The Cannery’s Pottery Room houses the Esperance Pottery Club, an incorporated organisation that meets regularly on Thursdays and Saturdays throughout the year. Outside of these times the room is available for hire, although use of the pottery equipment, including moulds, tools, clay, glazes, wheels, and kilns, are not included in the fees below. Please contact the Cannery Arts Centre directly if you are interested in hiring the room plus the additional equipment.
Capacity: 71 persons.
$18 per hour, minimum 2hr booking, $100 daily rate.
NFP Community Groups or long term bookings: $15/hr, minimum 2hr hire, $90 daily rate.
Booking terms & fees
All prices include GST.
All hires are subject to availability.
Minimum booking of 2 hours.
50% deposit must be made at time of booking.
Lost keys will induce a $77 replacement fee.
Any hire where alcohol will be consumed require the approval of the committee.
Any hiree holding a private event, or a group event, must be a financial member of the Cannery Arts Centre for insurance purposes. Individual adult memberships - $50 per year, organisational memberships - $160 per year.
Any hiree utilising a space for the purpose of private enterprise must provide the Cannery Arts Centre with a certificate of currency of public liability insurance prior to the hire.
All spaces must be left in the general condition in which they were found. Hirees are expected the sweep floors, wipe countertops, clean any dishes used, and ensure all bins are emptied. Any spaces requiring additional cleaning post hire will incur a $35/hr cleaning fee.
Hire fees may be negotiable, specifically if the hire is related to an event or activity that aligns with the objectives of the Cannery Arts Centre, in particular events which ‘foster, promote and encourage arts and crafts activities within the Shire of Esperance.’