This is a small hall with a wooden floor. It is suitable for public meetings, dance or exercise classes, children’s birthday parties, weddings and other social functions. It is situated in a very pleasant setting, a heritage park.

Abberley Park HallAddress

15 Abberley Crescent, St Albans, Christchurch (external link)

Bookings

For hiring requests and information, contact us on (03) 941 8999.

 

Cost
  • $10.50 per hour community group
  • $17.50 per hour self employed tutor
  • $29 per hour private social functions
  • $58.50 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events
  • $29 per hour community events and fundraisers
  • $30 security charge for social functions
  • $50 deposit (non refundable) required for social bookings with a value of $150 or more
  • $400 bond required for social bookings.
Capacity
  • 60 - standing
  • 40 - seated.
Conditions of hire

You must be over the age of 18 to legally hire a Council facility. Conditions of hire are below:

Conditions of use agreement Hiring a Council Facility [PDF, 915 KB]

No overnight stays are permitted.

Health and safety

As part of the rental agreement, the hirer accepts legal responsibilities to meet evacuation plans, health and safety responsibilities and to act as the facility warden.

All users are required to complete a 'pre-use' form before using Abberley Park Hall. This must then be signed, dated and left in the plastic drop box in the foyer of the centre. The box is cleared once a week.

Hours of hire

Abberley Park Hall is available for hire Monday to Sunday, 8am to midnight (hours outside this may be negotiable).

Alcohol

The consumption of alcohol is permitted in this facility. A special licence is required if selling alcohol. Find out more in the licensing information section.

Equipment available

Main room

  • 2 power points
  • 1 heat pump
  • 50 single chairs
  • 5 large folding tables
  • 10 children's chairs
  • 3 round children's tables.

Kitchen

  • Zip water heater
  • Standard oven
  • Wash up sink and bench top
  • Some crockery is available
  • Users are required to supply their own crockery, tea towels, wash up cloths, rubbish bags and cleaning liquids. Cleaning equipment (vacuum cleaner, broom, mop & bucket) are available.
Catering

No organised catering offered.

Wheelchair access

This centre has wheelchair access via a ramp at the rear of the building.

Parking

No off-street parking.
On-street parking is available on Abberley Crescent.