The Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup is a theatre-style hall established in 1978. Located behind the Karrinyup Shopping Centre, the main hall features a stage and is suitable for concerts, functions and active bookings while the meeting room can be used for passive bookings as well as dance classes.  

Location and parking 

The Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup is at the back of the shopping centre, next to the library. There are approximately 90 car parking bays as well as two accessible bays available in the Bankwest car park (off Davenport Street) and approximately 215 car parking bays as well as 10 accessible bays available in the library car park (off Burroughs Road) for members of the public attending the shops, though these may also be utilised by patrons of the community centre.


Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup

Davenport Street
Karrinyup WA 6018

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Rooms available for hireMain hall of Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup

Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup has two rooms that are available for hire on a casual ('one-off') or regular ('on-going') basis. The rooms are listed below along with their main features.  For fees and charges, please refer to the following section. 

Main hall

    • 250 m² in size holding up to 250 people standing or up to 180 people seated
    • Sprung wooden floor suitable for dancing and exercise
    • Ceiling fans for cooling and gas heaters for heating
    • Stage with change rooms on either side with direct access to stage
    • Domestic grade kitchen with servery window into hallway adjacent to main halMeeting roomMeeting room of Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup

Meeting Room

  • 68 m² in size holding up to 70 people standing or up to 50 people seated
  • Wooden parquetry floor suitable for dancing and exercise 
  • Two reverse cycle air-conditioning units for cooling and heating
  • Fixed ballet bars and large mirror on wheels (movable)

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Fees and charges 

The City of Stirling's Council endorses the fees on 1 July each year and they are applicable until 30 June. The fees listed reflect the standard rate of hire; community rates of hire are available on request, however, only not-for-profit organisations verified by the City are eligible for the community rates. A bond, also known as a security deposit, is charged against all rentals.



​Main hall extended function rate

​am (negotiable) - 12.00am Friday and Saturday

​$1100.00 per booking

High risk*​$2000.00 - $5000.00 per rental​

​Main hall function rate

​3.00pm - 12.00am (set function time) Friday and Saturday

​$655.00 per booking

​Medium risk*$1000.00 per rental​

Main hall day function rate

​Five (5) hours of hire outside set function time

​$295.00 per booking

​Low risk*$500.00 per rental​

​Main hall

Outside set function time

​$60.00 per hour

​No risk*​$500.00 per rental

​Meeting room

​Any time

​$37.00 per hour

​$100.00 per rental

*The exact bond to be charged against the rental is determined throu​​​gh the booking process.


How to make a booking

To hire the Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup an application form must completed and submitted to the office, which initiates the booking process.  Before submitting an application form, the below instructions must be accepted/undertaken.

  1. The Terms and Conditions of H​ire must be read and understood.
  2. The suitability and availability of the centre must be checked with the office (contact details listed under Administration and general enquiries). If application is approved, an officer will confirm via email or telephone, at which time a $50.00 non-refundable deposit will become due.  Payment of the deposit will allow the application form to be processed and documents confirming the successful booking will be emailed by close of business the same day.

Please be aware that submission of an application form does not, in any way, guarantee or confirm the booking. The booking process can take up to five business days from receipt of the application form.


Administration and general enquiries​

Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup is an unmanned/unstaffed facility and is administered from the City of Stirling Administration Centre. The below details may be used to check centre suitability/availability, or to make any other general enquiries..


Stirling Community Centres Office

City of Stirling
Administration Centre
25 Cedric Street
Stirling WA 6021

Direct Telephone (08) 9205 8489

Direct Email


Activities and user groups

Stirling Community Centres - Karrinyup is home to several regular hire groups who conduct a variety of activities. The below table lists the groups based on their hired days. For more information about their activity, click on their name to be taken to their website/send them an email or alternatively call the office (contact details above) for further information.


Prime Movers Seniors ExerciseAero Dance Fitness ClassesOsborne Park Hospital's Postnatal Fitness ClassesAero Dance Fitness ClassesReady, Steady, Go Kids Multi-sportsKelly's Dance Academy Children's Dance ClassesCross Culture Church Service
Caroline Edwards' Children's Dance ClassesOver 50's Exercise ClassesSolutions in Syncopation Dance ClassesExercise for the Elderly with Mark​Bettina Management Children's Modelling Workshops​Stirling Theatre Organ Production's WurliTzer Organ Concerts
Cross Fit Boxing with CliveNatalie Choularton's School of DanceCross Fit Boxing with CliveHelen O'Grady Drama ClassesBuddhist Meditation and Discussion
​Zumba with Salsa Viva DanceNorthside Jungle Body Group Fitness

Stall Holders

There are several charitable organisations that hold monthly stalls in the forecourt (paved area surrounded by the centre, library and shops).

For more information about Samaritan's Purse, call Katie on 0414 106 302.

For more information about Joseph's Coat Incorporated, call Cherry Dell on (08) 9446 9624.

Karrinyup Library

For information about the Karrinyup Library, call (08) 9205 7400.

Karrinyup Shopping Centre

For information about the Karrinyup Shopping Centre, call (08) 9445 1122.