Cafe Essay & Conference Centre


hospitality with social responsibility

Our Services
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Do you need a hall for your next event? Look no further!

Located in the heart of the Wollongong CBD and boasting a 600-guest theatre seating capacity, it's a huge space with high ceilings. Offering flexibility in room arrangements,  beautiful acoustics, customisable staging and state of the art AV equipment. This space is ideal for just about any large indoor event. 

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Offering a number of multipurpose training, meeting or function spaces for hire. Cafe Essay & Conference offer flexibility in size and room arrangements with training resources available for each space and optional, quality catering services. Whether it's your business' next training day, a larger meeting space or a private function, our venue can meet your needs.  

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Freshly prepared, high-quality food, delivered with great service every time. Cafe Essay is able to deliver to your function or your business. With over 20 platter options available and 8 salad varieties, our menu is suitable for your next meeting or function. 

After something a little different?

Contact us for a tailored menu.

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A modern cafe, close to the beach offering the best cafe cuisine at a great price. 

All day breakfast options, fresh bowls, burgers, locally roasted specialty coffee, juices, smoothies and more. Enjoy our delicious range of offerings in an inviting, cozy space. 

Private function bookings available.


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Cafe Essay and Conference is proudly operated by

The Salvation Army Wollongong