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Oxford Town Hall

Facility Location
30 Main Street, Oxford
Facility Contact Phone
0800 965 468
Facility Contact Name
Waimakariri District Council
Oxford Town Hall
Oxford Town Hall
Oxford Town Hall
Main Hall - View from mezzanine
Main Hall - View from mezzanine
Main Hall - View from mezzanine
Main Hall - Back of Hall & mezzanine
Main Hall - Back of Hall & mezzanine
Main Hall - Back of Hall & mezzanine
Main Hall - Stage View
Main Hall - Stage View
Main Hall - Stage View
Main Hall - Cinema screen position
Main Hall - Cinema screen position
Main Hall - Cinema screen position
Main Hall - Stage & lighting bar winches
Main Hall - Stage & lighting bar winches
Main Hall - Stage & lighting bar winches
Main Hall - Stage & fly floor
Main Hall - Stage & fly floor
Main Hall - Stage & fly floor
Main Hall - Mezzanine seating
Main Hall - Mezzanine seating
Main Hall - Mezzanine seating
Main Hall - old front foyer, stairs to mezzanine
Main Hall - old front foyer, stairs to mezzanine
Main Hall - old front foyer, stairs to mezzanine
Main Hall - View from stage
Main Hall - View from stage
Main Hall - View from stage
Link Space Foyer - toward Main Hall entrance
Link Space Foyer - toward Main Hall entrance
Link Space Foyer - toward Main Hall entrance
A&P Room - view back to link space doors
A&P Room - view back to link space doors
A&P Room - view back to link space doors
A&P Room - inward view
A&P Room - inward view
A&P Room - inward view
A&P Room - AV screen position
A&P Room - AV screen position
A&P Room - AV screen position
A&P Room - Veranda
A&P Room - Veranda
A&P Room - Veranda
Link Space Foyer - view towards A&P Room, Kitchen & back entrance
Link Space Foyer - view towards A&P Room, Kitchen & back entrance
Link Space Foyer - view towards A&P Room, Kitchen & back entrance
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen
Kitchen - double door fridge
Kitchen - double door fridge
Kitchen - double door fridge
Burnett St - Back
Burnett St - Back
Burnett St - Back
A&P Room - Lawn & Veranda
A&P Room - Lawn & Veranda
A&P Room - Lawn & Veranda
Rear entrance to Link Space Foyer
Rear entrance to Link Space Foyer
Rear entrance to Link Space Foyer
Aerial view - from back corner of car park
Aerial view - from back corner of car park
Aerial view - from back corner of car park
Aerial view - from front corner of car park
Aerial view - from front corner of car park
Aerial view - from front corner of car park
Old Front Entrance
Old Front Entrance
Old Front Entrance

Description

The Oxford Town Hall was built in 1931 and is a significant presence in the centre of Oxford. Closed during 2014 for earthquake strengthening and a complete rebuild of the A&P Room, kitchen and storeroom area. The upgraded facility was re-opened on Thursday 19 February 2015.

The main hall features a stage and a large open polished wooden floor area, including a sizeable mezzanine floor with tiered seating. The main hall has a full digital cinema system and can accommodate up to 230 theatre style, with a further 70 seats in the mezzanine floor. The newly built link space connects a separate meeting room (the A&P Room) and a spacious kitchen. The A&P Room can be booked separately for smaller functions or events providing space for up to 100 people.

In addition to regular movie showings and a craft market, the hall regularly plays host to local community groups, service organisations, schools and is also a popular destination for Weddings. The buildings well featured facilities and grounds make it a inviting venue for a wide range of events, shows and functions.

Accessibility access excluding mezzanine, car parking around the building, additional street parking nearby. Keys can be collected from the Oxford Service Centre 34 Main Street, Oxford Opening hours: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm aside from public holidays.

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- Self Booking is limited to one week before required date or one year in advance. For bookings outside these timeframes please contact Customer Services.
- Keys can only be picked up during standard business hours - 9am-5pm.

Accessibility

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Toilets
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Parking

  • Off-street Parking
  • Side-street Parking

Venue Facilities

  • Tech Support
  • Venue Cleaning
  • Tables & Chairs
  • Lectern
  • Electric Piano

Kitchen Facilities

  • Supper Plates: 100
  • Tea & Coffee Cups: 100
  • Water Glasses: 100
  • Microwave
  • Commercial Fridge
  • Domestic ovens: 2
  • Steriliser

Available for Bookings:

  • The varnished floors and stage give the main hall a wonderful classic warmth. Hiding beneath these classic features is a state of the art digital cinema system for movie screening or presentations. Facilities also include a sound system & wireless mic.

    The stage includes a theatre flying systems and basic stage lighting. Stage access is from the adjoining link space or a door that leads into the A&P Room off the back of the stage. Stage steps are available to provide direct access to the stage from the hall floor. Chairs are provided on easy to move stacking trolleys.

    Hire Rates

    • Standard: $25 per hour
    • Commercial: $57.50 per hour

    Capacity

    • Ground Floor: 230
    • Mezzanine: 70

    Room Features

    • Heating
    • Radiant Heating
    • Tables
    • Chairs: 230

    Technology

    • Digital Cinema System
    • AV Systems
    • Lecturn
    • Sound System
    • Wireless Mic
    • Electric Piano

    Stage

    • Stage Wash
    • Stage Curtain
    • Stage Steps
    • Theatre Flying Systems
  • The A&P room is a versatile space for workshops, events, meetings or functions. The room includes a projector, screen and small sound system with a wireless mic. Large sliding doors open on to the outdoor deck & back lawn. Or if needed sliding louvered blinds create shade and privacy for the room. An internal door provides access onto the main hall stage allowing the room to be used as a dressing room for stage shows.

    Hire Rates

    • Standard: $15 per hour
    • Commercial: $57.50 per hour

    Capacity

    • Theatre Seating: 40
    • Standing Room: 100

    Room Features

    • Heatpump
    • Tables: 6
    • Chairs: 20+

    Technology

    • Projector & Screen
    • Sound System
    • Wireless Mic
  • The Oxford Town Hall can be booked as a whole facility for events, weddings, funeral or other occasions. If availability is an issue please contact Oxford Service Centre on 03 311 9005 with inquiries.

    Hire Rates

    • Standard: $40 per hour
    • Commercial: $86.25 per hour
    • Max Day Rate: 6hr Charge

    Capacity

    • Combined All Areas: 400

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