Djerring Centre

Eddy Court, Abbotsford

Djerring Centre, previously known as Collingwood Senior Citizens Centre.

Djerring Centre

Eddy Court, Abbotsford

Djerring Centre

A parkland setting and convenient location make this venue a popular choice for event organisers.

The Djerring Centre (pronounced "jerr-ing") is suitable for formal and semi-formal functions, workshops and general meetings. It can accommodate up to 100 people.

As the venue is used regularly for program activity, it is available for hire outside business hours only.

Please note: This site was previously named Collingwood Senior Citizens Centre.

Features and facilities

  • 20 x 10m floor space
  • Polished timber floors
  • Kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave and urn
  • 7 round tables
  • 3 rectangular trestle tables
  • 1 large wooden table
  • 55 chairs

Restrictions and further information

  • All functions must finish by 10pm Sunday to Thursday or by 12am Fridays and Saturdays.
  • This venue contains a commercial kitchen which is adjacent to the function space. This kitchen is not accessible for hirers, and may be occupied by tenants during your event. This should not impact on activities within the function space itself.
  • Djerring Centre is in a residential area; noise levels must be monitored.
  • You must supply their own cutlery, crockery, glassware and linen.
  • You may choose your own caterer; names of recommended caterers can be provided upon request.
  • This is not a licensed venue. You must apply for a temporary limited licence if they intend to sell alcohol. If you wish to supply alcohol free of charge or to allow your guests to bring their own alcohol, they must submit a Partysafe form to Victoria Police.
  • Download and read our conditions of hire.


  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled parking

How to book

If you’re a registered user and have booked a venue with us before, you can log on to make a new booking.

If you’re a first-time user, please register with us.

If you are from an organisation, please ensure you register your organisation and book in the organisation’s name.

Not-for-profit groups may be eligible for a discounted rate. You must first contact us on 9205 5555 or [email protected] to get verified for a discounted rate.

Fees and Charges

You will be required to pay a security bond to confirm your booking.

Hire Type (Minimum hire: 3 hours)
Hourly hire $78
Hourly hire - not for profit $28
Hourly hire - concession $19
Venue support officer (per hour) $59
Additional admin services fee $50

To be considered for the not for profit and concession rates, you will need to show evidence of your eligibility at the time of booking. Some restrictions may apply.

Take a look inside the venue


Location and hours

Opening Hours:
All functions must finish by 10pm Sunday to Thursday or by 12am Fridays and Saturdays.