ahead and pay monthly. We can help find a regular slot that works for you.

Accessibility:
We have a designated disabled car park space and can reserve more if you tell us in advance. This room is easily accessible for wheelchairs, all on one level with an automatic door opening. We have a disabled toilet.
We're open for viewings in normal business hours - although our rooms are busy, so best to message us to check for a suitable time
Please note our car park is one way.

Location:
We're located on Remuera Road, a 10 minute walk from Newmarket and Remuera town centres.
We have 38 free car parking spaces.
If these are taken there is free parking on Bassett Road & Arnie Road. Please note: Remuera road has a clearway both sides, 4-7pm.
It’s 10 minutes walk to Newmarket train station.
From Newmarket you can easily connect with the inner & outer city Link buses.
There are bus stops going East and West to and from the city directly outside the centre.
An Uber would cost $15 from Britomart.
It's a 30 minute drive in good traffic to the airport.
We have a bike stand at the front door

What's nearby?
Many shops, restaurants and cafes in Newmarket Town Centre and the brand new Westfield Mall. Newmarket broadway has many boutique shops
We’re 3 mins from State Highway 1. For South we’re 3 minutes from St Marks, and for North it’s 5 mins to market street entrance.
Some of Auckland's top 50 cafes are within a 10 minute radius are Jess Underground Kitchen, Billi and Cali Eatery
Our staff favourites for dinner are Remuera Thai Village and Saffran in Newmarket. The Lumsden has a selection of local craft beers so your post event drinks are sorted!
We're a 10 - 15 minute drive from Auckland Museum and War Memorial, the Domain, the Parnell Rose Garden, Mt Eden and the world famous Eden Park.
We’re near many great accommodation options, and we’re a 10 minute drive from many reasonably priced motels and hotels on Great South Road and Newmarket.

Amenities

Tables

Screen

WiFi

Chairs

Family Friendly

Outdoor area

Free parking

Coffee / Tea

Toilets

Audio Speakers

Public transport close by

Heater

Available staff

Projector

Whiteboard / markers / eraser

Wheelchair Friendly

Friendly staff

Book library

Tranquil courtyard

Newspapers

Waiting area

Visit the church

Suitable for

Meeting.

Boardroom

Workshop

Training

Networking

Function

Event

Yoga

Meetup

Classroom

Birthday

Lecture

Exhibit

Community

Photo Shoot

Opening hours

All times are in the space's local timezone which is +13:00 NZDT

Monday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Tuesday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Wednesday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Thursday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Friday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Saturday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Sunday

6:00am - 10:00pm

Rules

People are expected to set up and pack down the room yourself. Leave it as you found it.
You need to pay for the time it takes to run your event, and set up and pack down. Please allow for this in your booking.

Please bring your own stationery include whiteboard markers and flipchart pens

If you use the kitchen equipment, this needs to be cleaned up after each break or meal as a courtesy to other centre users who are also using it throughout the day.

The staff appreciate a chocolate muffin. Colin likes a long black with1 sugar and Pamela likes a decaf flat white.

Guide dogs welcome
No smoking in the centre or on the grounds.

We encourage plastic free.

Defibrillator on site.

Evacuation plan - the assembly point is by the wooden fence in the main carpark. The centre has a number of exits.
If you’re in the courtyard and the lounge room you exist via the back gate.
The counselling rooms have their own fire exit.

The group leader must register at reception and provide a mobile that’s kept on during their session in case we need to contact you in an emergency.

Reviews (1)

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Laura Bond

I would book againI would book again
2nd February 2020

Wonderful space! Thanks St Luke

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Cancellation policy

Cancel for free up to 2 days before the start of your booking

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