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The Founders Room

Nestled beneath the vaulted gables of an 1840’s warehouse is SAC’s latest offering to the people of Tasmania: The Founders Room. Newly renovated with polished oaken floorboards, limewashed sandstone walls and heritage windows that look out over the SAC Courtyard on one side and Wooby’s Lane and Salamanca Square on the other.

Dedicated to the Founders of Salamanca Arts Centre, this is the perfect location for performances, wedding receptions, cocktail parties, seminars, training sessions, launches and promotional events.

 


Applying for the Founders Room

SAC Assesses applications for the Founders Room approximately every 8 weeks (or as required in the case of a short lead time).

Salamanca Arts Centre (SAC) is currently seeking applications for inclusion in the Founders Room 2018 calendar.
Please note: the Founders Room calendar for 2017 is full.

For more information on the hire of the Founders Room, including Venue Hire Rates and the Conditions of Hire, please DOWNLOAD the Founders Room Conditions of Hire prior to submitting your application. 

DEADLINE for SUBMISSIONS: midnight Sunday 14 January 2018

Please note: All Applications for the Founders Room must be completed online. Paper submissions will not be accepted. For more details please contact the Venues Manager via email at venues@salarts.org.au



Conditions of Hire

For more information on the hire of the Founders Room, including Venue Hire Rates and the Conditions of Hire, please DOWNLOAD the Founders Room Conditions of Hire.


Venue Hire Rates

Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools / Rehearsals:
$150 per Half Day (maximum 6 hours) / $230 per Day / $1050 per Week

Commercial / Government Departments:
$200 per Half Day (maximum 6 hours) / $310 per Day / $1400 per Week

Tertiary Students:
$75 per Half Day (maximum 6 hours) / $115 per Day / $525 per Week

 

All Private Functions / Events
(includes weddings, dinners, parties, conferences etc.)

$1400 per event (maximum hire period of 3 days)*

*Private Functions / Events Venue Hire Rate Includes 3 day Hire Period for the Founders Room / 3 day Hire Period for the Kitchen / payment of SAC Bar Supervisor / Public Liability Insurance Coverage


Calendar

 

Please contact the Venues Manager via email to check the availability of dates for your event or for a tour.


Floor Plan

Please DOWNLOAD the basic Founders Room floor plan HERE.


Image Credits:
Sixty Jazz Club (2016)
Salamanca Moves (2016).
Wide Angle Tasmania presentation (2016).
Salamanca Moves (2016).
Breath of Fresh Air Film Festival (2015) 
Wedding (2015 & 2016).
Corporate Dinner (2016).

Upcoming Events

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December 2017
$25

SIXTY JAZZ CLUB
(S04E02) :
The Last Hurrah

15 December

Presented by Drink Tasmania and Matt Boden Music. This is it. The End. Something about not going gently but raging. Well, we certainly know something about how to put on a jazz party, and The Last Hurrah will be no exception! Sixty Jazz Club is going out with a bang, no whimpers in sight. We have a stellar, dreamy lineup of the crème de la crème, a bar bursting with goodness, and the familiar faces that have helped turn Sixty…

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January 2018
$25

Contemporary DANCE Workshop with DRILL |
Upper Primary

8 January, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Participants in this workshop will learn some basic contemporary dance choreography, and will have the opportunity to learn some dance-making skills. WORKSHOP: Monday 8 January 2018 10:00am – 12:00noon COST: $25 + BF Tickets available ONLINE For…

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$25

Introduction to SCREEN PRINTING with Kick & Screen |
Upper Primary-Secondary

8 January, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Participants will be shown the basics of screen printing and can apply these learnings to design their very own tote bag. All Materials Provided. WORKSHOP: Monday 8 January 2018 1:30pm – 3:30pm COST: $25 + BF…

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$15

PUNK TOYS Workshop with Grace Garton |
Upper Primary-Secondary

9 January, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Participants will be shown the basics of screen printing and can apply these learnings to design their very own tote bag. All Materials Provided. WORKSHOP: Tuesday 9 January 2018 10:00am – 12:00noon COST: $15 + BF…

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$15

Introduction to SHIBORI DYEING with Jo Boyd from In Various States | Secondary

9 January, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Have fun with Indigo and other dyes! Learn the traditional craft of Shibori Dyeing with Jo Boyd from In Various States. All Materials Provided. WORKSHOP: Tuesday 9 January 2018 1:30pm – 3:30pm COST: $15 + BF…

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$15

Make A PIN-HOLE Camera with Tash Newman |
Upper Primary-Secondary

10 January, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Make a pin-hole camera for holiday snaps! All Materials Provided. WORKSHOP: Wednesday 10 January 2018 10:00am – 12:00noon COST: $15 + BF Tickets available ONLINE For further information, please contact the Program Coordinator, Ainslie Macaulay on 03 6234 8414. Image:…

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$15

WORD – Hip Hop Craft with Max Bladel |
Secondary

10 January, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Learn the basics of Hip Hop with Max Bladel –  Rapper, composer, beat maker, Producer, Hip Hop teaching artist! WORKSHOP: Wednesday 10 January 2018 1:30pm – 3:30pm COST: $15 + BF Tickets available ONLINE For further information,…

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$15

MARBLING Workshop
with Ainslie Macaulay | Upper Primary-Secondary

11 January, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Learn the wonders of MARBLING on paper, with Ainslie Macaulay. All Materials Provided. WORKSHOP: Thursday 11 January 2018 1:30pm – 3:30pm COST: $15 + BF Tickets available ONLINE For further information, please contact the Program Coordinator, Ainslie Macaulay on 03…

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$15

Introduction to PRINTMAKING with Kate Piekutowski |
Upper Primary – Secondary

12 January, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

This summer, the Salamanca Arts Centre is excited to launch SAC SUMMER SESSIONS: Fun and engaging Creative Workshops for Kids. Come and visit for a range of holiday activities proudly run and designed by a handful of established and emerging Tasmanian based artists and designers. Learn from one of Tasmania’s best, Kate Piekutowski, as she shares some of her skills in printmaking, which will give children an opportunity to learn basic methods in printmaking by using a safe and non-toxic practice.…

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