Whether it’s for an end of year function, a kick-off party or a simple team meeting, finding corporate event venues can often be overwhelming.
That’s where A LIST Guide comes in handy – we’re your secret weapon for planning the perfect event.
We have hundreds of venues, suppliers and services to discover. To get you started, here are 10 new corporate event venues that have recently joined the A LIST Guide:
Located in Sydney’s Alexandria, this urban warehouse is the ideal blank canvas for a variety of corporate events. Exposed timber trusses and original brickwork combine with a brand new commercial kitchen and a modern bar in the perfect mix of old and new.
With capacity for up to 220 guests, Studio Neon Headquarters can be utilised for corporate gatherings, product launches, intimate dinners or photo shoots, the possibilities are endless.
The newly opened venue is an extension of Studio Neon Catering, known for its contemporary event catering plus food styling, menu design, floor staffing and beverage services.
Find out more here.
The Royal International Convention Centre (Royal ICC) is a state-of-the-art convention centre just moments from Brisbane’s CBD. Located at the historic Brisbane Showgrounds, the centre is far from stock-standard. This expansive venue features original hardwood timbers, an industrial heritage façade and contemporary architectural design.
The Royal ICC prides itself on serving some of the finest menus in Queensland, including award-winning produce for the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show and iconic Royal Queensland Show (or The Ekka, as the locals call it).
Delegates will also enjoy on-site accommodation and dining, with a 4.5-star Rydges Hotel and vibrant King Street dining and retail hub just steps away from the venue.
Find out more about this iconic Brisbane venue here.
This stunning venue celebrated its grand opening in November 2019, bringing a new level of sophistication to Melbourne’s outer suburbs.
Hotel Chadstone Melbourne, MGallery by Sofitel is located steps away from Australia’s largest luxury retail precinct, Chadstone Shopping Centre, and features eight event spaces, plus 250 rooms and suites, a rooftop bar and restaurant.
With more than 1000 square metres of event space, the venue can host a variety of event types for up to 650 delegates. The Ballroom is the show-stopper, fitted with luxury design elements, a soft blush and gold colour palette and an intricate ceiling detail.
Discover this brand new event venue here.
Concord Function Centre has been charming event guests for more than 100 years. Approximately 10 kilometres west of Sydney’s CBD, this historic and community-focussed centre has experience hosting both large and intimate corporate events, from gala dinners to business seminars.
It recently underwent an entire renovation and equipment upgrade, including new drop-down screens and intelligent lighting. With capacity for up to 500 delegates, Concord Function Centre is suitable for all your corporate event needs.
Find out more here.
Want to escape the city for your next corporate event? Set within the country estate of Hidden Valley Resort 45 minutes out of Melbourne’s CBD, The Grove is the perfect location.
The Grove is a Tuscan-inspired bistro, bar and café that transforms into an event venue for up to 350 guests. The space is versatile enough to cater for intimate team lunches and private dinners, just as well as it caters to conferences and corporate retreats.
Speaking of corporate retreats, The Grove is complemented by a multi-purpose undercover arena and a range of recreational activities perfect for corporate teams. Think 18-hole championship golf course, indoor heated pool, tennis, pickleball, lawn bowls, scavenger hunts, scenic walking tracks, wine tasting and more.
Discover more about this idyllic event location here.
Perth is turning heads all over Australia right now, with so many new venues and attractions coming online.
One of those venues is InterContinental Perth City Centre, offering a fresh take on meetings and events with its residential-style spaces.
The Gallery Meetings Suites comprises four purpose-built boardrooms bathed in natural light with state-of-the-art technology and contemporary furnishings. Delegates will not only savour the relaxed, modern setting, but InterContinental’s premium food and beverage offering as well.
Find out more about hosting an event here.
Searching for corporate event venues in Canberra? The Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, located just 10 minutes from Canberra Airport, is a premier theatre, function hall and conference facility for up to 500 people.
The venue is suitable for gala dinners, live performances, tradeshows and more, offering an elegant and sophisticated backdrop for your next Canberra event. Other features include fully licenced bars, a commercial-grade kitchen, a high-quality parquet dance floor, disability access and free parking.
Enquire about your next event here.
There’s a reason why Brisbane is creating a buzz right now – world-class venues are popping up all throughout the city. The Westin Brisbane is one of 2019’s most anticipated openings, bringing almost 1000 sqaure metres of new event space and 299 accommodation rooms to the CBD.
The Ballroom, pre-function area and breakout rooms are all located on the same floor and are equipped with the latest technology. A major talking point is the Nautilus Pool, Brisbane’s only resort-style swim-up pool bar that’s perfect for cocktail functions.
Learn more about The Westin Brisbane here.
Adelaide is a great location for corporate events, with venues, attractions and hotels all within easy reach. Hilton Adelaide is a popular choice for corporate events in the CBD, given its prime location amidst Adelaide’s shopping, dining, theatre and business precincts.
It’s also a popular destination due to its unrivalled conference and events facilities and the fact that it’s the only 5-star hotel in Adelaide able to host 500 delegates to meet and sleep under one roof. Hilton Adelaide offers more than 2200 square metres of events space including the Grand Ballroom, the largest pillar-less hotel ballroom in the state with capacity for up to 800 delegates in cocktail format.
Enquire about hosting an event at Hilton Adelaide here.
You know you’re in good hands at Pacific Bay Resort, as the team have been hosting conferences for more than 20 years. Located in relaxed Coffs Harbour, Pacific Bay Resort offers a dedicated conference and events centre which can be utilised as one large room, nine individual rooms or a combination.
Each room is equipped with modern AV equipment and acoustic partition walls to ensure privacy between rooms. In addition, corporate groups can stay on site and have access to team-building activities and outdoor dining venues.
Discover the charming Pacific Bay Resort here.
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