Elder Hall Seating

This iconic University building is being returned to its former glory with the replacement of deteriorating seating and updating of access.

Elder Hall interior showing new seats looking back from the stage

This refurbishment was partially funded by the Elder Take a Seat campaign, enabling benefactors to dedicate a seat plaque in the refurbished Elder Hall. 

Project overview

  • Location: Elder Hall, North Terrace Campus
  • Size: 500m2


  • Replacement of deteriorating, original seating in the Main Hall and Gallery which dates from the 1978 refurbishment.
  • New carpet in the Main Hall
  • Resurfaced floors in the Main Hall 
  • Updated access and disability seating to current codes of statutory compliance.

Completed: March 2023