Location: 284 Great Western Highway

Bookings: 4780 5735 or 4780 5746

Located on the Great Western Highway and within walking distance of Lawson railway station, this beautiful old building is a focal point of the Lawson township. The Lawson Mechanics Institute has just been upgraded with improved access and parking facilities. Hire of the hall includes the main hall and meeting room behind. There is a kitchen off the meeting room and a small kitchenette off the main hall. The recent upgrade has increased the capacity of the hall to 142 people.

General information

Main hall

  • Chairs: approximately 120
  • Tables: 12 rectangular tables
  • Upright Piano
  • Stage with curtains
  • Heaters
  • Fan


  • Sink and cupboard
  • Fridge
  • Bench and cupboard space
  • Oven and stove
  • Microwave
  • Zip boiler
  • Cutlery
  • Crockery
  • Glasses


  • Sink and cupboard
  • Small fridge
  • Oven and stove
  • Two microwaves
  • Small benchtop oven with two hot-plates
  • Zip boiler

Also available for professional use are:

  • Sound equipment and microphone
  • Suspended spotlights
  • Lighting desk in an elevated bio-box