Join the thousands of performers and promoters who have presented sold-out events at Riverside Theatres.

As the première theatre venue in Western Sydney for live performances, music concerts and special events, Riverside plays a central role in the social and cultural life of Western Sydney. Riverside is located in the Parramatta Entertainment Precinct, Western Sydney’s hub of live performance, cinemas, restaurants, bars, cafes and hotel and plays host to the city’s vibrant night-life.

Riverside boasts state-of-the-art production facilities and a ‘total event’ management team including backstage and technical crew, front-of-house and hospitality staff. Riverside offers arts presenters and music promoters a choice of venues and services to suit every need.

Since its opening in 1988, the success of Riverside has been measured by the calibre of Australian and international performances that have been staged within its walls. With a history of sell-out musicals, plays, ballets, operas and concerts, Riverside has an unrivalled reputation for providing the right mix of location, space, service and venue.

Hiring Information

Riverside provides an unique and versatile venue for any function including conferences, meetings, banquets, product launches, lectures, exhibitions, theatrical presentations and promotions. Please contact Riverside Theatres on (02) 8839 3353 for details about venue hire. Download the 2020/2021 Riverside Theatres HIRE GUIDE.

Please note these numbers are currently being reviewed as we change over to new seating in each venue. Please check with staff for the latest updates. This page will be updated soon.


Theatre Seated Classroom Cocktails Dinner
Riverside Theatre 761 n/a n/a n/a
Lennox Theatre 213 120 180 150
Raffertys Theatre 84 30 90 50
Courtyard n/a n/a 400 250
Foyer n/a n/a 300 150