The Don Russell Performing Arts Centre is a modern, universally accessible and self contained venue close to public transport and free parking.

The centre offers two areas for hire:

  • Studio with sprung wooden floors and versatile room layout making it suitable for dance classes, rehearsals, meetings, workshops and conferences.
  • Auditorium with a fully equipped professional theatre and tiered seating for 235 people, modern audio and lighting systems, a stage and backstage area featuring a walk-in wardrobe and dressing room with full amenities. An easy access drive-in loading bay is also available. This is suitable for theatre productions, presentations, conferences, product launches, award nights, school graduations, seminars and performances. 

The Kitchen and Courtyard can also be hired in conjunction with the Studio or Auditorium (additional charges apply)

More information

Please visit our Online Booking Portal to view availability and submit a booking enquiry. For general enquiries or for booking dates within the next 7 days, please call the centre on 9498 9414 between 10am to 2pm, Monday - Friday.

To make an enquiry about hiring another venue please contact our facilities bookings office on 9397 3244 or email.

Please note, DRPAC is not suitable as a party venue.

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Please note, Don Russell Performing Arts Centre is unsuitable for private parties.