With its boutique size, extensive facilities and let's call it rustic charm, NMI has carved out a growing rep as an intimate performance venue with exquisite acoustics.


Seating around about 100 (actually, it's probably 95 or so but we always seem to squeeze a few more in) in the comfortable ambience of cabaret style tables and chairs, where you can share a bottle of wine or a charcuterie board while you enjoy the show, the hall has played host to a variety of performers - from theatre productions by the Mount Players & Castlemaine Theatre Co. to sold out shows by acclaimed musicians such as UK folk  sensation Martha Tilston and legendary Go-Between Robert Forster.


Internationally respected 12 string guitarist Matt Fagen wowed us with virtuoso playing and some spectacular flamenco dancing. Comedy fans have been treated to A-list servings of Denise Scott, Fiona O'Loughlin, Lawrence Mooney, Jeff Green, and the hilarious Frank Woodley.

With high quality audio-visual facilities and a giant 3.5m wide screen, the hall  also presents movies and hosts live broadcasts of the AFL Grand Final and Melbourne Cup.


With regular shows planned throughout the year, locals and visitors can look forward to more sensational acts in the very near future.

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Phone:  Mark 0477 993 338


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Martha Tilston

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