Wongawilli Colonial
Dance Club Inc.

PO Box 17,
Albion Park,
NSW, 2527


David De Santi
0409 57 1788


West Dapto Road, Wongawilli

The Wongawilli Colonial Dance Club Inc. manages the Wongawilli Community Centre (Hall) on behalf of Wollongong City Council and has done so since 1990.

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The Centre is available to hire for functions and events. The Centre is not available on Wednesday and Friday nights in general. There is a regular Bush Dance held on this night which is open to the public.

Hall Booking forms are the bottom of this page.

Inspections are welcome anytime after 8.15pm on Wednesdays.


Please read the conditions of hire prior to submitting an hire application form. Click here for Conditions.

Click here for Hall Hire Application Form.

All functions are to cease by 11pm on Sunday to Thursday and Midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.

All rubbish is to be taken away by the hirer or the Centre's 2 cubic metre waste bin can be hired.

All parties involving youth - 21sts, 18ths, - and alcohol are to be supervised by responsible adults. Hirers should consider providing security. These functions will be considered High Risk Functions with a bond of $600.

Discretion will be used by the Hall Manager to classify a function as a High Risk.

There is a Security Lockup Fee of $35 for all bookings. A Security Guard will arrive 30 minutes after the nominated function finish time to ensure the function is completed and that cleanup is in progress. The fee covers him for 30 minutes. Additional time after that will be charged at $70/hr and deducted from the bond. 

The bond will be returned upon completion of all items on the Checklist.



  • Parties, Weddings, Private Functions, Commerical Use
    • All functions are to cease by 11pm on Sunday to Thursday and Midnight on Fridays and Saturdays.
    • Hirers are to remove their rubbish from the site or hire the Hall Bin, see rate below.
    • The Hall is not available for hire on Wednesday evenings from 7.30pm.
  • Monday to Friday 5pm

    • $100 for 4 hours, additional hour $25/hr.

  • Friday Evening (from 5pm), Saturday, Sunday

    • $180 for 4 hours (including setup and packup time), additional time $30/hr.

  • Security Lock-Up Fee (at end of function) $35
    • Additional Security Presence $70/hr

  • Bond $300 (low risk) / $600 (high riisk)

  • Community Function, Group (need to establish it is a community activity or group) for hires on Monday to Friday daytime
  • Bond - $300 / $600
  • $10/hour (only during weekdays)
  • Commercial Function for hires on Monday to Friday daytime
  • Bond - $300 / $600
  • $25/hour (only during weekdays)
  • Use of 2 cubic metre Bin for rubbish disposal. Hirers can opt to take their rubbish away.
  • $30 per hire


The management of the Hall is by volunteers from the Wongawilli Colonial Dance Club.

Brian Godden  - hallbookings@wongawilicolonialdance.org.au or tel: 4296 7780 from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.


  • The Centre is relatively small - approx. 6.3 metres wide x 13.8 metres long.
  • The Centre can comfortably seat 50 persons at tables and over 70 people in chairs.
  • There are 80 chairs, 8 large tables and 6 small round tables.available for use
  • There is a small kitchen with a domestic oven, 2 refrigerators, a sink and a boiling water urn.
  • Hirers are to provide their own crockery and utensils.
  • Hirers are to remove their rubbish or the Hall's 2 cubic metre capacity bin can be hired for $25.
  • There is parking for approximately 12 cars in the carpark next to the Centre. Further parking is available on the grounds but this needs to arranged with the Dapto Rural Fire Service, contact details below.
  • The male and female toilet are outside the Centre.

Inside the hall looking towards the stage

Rear area with small playground 

The kitchen has:

  • one stove
  • 2 fridges
  • boiling water urn
  • 1 sink
  • there is no hot water
  • there is no cutlery, hirer to provide own





Please note that application to the Dapto Rural Fire Service (daptorfs@bigpond.com.au - fax 4261 7279) is required for the use of the Park Grounds surrounding the Centre. The boundary of the Centre is the toilets and the concrete slab at rear.


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