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Albany CBD Precinct

The Albany CBD (Central Business District) Precinct includes the Town Square and Alison Hartman Gardens.

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Albany Town Square

Situated in the heart of the City you will find Albany Town Square and Alison Hartman Gardens. This modern and vibrant central space is for the whole community to enjoy. Both spaces are intended as an informal community space as well as prime location for community gatherings and events.

The Town Squares is nestled between the historic Albany Town Hall, Albany Public Library and Albany Visitor Centre. Facilities include power, water, multi pole banners, flood lighting, public ablutions and an outdoor performance stage. It is a safe urban space that can be used both day and night.

Alison Hartman Gardens

Alison Hartman Gardens is rich in Albany culture and heritage. The space contains an amphitheatre, power, water, terraced event space, multi pole banners, flood lighting, Mokare Gardens, pathways, furniture and feature lighting installed to create a large inviting space for a variety of events.

Redevelopment of Alison Hartman Gardens in 2019 was made possible through the generous support of Lotterywest.

Booking the CBD Precinct

The CBD Princint Grounds, CBD Banner Poles and the Precinct Lights each have different terms and conditions and separate application forms. Please select from the heading below for more information.

Booking CBD Precinct Grounds 

To book the Town Square or Alison Hartman Gardens for a community event, please use this form;

Albany CBD Precinct Grounds Booking Form

Albany CBD Precinct Grounds Booking Terms and Conditions

Booking CBD Banner Poles

To book CBD Banner Poles, please Click Here

Booking CBD Precinct Lights

The City of Albany can shine a light on your event or campaign by activating the feature lighting located in the heart of the City at our Town Square and Alison Hartman Gardens. 

The event or campaign can be of a sporting, cultural, community or tourism-related nature.

If you are unsure about whether your event or campaign is eligible to apply, please contact the events team for further information at [email protected]

To book the lights for the Town Square or Alison Hartman Gardens please Click Here

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can Apply?

Booking will be considered from charitable and non-profit organisations promoting a significant event or appeal that:

  • Is recognised nationally or internationally
  • May be of significance and or benefit to Albany

The City of Albany has the discretion to accept, amend or reject applications for use of the lighting. You will be notified of any changes via email.

What days can I book for?

All days are available to book except for City of Albany annual events, including dates and times for maintenance servicing. The booking officer can advise on availability on request.

How do I apply?

What are the fees and charges?

Fees and charges are currently under review. Please confirm with the booking officer on request.