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Community Facilities

Venue Hire

*Please note that our venue hire is still closed at this time*

If you are looking for a great venue in Canberra to host a meeting, conference, workshop, wedding or event – Community Services #1 can cater to your needs.

We have excellent rooms for hire in both Griffith and Narrabundah (ACT) and are also able to provide access on a hire basis to equipment such as overhead projector, screens, whiteboards, PA System. All our venues are ideal for meetings, workshops or group activities.

As we are a not for profit organisation we are able to provide access to our rooms and equipment at an excellent price – please contact us to enquire about availability and price (contact and form link details are at the bottom of the page)

Narrabundah venue

Our Narrabundah venue features a large hall with timber floor plus a carpeted and heated, multi-purpose room suited to meetings or training. A perfect location for children’s and fitness activities or meetings, the venue is in the former Narrabundah Primary School at 63 Boolimba Cres Narrabundah.

Features include:

  • Hall + small meeting room
  • Air conditioning + heating
  • Small stage
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Whiteboard, overhead projector and projector screen
  • Tables and chairs
  • Convenient location
  • Ample off-street parking (free of charge)
  • Close-by cafes and eateries for catering
  • Urn and crockery for tea/coffee


Hall = 8m x 11m (Capacity: Theatre style: 66 + Tables: 40)

Meeting room = 7.3m x 6.5m (comfortable seating capacity for 20-30 people)

Please note: Community Services #1 has been informed that construction will take place at the Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health Service next door our Community Services #1 building in Narrabundah.

Construction started on Tuesday 15 October 2019 and will continue for around 12 months. Although noise will be kept to a minimum, unfortunately with construction, noise will be unavoidable. If you feel that this would impact your hire, please speak to us if you wish to change\cancel your booking.

Details of impact:

  • Temporary fencing has been erected around the car park area. The fence will be mostly in the Winnunga side.
  • Temporary fencing will be erected from the Winnunga centre to the Northwing area of CS#1.
  • Picket fencing has been erected around the dirt car park near our building.
  • Construction time starts from 6am to 6pm Monday to Friday and 6am to 2pm on Saturdays.

We are sorry if there is an impact on your hire.

Narrabundah location:


Griffith venue

We also manage the Griffith Neighbourhood Centre located in Stuart Street Griffith (next to the Griffith shops). This gorgeous building has a large hall and meeting room with kitchen facilities plus doors which open up to a leafy courtyard.

Features include:

  • Large hall + small meeting room
  • Air conditioning + heating
  • AV system for music/presentations
  • Disability access and facilities
  • Well equipped kitchen facilities
  • Whiteboard, overhead projector, projection screen, video and large monitor
  • Tables and chairs
  • Well-lit with high ceilings
  • Convenient location
  • Close-by cafes and eateries for catering
  • Urn and crockery for tea/coffee


Hall = 8.4m x 14.1m (and 3.9m ceiling height)

Meeting room = 7.5m x 5m (and 3.9m ceiling height) – comfortable seating capacity for 20-30 people


Terms and conditions

Click here to read our terms and conditions.


To enquire about hiring a venue please click here to fill in the form.

For more information on current rates and bookings please contact:

Community Services #1 Venue Hire Manager
63 Boolimba Crescent, Narrabundah.
Email: venuehire@communityservices1.org
Phone: 02 6126 4700

Please note that hirers are required to have public liability insurance