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Ballaarat Mechanics' Institute: Humffray Room

117 Sturt Street, Ballarat

Prices and Options

Hire Cost: $75.00
Minimum Spend: $150.00
Total Min. Cost: $225.00
Food Packages: Provided by an outside caterer
Drink Packages: The venue has a liquor licence
Other Drink Options: The venue has a bar and staff or byo by arrangement
Other Notes: The hire cost is $75 per hour. Daily Hire: 10 hours+: $750

Guest Capacity and Options

Standing Capacity: 130
Seated Capacity: 100
Minimum Guests: -
Area type: Fully private room
Seating Options: Theatre style or table layout

Other Information

The Ballaarat Mechanics' Institute, located in the heart of the cultural and business district of Ballarat city, offers a range of versatile spaces for hire. The Humffray Room, a beautifully restored heritage room, (1869) is on the second level of the BMI overlooking Sturt Street. The room is ideal for conference and training, forums, small wedding ceremonies and receptions, parties and recitals. The room has a bar/servery, carpeted floor with small dance floor, projection facilities plus PA system. It is also utilised as a breakout room for the larger Minerva Space for catering or pre-function food and drinks. The room is serviced by a preparation kitchen and has stairs or lift access. WiFi access available

Times and Suitability

Function Durations: Negotiable - hourly or a daily rate applies
Functions End at: 1am
Venue Closes at: -
Limits to Availability: -
21st Birthdays: Yes
18th Birthdays: No
Other Restrictions: -
Underage Guests: Please discuss with the venue

Audio-Visual Facilities

Projector Screen: Yes
Data Projector: Yes
LCD/Plasma Screens: No
DVD or USB Plug-in: Yes
Microphone: Yes
Whiteboard: Yes
Lectern: Yes. Wi-Di access also available

Other Facilities

Private Bar: -
Dance Floor: Yes
Stage: No
Car Parking: Offstreet parking only
Smoking: No
Disabled Access: Yes - lift available
Accommodation: No

Food and Beverage

Venue Finger Food: Yes - outside caterer available
Venue Full Meals: Yes - outside caterer available
Guest Finger Food: Please discuss with the venue
Guests supply a Cake: Yes

Music and Entertainment

Guest providing Band/DJ: Yes
Venue providing Band/DJ: Yes
Venue music: No
Ipod Plug-in available: Yes
CD Player available: No

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