Library Event Spaces

Event spaces are available at all Southern Cross University campus libraries for staff, students and the local community to use for gatherings, to share ideas, values and artistic expression. The spaces and library facilities are available for exhibitions and displays. To apply for an exhibition or use of the facilities please complete the Library Event Application Form.

Details of each space are listed in the Library spaces document including measurements (in centimetres, Length x Width) and availability of equipment and facilities, general details are listed below.

Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour Education Campus is a diverse and vibrant campus where Senior College, TAFE NSW and Southern Cross University students study and work together. This library is used by campus students and the community. It has two spaces available for events:CHEC Campus Library gallery space

  • Level 1 - Gallery Walls & Gallery Walk (under stairs)
  • Level 1 - Digital Display

The library has mobile tables of various sizes perfect for displaying items such as sculptures.

Please refer to the Library event guidelines and procedures for CHEC for booking events at CHEC campus or contact Renee Nuske P: 02 6659 3235 E: renee.nuske@scu.edu.au.

Gold Coast

The new and exciting Gold Coast campus library is located in Building C, Level 1 within the university precinct beside the Gold Coast Airport at Bilinga. It has the following spaces available for events:

  • Level 1 - Gallery WalkGold Coast Gallery
  • Level 1 - Flexible Learning Zone
  • Level 1 - Multiscreen
  • Level 2 - Gallery Wall

The Gallery Walk and Flexible Learning Zone is a student space. It can be booked for University wide events but is not available as an alternative classroom or staff meeting room. It is open at all times for students to use unless booked for a university wide event or special function, such as exhibitions of student works or community book launches etc.

The room has 10 tables and 37 chairs (as seen in the photo above). There is a computer, video projector, 2 whiteboards. Any visitors needing use of the projector should supply their own usb or laptop. Hearing assistance available.

For further information about Gold Coast Library events contact Steve Langan P: 07 5589 3077 E: steve.langan@scu.edu.au.

LismDisplay of Lismore Library Discovery wallore

The Lismore campus library is located in the main plaza of the university. This architectural designed library features a Gallery Walk on its ground level. The Gallery Walk links pedestrian flows from the north and south of campus. It also a central point for access to the library’s 2nd and 3rd levels. The Gallery Walk is purpose-designed space for exhibitions, book launches, displays and performance.

There are no walls in this space but it offers 8 double sided, movable panels which interlock with each other. Each panel measures 180cm high x 90cm wide. Each panel contains art tracking with hangers.

The Lismore Library has the following spaces available for events:

  • Level 1 - Gallery Walk
  • Level 1 - Manning Clark Room
  • Multiscreens
  • Discovery Wall.

For further information about Lismore Campus Library events contact Libby Pownall P: 02 6620 3539 E: libby.pownall@scu.edu.au.