Overview

The National Gallery of Australia is home to a number of truly unique function spaces in the heart of the national capital.

The distinctive venues are exceptional and versatile settings for any occasion—wedding ceremonies and receptions, gala dinners, cocktail parties, conferences and workshops, and corporate and private functions.

Venue options include the spectacular Gandel Hall, the Sculpture Garden Pavilion, a permanent outdoor marquee nestled in the garden, as well as the James O Fairfax Theatre, the NGA Café and spaces within the Gallery.

Catering is provided exclusively by The Big Group Hospitality Agency, a dynamic leader in the catering and events industry. Driven by a passion for food, a commitment to excellence and a flair for creativity, our team will work with you to create a bespoke and memorable experience for you and your guests at Australia’s leading national visual arts institution.

Capacities & Facilities

Area sq.m Ceiling ht.m Cocktail Banquet Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Catering Audio Visual Parking Disabled Access
Members Lounge 0.00 0.00 100.00 60.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Gandel Hall 470.00 4.50 900.00 350.00 500.00 350.00 100.00 130.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
Sculpture Garden Pavillion 135.00 0.00 140.00 80.00 50.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes
James O Fairfax Theatre 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 267.00 0.00 0.00 Yes Yes Yes Yes

Capacities & Facilities

Members Lounge
Area sq.mNo
Ceiling ht.mNo
Cocktail100.00
Banquet60.00
TheatreNo
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Gandel Hall
Area sq.m470.00
Ceiling ht.m4.50
Cocktail900.00
Banquet350.00
Theatre500.00
Classroom350.00
U-Shape100.00
Boardroom130.00
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
Sculpture Garden Pavillion
Area sq.m135.00
Ceiling ht.mNo
Cocktail140.00
Banquet80.00
Theatre50.00
ClassroomNo
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes
James O Fairfax Theatre
Area sq.mNo
Ceiling ht.mNo
CocktailNo
BanquetNo
TheatreNo
Classroom267.00
U-ShapeNo
BoardroomNo
CateringYes
Audio VisualYes
ParkingYes
Disabled AccessYes

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