Ebdale Community Hub and Learning Centre

Ebdale Community Hub is a child and family friendly venue that is home to a number of community organisations and service providers. The Hub offers seven self-managed spaces for casual or long term hire suitable for playgroups, community activities, meetings, workshops, education, training, and cultural programs.

Contact Details

Location: Map
20 Ebdale Street
Frankston
P.
 03  9293 7102
E. ebdale@frankston.vic.gov.au

Office Hours

Monday to Friday from 9am to 5pm  
Closed Public Holidays

Getting There

Ebdale Community Hub is 700 metres from Frankston Station, which is approximately a 10 minute walk. Alternatively, the Hub is one stop from Frankston Station on Bus 832.

Parking

Limited 4 hour onsite parking is available including 3 disabled parking spots. Temporary Visitor Parking Permits are available from reception if staying longer then 4 hours.

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Community Organisations based at Ebdale Hub

Programs and Workshops

  • Auslan Sign Language Classes
  • Community Kitchen
  • First Aid Training
  • Frankston Toy Library
  • Frankston Writer Block
  • Fresh Entertainment
  • Impact Volunteering
  • Kindergarten Registrations
  • Life’s Little Treasures Playgroup
  • Look Good, Feel Better Workshops
  • Meeting And Play Room Hire
  • Peninsula Community Wig Centre
  • St John Ambulance Youth And Adult Volunteering
  • Totally Awesome Parenting Playgroup
  • Youth Recording Studio

Venue Hire

Ebdale Community Hub and Learning Centre has seven spaces available for community hire. 

Training Room

The Training Room is a bright and spacious room with a projector and screen, with windows overlooking a courtyard garden area. The 96 square meters room is suitable for community meetings, workshops and training programs.

Configuration

  • Lecture style: 60 people
  • U-Shape: 22 people

Milpara Room

The Milpara Room is a large sunny room suitable for community groups, workshops and training . The 108 square meter room includes with a smart TV that can only be used as a projector and adjoining Commercial Kitchen.

Configuration

  • Lecture style: 100 people
  • U-Shape: 15 people

The Community, Commercial Kitchen and Milpara Rooms are adjoining and be hired together.

Community Room

The Community Room is a large, self-contained bright room with a kitchenette overlooking the community garden. The 90 square meter room is suitable for community programs, meetings, training and workshops.

A projector is available upon request. Please advise at the time of booking.

Configuration

  • Lecture style: 60 people
  • U-Shape: 18 people

The Community, Commercial Kitchen and Milpara Rooms are adjoining and be hired together.

Commercial Kitchen

This functional 45.5 square meter Commercial Kitchen is available for community cooking and training programs. Its not suitable for commercial businesses.

The Kitchen includes:

  • Bain marie with ample bench space for serving
  • Dishwasher
  • Exhaust fan
  • Limited utensils and cooking supplies (i.e. pots and pans)
  • Multi stoves
  • Two ovens
  • Walk in cool room

We recommend that you visit the site before your booking.

The Community, Commercial Kitchen and Milpara Rooms are adjoining and be hired together.

Play Room

Our bright and spacious Play Room has an indoor play area with adjoining outdoor area. Suitable for support groups, facilitated playgroups, and education or training programs.

The Play Room includes:

  • Art and craft area
  • Change facilities 
  • High chairs
  • Outdoor garden with a large sandpit
  • Playground and a shaded area
  • Self-contained kitchen (with a child safe gate)
  • Tables and chairs
  • Toddler toilets

The Play Room also has an indoor play area which features an art and craft area as well as a library and a selection of toys. The outdoor garden has a large sandpit, a playground and a shaded area.

Please Note: The Play Room is not a Child Care or Day Care service and not available for social gatherings such as playgroups or parties.

Visit the Playgroup page for a list of current playgroups in Frankston City

The Lounge

During the day, the Lounge is a large sunny communal space that consists of two large tables and 16 chairs, three sofas and a kitchen. It is a great space to hold a relaxed meeting. At night, the Lounge becomes a private space.

Configuration

  • Lounge Room Style: 40 people

Small Meeting Room (Office)

The Small Meeting Room is a private office size meeting room located near reception with a small table and four chairs. The room is ideal for meetings, interviews and planning sessions.

Configuration

  • Office style: 4 people

Cancellations of Venue Hire

Please notify The Hub in writing 7 days prior to your booking date if you wish change or cancel your booking.  Within 7 days notice will occur a fee.

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