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The Mangatj Pavilion (formerly Community Shelter) is very popular for small children's parties (up to the age of 6) with access to all facilities. Attached to Biara Cafe and within the Ivey Watson Playground, this venue provides a large covered area with colourful painted murals, seating area and an inspiring atmosphere.

Take advantage of the healthy and tasty catering that Biara Cafe offers to make your planning easier. Alcohol is not permitted.

Ivey Watson Playground is specifically designed to cater for children under six; Poolgarla Parkland is best suited to older children.

Suited to
Social and family functions, community groups
Capacity
80 people
Parking
Parking directly outside venue (disabled bays available)
Access
Immediate access to venue via carpark off Kings Park Road
Toilets
Available on site, including parent room
Power
Available; stereos and PA systems are prohibited
Shelter
Available, suitable for children's parties up to the age of 6 only
Seating
Not provided; available for hire through Biara Cafe
Refreshments
Available on site at Biara Cafe
Barbecues
Available outside the fence at Poolgarla Parkland
Booking times
10.00 am - 12.00 pm or 2.00 - 4.00 pm daily
Bookings
Please contact Biara Cafe
Location
Poolgarla Family Area
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