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About Kew Court House

Kew Court House is a charming heritage building that has been redeveloped into a thriving contemporary community cultural centre.

Kew Court House’s spaces include:

  • an intimate performance space with audio and lighting equipment
  • a community access gallery in the foyer suitable for small exhibitions.

Find out more on our Kew Court House page. 

Hire fees

The table provides the hire fees for our spaces. The fees don't include staffing.

We offer subsidised rates to groups that meet the following criteria:

  • not-for-profit community groups
  • located within the City of Boroondara
  • 75% or greater membership is made up of Boroondara residents.
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Just Theatre

Unique setting for performances, workshops, rehearsals, and displays for up to 100 people (80 theatre style) with a dressing room and foyer with a kitchen.

$54 (Monday to Thursday)

$63 (Friday to Sunday)

$380 (Monday to Thursday)

$450 (Friday to Sunday)


$13.50 (Monday to Thursday)

$16 (Friday to Sunday)

$95 (Monday to Thursday)

$112.50 (Friday to Sunday)


Access Gallery

The foyer that adjoins the Just Theatre is suitable for small exhibitions (not suitable for installation or sculpture exhibits).


Weddings at Kew Court House

Celebrate your special day in style at Kew Court House. This historic building provides the perfect backdrop for traditional and contemporary weddings.

Centrally located in Kew, the centre combines an intriguing mix of historic architecture and modern design features across its spaces.

From intimate cocktail parties through to large, lavish dinners, Kew Court House’s unique function spaces provide ultimate flexibility for wedding planners to create their dream wedding.

Wedding planning services

Enjoy stress-free planning in the lead up to your special day with our experienced team of wedding planners. This team of passionate wedding professionals have been creating magical moments for couples across Australia for many years.

When it comes to wedding food, you want a team of experts who’ve taken care of hundreds of Melbourne weddings. Essential Catering and Events deliver dream weddings at the Kew Court House. With a range of flexible and affordable catering options and extensive experience, they can help make your special day a memorable one. Find out more on our Catering page.

Corporate events at Kew Court House

Elevate your business events at Kew Court House. This is the perfect venue choice for corporate events of all shapes and sizes.

The centre is conveniently located just 25 minutes from Melbourne's CBD, and is situated close to public transport, with parking nearby.  

Both our unique spaces are suitable for a variety of events, such as:  

  • conferences
  • meetings
  • seminars
  • banquet dinners
  • cocktail parties.

Our exclusive caterers, Essential Catering and Events, has an extensive range of corporate, office and event catering options to suit any event. Find out more on our Catering page.

Event services  


Essential Catering and Events are our catering supplier at Kew Court House. With extensive experience and amazing food, they are the perfect team to take care of your every need for your upcoming event.

You can find out more about what they offer on our Catering page.

Ticketing services

We provide a full box office and ticketing service for all performance-style events. Patrons can buy tickets online, over the phone or in person. Workshop-style events may not be required to use this service.

Note that there is a fee for ticketing services.

Marketing and promotional services

We offer complementary marketing and promotional services if you are presenting medium to large events at the centre. This includes:

  • displays on our digital screens
  • flyer display
  • website listing.

We also have tables to display merchandise related to your event or performance.

Support staff

You can hire a supervising technician, front of house and duty manager, box office staff and event staff.

More information

For more information about hiring a space at the Kew Court House email [email protected] or call (03) 9278 4770.

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