When is General Public open?

Sunday to Thursday: 11am – 11pm
Friday to Saturday: 11am – Late


We will open outside of regular hours for large group bookings or private events. Please email katrina@generalpublic.com.au for more information and to book your function.


Do you serve alcohol?

Yes! We have a fully licensed bar and a spacious indoor beer garden where you can enjoy a selection of beers, wines and cocktails.


Can I bring outside food and drinks into General Public?

We do not allow outside food and drinks to be brought into General Public, with the exception of baby food and children’s water bottles. 


Do you cater for special dietary requirements?

We are an allergy aware venue and cater for various dietary requirements; please just let our staff know of any intolerances or allergies prior to ordering.


Do you have baby change facilities and high chairs?

You’ll find a dedicated baby change room near the toilets, comfortable couches for feeding and high chairs for little ones.


Do you have air conditioning and heating?

Our venue is fully air-conditioned and heated, making it the perfect place for year-round fun.




Do I have to wear special shoes for bowling?

Yes, to protect the surfaces of our lanes and to help you bowl more strikes, all bowlers are required to wear special bowling shoes. Our friendly team will help fit your shoes upon arrival to ensure the perfect fit.


How long does one game of bowling take to complete?

On average, a game of bowling takes around 10 minutes per person. So, if you have a group of six people, your game will last approximately 1 hour.


How many people can bowl per lane?

The maximum we allow per lane is 6 people. If you have a larger group, please speak to our team about booking adjacent lanes.


Can I do bowling and arcade games?

Yes, you can add on arcade games either before or after your bowling.




Do I have to pay a deposit to secure my child’s birthday party booking?

Yes, we require a $100 deposit to secure your booking with the remainder paid on the day.


What’s the minimum number of children needed for a party?

Our packages are based on a minimum of six children attending the party (including the birthday child). You can bring less guests but please note that our minimum charge will apply.