253 Grenfell Street
Adelaide , SA

Tandanya is a unique venue offering numerous function spaces, suitable for a variety of functions and events. Venue Hire spaces include our Inparrinthi Space is a spacious, airy conference room with large windows allowing plenty of natural light. The Main Gallery is a grandiose space steeped in history. With an elegant industrial feel, and Aboriginal art adorning the walls it is a unique space. Our Ngunyawaiti Space, a 160 seat, black-box Theatre. Also available are several smaller spaces suitable as breakout spaces, for workshops, meetings and planning days, or for intimate cabaret-style events or performances.

Please see our website, tandanya.com.au for further details on the available spaces.


Indoor Facilities

  • Trestle Tables
  • Kitchen (Commercial)
  • Electric Urn
  • Round Tables
  • Kitchen (Domestic)
  • Oven
  • Chairs
  • Kitchenette
  • Pie Warmer
  • Heating
  • Servery
  • Microwave
  • Air Con/Cooling
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Shower Facilities

Outdoor Facilities

  • Playground
  • Balcony
  • Benches
  • Courtyard
  • Heating
  • Tables
  • Shelter
  • BBQ

Other Outdoor Facilities: Not applicable - no outoor space available

Technical Facilities

  • PA/Sound System
  • Piano
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Microphone
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Projector Screen
  • Lectern
  • Sound Proof
  • Data Projector
  • Stage
  • Stage Light
  • White Board
  • Ipod Input
  • Large TV/Plasma
  • Flip Chart

Other Technical Facilities: The Theatre & Conference Room have built in AV facilities, including projectors. The Theatre also has Theatre lighting including spotlighting and colour washes.

Party Facilities

  • No dance floor, but there is a suitable area people can dance on
  • Disco Lighting can be installed at extra cost
  • Customer can arrange DJ hire
  • Customer can arrange a band
  • Equipment Available for Hire: You may style the various spaces however you choose. We can suggest our preferred suppliers who are familiar with the venue or you can arrange your own.

Other Facilities

  • Limited Street Parking
  • Private Area
  • Private Toilets
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Wheelchair Access


  • 21st Birthday
  • 18th Birthday
  • After Party
  • Birthday Party
  • Children's Party
  • Teen Party
  • Rehearsal
  • Adult Class
  • Meeting
  • Craft Class
  • Fitness Class
  • Parents Group
  • Workshop
  • Social Event
  • Training
  • Exhibition
  • Performance
  • Play Group
  • Forums
  • Dinner
  • Wedding
  • Engagement
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • Religious Service

Catering and Kitchen

  • BYO or External Catering Company allowed
  • Venue Catering
  • No Catering Restrictions
  • Kosher Kitchen
  • Halal Kitchen
  • Vegetarian Kitchen
  • Vegan Kitchen
  • Pescetarian Kitchen
  • No Alcohol Allowed


  • Smoking area provided outside (please remove butts)
  • No animals allowed on hall grounds
  • Minors should be accompanied by adults at all times
  • Reasonable noise levels at all times (residential area)
  • No pins to be used on hall walls
  • No decorations allowed on hall walls
Prices are not available online, please call for pricing information.

Additional Charges

Prices differ from space to space and discounts are applicable with multi-day or multi-space hire. Pricing ranges from $100 - $600 per day depending on the space you wish to use.


Dimensions Seated Capacity Standing Capacity
Main Gallery - 350 500
Inparrinthi Space (conference room) - 80 120
Board Room - 30 40
Ngunyawaiti Space (theatre) - 160 0
Kaurna Gallery - 80 120
'Cafe' - 40 60
Contact Tandanya - National Aboriginal Cultural Institute Find more Halls near Adelaide