function venues

Location. Location. Location.

UOW wollongong Campus: 

Enviably located within the picturesque natural grounds of the University of Wollongong, just 5 minutes from the Wollongong City Centre or 80 kilometres south of Sydney, our multi-purpose spaces will provide the perfect setting for your next event. Venues at UOW's Wollongong Campus include: UniHall, UniHall Foyer, Thought Bubble.


The prestigious UniHall is the ideal venue for conferences and gala dinners. The traditional wood panelled room features high ceilings, the perfect canvas for theming and 'wow factor' for special events. The adjoining foyer and Champagne Lawn offer options for pre-event drinks and networking.

Features: Large stage, in-built projector and giant screen, air-conditioning, high speed WIFI, separate foyer area and adjoining lawn

  • Theatre Style - 1000
  • Cabaret - 330
  • Function Rounds - 550


The UniHall Foyer can be hired as its own function space, perfect for small launch events or networking functions which can spill out onto the “Champagne Lawn”. 

Features: High ceiling and floor to ceiling glass windows looking out on to the Champagne Lawn

  • Theatre Style - 200
  • Cabaret - 80
  • Function Rounds - 100
  • Boardroom - 50


The newly refurbished “Thought Bubble” room is the perfect space for your smaller meetings, presentations, lunches, parties or as a break out space from the UniHall.

Features: Adjoining foyer area and balcony.

  • Theatre Style - 70
  • Cabaret - 30
  • Boardroom - 16

SPECIAL: As a special introductory offer the Thought Bubble is available for $50 per hour. (Minimum 4 hour booking. 50% surcharge for Saturdays and Sundays). 


Imagine holding your event at a world-class, award winning research precinct developed by the University of Wollongong. Situated in a beautiful coastal environment with escarpment views, strategically located just an hour south of Sydney International Airport and minutes from the Wollongong CBD, the Innovation campus offers an inspiring setting for your next event.


Aspire’s event facilities are versatile and designed to cater for all of your conference and function needs with the flexibility to accommodate groups of 10 to 360. The Ocean Room and City Room can be used separately or as one to best suit your event needs and break-out requirements. With a Terrace option also available, the Event Centre can host it all, whether it be for a team meeting, sit down meal, cocktail party, or conference.

Features: Floor to ceiling windows offer stunning ocean and city views and natural light.



  • Theatre Style - 360
  • Cabaret - 120
  • Function Rounds - 240
  • Boardroom - n/a

Ocean Room


  • Theatre Style - 180
  • Cabaret - 60
  • Function Rounds - 112
  • Boardroom - 40



  • Theatre Style - 180
  • Cabaret - 60
  • Function Rounds - 112
  • Boardroom - 40


Whether as an addition to the Event Centre or in its own right, the expansive Terrace offers both indoor and outdoor areas with spectacular panoramic views. Perfect for alfresco breaks from a conference in the Event Centre or on its own as a networking or cocktail party venue.


Last reviewed: 26 September, 2017