The Goodman Crescent Lawns

A favoured spot for photographs of our historical sandstone buildings and lovely jacarandas, the Goodman Crescent Lawns is a gorgeous location for any outdoor event.

Whether you need a catered outdoor event, a more secluded and weather proof marquee style set up or something completely different, the location and profile of the Goodman Crescent Lawns is an absolute plus for your next function.


  • social event or celebration
  • outdoor workshops
  • weddings
  • space for external kitchen facilities for events in Bonython Hall
  • large scale gatherings with easy access to Elder Hall or Bonython Hall


  • standard power
  • three phase power
  • water points

Special conditions

  • Vice Chancellor approval must be obtained before any new or external events can take place on the Goodman Crescent Lawns.
  • Marquees must be weighted and never pegged. Pegging can cause damage to the underground irrigation system.
  • Vehicles (forklifts, trucks, etc) may not drive on the lawns unless special permission has been provided by the University of Adelaide.


The University of Adelaide
Goodman Crescent Lawns
Gate 22, North Terrace, Adelaide, SA 5000

Floor plan

Goodman Crescent Lawns Floor Plan and Service Locations


The Goodman Crescent Lawns are $500.00 per day.

Additional charges may apply depending on event requirements. To discuss further please contact facilities bookings.