Welcome to our Newtown venue
The Newtown Main Hall is centrally located right off Newtown's King Street and is close to public transport options. At 18.5 x 12.1 metres, it is the perfect size for dance classes, intimate public book readings or celebrations, and can fit up to 150 people .

Cost: from $53/hour
Bond: $500
The Newtown Main Hall is perfect for your intimate event or small class.  These can be flexibly set up with tables or chairs for a meeting, or remain empty for a pilates class. 

Cost: from $36/hour
Bond: $500
The historic St Stephens Church was designed by Edmund Blacket and built in 1872. It is a beautiful space, with elegant lighting, fabulous acoustics and original stain glass windows. This space seats 300 people

Cost on application
The Camperdown cemetery is 4 acre walled in graveyard, opened in 1848. At the entrance, there is a  Moreton Bay Fig Tree planted in 1848. The Church grounds are a wonderful venue for photography and other events but are subject to special conditions. 

Cost on application

Venue Information

Our Newtown location is only a 10 minute walk from Newtown Train Station. Various buses travel down King Street with bus stops only 5 minutes from the site. 
We are only moments from the hustle and bustle of King St, the centre of Newtown food scene. 
Wheel chair ramps are available at both the hall and church building

Inquire about booking the space

Fill out this form to inquire about booking the space.

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the booking process work?

You apply via the form below or by emailing office@neac.com.au. One of our friendly staff will get in touch with some questions about your booking. Once answered your booking will be processed and you will be issued a license agreement to sign. If you are happy with terms, we will both sign the contract and an invoice will be issued to you, to confirm your booking.  

How soon can my booking be processed and approved?

Our processing system takes 3-4 days to process and approve bookings. 

Can I have alcohol at my event?

We generally do not allow alcohol on site. If you would like alcohol on site, you will need to apply for an exemption
The Newtown Main Hall is limited to 100 people
The Newtown Lower Hall is limited to 25 people
The St Stephens Church is limited to 180 people
This differs from event to event but the main COVID-19 restrictions that may apply to your event are:
1. Maximum capacities (calculated at 1 person per 2 square metres)
2. Encouraging social distancing of 1.5 metres between people at all times
3. Using the Service NSW App and QR codes to ensure NSW Health have clear records of everyone who has attended. 

Contact our friendly staff to find out exactly how the NSW Health Order will affect your hire.

Can I film at your site?

Filming is approved on a case by case basis. We will require your script for approval. 


Availability of Newtown

The availability of Newtown Main Hall and Lower Hall is available below. This calendar is simply an indication when the space may be available. It is subject to change. Please inquire to confirm availabilities.
The availability of St Stephen's Church and the Camperdown cemetery is only available upon inquiry. 
Newtown Main Hall
Newtown Lower Hall
If you have any issues  please email office@neac.com.au or call (02) 9557 2043

our vision

Whole communities captivated by Jesus Christ and living out His freedom.

our mission

Connect people to Jesus, Build them up in Jesus and Release them to serve Jesus
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