With the silly season almost upon us, it’s time to decide on a Christmas party venue for your festive event.
A LIST Guide has scoped out some of the best Christmas party venues all across Australia:
1. Customs House Brisbane
Customs House Brisbane has five event spaces, most with river views and all with natural light. The Long Room is the perfect setting for large functions; serene and majestic beneath the building’s huge copper dome and with access to the Coles Myer balcony overlooking the river.
2. Arts Centre Melbourne
Arts Centre Melbourne hosts world-class performances and spectacles, and you too can host your own spectacular event within the beautiful venue. Imagine holding your Christmas party in the Pavilion, with its rich tones, stylish interior and balcony overlooking the Melbourne skyline. Or picture hosting a dinner on the State Theatre stage, with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra serenading your guests.
3. The Island
As one of the newest boutique hotels on the Gold Coast, The Island is fast becoming a favourite of those who like to socialise in style. With an excellent reputation for hosting elegant functions and events, The Island is the perfect spot for your corporate Christmas party.
4. Australian National Maritime Museum
Located on the western shore of Darling Harbour, the Australian National Maritime Museum is only a short walk from Sydney’s CBD. This outstanding venue is filled with historic vessels on absolute waterfront. The museum’s unique venues will delight and entice guests to your Christmas event.
5. Villa Howden
Villa Howden provides an intimate secluded location nestled on the banks of North West Bay in Hobart. The Pavilion and Deck function room has direct views of North West Bay, while Bruni’s Restaurant can host up to 70 seated guests and serves award-winning Tasmanian seasonal cuisine.
6. Crown Events & Conferences Perth
Crown Events & Conferences Perth has large and sophisticated facilities catering for up to 3000 delegates and offers an unparalleled riverside setting for all types of corporate events. Alongside an array of event venues, Crown is also home to top-tier restaurants including the acclaimed Nobu, Bistro Guillaume, Rockpool Bar & Grill and Silks, as well as bars and luxury shopping boutiques.
7. National Wine Centre
The National Wine Centre of Australia has a unique atmosphere and is set in an ideal location. Situated on the edge of Adelaide’s stunning Botanic Gardens, it is a combination of eye-catching architecture and smooth functionality.
8. Wharf One Food & Wine
Treat yourself to absolute waterfront dining at Wharf One Food & Wine, located just five minutes’ walk from Darwin’s CBD. Wharf One offers guests a fun and casual dining experience, specialising in wood-grill cooking and seasonal local produce. It’s the perfect spot for corporate Christmas lunches and dinners, or simply a drink!
9. QT Canberra
Team a wide array of event spaces with the signature QT quirk and creativity to make a strong statement for your next Christmas party. QT Canberra understands that you’re looking for something more when it comes to corporate events, so they have crafted packages to offer you something truly unique in the nation’s Capital.
10. The Butler
Nestled in the back streets of Sydney’s Potts Point, an eclectic oasis lies waiting. Various textures of foliage complement the original sandstone walls and a twist on the traditional colonial influence is infused throughout. The Butler is perfect for your corporate Christmas party.
Don’t miss A LIST Guide’s Christmas party cheat sheet, that will have you well on your way to creating a spectacular event.
For more Christmas parties, head to A LIST Guide’s venue directory.