Contact The Albert Hall management

The Albert Hall is not managed by Friends of the Albert Hall Inc . The Friends  are unable to advise on usage matters. All inquiries should be directed as follows: By email to alberthall@act.gov.au Or by telephone (02) 6213 0700 Or by browsing the hall hire and information website

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Albert Hall History in print

The Friends of Albert Hall have commissioned Dr Lenore Coltheart to document the history of the Albert Hall in Canberra. The book is in progress and should be launched and for sale before Christmas 2014. Details for purchasing the book online will be announced here soon.

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Friends of Albert Hall Achievements

Friends of the Albert Hall Inc What we have recently achieved and what remains to be done The Friends continues to have important successes. Recent successes include • Publication by the ACT government of a detailed draft Plan of Management for Albert Hall. This was preceded by an extensive public consultation process, in which the […]

Draft Plan of Management now available.

Albert Hall DRAFT Plan of Management – open for comment…visit the link below http://www.tams.act.gov.au/live/about_our_directorate/community_engagement/community_engagement_activities_and_events/albert_hall_draft_plan_of_management there you will find an ACT Government Fact Sheet about the draft Plan of Management for Albert Hall now issued for public comment. Copies of the Plan will also be available at a number of community libraries and shop fronts. These […]

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Our Albert Hall

The Friends of the Albert Hall is a national network for groups and individuals interested in the future of Canberra’s historic Albert Hall. Tell your friends and make some Friends!

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Special announcement re The Canberra Centenary

The ACT Government has announced a Community Centenary Initiatives Fund of 150,000 is available in 2011-12 and 850,000 in 2012-13 for celebratory activities, initiatives and programs  connected to Canberra’s Centenary. This is open for applications from interested groups/organisations. All information regarding the Fund can be accessed  from the Centenary of Canberra’s web pagewww.canberra100.com.au  under the Get Involved section ·         or directly […]

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Letter to Dr Hawke

The committee of the Friends has written to Dr Hawke, recently appointed to review planning issue in Canberra, drawinghis attention to deficiencies in some NCA processes. Click on this link to read the letter.

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Canberra City Band 85th Anniversary Concert

The Canberra City Band and Friends of Albert Hall presented the 85th Anniversary Canberra City Band Concert at The Albert Hall On November 24 . Attended by over 200 people, the concert featured all ensembles in the band structure. The audience was treated to some great music ranging from Marches to jazz, musicals to classical. This concert has […]

Report on the cost of Capital Works

The ACT Auditor-General’s recent report into ACT agency expenditure on capital works included references to the refurbishment of the Albert Hall since 2008. The report mentioned delays in completing the refurbishment due to extended community consultation and that the cost of the project had risen by $500,000 over the period. While the ACTGovernment did extensively […]

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