Temporary Staging

Council has two staging options available for loan to not-for-profit organisations, charities and community groups for use at community events.

The use of this staging is subject to the following conditions:

  • The event must take place within the Darwin municipality
  • The hirer must acknowledge support from City of Darwin (such as a banner)
  • The event must be non-commercial in nature and open to the community to attend
  • The hirer must have public liability insurance not less than $20,000,000.00
  • The equipment cannot be loaned until the hire agreement, deposit return form, public liability insurance certificate of currency and payment have all been provided to Council
  • Staging is not to be left unattended on an unsecured site

Council’s event equipment is in high demand during peak seasons so early bookings are advisable. For more information, or to check availability of the staging please contact Customer Service on 8930 0556 or darwin@darwin.nt.gov.au.

Stage Kit Trailer

Hire fee - $300 (+ $500 deposit)*

The stage kit trailer is a box trailer containing eight (8) 1200 x 2400mm panels, stairs, an access ramp and a several sets of removable legs allowing the stage to be set up at between 150mm and 900mm high. Delivery and set up of this stage during 8am and 4pm weekdays is included in the hire fee. Out of hours delivery and set up can be negotiated for a fee.

* The deposit is fully refunded with the safe return of the staging.

Aluminium Staging

Hire fee - $69/panel (+ $1020 deposit)*

The aluminium staging consists of (5) 1200 x 2400mm panels fixed at 440mm high. These panels may be collected and transported by the hirer. The aluminium staging can be collected from Council’s Operations Centre in Bishop Street between 8:30am and 4:00pm weekdays.

* The deposit is fully refunded with the safe return of the staging.