Mount Barker Town Hall - Heritage listed, elegant & accommodating

DC of Mount Barker SA, Australia
Mount Barker District Council

Hosted by Mount Barker District Council

SpacetoCo Host since December 2017 · 1k bookings

Mount Barker District Council, situated in the Mount Lofty Ranges and only 30 minutes away from the capital of South Australia, Adelaide. Mount Barker District Council is one of the fastest growing councils in Australia offering outstanding lifestyle and business opportunities within a diverse and progressive community. (please ensure you allow 48 hours notice for any booking as messages and bookings are only monitored during normal business hours)

This space contains 2 different areas that can be booked independently.

Mount Barker Town Hall - Heritage listed, elegant & accommodating

The below areas are bookable for this space.

About this space

$25 per hour hire for hall

$10 per hour hire for the Den

$35 flat fee for kitchen hire (Town Hall only)

$750 bond (not payable for regular hirers)

$1500 bond for high risk events (refer to hire booklet for more information)

You will find all of the details that you require for hiring this facility in the descriptions below and by reading the Space's Terms and Conditions (Information for Hirers booklet) at the end of this page. The Information for Hirers booklet can also be found on Council's website>Community>Community Directory>Community Spaces for Hire (see link):

Please print this booklet out for your hire. Availability can be confirmed on the right hand side of the page.

COVID Restrictions

COVID-19 is a fast-changing situation and the South Australian Government put in place various Directions depending on the situation here and neighbouring states. Please make sure you are aware of the latest Directions and restrictions that may be in place at the time of booking and hiring the facility. Restrictions can also affect capacity numbers, either that of the building or the number of people at an activity. For the latest information please visit:

About the space

Located in the main street of Mount Barker, Council's Town Hall offers the following:
• Capacity for 140 people - accommodates 118 seated patrons, with additional staging capacity if necessary
• Main hall with beautiful wooden floors
• Foyer area separate to main hall
• Stage
• Piano
• Air conditioned / heating
• Kitchen - 2 fridges, 2 ovens, 1 microwave, hot water boiler, crockery and cutlery
• Men's, women's & disabled toilets
• AV System (with drop down screen from stage)
• Free Wi-Fi

There is equipment available free for use which includes:
• AV system (projector, playing from a laptop, DVD's (Blu-Ray), iPod & microphone
• 12 round tables
• 9 long trestle tables
• 10 rectangle tables on castors
• 3 whiteboards on castors
• 120 plastic chairs & 29 black cushioned chairs
• 6 art display frames on castors
• 5 dark grey wall dividers
• 2 tier wooden tea trolley
• Crockery & cutlery
• First aid kit
• Vacuum cleaner, mop & bucket

  • Defibrillator

Located to the rear of the Town Hall, the Den offers the following:
• Capacity for 40 people - seated capacity for 10 people

There is equipment available free for use which includes:
• WiFi
• 1 large timber table
• 10 chairs

Booking schedule

1 AM
2 AM
3 AM
4 AM
5 AM
6 AM
7 AM
8 AM
9 AM
10 AM
11 AM
12 PM
1 PM
2 PM
3 PM
4 PM
5 PM
6 PM
7 PM
8 PM
9 PM
10 PM
11 PM


Tables Screen WiFi Chairs/Sofas Family Friendly Free Parking Toilets Public Transport Accessible Kitchenette Air Conditioning TV Heater Sound System Projector Whiteboard Wheelchair Friendly Computer Playground/ Playspace Stage

Suitable for

Creative Workshop Dance Drama Exhibition Film Performance Photoshoot Recording Rehearsal Visual Art Birthday (16th) Birthday (18th) Birthday (21st) Birthday (30th) Birthday (Kids) Birthday General Celebration Baby Shower Playgroup School Holiday Program Community Group Fundraiser Gathering Meet Up Public Event Conference Meeting Training Workshop Meditation Support Group Yoga Family Event Wake Religious Celebration Religious Ceremony Religious Service Market Pop up Store Gymnastics Martial Arts Engagement Wedding Ceremony Wedding Reception


DC of Mount Barker SA, Australia

Opening times


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


6:00am - Midnight


  • Smoking is not permitted in any Council Venue;

  • Smoke machines are not permitted in any Council Venue;

  • All breakages must be reported to Council. An audit of all equipment, including crockery & cutlery will be made after your hire;

  • No alcohol is to be sold on the Premises, unless a copy of any applicable Liquor Licence is provided to Council before any such event, and consent has been granted;

  • Please note that if Council deems the activity proposed to require security, all costs associated will be at the expense of the hirer;

  • The Town Hall & Den must be returned to its original condition by; washing toilets, washing dishes dry/put away, vacuum and mop all floors and all rubbish removed from the premises, therefore please ensure you book enough pre-event and post-event to facilitate this;

  • Furniture and equipment must be returned to where you found them;

  • As the Town Hall includes retail tenancies, the front door entering the Town Hall must always be locked for security reasons;

  • The fire exit side door of the Main Hall must remain shut at all times;

  • Parking is at the rear of the Town Hall near the Public Toilets on Stephen Street.


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Additional details

Parking and Public Transport Information

Parking is available behind the Town Hall. Get off at Bus Stop 64 on Hutchinson Street, Mount Barker. Bus timetables are available at the Mount Barker Town Hall and Council Civic Centre or see Adelaide Metro's website: with links to all Mount Barker bus routes.

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