Annandale Community Centre

Using Council's instant book system  

How to make a booking for the first time and set up an account

From the home screen on the Council website, go to 'Find a venue, park or sporting ground' to be taken to the venues for hire page.

You will then be able to review Council's venues under their respective categories

  • Community centres
  • Meeting rooms
  • Rooms and small halls
  • Town halls

At the bottom of each venue's respective information page there is an 'Instant book' tab that will take you to the booking system.

From here you will be able to make a provisional booking request for your preferred event date and upload your documents.

Please see the following guide to assist you.

Cancelling a booking

Log in to your account and go to 'My Bookings', and for the relevant booking, click on 'Manage'.

Once in the booking, click on the "Request Cancellation" tab on the top right or bottom of the booking.

Please see the following guide to assist you.

 

Make a general enquiry

You can use Council's online customer service request system to make a general enquiry for our community venues:

Make a hall/venue general enquiry

Make a park/sporting ground general enquiry

You may also email the bookings team directly via:

bookingsteam@innerwest.nsw.gov.au for community halls and venues 

parkbookings@innerwest.nsw.gov.au for parks and sporting grounds 

Once the former Annandale Council Chambers and Town Hall, Annandale Community Centre is a landmark civic building originally constructed in 1899. With its spacious interiors and heritage features, Annandale Community Centre brings old school character and charm to any event.

Find us at

79 Johnston Street, Annandale

Office opening hours

Tuesday to Friday, 10am to 4pm

Justice of the Peace services

The Justice of the Peace service is by appointment only.

Contact

Phone: 02 9392 5419
Email: annandalecc@innerwest.nsw.gov.au

Hire information

Venues available for hire include:

Annandale community centre – upstairs hall

Suitable for:

Gentle exercise or dance classes, social gatherings, meetings and music events.

Facilities:

Piano, Small kitchen with stove, Zipp hot water system, fridge, bench tops and 2 sinks, Ceiling fans and heaters, 10 trestle tables, 80 chairs. Cutlery and crockery are not provided.

Capacity:

Normal capacities:

120 people - standing, or
80 people - concert seating

Accessibility:

Not an accessible venue. Access is via a large flight of stairs.

Annandale Community Centre – meeting room

Facilities:

Electric heater, ceiling fans, 20 chairs, 2 trestle tables.

Capacity:

Normal capacities:
30 people - standing, or
20 people - meeting style

Annandale community centre – back hall

Facilities:

150m², large commercial kitchen, stove (4 hot plates), fridge, instant hot water urn, large bench spaces, 3 sinks, servery bench and serving trolley, 15 trestle tables, 130 chairs.

Capacity:

Normal capacities:
100 people - standing, or
100 people - concert seating, or
66 people - banquet seating

Conditions of hire

General Conditions of Hire (PDF 138.1KB)
Conditions of Hire - Annandale Community Centre - Upstairs Hall and Meeting Room (PDF 193.4KB)
Conditions of Hire - Annandale Community Centre - Back Hall (PDF 117.8KB)

Hire documents

Floor Plan - Annandale Community Centre (PDF 202.1KB)
Evacuation Plan - Annandale Community Centre (PDF 407KB)

Fees and charges for hire

Annandale Community Centre section of Fees and Charges 2022-2023 (PDF 1.9MB)

Venue fee scale policy

Council provides a scaled fee structure for the hire of a range of community venues and halls to ensure equitable access.

Find out more about the Venue fee scale policy

Make a booking online

Book online: Back hall

Book online: Meeting room

Book online: Upstairs hall

Activities and programs

Annandale Community Centre Program, Term 3, 2022

 (PDF 470.9KB)

Annandale Drawing Group

A group of keen artists have formed to become the Annandale Drawing Group at the newly refurbished upstairs hall at the Annandale Community Centre.  Read more about Annandale Drawing Group

Annandale craft group

Come along and join the craft group. It is held every Thursday between 11AM and 4PM in the Meeting Room at the Annandale Community Centre, 79 Johnston St Annandale.

Bring your current project & spend time with like-minded crafty folk sewing, knitting, crochet, embroidery, patchwork, beading. 
Adults only, sorry we can't have children around due to use of scissors & other sharp objects!
Bring your lunch. 

Free activity.
Enquiries - Ani 9392-5419

'Singing for All' Choir

Join a friendly group of diverse singers as we learn and sing together. A great variety of songs from many genres.

During COVID, the ‘Singing for All’ Annandale Choir and‘Songs from Next Door’ Dulwich Hill  Choir have merged and singing online.

If you are interested in joining the Annandale Choir contact Linda Marr via email Linda@marr.net or call0417-426-684

Tai Chi

Tuesdays at 11.45AM

Join a free trial class then pay $9 per class.
To book call 9533-4422 or info@share.org.au
Class are offered by the Share not for profit organisation. Visit the Share website
It's never too late to start!

Tax Help

Available at the Annandale Community Centre From August to September,
each Thursday 10:30AM to 12:30PM.
To book an appointment, call 9393-5419 

Zentangle

Come and join Zentangle classes - A type of drawingthat promotes concentration and creativity,  but at the same timeincreases personal well-being.

When: 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month

Where: Online (Previously held at AnnandaleCommunity Centre)

Time: 10:30AM - 12:30PM

For booking, more information, and zoomlink, contact Lianne woods: Lianne.woods1@gmail.com

Other activities

Annandale Community Centre also offers a number of programs for community members such as:

  • Annandale Playgroup

Support groups

Alcoholics Anonymous

Mondays 8.00PM 
Annandale Town Hall (Back Hall) 
No booking required

For more information visit the Alcoholics Anonymous website

Life Force carers group

Tuesdays and Thursdays 5.45PM – 7.45PM
Meeting Room
9389-3834

Narcotics Anonymous

Thursdays 8.00PM
Upstairs Hall
No booking required

Council supported groups

Inner West Council and the Annandale community centre support the following groups at Annandale community centre:

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Page last updated: 11 Aug 2022