Reading Room - Library at St Andrew's College

  7 reviews  – 
Carillon Avenue, 19, Sydney, 2042
Macdonaldtown Station (700 m)
Yulia A.

Yulia A.

About this space

St Andrew's College is a residential college located within the University of Sydney. It is located five kilometres from Sydney CBD and within walking distance of Newtown, renowned for its award-winning coffees, historic pubs and boutique shops.

As its name suggests, original literature lines the walls of the Reading Room, and a fireplace and portraiture add to its traditional ambiance. Its sunny position and decor make it a comfortable space for a variety of functions such as buffet meals, formal dining and conference lectures.

Based on the current safe-distancing regulations, the Reading Room can accommodate to 36 attendees (2 square metre rule).

We are expert hosts for conferences, corporate meetings, workshops, social events and special gatherings for 10 to several hundred guests. Our award-winning chefs and highly-experienced events team will provide you with a personalised event experience, whether you choose the grand Dining Hall or the intimate Reading Room.

Our boutique conference and meeting rooms are ideal spaces for meetings, brain-storming sessions and workshops. Flip charts, projectors, post-it notes and other essential materials are available for your convenience.

Premium Catering: we take pride in providing a premium catering experience by our expert chefs. Menus can be customised to suit any occasion from gourmet morning tea to a three-course fine dining experience.

Parking: a private parking lot is available for 20 - 80 cars (depending on time of year). Casual parking is available at a rate of $25 per car/day, special rates for group bookings.


Prices

Sunday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $700 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $700 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Monday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Tuesday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Wednesday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Thursday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Friday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.
Saturday
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $700 hire fee
Per day
9:00 am – 9:00 pm
from $700 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 12:00 am. All prices include GST.

Capacity

Standing
up to 36
Dining
up to 36
Theatre
up to 36
Boardroom
up to 36
Cabaret
up to 36
U-Shaped
up to 36
Classroom
up to 36

Cancellation policy

Custom

Cancellations 30 days in advance from event start time will receive a 75% refund.

Cancellations 30 days to 7 days in advance will receive a 50% refund.

Cancellations for events starting within 7 days are non-refundable.


Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Projector
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Air conditioning
Natural light
Storage space
Accommodation available
Paid parking is available on-site (20 spaces)
Flatscreen TV
Conference call facilities

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
PA system / music speakers available

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Rules of the space

Loss & Damage
- The client is responsible for taking reasonable precautions to protect the venue, equipment or other property of SAC.
- The cost of accidental or negligent damage caused through their own action, action of guests, contractors or sub-contractors before, during or after the event is chargeable to the client.
- SAC staff will take all necessary care, but will not take responsibility for damage or loss of client items before, during or after an event and the client accepts responsibility at all times.
Safety & Fire Regulations
- All events are subject to compliance with all current Health & Safety and Fire Regulations.
- Should the Fire Brigade or other emergency service be called to respond to an alarm in the hired room which has been activated by the client, the client will be liable for any charges incurred by such an incident.


St Andrew's is a residential college within the University of Sydney. It is located five kilometres from Sydney CBD and within walking distance of Newtown, renowned for its award-winning coffees, historic pubs and boutique shops.

St Andrew’s College is set within four hectares of picturesque grounds and is proudly coloured with our Scottish heritage.

Rooms can be customised to suit any occasion, if you have a particular style or theme in mind our Conferences and Events team can arrange it for you.

We are expert hosts for conferences, corporate meetings, workshops, social events and special gatherings for 10 to several hundred guests. Our award-winning chefs and highly-experienced events team will provide you with a personalised event experience, whether you choose the grand Dining Hall or the intimate Reading Room.

We take pride in providing a premium catering experience by our expert chefs. Menus can be customised to suit any occasion from gourmet morning tea to a three-course fine dining experience.


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