Fees and Charges

The Trust charges venue hire fees and charges for holding events in the Parklands. The fees provide revenue to assist with ongoing maintenance and improvements.

Venue hire fees and charges depend on the nature and scope of the proposed event and the impact it may have on the Parklands. 

Additional fees and charges may apply for staffing and the use of stages, marquees, food vendors, amusements or other infrastructure. A bond for damages or costs arising from non-compliance is also levied. The bond is refunded by the Trust upon satisfactory compliance with conditions as agreed. 

Small events are defined as charity, community or private activities with fewer than 1,000 attendees. 

Major events are defined as commercial entertainment and festivals as well as charity fundraisers or community celebrations with more than 1,000 attendees. 

Download our Venue Hire Fees and Charges.