As you are aware, the Prime Minister, the Hon Scott Morrison MP, has called a federal election to be held on Saturday 18 May 2019. As a result, the government is now in caretaker period.

During this period departmental staff are required to follow caretaker conventions in relation to events. If you are planning an event, please contact the Theatre and Audiovisual team on 6240 3775 for advice.

The 50MC Theatre is located at 50 Marcus Clarke Street in Canberra and is available for hire.

The 50MC Theatre has the capacity to seat 185 people theatre style and offers studio production facilities for live and pre-recorded webcasting of events.

It has an adjoining breakout space for catering and an additional meeting room.

Want to know more?

For information on facilities, services, availability and hiring charges please email us at or call the Audiovisual & Online Engagement Team on 02 6240 3775.