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Newhaven College is proud to share its stunning grounds and facilities with our local community. Our facilities can be used by Sporting Clubs, Art Exhibitors and Conference Organisers. Please read and complete the document below for hire.


Newhaven College’s gym is located near the front entry of school, making it easily accessible during and outside school hours. There is plenty of parking, with the opportunity to expand parking areas if required. The facility itself contains two full-size basketball/netball courts, with a central divider if required. The change rooms and toilets provide plenty of space for teams. The space also includes a small gym with weights and treadmill. The facility also has excellent lighting, sound system for announcements or commentary, plus a large screen with projector.

  • Two courts
  • Change rooms/toilets
  • Gym equipment
  • Parking


The beautifully maintained oval provides for AFL matches and cricket pitch, as well as other sporting activities. It is closely located near the gym with change rooms and viewing platform.

  • Oval and cricket pitch
  • Change rooms/toilets in pavilion

Soccer Pitch

Our well maintained full-size grass soccer pitch near gym receives rave reviews from visiting teams. The gym's change rooms/toilets are available for use.

  • Single soccer pitch
  • Change rooms/toilets in gym

Hockey Pitch

Hockey needs a well-maintained pitch, and our full-size grass hockey pitch near gym has everything you need, with change rooms/toilets.

  • Hockey Pitch
  • Change rooms/toilets in gym

Tennis Courts

Located near the gym facilities, the 12 full-size tennis courts, with surround netting.

  • 12 Tennis Courts
  • Change rooms/toilets in gym

Cricket Nets

Three cricket nets are available for cricket practice.

  • 3 Cricket nets
  • Change rooms/toilets in gym


On the east side of the oval stands the school pavilion which includes the school canteen. This space can be hired for events outside of school hours. The facilities include food preparation areas, refrigeration, bain-maries, tea and coffee making facilities including espresso machine.

  • Large indoor venue with kitchen facilities
  • Change rooms and toilets downstairs

The Collect – Middle School Multipurpose Area

The heart of the Middle School is The Collect, which is a large multi-purpose indoor open space. The space includes 4 screens for displays, plus a sound system. Chairs can be hired for lecture-style arrangements or include tables for a more relaxed setup. There are no catering facilities in this venue, but food and drinks can be brought in if required.

  • Multi-purpose area
  • Tables and chairs can be hired
  • Toilets
  • Screens and sound system

Food Technology Area

Our state-of-the-art food tech area provides expansive food preparation space and numerous ovens. For use outside of school times.

  • Food preparation area
  • Ovens
  • Refrigeration

Lecture Theatre

Located in the Senior School, this agora-style lecture theatre seats around 200 people. The simple design has the seating in a semi-circular layout, with the stage below the seating areas.

  • Agora-style seating on stepped platforms
  • Toilets

Performing Arts Wing (PAW)

The stunning Performing Arts Wing, completed in 2022, has three main areas for hire outside of school times.

Black Box Theatre

This intimate theatre allows for an audience of 120 seated at the back of the theatre. Performers access the stage directly from the dressing rooms. The theatre is closed and dark, providing an excellent atmosphere for music or theatrical performances. Sound, lights and music can be provided.

Rehearsal Hall 

This large, sun-filled space provides the perfect venue for musical performances. The space can be set up with lecture-style seating to watch performances. The bespoke round window provides an open, warm atmosphere. The venue also includes a grand piano and access to the dressing rooms.

PAW Foyer 

Used for art displays, social functions or musical performances, the foyer space is open and light. With easy access to the box office for drinks and catering this is the perfect social space.

  • Box Office – space to sell tickets, serve drinks or provide catering
  • Toilets
  • Backstage dressing rooms/toilets for performers