Top 15 Venues for Hire in Brisbane

POSTED ON Jun 22, 2020

Best Venue Hire Brisbane To Impress Your Guests

Your special occasion deserves the perfect venue….and whether you are organising an awesome workshop, celebrating a milestone birthday, or saying “I do”, make it an event to remember for you and your guests by discovering the best venue hire Brisbane has to offer.

With hundreds of function venues to choose from, use the Brisbane venue finder and filter the perfect match for your event. To get you started, we’ve short listed some of the best venues in and around Brisbane.

Feature image: The Greek Club.

  1. Stamford Plaza Brisbane
  2. Customs House
  3. W Brisbane in Brisbane City
  4. The Greek Club in South Brisbane
  5. Hotel Grand Chancellor in Spring Hill
  6. Elements Collective in Fortitude Valley
  7. Darling and Co in Paddington
  8. Calile Hotel in Fortitude Valley
  9. The Warehouse in Fortitude Valley
  10. The Lushington Event Space in Woolloongabba
  11. Mr and Mrs G Riverbar Waterfront Venue
  12. Lightspace Studios Warehouse Venue
  13. The Landing at Dockside
  14. Cloudland in Fortitude Valley
  15. Loft West End

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Stamford Plaza Brisbane

Best Venue Hire Brisbane

With a river and Story Bridge view, you and your guests can celebrate whilst soaking up this idyllic riverside location. Stamford Plaza Brisbane is a highly sought after events venue with excellence in service and a range of function rooms for private and corporate events.

Sit down dinners, conferences, business breakfasts, cocktail events and weddings; all executed flawlessly in beautiful rooms with big windows and inspiring views. The hotel also boasts attractive settings for photo opportunities both in outside the venue.

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Customs House

Top Brisbane Events Venue

This iconic building located on the rivers edge with dreamy views of the Story Bridge is one of Brisbane’s most awarded function venues. With its central location, impressive heritage and grandeur, Customs House is a sound choice for both weddings and corporate events.

Customs House offers six private event spaces, including; the recently refurbished River Room with contemporary styling and state of the art AV; an outdoor terrace that caters for marquee events and cocktail parties and The Long Room; a large room featuring grand columns and a spectacular copper dome.

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W Brisbane in Brisbane City

Brisbane City Function Rooms

Want to set the stage for an electrifying event to immerse your delegates? Look no further, this impressive, contemporary room will knock their socks off.

Situated in the Brisbane CBD, W Brisbane offers the “Great Room”; a 595sq/m pillar less room with a capacity of 450 banquet style and 750 for theatre set up. The room can be divided into 3 smaller function rooms depending on your event size. With the latest and greatest in conference technology, statement lighting and AV, it answers your every demand.

5-star hotel accommodation on the edge of the Brisbane River, you can be sure to get an extra gold star from any “out of towners” for the conference of the decade.

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The Greek Club in South Brisbane

Stunning Wedding Venue

Take your wedding day to new heights at The Greek Club. This elevated venue has sweeping views across parkland to the Brisbane City skyline. The Grand Balcony is a luxurious space for a wedding ceremony, and is connected to the Grand Ballroom which can seat up to 600 guests.

In addition, The Greek Club has further desirable function spaces including a stylish boardroom and Acropolis; a generous sized modern and light filled room used for all kinds of celebrations and corporate events.

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Hotel Grand Chancellor in Spring Hill

Conference and Events Centre

Host your event here and you will enjoy all the perks that come with a purpose designed function centre. Spread across a level, this cleverly built and modern space incorporates several function rooms, all enjoying state of the art tech, natural daylight and floor to ceiling windows and views across Roma Street Parklands.

Whether you’re organising a meeting, workshop, large seminar or gala event, Hotel Grand Chancellor is well and truly up to the task of ensuring it’s flawless.

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Elements Collective in Fortitude Valley

Blank Canvas Venue Hire

What does blank canvas even mean? Well, if you like to add your own creative touch or theme, be in control of all catering and beverage requirements, bring in outside suppliers for styling and entertainment; you will need a blank canvas venue.

Located in Fortitude Valley, The Warehouse at Elements Collective offers a blank canvas to transform the venue for your event. It’s used for weddings, parties, performances and even unique conferences and seminars. And if you don’t like the idea of organising EVERYTHING yourself, Elements Collective have a range of events packages with varying levels of inclusions to take some of the heat off you.

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Darling and Co in Paddington

Unique Function Rooms

This place is full of surprises…good ones. One of Brisbane’s most popular and unique function venues, Darling & Co can deliver you a Gatsby experience in the “Garden” room, warmth and elegance in the charming “Swayzes backstage room or a cosy, intimate event in the “Unforgiven” room.

These stylish spaces are a winner for weddings, engagement parties, milestone birthdays, business cocktail events and offsite working events.

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Calile Hotel in Fortitude Valley

Brisbane Hotel with Function Rooms

Impress your guests with the sheer elegance and class oozing from Calile Hotel in Fortitude Valley. For moments you may forget where you are and think you were in Greece.This highly desirable 5 star hotel has various function rooms to suit small meetings up to large events in the “Grand Room” that can accommodate up to 500 guests. They even have an outdoor amphitheatre perfect for cocktail events, pre-dinner drinks and wedding ceremonies.

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The Warehouse in Fortitude Valley

Events Venue Full of Character

Simply put; you choose The Warehouse because you want to see your guests jaws drop. This stunning events venue is worthy of the most discerning celebration with various event spaces and features, including a cathedral ceiling, oversized arch windows and rooftop terrace.

The venue features The ‘Machinery’, a grand loft-style indoor event space with enclosed break-out lounge area with floor to ceiling glass, and an open-air Rooftop Terrace with stunning views across the Fortitude Valley CBD and unrivalled options for every event including conferences, weddings, exhibitions, gala dinners, cocktail evenings, parties; the list is endless. Be amazed by the images of Warehouse in Fortitude Valley

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The Lushington Event Space in Woolloongabba

Unique Venue Hire

Rich in character, the Lushington is your answer to venue hire for bespoke events. Imagine a lovingly restored building with a high ceiling, original exposed beams, polished concrete floors and an exposed brick feature wall with complete freedom on your choice of event suppliers.

The Lushington is beautiful. So no surprise that it’s high in demand for weddings, corporate and social events. The venue can hold up to 400 guests for standing event and 200 seated.

Warehouse style venue

Mr and Mrs G Riverbar Waterfront Venue

Brisbane Riverside Venue at Eagle Street Pier

Mr and Mrs G Riverbar is your answer to soaking up riverside vibes with your guests while sipping on cocktails, it’s a dream come true. Located at Eagle Street Pier, this Brisbane waterfront venue can cater for small gatherings in a cordoned off area or you can hire the whole venue for up to 120 guests.

A sophisticated spot for a lavish cocktail event, Mr and Mrs G River bar is a hit for wedding, engagements, corporate Christmas parties and other business soirees. The Story Bridge and Brisbane River views through the floor to ceiling windows are a treat.

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Lightspace Studios Warehouse Venue

Warehouse Style Venue in Fortitude Valley

Lightspace provides a mix of raw industrial with purpose-built design. The main space is a wide, open expanse with industrial girders, timber roof and polished concrete floor. There is also a bar lounge that can be used for pre-event drinks area or hired for a casual cocktail event.

Whatever the occasion, you can pull it off at Lightspace without a mammoth effort. With furniture and AV onsite, you don’t need to go crazy with styling as the venue is already beautiful. If you are planning a cocktail event, you can bring in your own caterers or hire a food truck. Sit down events are catered for by the venues catering partners.

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The Landing at Dockside

Waterfront Weddings and Events

A picture perfect setting for a special occasion or event. The Landing at Dockside offers two function rooms to hire with uninterrupted views of the Brisbane River.

Undoubtedly, one of Brisbane’s top riverside function venues, the Harbour Room and River Room boast large windows and outside terraces allowing you and your guests to maximise the enjoyment of this enviable location.

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Cloudland in Fortitude Valley

Large Function Venue

Located in Fortitude Valley, Cloudland is an exciting venue for holding medium and large size events. Just a couple of their unique function rooms include “The Terrace”; a quirky, fresh space which feels like you are outdoors and the “Rainbow Room” a large Rockefeller inspired venue with a natural pink onyx bar and geometric brass vaulted ceiling.

Their most famous space is “Madame Hedges”; a grand, vivid urban oasis spread across two floors, with a spiral staircase, chandeliers, a ten metre waterfall and no less than 5,000 live plants climbing the walls.

This venue is guaranteed to make your guests smile whether it’s a corporate event, Christmas party, special occasion or you are planning the wedding of the year. Check out more of Cloudlands function rooms. With a flair for unique design, Cloudland have surprises around every corner.

Large function venues in Fortitude Valley

Loft West End

Venue Hire in West End, Brisbane

Set in the heart of West End, Loft delivers an eclectic mix of vintage glamour and modern style across its 6 dedicated function spaces. Organise a cocktail party on The Deck overlooking Boundary Street, a unique conference in The Gallery or a workshop in The Library. Loft is very popular for weddings as well as weekday events and it’s not surprising. The venue is funky, sophisticated and the events team are on top of everything and have extensive packages to cover all your requirements whether it be a corporate or private event.

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