Situated at 75 Queenspark Drive, Parklands, this recreation hall is available for sporting, dance, educational, art and craft activities and social functions. There are two wall-mounted hoops and the floor is marked out for a half basketball court.

Contact us online or call 03 941 8999 to book the Parklands Recreation Centre.

Hours of hire

  • 8am to midnight every day.


  • 300 standing.
  • 250 seated.


  • This centre has wheelchair access and a wheelchair-accessible toilet.
  • There are some off-street car parks.

Familiarisation tour

  • A Council staff member is available to provide you with a familiarisation tour.
  • Call 03 941 8999 to arrange this.

The below pricing is valid until 30 September 2021

Recreation hall

  • $15.60 per hour community group.
  • $32.10 per hour self-employed tutor.
  • $85.80 per hour private social functions.
  • $107.20 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events.
  • $67.30 per hour community events and fundraisers.


  • $75.00 security charge to ensure that the facility has been left fit for purpose.
  • $510.00 bond on private social functions.
  • $153.00 cleaning charge retained from the bond if the venue is not left fit for purpose.

Recreation hall

  • 20 trestle tables
  • 100 chairs
  • 1/2 size basketball court
  • 2 basketball hoops
  • Radiant wall mounted heaters

Kitchen facilities

  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Wall mounted hot water boiler
  • Microwave
  • 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 in cleaners cupboard in hallway


  • There is a user guide on site for you to read. Please leave it on site

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.
  • The consumption of alcohol is permitted in this facility.
  • In general, bringing your own alcohol (BYO) is permitted at private functions such as weddings or birthdays.
  • A special alcohol licence may be required if alcohol is part of your event, or if you are selling alcohol. Find out more about special alcohol licencing for events. Applications for special licences must be made with the alcohol licencing team at least 20 working days before the date of your event.
  • Regardless of whether your event requires a special licence or not you still have the responsibility to ensure that you are providing a safe drinking environment at your event. Please read host responsibility guidelines and tips.