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New Glenhuntly / Glenhuntly

Venue Summary
Name New Glenhuntly / Glenhuntly
Address 787 Glenhuntly Road, Glenhuntly, Victoria 3163
Operation Dates 1926-10-01 - 1959-08-13
Capacity 1252
Suburban/Country Suburb
Purpose Cinema
Screens 1
Venue Comments

Other Information
Spanish influence, now a Safeway -CATHS

Played the Hoyts circuit

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. 1946/7-1958/59

Kennedy, G & Miller, B 1999 'Hoyts New Glenhuntly' CinemaRecord Cinema and Theatre Historical Society Victoria, no. 26, pp. 8-12

The Sun 1960, 'Squashed Out', 7 April, p. 23

1959, 'Of out theatres' , TV Week August 13, p.7 "Five more suburban theatre will close this week- bringing the total number of Victorian theatres to flicker out since the advent of TV to 70"

Venue Events
Event Date Name of Venue Address Latitude /
Capacity Suburban Purpose Screens
1926-10-01 New Glenhuntly 787 Glenhuntly Road
Victoria 3163

1252 Suburb Cinema 1