Category Archives: Venues

The Winevault


7 – 11 Lanceley Place

Artarmon, NSW, 2064

At The Winevault, we have gone to great lengths to replicate the perfect cellar conditions of the famous French wine caves. Our cellaring facility features an average constant temperature of 15 degrees Celsius, relative humidity of 65%, minimum levels of light and no vibration and a state of the art security system protect to your investment. We have a great venue space at The Wine Vault called the Tunnel it is a remnant of the days when brick and tile quarries were the backbone of the local economy for Sydney’s lower north shore. The Tunnel had been excavated in 1910 to join two properties belonging to the North Sydney Brick and Tile Company. It remained in use until 1965, after which it was quickly forgotten.

The Tunnel now has been restored to bring a truly unique experience to wine enthusiasts. It has become an integral part of Winevault’s headquarters, operating as a fully functional wine storage facility and wine tasting and event venue.

With an authentic cellar ambience, The Tunnel can be booked for wine tasting and events with up to 30 guests.

Paddington Town Hall


Corner of Oxford Street and Oatley Road

Paddington, NSW, 2020


Built in the late 1800’s Paddington Town Hall is an impressive example of European architecture and magnificent setting for a wide variety of events

The site is adjacent to the Victoria Barracks at the highest point on the Oxford Street ridge. Its 32 metre high Clock Tower was completed in 1905 to commemorate the coronation of Kind Edward VII and dominates the Paddington skyline. Paddington Town Hall is less than 5 km from the Sydney CBD. The function space is situated on level 1 and is accessible by lift and stairs.

The Grand Hall
The open-plan space of the Grand Hall offers unobstructed views from all angles and features a nine metre high ceiling, polished timber floor and superb acoustics. An elegant reception area with bar facilities and a large commercial kitchen complement the Grand Hall along with a Green Room and backstage facilities. A spacious balcony runs the length of the building overlooking Oxford Street. Lighting truss, an elevated working platform and external banner rigging points are also included with venue hire.

Narrabeen Surf Lifesaving Club


Corner of Albert & Ocean Street

Narrabeen, NSW, 2101


The club officially commenced in July 1964, although there is evidence that some form of rescue service has operated from the same approximate area since the early 1900s. The original clubhouse was an old timber cottage, however due to substantial alterations, renovations & extensions, Narrabeen Beach now boasts one of the most magnificent & modern facilities on Sydney’s northern beaches.

The Narrabeach Function Room is the perfect venue for weddings, engagements & other celebrations. It has a polished timber floor & floor-to-ceiling glass windows overlooking lush green lawns which lead down to the ocean. The room is 20m x 10m & can cater for 120 people formally seated or up to 200 people in a more casual setting. Hirers of the Narrabeach Room have exclusive use of the commercial kitchen. The venue is licensed and has bar facilities.

Our room rates include the hire of the room, tables & chairs (if required) & post event cleaning, which provides the opportunity to host an event in a magnificent setting at a very reasonable cost.

Clovelly Bowling Club


Corner of Boundary and Ocean Streets

Clovelly, NSW, 2031


Located a stone’s throw from the water, the Clovelly Bowling & Recreational Club offers a relaxed atmosphere and a fun and stress-free venue for corporate off-sites. It’s also the perfect setting for functions such as weddings, birthdays and… anything worth celebrating.

A large function room that overlooks the coast and bowling greens is available for up to 140 seated guests. Our drink prices are very competitive, so you can spend the money saved on entertaining your guests, or yourself.

For functions, the club is licensed to stay open until midnight on Friday and Saturday, 10.00pm from Sunday to Thursday.

GAP Bluff Watsons Bay


The Military Road

Watson Bay, NSW, 2030


The Gap Bluff Centre is located in the tranquil bushland of Sydney Harbour National Parks, on the heights above Watson’s Bay. The venue comprises of two fascinating heritage buildings for you to choose between for hosting your next special event. Originally the Armoury and the Officers Mess of the old Military Base, the buildings have been creatively transformed to what is undoubtedly Sydney’s most spectacular location.

At the Gap Bluff Centre there’s a sense of open parkland, with dramatic views in every direction. You’ll find it hard to believe you are only 20 minutes away from the city centre.

The Gap Bluff Centre is within easy walking distance of public transport and is only 20 minutes by car from the CBD. There are parking spaces for 100 cars. For something a little different, ferry transport (15 minutes by ferry) to Watson’s Bay can be arranged for your guests.

With stunning views in every direction and expansive lawns, the Gap Bluff Centre is a magical setting for wedding receptions, sit down lunches and weddings, casual BBQs and cocktail receptions.

Darling Park Venues


201 Sussex Street

Sydney, NSW, 2000

The Star Court

The magnificent Star Court is one of Sydney’s finest multi-purpose spaces. The eye is drawn upwards to the Celestial Vault, a triangular dome-shaped ceiling with its surface revealing the 50 star constellations of the southern skies. High on The Forecourt walls, a spectacular sculptural frieze carved into 15 panels chronicles the evolution of commerce in Australia, where each panel creates its own story. Custom furniture, carpets, lamps and timber balustrades cut with the silhouette of a grove of Eucalypt Trees, reflect the aura of style and elegance.

The Star Court can accommodate up to 400 guests for a Cocktail Reception and up to 600 guests if The Gallery area is utilized. The venue will comfortably seat 200 guests for formal dining with a dance floor, or up to 250 guests with no dance floor provision.

The Pavilion


Nestled in the Northern corner of The Garden, The Pavilion is the perfect venue for all types of functions. Bathed in natural light from the curved windows surrounding The Garden, The Pavilion is ideal for business seminars, theatre style conferences, cocktail receptions, formal dinners and other special events.

The venue is equipped with selected AV equipment and has complete blackout facilities.
The Garden

The Garden is a combination of brilliant architecture and clever engineering. Divided into six continental rooms, the spectacular 3000 square metre garden is designed to form the shape of a large waratah when viewed from above.

More than 1000 trees, plants and shrubs have been planted representing every continent in the world. Your guests can access The Garden during events from both venues, for example you might like to have your pre-dinner drinks in The Garden or simply use it for breakout areas during a conference in The Pavilion.

Billich Gallery


106 George Street

The Rocks, NSW, 20000

Billich Gallery

The Billich Gallery is the perfect location for any ceremony, sit down dinner or cocktail evening.

The Billich Gallery is one of Australia’s leading contemporary art galleries and one of Sydney’s premier venues. The Gallery operates a thriving venue hire operation with spectacular venue options from the Gallery exhibition floor space to the VIP room and balcony dining room facilities.

We invite you and your guests to experience your next corporate event surrounded by a stunning array of art in one of Sydney’s most magnificent and historical buildings formerly known as the Sailors home. The gallery setting overlooks the Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Opera House which creates an impressive backdrop for welcoming and entertaining your guests.

The Gallery owns one of Sydney’s most spectacular venues, offering the unique opportunity to combine dinners, breakfasts or cocktail functions with viewings of the Gallery’s Collection. The gallery space offers a unique destination to host a wide range of functions to include: private parties, wedding ceremonies, media and product launches, corporate functions, fashion shows, photo shoots, arts and cultural fundraisers. The space is also well suited for film and television locations.

The Billich Gallery recently underwent a $300,000 renovation, featuring full air conditioning / heating, lift access to every floor, disabled access and facilities. All areas feature harbour views and range in size from 100 square metres to over 400 square metres in total.

Before and after your guests wine and dine, they are welcome to take a tour of the gallery and witness the variety of art works on exhibit. The Billich Gallery is dedicated to welcoming your guests and ensuring that your party will be an event to remember. We can organise a selection of cold and hot canapés, red and white wine, champagne, waiting staff and musical entertainment. Rise to the occasion by holding your next event in a setting of beauty, sophistication and culture.

Balmain Rowing Club


White Street

Balmain, NSW, 2041


One of Sydney’s best kept secrets can be found on the foreshores of Balmain. With uninterrupted water views it is perfectly suited for groups of up to eighty people.

The 128 year old boatshed is the home of Balmain Rowing Club, located on the water’s edge next to Elkington Park at the end off White Street Balmain. Its proximity to public transport and the CBD makes it the perfect venue for any event requiring a comfortable and cost effective space overlooking the Harbour.

The venue is located at the bottom of White Street, Balmain and is 5 minutes walk from Balmain Town Hall for public transport to the city, Glebe and Canterbury.

Balmain Rowing Club allows up to 80 guests in any seating arrangement with additional space out on the balcony to view the harbour.

The Rocks Press Room

Secure and private, the 200sqm The Rocks Press Room offers a variety of spaces, which can be booked individually or together by day/half day or by the hour.

The Rocks Press Room is located on Level 3, 156 Gloucester Street, Sydney. Just behind Grosvenor Place in the CBD. Less than 1km from Circular Quay and Wynyard Train Station and 20 minutes from international and domestic airports.

The Rocks Press Room incorporates state-of-the-art technology for all your conference and meeting needs. Wireless broadband is available in all meeting and working spaces via a dedicated ADSL connection.

The Press Room can be branded and setup in a number of ways including:

  • Seating for up to 80 people
  • Boardroom Lunches
  • Seminars/conferences
  • Company announcements + functions
  • Employee/internal briefings
  • Cocktail events


  • 12 person boardroom
  • 6 person meeting room
  • Kitchen
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Storage facilities
  • Stage with lectern + desk
  • Hot desks
  • Views of the leafy surrounds of Saint Patrick’s Church



Fairground Follies


22 Burrows Rd

St Peters, NSW, 2044


Housed within the Antique Mechanical Music Museum, Fairground Follies is a truly unique function space and is one of Sydney’s best kept venue secrets. Located within a “night fairground” themed factory conveniently situated in St Peters/Alexandria midway between the Central Business District and Sydney Airport, Fairground Follies offers all the fun of the fair for your next event.

The venue’s main area with its canopy of over 1000 fairy lights adds to the fantasy of your event.

Although the 2200 sqm venue lends itself to an historic Fairground theme complete with mechanical music, the venue can be themed or sized according to your imagination or requirement. As most of our wonderful instruments are movable we can supply a large open factory ground floor for your special event or promotion – from larger vehicle display to a beach theme, all in this space.

The venue adapts itself to a variety of events and usages – from corporate events and team building days to cocktail parties, lunches, dinners, product launches, birthday parties as well as commercial hiring for fashion and music video shoots. Christmas parties are fun and special at Fairground Follies.