Church Grounds Marquee at Centennial Parklands

About this space

Located near the Randwick Gates at Centennial Park's southern end, the Church Grounds offer approximately 14,000m2 of level grass area for your event. The Church Grounds site backs onto the Randwick Pond with views of the Sydney skyline. It has a capacity of up to 2,000 guests and is ideal for daytime corporate or private functions.


Capacity

Standing
up to 2000
Dining
up to 2000

Prices

Sunday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Monday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Tuesday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Wednesday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Thursday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Friday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis
Saturday
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Per day
6:30 – 20:00
from $2900 hire fee
Note: All prices include GST.
Pricing details:

Day Hire <200 guests (Apr-Sep) $2,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Apr-Sep) $5,250 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Apr-Sep) $7,200 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Apr-Sep) $8,700 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Apr-Sep) $9,750 per day
Day Hire <200 guests (Oct-Mar) $3,900 per day
Day Hire <400 guests (Oct-Mar) $7,400 per day
Day Hire <600 guests (Oct-Mar) $10,400 per day
Day Hire <800 guests (Oct-Mar) $13,000 per day
Day Hire <1000 guests (Oct-Mar) $15,150 per day
Bump In and Bump Out Day: 50% of venue hire fee per day



The price includes:

Exclusive use of the venue for your booked time period, including bump-in and bump-out (minimum 3-day hire).
Signage reserving the area.
Vehicle access for bump-in and bump-out.

Please note you will need to build your own marquee and hire an experienced event organiser to coordinate all your suppliers (marquee construction, toilet, caterer, decorator etc.). You may use suppliers of your choice, alternatively we can provide you with a list of suppliers who operate in the Garden on a regular basis

Catering and drinks

No in-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue doesn’t provide alcohol
BYO alcohol allowed

Facilities

Natural light
Free parking is available on-site
Wi-Fi
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Air conditioning
Storage space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

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

Accessibility

Ground level
Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

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

Rules of the space

No vehicle may be left parked in Centennial Parklands after sunset and before sunrise except with the written permission of the Trust.

Dogs must be on a lead inside and on the Grand Drive circuit, and within 10 metres of Federation Pavilion. You may exercise your dog off-leash outside Grand Drive, but you must keep it under control at all times.

The lighting of fires or sparklers and discharging of fireworks is prohibited.

Parklands regulations do not permit the attachment of decorations, balloons, signage, banners or other items to trees, buildings, heritage features or other fixed structures.

Party streamers, confetti and rice are not permitted.

Stages and podiums are not permitted.


With more than 30 million visits per year, Centennial Parklands is one of the world's leading public parklands. In Sydney it is known as 'the lungs of the city'. Part of Greater Sydney Parklands, it has also some of the most historically and socially significant urban spaces in Australia.

Centennial Parklands encompasses Centennial Park, Moore Park (including the Entertainment Precinct) and Queens Park, in total around 360 hectares. The three main parks (excluding the Entertainment Precinct) are listed on the State Heritage Register of NSW, and various components within the Parklands are of national, state or local heritage significance.


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