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About this venue


335 Old South Head Rd, Watsons Bay. The Gunyah was previously known as Vaucluse Scout Hall.


Social events, recreational activities, meetings and community groups.


Available for hire from 4pm to 11pm on Friday and 8am to 11pm on Saturday and Sunday. Music must be turned off by 10pm.

Children's party session times:
9:00am - 12:30pm
1:30pm - 5:00pm


Up to 70 people


See The Gunyah Floorplan

Fees and charges

Fees and charges for The Gunyah hire only (incl. GST - valid to 30 June 2024)

Type of bookingHire FeeBondCleaning Fee
Children's Party Session (12 years and under)
3.5 hours per party session
Sat/Sun Morning Session 9am - 12:30pm$200$180n/a
Sat/Sun Afternoon Session 1:30pm - 5pm$200$180n/a
Hire per hour (min 2 hours)$49$180n/a
Hire per exercise session (1.5 hours)$73.50$180n/a
Hire - up to 6 hours$196$180n/a
Community Groups, Not for profit
Hire per hour (min 2 hours)$41$180n/a
Hire - up to 6 hours$164$180n/a
Private Functions incl. Youth Event (13yrs - 25yrs)
Hire per hour (min 2 hours)$122$350$75 - $115
Hire - up to 6 hours$488$350$75 - $115
Cancellation Fees
Less than 28 days of Event100%n/an/a
Greater than 28 days of Event$70n/an/a


Use our Online Booking System to check availability and make a booking. We will contact you within 2 working days to confirm your details.

All hirers must agree to the Conditions of Hire (PDF).


Email your request to


Call 02 9391 7170 to check availability and make a tentative booking.

Additional information

Equipment and facilities available:

  • The Gunyah has kitchen facilities including a fridge, microwave, kettle and urn. There are tables (standard trestle table, Dimensions: 1830 (W) x 750 (D) x 730 (H) mm) and chairs available for use.
  • Room measures 17m x 5.5m
  • There is a small deck area at the rear of the building with ramp access.


  • Wheelchair ramp and access throughout the hall
  • Accessible toilet located outside hall adjacent to the building
  • Accessible parking
  • Adult change table

Parking: There is a small public parking area at the front of the hall.

Floorplan: See The Gunyah Floorplan


Venue Coordinator
Telephone: 9391 7170