Merlynston Progress Hall

Located at 1 Novian Street, Coburg North.


  • 80 seated
  • 100 standing

Facilities and equipment

  • Disability access
  • 80 chairs
  • 14 trestle tables
  • Projector with a HDMI connection
  • Gas wall heating
  • Ceiling fans
  • Kitchenette - microwave, warming oven and hot water tap
  • Toilets
  • Timber floor

Hire times

  • Monday to Friday, 8 am - 9 pm
  • Saturdays, 10 am - 8 pm
  • Sunday, 10 am - 8 pm

Hire rates

Bookings must be a minimum of 3 hours.

  • $11.85 per hour for community groups
  • $36.05 per hour for private users on weekdays
  • $83.55 per hour for private users on weekends

Prices effective until 30 June 2020 inclusive of GST.

Penalty rate applies per hour or part there of beyond agreed booking time as stated on hire agreement.


  • $289.80
  • $1159.35 for events deemed high risk

Public liability insurance

  • $29.00 public liability insurance available for community groups or private bookings
  • Public liability insurance is not provided for commercial bookings.

Make a booking

  • Check availability and request a booking online.
  • An email will be sent to you with a booking form and further instructions.
  • Your booking form must be emailed to Council Facilities within 14 days of your request.
  • Failure to submit a booking form within 14 days will result in automatic cancellation of your tentative venue request.
  • Once Council receives your completed booking form allow 5 working days for processing.
  • If your booking is successful a confirmation letter will be issued.
  • The security bond and hall hire fees must be paid prior to your event.




  • 3 minute walk from bus route 534 at Merlynston Train Station bus stop


  • 2 car parking spaces available