Venue Bookings

The Shire of Shark Bay has a number of facilities available for booking that are suitable for some occasions, such as meetings, corporate events, community events and weddings.

Before booking a venue, please contact the Shire Office for further information on the most suitable option for your event and availability. 

Venue available for hire

  • Denham Town Hall
  • Denham Town Oval
  • Shark Bay Recreation Centre Courts and/or Meeting Room
  • George Wear Park, Denham Foreshore

For further information on the Shire's venues, please call 08 99481 218 between 8 am - 4.30 pm. To complete your booking, please refer to the Long Term Venue Hire or Short Term Venue Hire

Community Bus

The Shire of Shark Bay has a 20 seater (plus driver) bus avaliable to hire for community groups. A Nominated Driver must be provided when hiring the bus. To complete the application form, please refer to Community Bus Form


Additional equipment is avaliable to hire for your event, please discuss your requirements at the time of your booking: 

  • Portable stage
  • Portable audio system
  • Marque
  • Temporary fencing
  • Trestle tables
  • Chairs

Consumption of alcohol on Council property

If the consumption or sale of alcohol is to be included in the hire of the facility, you must first apply for a permit by completing and returning the Consumption of Alcohol on Council Property form. Once your application permit has been approved by the Shire, the event organiser is responsible for ensuring that they have obtained the relevant liquor licensing permit under the provision of the Liquor Act, as issued by the WA Department of Racing, Gaming and Liquor.


Denham Town Hall                                                                                  George Wear Park


Recreation Centre Meeting Room                                                         Shark Bay Recreation Centre and Town Oval