HBF Arena Kennedya Drive Joondalup WA 6027
Day Aquatic centre Fitness centre Crèche Café 
Monday - Thursday 5.30am - 8.00pm 5.30am - 9.00pm 8.15am - 1.00pm 7.30am - 5.00pm 
Friday 5.30am - 8.00pm 5.30am - 8.00pm 8.15am - 1.00pm 7.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday 6.00am - 6.00pm 6.00am - 6.00pm 8.15am - 12.00pm 7.30am - 5.00pm
Sunday 8.00am - 5.00pm

8.00am - 2.00pm

8.00am - 5.00pm (from 6 Oct)

CLOSED 8.30am - 4.00pm

On public holiday or during holiday periods the venue may be closed or opening times may differ, visit the public holiday hours page for up to date information. 

HBF Arena

Kennedya Drive Joondalup WA 6027

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Public transport

HBF Arena is approximately 1km from the Joondalup railway station, about 15 minutes by foot. Buses run regularly from the train station and surrounding suburbs.


There are 1000 parking spaces at the venue including disabled and motorbike bays. Bicycle racks are located by the entrance to secure your bike. A parking fee may apply during major events.

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Kennedya Drive Joondalup WA 6027


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Wow your students and ensure they have a school ball to remember at one of Perth's most superior school ball venues. 

We will work with you every step of the way to bring to life the vision you have for your magical night through stylish theming and premium food and beverage. 

Our indoor main arena caters for intimate evenings of 500 guests right up to large events hosting 2000 people.  With a floating silk roof, black wall drapes, carpeting, and mood lighting the space is the perfect blank canvas ready to be transformed into your theme of choice. To bring your theme to life we work with a team of highly skilled suppliers and kick things up a notch using lighting and projection, turning your chosen theme into an extravagant display by projecting fantastic effects onto our roof unlike you will experience anywhere else.  

We've created a huge variety of uniquely themed balls in our time and pride ourselves on our ability to go above and beyond. Some of our most popular include: 

  • Winter Wonderland
  • Secret Garden
  • Roaring 20s / Gatsby
  • Underwater World
  • Life-Sized Monopoly Board
  • Las Vegas Casino
  • Arabian Night

Alternatively you are welcome to provide your own theming and we can help point you in the right direction. Some of our preferred suppliers include:

We know that in addition to incredible theming, delicious food and beverages are highly important too. Our team of in-house chefs will work within your requirements to put together a delicious menu and your dedicated function manager will provide you with beverage options such as specialty mocktails to suit your chosen theme. 

To ensure your school ball is an absolute success from start to finish we will work with you every step of the way, providing you with recommendations and advice to help minimise the stress that often comes with organising a large event.

There is always competition for some dates, in particular weekends and during March and April (school ball season) and August and September (Christmas party time).

Complete the enquiry form below and book your date now if you don’t want to miss out! 

Sample school ball package

Tailored packages are available to suit your needs or budget. Our most popular package is the best deal in Perth and includes:

  • Full event coordination
  • Venue hire
  • Choice of 3 course plated or buffet menu
  • Mocktails on arrival
  • Unlimited soft drinks
  • Substantial theming package
  • Personalised invites
  • Linen including chair covers (in your choice of colour)
  • Premium lighting and sound
  • AV equipment
  • DJ for the night
  • Entertainers
  • Dancefloor
  • Security guards
  • Personalised menus, seating plans and floor plans
  • Free parking
  • Dedicated teachers lounge

Please note: There is some flexibility to our package services if you are looking at extensive catering, have a large number of guests or multiple dates. Please enquire further for more details.

Sample buffet menu

Cold canapé items:

  • Tomato and olive bruchetta, whipped feta
  • Prosciutto wrapped smoked chicken and celeriac roulade

Hot canapé options:

  • Fish & chips - potato fondant, snapper bites
  • Moroccan lamb pies

Buffet main course
Meat dishes:

  • Roast pork collar, caramelised apple, jus
  • Bourgogne braised beef cheek, celeriac pure
  • Lemon & thyme baked chicken breast

Vegetarian dishes:

  • Spinach & ricotta tortelini
  • Panache or seasonal vegetables
  • Classic potato gratin


  • Make your own caesar
  • Moroccan rocket and cous cous

Table dessert buffet:

  • Chocolate mousse
  • Lemon tartlet
  • Chocolate eclair
  • Caramel tartlet
  • Vanilla cheesecake

Sample plated menu

Entrée (Shared platters)

  • Antipasto platter
  • Quince, marinated olives, nuts
  • Breads plate

Main (Alternate drop)

  • Roast scotch fillet of beef, potato boulangere
  • Slow baked tomato & prosciutto filled chicken breast


  • Key lime tart
  • Vanilla bean & citrus pannacotta

Enquire about your Function

Complete an enquiry about booking any of our function spaces and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. Call our functions team direct on 9441 8204 if your query is urgent.