Welcome to the Balcairn Public Hall

About the Balcairn Public Hall

This quaint country hall sits alongside the railway at Five Corners, Balcairn on the Rangiora/Amberley Road, 15 minutes from Amberley or from Rangiora.

Built in 1926 this hall has seen it all! After years of neglect it has risen like the phoenix over the last 10 years as a result of love and commitment by its local residents, concert supporters and fundraisers and stands ready to welcome all comers and be of service to the community.


80 seated at tables, or 120 seated in rows, or 150 standing - 150 chairs, 10 tables,


Heatpumps, entry ramp and accessible toilets.

Staging, lighting, speaker system and floral decoration is available by arrangement

The hall has a well equipped kitchen including fridge/freezer, 2 ovens, microwave, vacuum cleaner, table cloths, cutlery, 150 cups, plates, First Aid kit, emergency light, fire blanket, 2 x hotwater systems, and much more...

It is the closest venue to the Balcairn Cemetery and ideal for funeral gatherings.

Bookings are essential click here for more.

A typical enthusiastic audience!