Margaret River HEART

The Margaret River HEART is the newest addition to conferencing and entertainment venues in Western Australia’s South West. The Main Theatre seats 446 (including 4 Wheelchair Spaces) in its fixed raked seating, and the smaller, more versatile Studio Theatre seats 150 theatre style in chairs. The Margaret River HEART also has a beautiful Foyer space where both local and regional artists are encouraged to exhibit. The facility sits within the shire precinct, a short walk from main street accommodation. Users can access breakout spaces in adjoining offices, a grassed space and soundshell.

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  • Dining Facilities: Servery and licensed Bar, serves alcohol and Kiosk-type snack foods. Available for hired use to external caterers, as is the Semi-Commercial Kitchen.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • Exhibits Space
  • Description MAIN Theatre: 446 pax fixed raked seating. STUDIO Theatre: 144pax retractable seating EXHIBITION HALL: 714m2 flat wooden floorboard exhibition space, can accommodate up to 60 3m x 2m booths. A spacious, high-ceiling room in our adjoining Recreation Centre. The hall is connected to our emi-commercial kitchen > easy access for caterers. SOUNDSHELL: Outdoor venue in a grassed precinct. Capacity of 442 total seated or standing, informal picnic/BYO seating arrangements. FOYER: Ample hanging space on walls, spacious floor area, bar and seating area nearby, perfect for networking functions and trade and catering. A dedicated registration desk is available in this space. MEZZANINE: Suitable for small, intimate gatherings, openings and celebrations. COURTYARD: Outdoor seating and gathering area of 200m2. NOTE: as a functioning theatre, the Margaret River HEART boasts 3 large dressing rooms that can be utilised as speaker preparation rooms, or conference secretariat spaces.
  • Exhibits 1
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room (Sqm) 714
  • Total Sq. Meters 3450.23
  • Reception Capacity 700
  • Space Notes The MAIN Theatre is the HEART’s largest performance space The high ceilings, classic Proscenium Arch style stage, and state-of-the-art Technical equipment and services – boasting a dynamic range of sound, lighting and visual systems – make the stage a distinct focal point and create an intimate and versatile atmosphere suitable across a wide spectrum of performance types. In addition, the MAIN Theatre also has a digital cinema projection system and motorised drop-down screen, both cinema-quality. This premier venue is best suited to plenary, award ceremonies, intimate concerts, stage productions, a vast array of live performances, and private cinema screenings. MAIN Theatre Features • HEART’s main performance space, raked seating for 446 delegates. • Wheelchair access, 4 Wheelchair Spaces and 4 Companion Seats allocated. • Augmented Hearing System available. • Laptop compatible Digital Cinema Projection System. • Professional Audio system and versatile theatre lighting system. • Fly tower, portable winch system, elevated loading dock and sprung floor. • Performer preparation areas or media rooms. • Fully air-conditioned. • Access to fast Wi-Fi connection. The STUDIO Theatre is a smaller performance space and our most flexible multi-purpose room, with the ability to cater for a broad range of events, styles and atmospheres. This space is ideal for intimate or breakout, small dinners, small-scale performances, small meetings, and film screenings. STUDIO Theatre Features: • Smaller performance space, versatile and adaptable. • Comfortable retractable stadium seating 144 pax. • Suitable for stand up crowds, tiered seating shows, gala dinners, meetings, etc. • Wheelchair access & Augmented Hearing System. • Laptop compatible Digital Cinema Projection System. • Professional Audio system and versatile Theatre lighting system. • Removable performance stage, sprung floor. • Performer preparation area or media room. • Fully air-conditioned. • Access to fast Wi-Fi connection.
  • Theatre Capacity 700
  • Disabled Access Yes
  • Inhouse AVs Yes
  • High Speed Internet Yes
  • Outdoor Function Space Yes
  • Car Park Yes
  • Banquet Capacity 700
  • Number of Rooms 7
  • Booths 60
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Classroom Capacity 500
Main Theatre
  • Total Sq. Meters: 495
  • Width: 16
  • Length: 31
  • Theater Capacity: 446
Studio Theatre
  • Total Sq. Meters: 182.34
  • Width: 11.7
  • Length: 16.7
  • Height: 4.8
  • Theater Capacity: 138
  • Classroom Capacity: 112
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Theater Capacity: 442
  • Reception Capacity: 442
Exhibition Hall
  • Total Sq. Meters: 714
  • Width: 34
  • Length: 21
  • Booth Capacity: 60
  • Theater Capacity: 700
  • Classroom Capacity: 500
  • Banquet Capacity: 700
  • Reception Capacity: 700