From the Maitland Mercury report:
Council’s community and recreation services manager Lynn Morton said the town hall was built in 1890 with extensive renovations carried out in 1934.
The building is listed on the State Heritage Register.
“To protect its rich history and plan for the future of the town hall, council is working on a business plan for the building,” Ms Morton said.
Full article available at Maitland Mercury, Jan. 31, 2016.