COVID-19 Closure

In response to the latest State Government directive, Lakes Entrance Mechanics Hall will be closed from Thursday 6 August for a minimum of six weeks, while the region is under Stage 3 Restrictions.
The Committee of Management will reassess the situation then and notice regarding resumption of normal activities will be posted on the Hall website and to the Lakes Entrance Mechanics Hall Facebook page.
Any questions should be directed to the Committee on 0477 570 057 or

Welcome to the Mechanics Hall

Room Hire

Our rooms have access to a fully equipped kitchen, heating, free Wi-Fi and audio/video facilities.
Please note: there is a 4 metre x 2 metre stage available

All Rooms are Hired in 2 hour blocks, from 6am till midnight, 7 days per week.

Seahorse Room
$40/2hr block

Seats 50 (COVID19: Seats 15)
Dimensions: 10m x 7m
Facilities: WiFi, Projector, Screen, access to kitchen, toilets.

$40/2hr block

Half Main Hall - Dolphin:
seated 125 (COVID19: Seats 10)
Pelican: seated 150 (COVID19: Seats 15).
Dimensions: 15m x 12m
Facilities: WiFi, Projector, Screen, access to kitchen, toilets.

Swordfish Room
$80/2hr block

Full Hall - standing 300, seated 250
(COVID19: Seats 20)

Dimensions: 15m x 24m
Facilities: WiFi, Projector, Screen, access to kitchen, toilets.

Floorplan - click to view!

Hall facilities ...

All our rooms have access to high speed Wi-Fi, audio and visual projector and screen. The kitchen is available for use if you are organising your own catering or preparing your own food. If you need a caterer, checkout our catering section here.

COVID19 Conditions of Use

Lakes Entrance Mechanics Hall is now open for bookings, subject to strict adherence to East Gippsland Shire Council and Victorian State Government regulations in relation to COVID19.  Download and read this PDF document.

COVID19 Record of Users

Before you make a booking, download and read our COVID19 Conditions of Use for Hirers and you must download the Record Of Users document and email it to us with a list of all attendees.

Important information:

Security Deposit:
If the Hire is for a party, then the room hire is subject to a refundable security deposit of $500 payable on booking.

If you require casual use of the kitchen to prepare your food – cost is nil.
If you require use of the kitchen for catering & caterers – cost is $40.
If you require assistance with catering, see our Catering page.

Terms & Conditions of Hiring:
Please read our Terms & Conditions, COVID19 Conditions and the Record of Users document, before proceeding to hire our rooms.


If you are a repeat user or wish to book full days, please contact us via email here or call 0477 570 057.

Booking Closed.