Venue Hire

See Inside Cinema 1

1. Victoria Theatre / Cinema 1


The Victoria Theatre is a 180 seat auditorium, with a stage and theatre facilities located on the ground floor. There is also a waterfall curtain, drop down cinema screen and state-of-the-art digital cinema equipment as well as a 35mm projector. The stage is 9.5m wide, with a curved front, 3.8m deep at the sides and 5.2m deep in the centre. There is direct wheelchair access from the road to the disabled seating area in the back row of the Victoria Theatre. 


See Inside Cinema 2

2. Benwell Theatre / Cinema 2


Our 44 seat art house style cinema space is fitted with a high definition digital projector,  5.1 surround sound and air conditioning. There is currently no wheelchair access and patrons need to be able to use staircase access. 


See Inside Cinema 3

3. Albert Theatre / Cinema 3


Our top floor Theatre has 114 seats and is fitted with a large screen and a high definition digital projector with 3D capability and 5.1 surround sound.  This was the circle of the main house before it was divided into two spaces. The lecture theatre style arrangement is suitable for presentations and lectures.   The very shallow stage is 10.5m wide, with a curved front, and is 1.2m deep at the sides and 1.8m deep in the centre. There is  plenty more room in front of the stage to allow for presentations or performances. This auditorium has no wheelchair access and patrons need to be able to use the staircase access. 


Function Hire:

You can hire any of the aforementioned cinemas or The Vic Lounge Bar area for private functions, birthday parties, movie fundraisers, cast and crew screenings, corporate functions and presentations.

Please peruse our venue hire options here, or call us on (09) 446 0100.