Meeting Space - We have lots of available space for hire, evenings & weekends during the Summer holiday period.

Private Hire - We may be able to accommodate your event.


The Centre is in a very attractive setting beside South Norwood Lake and Park with a House, with office spaces and meeting rooms, and a large Pavilion Hall. This is an ideal venue for a wide range of activities including: residents meetings, training events, staff team away days and sport and leisure activities.

The Centre offers facilities for voluntary, charitable and community groups, and for commercial organizations. Groups engaged in Healthy Living activities are prioritized. It is available to hire from 8.00am - 11.00pm six days a week and on Sundays to 10.00pm. There is tea and coffee making facilities and users are welcome to bring food to the Centre.  A fridge, data projector, data screen, flipchart stand, and microwave are available on request. 

Waterside Centre is a community resource, so room hire charges are kept to a minimum; there is a sliding scale of charges depending on the duration of hire, size of space hired and type of activity and organization using the space. Smoking is not permitted inside the buildings.

Facilities at Waterside


What's on at Waterside

A wide variety of activities take place on a regular basis, including:   a social centre for older people,a community cafe focusing on children and family activities, a steel orchestra and leisure activities include cricket, sailing, martial arts, dancing, aerobics and pilates.

Click here for details of groups using the centre.