St Stephen's building


189 Church Street,
Newtown, NSW 2042


Description: 1874 Gothic Church designed by Edmund Blacket. Beautiful space, elegant lighting, fabulous acoustics. Used for interactive performances, musicals, concerts, album launches, filming music videos, filming television programs, filming advertisements, weddings, funerals and church services on Sundays

Cost: Price on application (Verger or Sound Verger included).


Parking: Limited, by negotiation

Train: Newtown

Bus: 52, 370, 422, 423, 426, 428, M30 (King St)


Licensed: No

Insurance: Public Liability Insurance is required for all events. For one-off events, PLI may be subsidised.

Other requirements: Special conditions apply to hiring the church. All rubbish must be removed by hirers and discarded offsite.


Suitable for: Flexible space

Audience access:
Drop-off point
Public transport
Wheelchair accessible
Suitable emergency exits
Suitable lighting
Entrance ramps
Wide hallways / entrance

Performer access:
Suitable emergency exits
Suitable lighting
Arriving / exiting ramp
Reachable door handles