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Whatever the industry, a hired venue can make or break an event. The space you provide for attendees will play a pivotal role in their enjoyment. Designing an event can be overwhelming, with venue hire being only a small portion of the required planning. By hiring a venue at Claremont Showground, though, you can rest assured that this component of your event will be a glowing success.

Ensure you give all of your guests an experience to remember with one of Claremont Showgrounds’ many varied, adaptable and functional venues for hire. There are so many different venue options to facilitate an amazing event. Claremont Showground is home to hire venues in the form of beautiful historical buildings with ornate and elaborate interiors as well as modern buildings with updated furnishings.

There are extravagant community halls for hire, some of which are decades old. And with only a short walk you can find sophisticated function rooms nearby with a completely different atmosphere. Host an intimate event or a professional business seminar or corporate team-building event in the exquisite Councillor’s Lounge.

We can facilitate smaller groups of under 100 as well as very large groups of more than 5,000. So, when you’re asking Google for venues to hire near me or thinking to yourself, “where are the best function rooms near me…” Claremont Showground has the answer!

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Robinson Pavilion

The largest and most popular venue for hire at the Claremont Showground at 4000sqm in size.

Silver Jubilee Pavilion

This pavilion is popular for use as an exhibition centre, trade show venue, function venue or large retail sales.

Centenary Pavilion

Recently upgraded, this event space for hire is a blank canvas ready for your function venues’ style and requirements.

Wilkinson Gallery Space

A great gallery space for rent, also commonly used as a wedding reception venue, community hall hire or function room for hire.

Jim Webster Pavilion

This pavilion is a popular room to hire for parties. It also makes a great function centre for use as a trade show venue.

Ellie Eaton Pavilion

This space is the ideal venue hire for your upcoming retail sale, performance, studio filming or product launch.

Tom Wilding

Ideal space for a trade show venue, exhibition centre, filming set, factory outlet sales or short-term warehousing.

David Buttfield House

Built in 1929, the David Buttfield House Room Hire displays the unique quality of timber and workmanship during that time.

Members’ Lounge

A great, spacious function room with plenty of natural light, including a bar and private balcony. Making it a perfect function venue for event space hire.

Councillors’ Lounge

A great event space for small venue hire – overlooking the main arena with dance floor and bar included.


More than 3 hectares in size, the Arena is a perfect hire venue space for large festivals, expos and shows.

Higham Park

A versatile outdoor event space to hire for festivals, expos and small events with easy access.

President’s Meeting Room

A great event space for meetings or small niche events – additional access available to Councillors’ Lounge.

Banksia Room

A rustic warehouse style function room to hire on the ground floor with wooden floorboards.

Wattle Room

Small venue hire with ground floor access, fully carpeted with a dance floor and a bar making it the perfect room hire for parties.