The Norma Richardson Hall is a new multi-purpose hall for hire in central Woodend.

Opened on 12 August 2012, this welcome addition to St Mary's is a great place to hold a function, wedding, family gathering, movie night, dance class, exhibition or for use as venue for catering after a service at St Mary's.

The hall is 25 squares (270m2) in total and has a maximum capacity of 100 people. Audiovisual equipment, combined with acoustic panels and variable lighting, make it a high-quality modern venue for events.

Other facilities at The Norma Richardson Hall include: a fully-equipped kitchen, full wheelchair access, baby change station, data projector, black-out blinds, gas ducted heating, ample space for parking and a sunny timber deck. Along with the possibility of broadcasting services from the church to the hall.

To support our fund-raising activities, The Norma Richardson Hall is available for hire at competitive rates.

We regret that bookings for 18th and 21st birthday parties will not be accepted.

To make a booking:

  1. Check the calendar to see if your date is free
  2. Read the terms and conditions of hire
  3. Complete the online enquiry form
  4. You will then be sent a hire agreement to complete and return with payment
  5. Once payment is received your booking will be confirmed and appear in the calendar

We've put together a list of the facilities and prepared answers to frequently asked questions to help you.