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City Recital Hall Members enjoy benefits such as discounts and pre-sales to a huge range of concerts throughout the year, waived transaction fees, invitations to exclusive Member events, a complimentary tea or coffee and a biscuit at all City Recital Hall Presents lunchtime events, discounts at our bars, our what's on calendars mailed directly to you and ​dining deals at a variety of restaurants close to the Hall.

See below for details. 

Image: Poppy Burnett (City Recital Hall Members enjoying a backstage tour of the Hall, October 2017)

Waived transaction fees

Members don't need to pay any transaction fees when booking online or over the phone. Ensure you are logged in with your Membership account when booking online or if you're booking over the phone, quote your Membership number to one of our friendly Box Office staff. 

Discounts at City Recital Hall Bars

Members get a 10% discount at the City Recital Hall bars for food and beverages. Simply show your Membership card when purchasing your items. 

Member Events

Supporters' Lounge

We invite Members to join us in our Supporters' Lounge prior to select events. The lounge will be open on Level 3 an hour before the performance. Members must present their concert ticket and members card upon arrival and guests attending with them must present their ticket. ​If the upper foyers are not open when you arrive you are able to take the lifts directly to Level 3. 

Concert Discounts


Complimentary tea and coffee and a biscuit

In 2020, the City Recital Hall Presents lunchtime events include A Little Lunch Music series and This Sounds Like Science series. Prior to these events, Members can claim a complimentary tea or coffee and a biscuit from the Level One bar from 11.30am.

This offer is not valid at any other events or matinees performances. Please show your current Membership card to redeem this offer. 

Dining Deals For City Recital Hall Members

China Lane

China Lane

Present your membership card and receive a complimentary glass of sparkling wine when ordering the exclusive $45 per person pre-theatre banquet at China Lane (non-alcoholic options also available). Pre-theatre reservations are available between 6pm and 6.30pm (from 5.30pm on Saturdays).
Bookings: 02 9232 0188 or



Felix offers our Members an exclusive pre- and post-show menu: $55 for a two course or $63 for a three course prix fixe menu plus a glass of house red or Chandon. This offer is available to City Recital Hall Members with a valid ticket for that night. Bookings are recommended.
Bookings: 02 9240 3000 or

Long Chim Sydney

Long Chim Sydney

City Recital Hall Members receive a complimentary glass of house wine when ordering a pre- and post-theatre $45 menu, which is offered between 5pm and 6.30pm and after any performance. Members must present their membership card and walk ins are welcome.
Bookings on 02 9223 7999 or



Present your membership card and receive a complimentary glass of wine, white or red, when ordering the pre-theatre $55 per person menu for two plus people featuring all of the Mercado favourites. Booking times are best made for 5.30pm and 5.45pm allowing time for dining and a departure between 7pm and 7.15pm.
Bookings: 02 9221 6444 or