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 Woobys 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.
Call for Applications : 2021 Calendar
Salamanca Arts Centre (SAC) is currently seeking applications for inclusion in the 2021 Calendars for the Founders Room.
Applications are sought for Performances, Concerts, Workshops, Film Events, Corporate Events, and Rehearsals.
Please note: This Application is for NOT for PRIVATE FUNCTIONS. If you wish to apply for the Founders Room for Private Function (including Weddings) there will be a Call for Applications in the upcoming months.
Note: PRIVATE FUNCTIONS include : Weddings (Ceremonies & Receptions), Parties, Balls, Dinners, Cocktail Parties, Conferences and Fundraisers.
For more information on the hire of the Founders Room, including Venue Hire Rates, capacity of the venue, facilities, and the Conditions of Hire, please DOWNLOAD the Founders Room Conditions of Hire (PDF) prior to submitting your online application
DEADLINE for SUBMISSIONS:
midnight THURSDAY 30 April 2020
Next Call for Applications
To be notified of the next Call for Applications for the Founders Room, including Special Rounds (as a result of a cancellation etc.) or for dates from 2022 onwards, please complete the ALERT ME Online Form and you will be contacted once the next Call for Applications opens.
Please note: All Applications for the Founders Room must be completed online.Submissions by any other means will not be accepted. For more details please contact the Venues Manager via email at email@example.com
Conditions of Hire
Venue Hire Rates
Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools / Rehearsals:
$150 per Half Day (maximum 6 hours) / $230 per Day / $1,050 per Week
Commercial / Government Departments:
$200 per Half Day (maximum 6 hours) / $310 per Day / $1,400 per Week
Venue Hire Package Private Functions / Events* (includes weddings, dinners, parties, conferences etc.)
$1,400 per event (maximum Hire Period of 3 Days)
Venue Hire Package for SAC Supported Local / Touring Performances*
$200 per event (maximum Hire Period of 1 Day)
Applications for the remaining dates in the Founders Room 2020 calendar is now open.
Limited Dates remaining in 2020
Please contact the Venues Manager via email to check the availability of dates for your event or to arrange a tour.
Please note: The Founders Room stage was extended in July 2019; this floor plan includes the new stage dimensions.
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).