Whilst not all of our places our open to the public, some usually closed sites are available for venue hire or creative endeavours. Let us know which location you’re interested in.
The National Trust of Western Australia cares for 60 properties across the state. A number of these are available to hire for events.
We aim to make our beautiful heritage spaces available for community engagement, independent artists, community groups, corporates and Not-For-Profits. We love to facilitate rehearsals, performances, exhibitions, workshops, classes, meetings through to live music, food and wine festivals, markets, weddings, special events and so much more.
Learn more about your options and our amazing spaces.
Filming and Photography
With built sites dating back to colonisation and many preserved natural places, the National Trust offers many opportunities for a variety of film and photography shoots. We have facilitated a large number of film and television productions, live streaming and broadcasting, advertising, editorial and fashion shoots as well as many artistic projects.
We also accept bookings for wedding, engagement and family photography sessions.
All location photo and film shoots must have prior approval from National Trust before taking place.
Wedding Ceremonies, Elopements & Receptions
With venues throughout the state and in some of Western Australia’s most sought-after areas, the National Trust has a venue for every taste and style. From rustic charm, historic gardens and private sanctuaries or spectacular views overlooking the Derbarl Yerrigan (Swan River), there’s no shortage of inspiration across our properties.
All properties, including the grounds and buildings, are included on the State Register of Heritage Places and protected under the Heritage of Western Australia Act 1990.
For experience that go down in history, why not book one of our historical site for your next corporate, community or private event?
Whether extravagant or informal, intimate or grand, our sites are well suited for:
- Receptions and dinners
- Meetings and training days
- Team-building/outdoor activities
- Product launches and festivals
- Barbecues, summer picnics and alfresco dining
- Unique incentive experiences
The fees charged for venue hire help the Trust to continue to care for its properties while ensuring your event is a great success.
Programming and Partnerships
Our varied places across Western Australia are perfect for the inspiration, growth and development of artists, community events and performances. By championing creative projects that activate our unique buildings and grounds, the National Trust aims to celebrate diversity, community and layered immersive storytelling.
Artists, collectives and organisations wanting to present works in partnership with the National Trust or seeking opportunities to develop new works are encouraged to contact us directly or by completing an expression of interest below.
Please note that our hire prices are regulated by State Government and consistent of Commercial, Non-Commercial, half day (4hours) and full day (8hrs). Special fees can be arranged for key State events and use by students.
As noted in the Terms and Conditions, it may be necessary for National Trust staff, volunteers or an agreed contractor be present at functions. The Hirer must comply with National Trust staff, volunteers or contractor’s directions. Any costs for staff or contractor are to be met by the Hirer.
Terms Of Hire
Please note, the terms and conditions below are general and relate to numerous properties. There may be specific limitations or conditions relevant to particular sites. Any relevant information will be made available before confirming your booking. If you have any queries, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or (08) 9321 6088.