Your last-minute
end of year
function guide

Christmas creeps up on you, if you're the fool who volunteered to plan the EOY event or got dumped with the duties we have made it easy for you to succeed.

Take the pressure off with our list of Canberra’s best function venues on offer, you can quickly browse the list, see the places that suit you and make your booking enquiries right here! Contact 1, 5 or all of them to make sure you’ve got what you need.



cnr stone

51 Hibberson Street Gungahlin

Capacity: 200

Style: Pub, Casual Dining

Phone: (02) 6147 5511

Price: From $25pp

Cnr Stone is the newest party and function venue to hit Gungahlin. We can cater for small groups through to those who want to party on their own and book out the whole pub. We can organise your entertainment, grab you a band or just serve you great food and excellent cocktails while you play table tennis. If you want formal we can do formal, casual - we have that too, but either way if you want fun we are for you! Come party at Cornerstone. Gungahlin's Pub!


40 Bunda Street

Capacity: 20-250

Style: Asian fusion, Japanese, Outdoor area

Phone: (02) 6162 0602

Price: No venue hire charge or minimum spend for groups of 30 or more

The ultimate events destination, AKIBA offers two, truly unique and versatile function spaces. The Atrium offers a state of the art foyer with dramatic sculptural installation designed by Robert Foster, which is certain to impress your guest and delegates. A truly spectacular space to hold your next cocktail function. Ideal for media launches and networking events. The Jim Service Room is the perfect choice for a day meeting or seated dining experience. Equipped with the newest technology, this space overlooks the stunning ossolites.

Walt & Burley

70/17 Eastlakes Parade Kingston

Capacity: 10-300

Style: Private Hire, Casual Dining, Gastro Pub

Phone: (02) 6239 6648

Price: From $30pp

Situated on the idyllic Kingston Foreshore, giving patrons expansive views of the picturesque Lake Burley Griffin, Walt & Burley provides a relaxed dining and bar experience. With a focus on locally foraged and produced ingredients, paired with subtle wines, the menus are designed to tantalise and delight tastebuds. The combination of great food, drinks, atmosphere and view ensures that Walt & Burley indulges all the senses, making it a great venue for your end-of-year celebrations.

Sage Dinings Rooms

Gorman House Arts Centre, Batman Street

Capacity: 20-150

Style: Private hire, Cocktail, Sit-down dinner, Canapes, Garden bar

Phone: (02) 6249 6050

Price: No venue hire charge. Minimum spends apply.

Mint Garden bar offers a range of function packages from groups of 20 -150 people. Guests can customize their own menu from a seasonal list of meticulously hand crafted canapes. Drinks packages can involve a simple bar tab allowing guests to select from our range of cocktails, wines as well as boutique beers and ciders or we can tailor a drinks package to suit your exact requirements. Inside the Sage Restaurant we have two private dining rooms separated by large wooden bi-fold doors or for those with larger groups, you can hire the whole restaurant!

Turkish Pide House Woden

99/97 Corinna St, Phillip

Capacity: 180

Style: Sit-Down, Casual Dining

Phone: (02) 6260 3016

Price: From $20pp

At Turkish Pide House Woden we're all about enticing you with our friendly service, palatial ambience and delicious Turkish cuisine in Canberra. We are a family owned business and opened our doors back in 2000. From banquets on the Mediterranean deck amongst ivy and white tiles to delicious takeaway Turkish pizzas, there are options to tantalise anyone's tastebuds!


1 Genge St

Capacity: 20-200

Style: Tropical Cocktail bar, Sit-down dinner, Stand-up canapes

Phone: (02) 6171 2092

Price: No venue hire charge. Minimum spends apply.

Whether you are looking for a sit-down dinner, a stand-up canape event or a casual drink at the bar, Kokomos has you covered. Enjoy the tropical paradise of our private balconies or make use of our upstairs Tiki Bar.

QT Canberra

1 London Circuit

Capacity: 10-500

Style: Cocktail, Sit-Down, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 6247 6244

Price: From $45pp

Looking for the perfect event venues in Canberra? Whether you are on the hunt for a private space to sound out your new campaign direction, or an impressive space geared to ignite a spending spree in potential supporters, we have the perfect place for you.

Restaurant Associates

18 King George Terrace, Parkes

Capacity: 10-500

Style: Cocktail, Sit-Down, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 62617200

Price: N/A

From royal banquets and official state receptions to corporate conferences and galas alike, Old Parliament House has been host to it all. Refurbished to reflect its original grandeur, this renowned heritage-listed venue continues to provide a sophisticated and elegant backdrop for events of all styles. Get in touch to book your Christmas function this year.

Bad Betti's

Kingston Foreshore 6/2 Trevillian Quay, Kingston

Capacity: 150

Style: Cocktail, Sit-Down, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 6295 7000

Price: From $30pp

Betti may be bad to the bone, but she knows how to throw a party; let Betti take care of your next function. This small kitchen packs big flavour, serving up a variety of Caribbean-style burgers and other tasty t'ings like Betti's freakin' fried chicken. The cocktail menu features the classics, as well as some more unique, tropical options, with names sure to get you asking questions. The bar area is decorated in colourful mosaics, creating a feel of excitement and liveliness with a hint of crazy splashed around the venue. If you're after an end-of-year function venue that's a little different and completely insane, then Bad Betti's is the place. Book your next function at Betti's bad girl burger joint.


Macpherson Street, O'Connor

Capacity: 10-300

Style: Cocktail, Sit-Down, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 6162 0799

Price: From $25pp

If you have a private or corporate function coming up, we can cater for it. Small get-togethers in the main bar, large cocktail parties in The Loft, engagement parties and even weddings in the Oak Room. Our unique spaces are sure to be a pleasant surprise.

Molo Live

20 Union Court, ANU Campus, Canberra

Capacity: 1200

Style: Cocktail, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 6247 6960

Price: From $25pp

MOLO Live is the central destination within the Pop-Up Reunion Village, on ANU campus, offering affordable drinks and great service. The venue boasts a sizeable bar space, as well as a capacious outdoor area, making it a fantastic venue for any weather especially during the warmer summer months. MOLO Live are able to curate a package that suits your taste and preferences, with the ability to take advantage of the swathe of quality food vendors located within the village.

Brindabella Bar & Bistro

Stockdill Drive, Holt

Capacity: 10-150

Style: Cocktail, Sit-Down, Private Hire

Phone: (02) 6254 2922

Price: From $25pp

Our specialised staff can tailor an individual package to suit your requirements so all you have to do is relax and enjoy the occasion. Our specialised events team are on hand to offer on site tours of the facilities at our licensed venues.