Wollongong Art Gallery can provide a number of spaces for use by groups for functions and meetings. The unique atmosphere of the Gallery makes it an ideal venue for a wide range of occasions.

Functions at the Gallery.pdf 

Venue Hire Charges

BlueScope Gallery 

Housed in the former Wollongong City Council Chambers, BlueScope Gallery is a large space with soaring ceilings and exquisite parquetry floors.​

Seating Capacity: 160 theatre style; 100 seated for dinner; 300 cocktail functions 

Cost: ​​$289.00 per hour (after 5pm weekdays and weekends) minimum 2 hours use 
          $374.00 for a half day hire (3 hours) from 10am-4.30pm Tuesdays – Fridays only 
          ​$780.00 for a full day hire (6.5hours) 10am-4.30pm Tuesdays – Fridays only

Note: setup and pack up times need to be included in any function and event. Penalties will be charged if function exceeds time agreed to.

Wedding Ceremonies
Weddings Ceremonies at the Gallery.pdf

A wedding ceremony with a difference surrounded by a range of artworks from the Gallery’s exhibition program, as well as period furniture forming the perfect backdrop for the celebration and photographs.  The non-refundable fee includes the cost of setup and pack up of gallery chairs (chair covers are not provided) signing table, use of the Gallery’s P/A system and iPod dock.

Seating Capacity: 160 Chairs
Cost: $428 (non-refundable) Fridays between 2.30 – 4.30pm & Weekends between
          12.30 - 3.30pm) outside these hours will incur additional fees.

The Foyer

This space is the ideal spot for a cocktail function or product launch adjacent to one of the Gallery's key exhibition spaces.

​Seating Capacity: 200 (people) cocktail functions  ​​
​​Cost: $249.00 per hour after 5pm daily and 4pm weekends (minimum of 2 hours hire).

The Guides Room (Art Conference Room)

Situated on the third floor of the building this space is ideal for meetings of a small group of up to 15.

​Cost:  ​$209.00 for a full day hire from 10am-4.30pm. 
          $134.00 for a half day hire (3.5 hours) from 10am-4.30pm. ​
          $39.50 per hour (minimum of 2 hours hire).
          Not available on weekends.​

All rooms are equipped with high speed WIFI access.

For all information​ and bookings please email functionsatthegallery@wollongong.nsw.gov.au.