Overview

City Recital Hall is an ideal venue to host both business and entertainment events. The contemporary décor on a grand scale is timeless and functional, and promises to leave a lasting impression on your guests. The hall is a beautiful and acoustically ideal environment not just for live music performances, but also staff presentations, AGMs, conferences, award ceremonies, gala events and product launches.

Located in the heart of the Sydney CBD bordered by Pitt St, George St and Martin Place, this dynamic and versatile venue can easily be themed to accommodate a broad spectrum of events.

City Recital Hall is fully equipped to provide a comprehensive suite of audio, lighting, video and technical functions for your event. The specialist experience and professional support by the in-house concert and events and technical teams ensures a rewarding experience for both event organisers and guests.

The auditorium seats approximately 600 on the main level, with capacity up to 1238 when all three levels are utilised. The venue also has numerous breakout spaces that can be configured to either workshop, classroom or theatre style seating for up to 100 guests.


  1. Features
  1. Accommodates for multiple uses
  2. The auditorium seats over 600 on the ground floor. By adding upper box seating, capacity increases to over 1200
  3. Numerous breakout spaces that can be configured to either ‘workshop’, ‘classroom’ or ‘theatre’ style seating for up to 100 guests.
  4. Great location - in between Pitt and George Streets
  5. Close to public transport - Martin Place and Wynyard train sations are a 5 minute walk away
  6. Wilson Parking located underneath the building
  7. Full concert grade L-Acoustics sound system
  8. Comprehensive Projection and AV in-house including Barco 14K projector and screen
  9. Extensive Lighting Rig easily adaptable to your requirements
  10. Food and Beverage service with a range of catering packages
  11. Dedicated Concert and Event Manager and Technical team
  12. Private green room
  13. Fully accessible venue

We can accommodate events at any time of the day or night

Explore City Recital Hall with CEO, Elaine Chia

Capacities & Facilities

Area sq.m Ceiling ht.m Cocktail Banquet Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Catering Audio Visual Parking Disabled Access
Auditorium 0.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 1238.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Entry Level Foyer 175.00 3.50 350.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Function Room 91.00 2.80 110.00 0.00 100.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Level 1 Foyer 100.00 2.80 250.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Level 2 Foyer 54.00 2.80 150.00 0.00 60.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Level 3 Foyer 60.00 2.80 150.00 0.00 60.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Capacities & Facilities

Auditorium
Area sq.mNo
Ceiling ht.m18.00
CocktailNo
BanquetNo
Theatre1238.00
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Entry Level Foyer
Area sq.m175.00
Ceiling ht.m3.50
Cocktail350.00
BanquetNo
TheatreNo
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Function Room
Area sq.m91.00
Ceiling ht.m2.80
Cocktail110.00
BanquetNo
Theatre100.00
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Level 1 Foyer
Area sq.m100.00
Ceiling ht.m2.80
Cocktail250.00
BanquetNo
TheatreNo
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Level 2 Foyer
Area sq.m54.00
Ceiling ht.m2.80
Cocktail150.00
BanquetNo
Theatre60.00
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Level 3 Foyer
Area sq.m60.00
Ceiling ht.m2.80
Cocktail150.00
BanquetNo
Theatre60.00
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes

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