The Les Reardon Reserve and Bywong Hall are made available for the benefit of all residents as a community recreational and meeting facility. The facility is owned by the Palerang Shire Council, and a committee of Council and local users maintains the facilities – the Les Reardon Reserve Facility Management Committee. The membership of the Committee includes representatives from the Bywong Community Association, Geary’s Gap Pony Club, the local Landcare Group and other residents of Bywong.


Bywong Hall and the Les Reardon Reserve

Information, map and booking details for the Bywong Hall and Les Reardon Reserve that is located in Birriwa Road, Bywong.

The Reserve is used by the local Pony Club and is the venue for the Bywong Community Car Boot Sale which is held on the last Sunday of the month of March. The Hall itself is available for hire and many of the Bywong Community activities are held there such as the annual Trivia Night and the Bywong Car Boot Sale.

The Hall has cooking facilities and there is ample parking at the rear of the building. The capacity of the Hall is around 50 for seated dinners and meetings and 75-100 for standing functions.


The hiring of the Hall is done through the Les Reardon Reserve Management Committee.

  • Current hiring charge is $95 per half day, $150 for full day hire or casual hire (less than 2hours) $25. No hiring is permitted after midnight. Clean up must be done before midnight. Hall not hired out for teenage parties such as 18th and 21st. More information can be found on the booking form.
  • Use of the dressage arena for riding instruction, located to the North-West of the Hall, may be arranged directly with the Geary’s Gap Pony Club. The community arena is available for anyone to use without booking or fee, and is located South-East of the Hall.


Hire of Les Reardon Reserve & Hall
Inclusive $
Pony Club -per annum
600 yes
Local Group Hire of Hall and Reserve
-Car Boot Sale, Gymkhanas
(per event)
150 yes
Local Group Hire of Hall and Reserve
-Bywong Community Association, Landcare, Pony Club, View Club (Meeting Fees per
180 yes
Casual Hire of Hall (Full Day) 155 yes
Casual Hire of Hall (Half Day or Evening) 95 yes
Bond -Full Day



Bond – Half Day
150 no
Casual Hire of Hall (less than 2 hours) 25

A refundable bond is payable at the time of booking, $150 for half day hire and $300 for full day hire. Should any cleaning, repairs or replacement of broken items be required at the end of the hire period, that part of the bond required to pay for such cleaning or damage will not be refunded.

Fees for organisations using the Hall for regular meetings may be negotiated. Further information about the terms and conditions will be provided on request.

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