Welcome to The Iona

The Iona Precinct comprising of The Iona Performing Arts Centre, The Iona Sports Stadium and The SCAS Chapel, features a state of the art Theatre and Sports Stadium plus various conference and catering facilities making it an ideal multipurpose venue to host all professional and industry conferences, events, social gatherings and product launches.

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The facilities within The Iona Precinct are outstanding, with an exceptional aesthetic appeal and professional inclusions throughout. Completed in 2017, The Precinct provides opportunities for both community engagement and commercial use with the capacity to accommodate groups ranging from 1000+ in The Iona Sports Stadium, to smaller groups for more intimate events in The Iona Performing Arts Centre. The Precinct offers access to the very best facilities and professional support, making them perfect for your next event.

The Iona Performing Arts Centre
The Iona Performing Arts Centre serves the broader community’s co-curricular groups as well as offering the St Columba Anglian School and its community access to performing, rehearsal and conference spaces, working to enhance the schools reputation as a professional, lively and innovative Educational and Performing Arts leader.

The Iona Performing Arts Centre facilities on offer include:

  • The Iona Theatre, with seating capacity of 304
  • Vocal and Instrumental Rehearsal spaces
  • Dance and Drama Studios with changeroom facilities
  • A variety of Music Tutorial spaces
  • Onsite café and catering facilities

The SCAS Chapel
This space is used for music and dance performances, conferences, presentations, social events and more, including hosting weekly Chapel services, It comes equipped with a stage, projector and screen, plus a full audio sound desk. The space allows for a wide variety of room configurations ranging from banquet to classroom style and assures quality, professionalism and practicality for your next event.

The Iona Sports Stadium
The Iona Sports Stadium is a multipurpose facility used for various sporting events, basketball tournaments, conferences, tradeshows, functions and performances.

The Iona Sports Stadium facilities on offer include:

  • Two full-sized basketball courts with electronic scoreboards
  • A stage complete with audio-visual equipment
  • Full-size gymnasium
  • Separate office spaces


The Iona Precinct is located in Port Macquaire on the Mid North Coast of NSW. It’s situated within the grounds of St Columba Anglican School, adjoining the campus of Charles Sturt University, with close access to the Pacific Highway. The Precinct is centrally located between the CBD and the rapidly growing Innes Peninsula, which is part of Port Macquarie’s main Health and Education Precinct.

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