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 phone 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 June 2022.

Recreation hall

  • $16.50 per hour for not-for-profit community groups where the booking is for community benefit and does not charge attendees.
  • $30.00 per hour for not-for-profit community groups where the booking is for a community group or tutor and charges fees or takes payment.
  • $80.00 per hour for commercial, business, private or celebration hire. This includes auctions, meetings, birthdays, weddings, private events, funerals etc.

 General fees

  • $76.50 security charge for social events including birthdays, weddings, celebrations where the hire is:
    • Booked after 6pm Monday to Friday for 4 hours and longer.
    • Booked Saturday or Sunday for 4 hours and longer.
    • At the discretion of Council staff and not limited to the events above.
  • $153.00 cleaning charge will be invoiced to the hirer if the venue is not left fit for purpose. Additional cleaning charges may apply if required.
  • $51.00 replacement charge for lost or damaged keys/access cards.

A security guard will be present from the last hour of the hire to ensure the hirer adheres to the terms and conditions of hire and has made good the community space to the required standard.

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 must supply their own crockery, cutlery, tea towels, wash-up cloths, rubbish bags and cleaning liquids
  • Cleaning equipment (vacuum cleaner, broom, mop and bucket) is available in cleaner's 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.