Live Event

It’s easy to calculate the fee for the hire of a PA system for your event. Our fee is simply based on the size of the system required and the duration of your event.

Alternately, if you would prefer to receive a customised or fixed price quote, please give us a call on 03 8548 7801 or contact us by email: events@abpaudio.com.au

See our equipment page for more detail of each system.


Compact PA System
From $250 per day (inc. any GST) : Plus $49 per hour onsite
Includes delivery, setup and operation by an experienced audio engineer

Our compact but powerful full-range PA systems are ideal for indoor and outdoor public events, corporate events, school activities, speech nights, weddings, church groups, duos, trios, small bands etc. Please see our Equipment page for full details of the equipment available in this package.

Important Information:
• Please allow 60 minutes for setup and 45 minutes for pack up of the compact PA
• Each compact PA system includes an experienced onsite audio engineer
• A cancellation less than 7 days prior to the event will incur the $250 base hire fee


Medium PA System
From $500 per day (inc. any GST) : Plus $49 per hour onsite
Includes delivery, setup and operation by an experienced audio engineer

Our Medium PA system delivers over 7500 watts RMS of front of house power. It is ideal for larger indoor and moderate outdoor events, original & cover bands, rock/funk bands, etc. Our Presonus StudioLive 32 Digital Mixing console with iPad remote, coupled with many amplifier channels and wedges delivers six independent foldback mixes if required. The system is also capable of providing a live multi-track recording of your performance or event. Consider turning your next live performance into your next album!  Please see our Equipment page for full details of the equipment available in this package.

Important Information:
• Please allow two hours for setup and 90 minutes for pack up of the system
• Each Medium PA system includes an experienced onsite audio engineer
• A live multi-track recording is available for $150, and includes a USB hard disk
• A cancellation less than 7 days prior to the event will incur the $500 base hire fee


Large Concert PA System
From – $1250 per day (inc. any GST): Plus $79 per hour onsite
Includes delivery, setup and operation by a crew of two experienced engineers

Our WorxAudio Line Array Concert PA System is the very latest in line array technology and delivers over 10000 watts RMS of front of house power. Aluminium scaffold towers are included when requested for long-throw applications. The system is ideal for large indoor and outdoor events, original & cover bands, rock bands, carols by candlelight events etc. Our Presonus StudioLive 32 Digital Mixing console with iPad remote control delivers six+ independent foldback mixes (plus optional in-ear options). The system is also capable of providing a live multi-track recording of your performance or event.   The package includes an array of various microphones, including six Sennheiser EW-100 Series Wireless Microphones (Handheld or Headworn options) with dual external antenna kits. Please see our Equipment page for full details of the various equipment available.

Important Information:

• This package comes with a crew of two experienced engineers
• Please allow three hours for setup and two hours for pack up of the system
• A live multi-track recording is available for $150, and includes a USB hard disk
• A cancellation less than 7 days prior to the event will incur the $1250 base hire fee

Important Information for all packages:
• The rate is based on the venue being within 50km of Melbourne CBD
• Additional transport beyond 50km of Melb CBD is charged at 60 cents / km each way
• The audio engineer will deliver, setup, operate and pack up all of the equipment
• This system is not available for hire without the engineer
• All bookings will be confirmed by email
• Payment is to be made at the conclusion of the event, unless otherwise arranged