Hobart Town Hall

Experience the grandeur and the history of the magnificent Hobart Town Hall, the scene of many special occasions and events since 1866, including balls, wedding receptions, public meetings, floral festivals and concerts.

The Town Hall is a popular location for meetings, wedding receptions, fairs, concerts, conventions and formal dinners.

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Hiring costs can be found on our fees and charges page.

To check availability or for more information contact us by phone on 03 6238 2711 or email coh@hobartcity.com.au. When you have checked that the venue is available, please complete the online venue booking application form. A printable form is available on our forms page.


  • Public address system
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Seating
  • Level access (excluding stage)
  • Piped organ and Steinway Grand Piano
    (subject to approval on request)
  • Hearing Loop (on request)
  • All access toilet
  • All access lift from ballroom floor to stage.
  • Accessible parking
  • Ramp access


  • Stage 9.8 x 3.4 metres
  • Auditorium 19.5 x 11.4 metres
  • Ante room 5.9 x 6.4 metres

Accessibility information

Getting to the venue

The Hobart Town Hall is at 50 Macquarie St, Hobart TAS 7000

A car park behind the Hobart Town Hall is available for drop offs, accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here.

2 accessible parking spaces are available in the Hobart Town Hall carpark, accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here.

Guide Dogs and service animals

Guide Dogs and service animals are welcome in the Town Hall.

Wheelchair accessibility

There is ramp access at the front of Town Hall at the Macquarie Street entrance.

The Hobart Town Hall Ballroom on Level 1 is accessible to wheelchair users via lift on the ground floor, located to the right of the staircase. The lift is also accessible via the rear carpark and requires interaction with an intercom to gain access. This carpark is accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here.

Accessible bathrooms are available on Ground Floor and Level 1 of the Hobart Town Hall.

Hearing Loop

There is a Hearing Loop in the Town Hall Ballroom, Lady Osborne meeting room and the Council Chambers. Please let Town Hall staff know if you require a headset or the system to be set up for your event when hiring the Ballroom.


50 Macquarie Street, Hobart 7000  View Map

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