Twyford Hall

TWYFORD HALL is currently closed due to Regional NSW lockdown

Hall Features

  • Seats up to 180 (concert-style) or 75 (cabaret-style)
    Check current capacity under COVID-19 restrictions
  • Flat wooden floor hall 18.8m long x 8.25m wide
  • Electric bar heating
  • Ceiling fans
  • Fluorescent lighting
  • Incandescent house lighting
  • Art exhibition lighting (by arrangement with Merimbula and District Arts Group only)
  • 23 Rectangular folding tables and 3 rigid rectangular tables available
  • Stackable chairs available
  • Accessible by wheelchair via Beach St entrance
  • Access with 1 step via Market St entrance
  • Toilets (including unisex accessible toilet) via northern side door in hall

Stage Features

  • Proscenium arch stage with particle board sacrificial floor
  • Stage dimensions (from 2021):
    8.25m wide x 3.96m deep, inclusive of 0.9m extension (32.67 sqm)
  • Height of stage from hall floor: 0.82m
  • Clearance height from stage to overhead lighting bar: 2.92m
  • Lighting bars: 1 overhead and 2 side bars on stage; 2 overhead FOH bars and side bars SL & SR FOH
  • Lighting: 4 quartz lights on FOH bar, 1 quartz on SL and SR side bars on stage – operated from switches SR
  • Basic sound system (amp and speakers, mic and RCA jack input) stage right
  • Additional lighting and sound must be discussed with our Technical Manager
  • Stage Curtain manually operated from SL
  • Moveable steps at front of stage (3 steps 1.21m wide)
  • Note: No dressing room is available during theatre construction next door, but adjacent Supper Room may be booked for this purpose.

Pricing as at 1 July 2021

  • For-profit activities $300 per day / $195 for 4 hours
    eg sale of antiques; theatrical and other performances for which entrance is charged (eg Jazz Festival and Spectrum Theatre productions); functions involving large numbers of people (eg weddings and balls)
  • Not-for-profit / semi-profitable activities $105 per day / $70 for 4 hours
    eg craft markets, art exhibitions and orchid shows); other displays for public interest
  • Rehearsals & meetings $65 all day / $45 for 4 hours
  • Elections $359 all day including cleaning

The Hall can also be hired together with the Supper Room as part of an All Rooms hire:

  • For-profit activities $390 per day / $255 for 4 hours (All Rooms)
    eg sale of antiques; theatrical and other performances for which entrance is charged (eg Jazz Festival and Spectrum Theatre productions)
  • Not-for-profit / Semi-profitable activities $145 per day / $95 for 4 hoursĀ  (All Rooms)
    eg craft markets, art exhibitions and orchid shows; other displays for public interest
  • Rehearsals & meetings $85 all day / $55 for 4 hours (All Rooms)

Hiring