Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do you book the Hall Pavilion?
Select the 'Pavilion Hire' button on our home page. You will find a Fact Sheet about the pavilion, hire conditions and a hire agreement form - all downloadable.
Q. Is there a Bus service to and from Hall?
There is one daily service provided by Transborder Express to Civic.
Please see their website for current timetable.
Telephone: (02) 6241 0033
There is no ACTION bus service to Hall.
Q. Where do you book the Hall Showground?
Department of Territory and Municipal Services,
PO Box 352, Civic Square ACT 2608
Telephone: (02) 6207 5141
Q. Who do I contact to join the Hall Community Fire Unit?
Bob Richardson is the CFU Team Leader. Hall is one of 40 CFU's set up across the ACT after the disastrous fires of 2003. Contact Bob on 0407 071 245.
Q. How did Hall get its name?
Henry Hall, J.P. was given a grant of 3,492 acres of land in the vicinity of what is now Hall, in 1833. He built a property on this land which he named 'Charnwood', where he and his wife Mary (nee Fisher) had a family of ten children. Henry Hall had been employed by the Australian Agricultural Company when he arrived in NSW in 1823. He was born in Loughborough, England. [ ref: 'Memories of Hall', Leon R Smith, A Roebuck Book, Canberra, 1975]
Q. Is there a Justice of the Peace in Hall?
Tony Morris JP
Business telephone (M) 0427 302 317
Home telephone (02) 6230 2317