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THE KO

Newtown, Victoria

About the Venue

THE KO is a multi-purpose event space, gallery and studio located in Newtown, Geelong. A blank canvas providing couples a chance to style to their own tastes.

Key details

Capacity
80 seated. 120 cocktail.
Region
Geelong and Bellarine Peninsula
Availability
All year round

Address & contact details

Address
1/14 Lambert Avenue
Newtown, VIC 3220
Phone
+613 4222 6110

Planning Essentials

Spaces available

Hire of THE KO for weddings includes the entire space to use as you wish: gallery space, courtyard and photography studio can be configured in a number of ways.

Wedding planning

The venue is happy to provide information on recommendations for suppliers and planning, for anything more in-depth, we can recommend a wedding planner/stylist.

Vendors

We have a list of non-exclusive preferences we can supply on request.

Timing and restrictions
Curfews & other restrictions

Music must be within EPA guidelines, and stop at 11pm.

Food and drinks
BYO caterer?

Yes.

BYO drinks?

Yes.

Table settings

Our space is a blank canvas, providing couples with the opportunity to style the space to their own particular taste. We can advise of recommended suppliers and suitable configurations that work best.

Furniture and equipment
  • 40 white chairs
  • 5 trestle tables
  • 60 glass vases
  • 80 wine/water tumblers
  • 80 champagne glasses

Support

Bump in/out

Bump in from 3pm Friday, bump out by 12pm Sunday.

These times can be altered pending availability on request.

Storage

Storage options can be provided on a case by case basis, please get in touch to discuss your specific requirements.

Clean-up

All items and rubbish must be removed by you on the evening of your wedding. A cleaning service is available at an additional charge.

Access

We are a wheelchair accessible building with one disabled carpark.

We have a large on-site carpark that can accommodate up to 15 cars, and plenty of unlimited parking on the road close by.

Dimensions
  • Gallery space: 13m x 4.2m, ceiling 6m+
  • Photography Studio: 7.1m x 8.6m, ceiling 4-8m
  • Courtyard: 29.5m x 5.5m
Security

Not required.

Insurance

All on-site vendors must provide evidence of their own public liability coverage.

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