My Grammar

Facilities for Hire


Ipswich Junior Grammar School shares a campus with the heritage-listed Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School, in the heart of Ipswich overlooking Bremer River.

We take great pride in our heritage buildings, landscaped gardens and state-of-the-art facilities and would be honoured to host your next event.

We have several well-appointed venues available to the public for functions, conferences, meetings and special occasions.

View our venue hire costs.

Phoenix Room

Our most popular function room is situated at the top of our five-level Senior School Complex and offers spectacular views across Ipswich City and Bremer River. It is an impressive venue for formal dinners, wedding receptions, cocktail parties and luncheons.

Capacity: 80-225

Features: purpose-built kitchen, audio visual control deck, four projector screens, parquetry/ dance floor, dedicated restrooms, lift access, best views in Ipswich!


School Holiday Accommodation

Comfortable, well-appointed Boarding Accommodation is available during school holiday periods for camps and conferences.

Capacity: 120


For more information please contact:

Ms Sophie Grieger

Tel:  +61 (07) 3454 4447



KCC Lecture Theatre

Our ground-level, university-style lecture theatre is ideal for seminars, award presentations and conferences.

Capacity: 200

Features: Projector for visual displays, a lectern with microphone for lectures, capacity for extra wireless microphones to be set up. A Control booth is located in the back with lighting and sound controls inside.


Assembly Hall

The Mervyn Patterson Assembly Hall is a heritage listed, high capacity hall designed by renowned architect Karl Langer.

Capacity: 800

Features: This large capacity Assembly Hall comes equipped with top of the range technology. Three projectors connected through HDMI provide visuals on both sides of the stage, as well as a large 6m x 3.2m image across the back wall. The HDMI switcher allows all projectors to display independently from one another, or they can be synchronized to display the same image.

The Sound System has the capacity for 32 audio inputs, fully equipping it to handle complicated productions and events. All Lighting is LED with a DMX controlled interface that allows anything from simple lectures and presentations, to full performances and dance evenings.


Our Senior School Breezeway is an open, outdoor space that boasts spectacular views over the City of Ipswich and Bremer River. It is the perfect spot for welcome drinks and morning or afternoon teas.

Capacity: 200

Features: Access to auditorium, extensive views

We look forward to assisting with your special event. For more information or to make a viewing appointment please contact our Facilities Coordinator:

Ms Lynette Hill

Tel: +61 (07) 3454 4447