Visitor & Event Centre

Access via Gardens Road entrance

The Visitor and Event Centre and Mini Amphitheatre are available for hire for corporate functions, exhibitions, presentations, music and theatre productions, weddings, parties and more.

Fees and Charges

The following is a guide only. George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens will consider each application for an event individually.

Fees for events will be negotiated case by case, based on the scale and nature of the event (event type), staffing resources required prior to, during and after the event and site management fees. A security deposit may be required, following an assessment of the risk of damage to the site or infrastructure.

The Visitor and Event Centre hire includes the following:

  • Fully air-conditioned venue that can seat up to 120 seated and the external decking and verandas can accommodate more depending on the set up.

    • Little Frangipani Hill amphitheatre can comfortably seat 300-plus on grassed terrace.

  • Access for mobility impaired with direct ramp access.

  • Access to power throughout the venue including 3 phase and ethernet connections

  • Onsite toilet facilities

  • Late security lock up (night event).

Small to large events

Up to 120 people

2 x 20 amp general amp power outlets, 2 x 3 phase power

Gardens Rd entrance

Check with event coordinator

Venue Hire Areas