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Palmerston Recreation Centre

Council is excited to extend 'free facility hire' and 'open spaces available for community hire until June 2023, with the exemption that private/ business use to be charged as per City of Palmerston's published Fees and Charges 

City of Palmerston adheres to the Northern Territory Government guidelines minimum distance of 1.5m and maximum number of people at any one time. Council will require a copy of your COVID-19 Safety Plan checklist which you can apply for here.

The Palmerston Recreation Centre is conveniently located in the city centre, adjacent to the Palmerston Library and Goyder Square (11 the Boulevard, Palmerston City).

It has two large community rooms (including lighting and air-conditioning) and two stadium courts (with or without lighting and air-conditioning) available to hire daily from 6.00am to 10.45pm. 

Facilities and amenities

  • Two large community rooms
  • Two large courts
  • First aid room
  • Male, female and disabled access toilets
  • Showers and change rooms
  • Lighting
  • Staging
  • Scoreboard


Facilities at the Palmerston Recreation Centre are available to book online.                  

Facilities are free to hire, with a refundable bond of $125.00 required for all bookings.

Bookings require 24 hour notice. Bookings cannot be made on a Friday or Saturday for that weekend.

For re-occurring bookings, contact the Centre on (08) 8935 9975 or email prior to completing an online booking to check the times and dates you require is available.