The Event Centre - Ocean Room

The Event Centre - Ocean Room at the University of Wollongong is located on level 2 of the Central Building of Innovation Campus.

This large, modern, impressive space features floor-to-ceiling windows along two walls, providing views over the Innovation Campus and its gardens.

The Ocean Room is an open-plan space and truly multi-purpose. It can hold 180 people in theatre-style seating, 110 in gala dinner seating or 180 people for a standing reception.

The Event Centre is perfect for conferences, staff training, presentations, product launches, team meetings, cultural events, dinners, or cocktail parties.

The space features all of the IT requirements and furniture for any professional or corporate event.

When hiring our very beautiful Ocean Room ask about our half-day, weekend, and evening rates and also our full-day weekend and extra hour rates.

All our spaces can be booked 24 hours a day seven days a week, conditions apply.

$975.00 is our weekend room hire rate for a full day (up to 9 hours), we can offer lower rates for weekday bookings or half days (up to 4 hours)

Event Types:
Party & Occasion
Social & Community
Religion & Faith
Sport & Exercise
Corporate & Work
Retreat & Adventure
Pop Up & Performance
Film & Photoshoot
About the organisation:
Aspire, located within the University of Wollongong Campus offers a range of food, beverage and event services throughout the Illawarra and Sydney region. Our dedicated team of hospitality professionals can provide catering from office training sessions, through to full operational support for large scale events. Aspire is a business of UOW Pulse Ltd, which is an entity of the University of Wollongong. All profit generated from Aspire, contributes to student engagement through the delivery of events and experiences to enrich life on campus.
How many standing guests can the space hold ?
Area of the Space in Square Metres (eg 45)
No Kitchen
Domestic Kitchen
Commercial Kitchen
Kitchen features:
Catering is available through Aspire.
No Bathrooms
Unisex Bathrooms
Male/Female Bathrooms
Accessible Bathrooms
Technology :
AV Hire/Sound
Onsite Parking
Street Parking
Parking Station
Bus Route
Train Route
Ferry Route
Interiors & Furnishings:
Paved/Timber ( Hard surface )
Grass ( Soft surface )
Not Covered
Outdoor features:
Outdoor area is available on request.
What type of events cannot be held ?:
Any event with alcohol
18th & 21st Birthday Party
All events acceptable