Jamberoo Mountain Road remains closed due to severe damage from a large landslip.
Our lifeguards have closed Surf Beach with the low-tide and strong swell creating dangerous swimming conditions. They will review before opening tomorrow morning.
Our large community centre overlooks Hindmarsh Park in the centre of Kiama.
The Joyce Wheatley Community Centre contains a large hall or auditorium area with excellent natural light and three smaller rooms.
This Centre is named in honour of Joyce Wheatley, a dedicated community leader who served on Kiama Municipal Council from 1980 to 2008, including being
Deputy Mayor from 1986 to 1987 and Mayor from 1992 to 2000. Ms Wheatley died in 2012 aged 74.
The centre is available to community groups, not-for-profit organisations, artists, private and corporate groups.
The various spaces can be used for:
The Auditorium is a light-filled space in the centre of the building.
It faces out onto Hindmarsh Park and offers a leafy aspect.
The space can host up to 60 people under current COVID regulations and includes:
Hire the Auditorium
The Lloyd Rees Workshop Room is a small vinyl floored room on the western side of the building.
It has direct external access to the space from Hindmarsh Park, and indirect disability access entrance via the building foyers.
Windows are set high around 2 walls of the room providing a light and private space.
The space is ideal for:
The space can host 10-15 people depending on set up, and includes:
Hire costs for artists and not-for profit groups are listed in our Fees and charges.
Hire the Lloyd Rees Workshop Room
The Bert Flugelam Creatives Studio is a small vinyl floored room on the eastern side of the building.
Its entrance is disability accessible.
The space is a light filled and private space with views east accross Hindmarsh Park.
The space includes:
Hire cost is $720 for a twelve week contracted hire.
Hire the Bert Flugleman Studio
Cleaning of 1 hour is included.
Additional charges apply if hall, kitchen, toilet, foyer, car parking areas are not left in a clean and tidy condition
Equipment & supplies
240L garbage bin x 2
240L recycling bin x 2
Gas (if applicable)
Hindmarsh Park, Kiama NSW 2533, KIAMA 2533 View Map
Hindmarsh Park, Kiama NSW 2533 ,
For enquiries contact our Customer Services on (02) 4232 0444.
Hire the Auditorium
Hire the Bert Flugelman Studio
Hire the Bert Flugelman Workshop Room
For assistance or information about hiring the Workshop or Studio rooms speak to our Community and Cultural Development Officer on (02) 4232 0444