Situated at 395 Memorial Avenue Burnside, this centre is available for a range of dance, educational and art and craft activities. The craft room, in particular, is good for arts and crafts as it has a lino floor, a sink and benchtop.

Contact us online or call 03 941 8999 to book the Avice Hill Arts and Craft Centre.

Avice Hill Centre

Hours of hire

  • Monday to Sunday, 7am to 11pm.


  • Crafts room: 25
  • Activities room: 25


  • This centre has wheelchair access.
  • This centre does not have accessible toilets.
  • Off-street parking available for 10 vehicles.
  • On-street parking available on Memorial Avenue or in Lavandula Place behind the centre.

The below pricing is valid until 30 September 2020. For bookings on or after 1 October 2020, our new 2020/2021 fees and charges will apply. 

  • $12.30 per hour community group.
  • $21.00 per hour self-employed tutor.
  • $31.50 per hour private social functions.
  • $63.00 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events.
  • $30.50 per hour community events and fundraisers.
  • $66.50 security charge to ensure that the facility has been left fit for purpose.
  • $500.00 bond required for social bookings.
  • $150 cleaning charge retained from the bond if the venue is not left fit for purpose.

Craft room 

  • 5 power points
  • 2 heat pumps
  • 6 tables (folding)
  • 25 chairs (stacking)
  • Wash up sink and benchtop
  • Separate sink tub

Activities room

  • 3 power points
  • 2 heat pumps
  • 7 tables
  • 25 chairs (stacking)
  • Fixed projector screen

Kitchen facilities 

  • Zip water heater
  • Standard oven
  • Wash up sink and benchtop
  • Hirers are required to supply their own crockery, cutlery, tea towels, wash-up cloths, rubbish bags and cleaning liquids
  • Cleaning equipment (vacuum cleaner, broom, mop and bucket) are available
  • There are kitchen facilities for both bookable areas, they both have an oven, zip, fridge and sink

Conditions of hire

Health and safety

  • As part of the rental agreement, you accept legal responsibility to meet evacuation plans, health and safety responsibilities and to act as the facility warden.
  • All users are required to complete a pre-use form. These must then be signed, dated and left in the dropbox in the foyer of the centre.


  • The consumption and supply of alcohol is not permitted at this facility.