Frequently Asked Questions


  • All wedding locations are booked in 2 hour blocks
  • Access is not permitted for pedestrians to cross railway lines at the miniature railway
  • Bookings are not finalised until payment has been received
  • Bookings will be refunded if the wedding has to be moved to another location due to inclement weather.  Written requests are to be sent to
  • Council does not supply chairs for events
  • Vehicle access is not allowed on pathways throughout the parks.

Maps of Parks

Botanic Garden

Collins Park

Music Bowl

Victory Memorial Gardens

Halls for Hire

  • Council Halls are not available for party hire where alcohol is served.
  • Hall keys are collected and returned to Council's Customer Service desk at the Civic Centre (cnr Baylis and Morrow Streets), Monday to Friday, between 8.30am and 4.30pm.
  • Council hires Glenfield Community Centre, Lake Albert Hall and the Senior Citizens Centre.

Fees and charges

Hall/community centre hire fees

Park location hire fees

Sportsground hire fees

City signage hire fees