The Peacock Theatre is Salamanca Art Centre’s unique performance space that has been created at the foot of a historic quarry, named after the company that produced jams and juices on the site for half a century.
The Peacock Theatre is the venue of choice for intimate live productions accommodating dance, live art, hybrid music and film. A unique performance and event venue on the ground floor of the Salamanca Arts Centre, with a magnificent natural rock face as its backdrop, maximum Fixed Seating Capacity of 131 (unnumbered) seats.
Venue Hire Rates
Performances & Events
Independent Artists: $330 per Day / $1,490 per Week
Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools: $355 per Day / $1,585 per Week
Commercial / Government Departments: $465 per Day / $2,085 per Week
Bump In / Bump Out / Rehearsals / Creative Developments
Independent Artists: $165 per Day / $740 per Week
Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools: $185 per Day / $830 per Week
Commercial / Government Departments: $355 per day / $1,590 week
Venue Hire Rates do not include all charges (such as electricity, additional equipment or a SAC Technician etc.). Please refer to the Peacock Theatre Conditions of Hire for more information and for details on all additional charges.
All prices are inclusive of GST and valid from 28 September 2022.
For 2024 prices, please refer to the the venue information pack.
Applying for the Peacock Theatre : 2024 Remaining Dates
Salamanca Arts Centre assesses applications for the Peacock Theatre twice annually, with the due dates for submissions as 30 April and 30 September each year (excluding special rounds).
Salamanca Arts Centre is currently seeking applications for inclusion in the Peacock Theatre 2024 Calendar. This Special Round is for remaining dates only.
The remaining 2024 dates are as follows:
- 1st -18th January 2024
- 21st – 29th January 2024
- 5th -24th February 2024
- 26th February – 9th March 2024
- 15th – 16th March 2024
- 18th – 31st March 2024
- 13th – 27th April 2024
- 29th April – 11th May 2024
- 28th May – 22nd June 2024
- 10th July – 27th July 2024
- 29th July – 4th August 2024
- 11th – 18th August 2024
- 26th – 29th August 2024
- 31st August – 16th September 2024
- 23rd -25th September 2024
- 27th – 28th September 2024
- 30th September – 8th October 2024
- 28th November – 20th December 2024
Applications are sought from Arts Organisations and solo artists for performances, concerts, workshops, film events, corporate events and rehearsals /creative developments.
Applications can be submitted at anytime for these remaining dates.
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application within 10 x Working Days of Submission.
Availability for 2024 & Beyond
Salamanca Arts Centre assesses applications for the Peacock Theatre twice annually.
Applications for the Peacock Theatre 2025 Calendar will open in April 2024.
If you would like to be notified when applications re-open or other 2024 dates become available due to a cancellation, please sign up to our alert list.