Venue Hire FAQs

What are The Edge’s opening hours?
The Edge is open to the public Monday to Saturday, 12–8pm and Sunday, 12–5pm.

Does The Edge provide technical services?
Yes, The Edge provides an in-house technical production service using highly trained venue technicians who are familiar with the space and equipment. There is a list of equipment available for audio, vision, lighting and staging. Hirers may supply their own audio visual company to service their event, however, a Venue Technician must always be present from bump-in to bump-out. Our team is available to discuss options with each hirer.

What is the cost of holding an event at The Edge?
Quotes vary depending on the size and nature of each event and the resources required to prepare for the event. Venue hire includes cleaning and the use of standard equipment. All other costs are additional including, but not limited to, technical, staffing and staging. Please submit an inquiry for a customised quote.

Does The Edge organise catering?
The Edge does not organise catering for events but can provide the State Library list of preferred caterers for you to liaise with directly. The selected caterer will need to liaise with The Edge staff for facilitation of power, tables, setup and pack down. Please note there is no equipped kitchen or heating facilities onsite so food must be prepared offsite and delivered to The Edge.

Do I need public liability insurance to hold an event?
Please discuss public liability insurance with your friendly Event Officer.

Is The Edge an accessible building?
Yes, The Edge has external lift access from the ground floor and parking area to Level 1 entrance. There is an internal lift at The Edge for access to all levels and disabled bathrooms are located on both Level 0 and Level 1.

Does The Edge provide internet access?
Yes. Free public wi-fi is available throughout the building. Cabled ethernet points can be provided upon request.