Ballarat’s Civic Hall has re-emerged as one of the City’s most popular and adaptable event spaces.

Following a major renovation in 2019, the Ballarat Civic Hall hosts an annual season of diverse, entertaining and world-class events and performances for local, regional, national and international organisations.

The venue is an inviting space for audiences, performers, stall holders and conference delegates, offering one of the largest flat floor auditoriums in regional Victoria. The design allows flexibility and the capacity to host multiple events each day, including small meetings to full theatrical performances and Gala events.

Table Seating- Auditorium Floor: Up to 300 people. For alternate table configurations, please enquire with venue management.

Theatre Style – Auditorium and Balcony: Up to 1,050 people

Cocktail Style – Auditorium and Balcony: Up to 1,350 people


Services we offer to assist your event:



On-site tech support

Catering – we can put you in touch with local catering companies. At present there is no dedicated bar or kitchen (outside caterers need to be used and liquor licences sought).

The Ballarat Civic Hall is conveniently located close to the Art Gallery of Ballarat and Her Majesty’s, the Ballarat train station and a 300-space carpark just 400 metres away on Creswick Road.

The Ballarat Civic Hall is managed by the City of Ballarat.


For more information please contact Jessika Hall on 03 5364 2360 or jessikahall@ballarat.vic.gov.au


Public transport and parking

The Ballarat Civic Hall is within walking distance of the Ballarat train station and a 300-space car park is just 400 metres away on Creswick Road.


For all hiring enquiries, please contact:

Phone: 03 5333 5888

Email: hermaj@hermaj.com

Or use our Plan Your Event Form

Are you interested in hiring the Ballarat Civic Hall?

Contact us by filling in the form below with details of your proposed event – name, proposed dates and a brief description – and we will get back to you.