Elder Hall Seating

Replacement of deteriorating seating and updating access to meet current statutory codes.

Elder Hall interior showing new seats looking back from the stage

Refurbishment of the iconic Elder Hall to replace seating and carpets.

Project details

New facilities include:

  • Replacement of deteriorating seating in Main Hall and Gallery which dates from the 1978 refurbishment.
  • Seating frames and mechanisms were no longer serviceable and could not be repaired.
  • Replaced carpet in the Main Hall
  • Resurfaced Main Hall floors
  • Updated access and disability seating to current codes of statutory compliance.

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

Completed: March 2023.


Rob Newcombe, Project Manager: rob.newcombe@adelaide.edu.au