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Matching the event with the best venue is a vital ingredient for success. A fair, festival, craft show or open day might be best suited to an outdoor venue. The City of Cockburn has a vast range of beautiful outdoor settings including 21 active reserves (sporting ovals) and 168 passive reserves (parks) that provide a variety of settings and infrastructure for residents to participate in various types of activities. View a list of all Parks and Reserves opens in a new window.
A cultural performance, concert or exhibition might be better suited to an indoor venue. The City of Cockburn has a wide range of indoor venues available for use across a number of our suburbs. Venues range from small, (50 person capacity) medium (100–140 person capacity) and large (150–180 person capacity) and some have multiple rooms to choose from. View a full list of available Community Centres opens in a new window.
Confirm the venue is available for your type of event and the dates you are planning.
For events over 100 people, you will need to complete a Public Event Application Form opens in a new window and submit this with a proposed site plan and a copy of your group’s public liability insurance. opens in a new window
For events under 100 people, you will need to complete a Parks Usage Notification Form opens in a new window.
If booking a City of Cockburn hall, you will need to complete a Casual Venue Hire Application Form opens in a new window and submit this to email@example.com at least 15 working days prior to your event. Once submitted, your booking request will be assessed and you will be advised if there are other activities happening in the same venue on that day. A private event may require additional approvals if the activity includes bouncy castles, alcohol consumption, loud music and the selling of food.
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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.
City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past, present and emerging.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warned that this website may contain images and voices of deceased persons.