Eureka Public Hall, NSW, Bundjalung Country
Eureka Public Hall stands on the traditional lands of the Bundjalung land of the Widjabul People.
Eureka has a rich history of farming traditions, hard work and a caring and supportive community. Built in 1906, the Eureka Hall all has witnessed many community celebrations and commemorations. Young men were fare-welled from the hall to fight battles in distant lands, and welcomed on their safe return. A journey down memory lane reveals local people converging on the hall by horse and sulky, enjoying a meal, discussing world matters and all that communities enjoy and celebrate and then dancing the night away. Today the hall remains the hub of the community hosting the day to day events that bring us together. The families who built the hall and their descendants have been the custodians of the hall for more than one hundred years. Newcomers, those who have settled in the area during the last fifty years, bring a vital energy to the community. In more recent years the hall has attracted people from far and wide and is especially sought after as a wedding venue. The hall is in a truly beautiful setting with its backdrop of the Night Cap Ranges.
Preserving history is so important in a world that is becoming consumed by technology and high density living. This simple and iconic wooden hall in Eureka is maintained in immaculate condition by a dedicated community who celebrate the lives of those who made sacrifices to build it and to leave it in perpetuity for those who follow. We are looking forward to welcoming The Festival Of Small Halls and those who venture into our community to enjoy the sound of good music, great food and an air of celebration.
Opening the show will be local act Angus Thurgate!
Angus Thurgate, is a Bangalow local and a man who wears many hats … as an international model, tugboat driver and as a poet. He is the akubra wearing host of the Bush Poets comp every year at the Bangalow show.
Eureka’s very own Maverick Jack Catering will be catering the evening.
Meatball sub – $15
Homemade braised beef meatballs in a rich caramelised fennel and onion gravy with provolone cheese
Pulled pork brioche – $15
Slow cooked pork shoulder in a tangy spiced bbq sauce, crisp apple slaw and horseradish mayo
VG Spicy crumbed cauliflower burger – $15
Twice cooked cauliflower w charred corn and quinoa salsa w a chipotle mayo
Kids versions $7
Sides – $7
Bowl of onions ring w dirty sauce
*All made with love and can also be made without gluten and dairy
A Bar Service will be available at the Hall as well.
Festival of Small Halls returns to Eureka on Sunday, 20 November 2022 with Inn Echo and Sam Buckingham.
Tickets are priced at:
Full Admission – $30
Concession Admission (Pensioners, Health Care Card Holder, Student) – $25
Child Admission (Aged 16 and Under – Must be accompanied by an adult) – $10
Click here to purchase tickets.
Doors Open 6.30pm
Show Starts 7.00pm
Festival of Small Halls events take place in venues operating under an approved NSW Health Covid Safe Event Checklist, and has stringent Workplace Health and Safety requirements for all travelling artists and crew. Under the terms and conditions of all events, you must not attend if you have any symptoms of Covid-19.
Please do your bit to protect others and keep your community safe.