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Hoyts Carnegie

Venue Summary
Name Hoyts Carnegie
Address 14-18 Woorayl Street, Murrumbeena, Victoria 3163
Operation Dates 1920-01-01 - 1958-12-31
Capacity 873
Suburban/Country Suburb
Purpose Cinema
Screens 1
Venue Comments

1980, HeraldMay 27-- photograph of Carnegie taken in 1926. The theatre was built in 1920 and used as an ice skating rink from 1924-1927. Sound was installed in 1935. It is now to let.

Venue: Other Information
Now offices

Cinema & Theatre Historical Society 1997, Cinema index : Melbourne cinemas, suburban cinemas, Victorian drive-ins. CATHS, Victoria.

Film Weekly, Film Weekly: motion picture directory, Film Weekly, Sydney. 1946/7-1958/9

Film screenings advertised in The Herald until Jan 1959

Kerr, N 1999, 'Carnegie Theatre memories' CinemaRecord, Cinema and Theatre Historical Society Victoria, no. 26, p. 22.

Tulloch, K 1999, 'Carnegie Theatre' CinemaRecord Cinema and Theatre Historical Society Victoria, no. 26, p. 20.

Venue Events
Event Date Name of Venue Address Latitude /
Capacity Suburban Purpose Screens
1920-01-01 Hoyts Carnegie 14-18 Woorayl Street
Victoria 3163
873 Suburb Cinema 1