Host an Event in Crown St Mall

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Looking for a highly visible place to run your next promotion or event?

Crown Street Mall and Globe Lane are centrally located in the Wollongong CBD, and are user-friendly, versatile spaces. The Mall features a small stage and expansive paved areas that are open to the public both day and night. We welcome and encourage a range of activities in the Mall, including events, festivals, performances, promotions, and fundraising activities.

How to apply to host an event or activity:

For guidance on the types of activities permitted in the Mall, and classifications of activities, take a look through our Mall Activity Policy.

Consider and plan for the COVID-safe management of your event. For current information on restrictions for events or gatherings visit NSW Health:

When you're ready, apply online.

Before you can apply, you need to log in or register in Wollongong City Council's Online Services system.

Once you are logged in, select Lodge an Application, then Use of Public Land, and City Centre Events and Festivals.

If you're hosting a Promotional or Fundraising Activity, select Lodge an Application, then Use of Public Land, and City Centre Promotions/Fundraising/Community Information.


To discuss holding an activity in Crown Street Mall, please contact our City Centre Management Team on 4227 7111 or email
For more useful information on holding an event in Wollongong, check out the helpful Wollongong Events Toolkit.