Top 3 Venues for Hosting an Event with a Twist

Sick of the same old function venues and looking for space to hold your next event with a difference? Create the perfect talking point among your guests with our top 3 venues that aren’t short on personality.

The Norfolk

The Norfolk is a favourite amongst Surry Hills and Redfern locals, and it’s easy to see why!  With a décor that can only be described as New Orleans, Miami and the Caribbean collide, book a space at this quirky venue for your next event.

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Beer Garden

Colourful and quirky, the leafy beer garden is available for events of up to 80 guests. Choose a smaller section or hire out the whole space exclusively for your event.

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The Trophy Room

Not short of memorabilia showcased on the walls, the Trophy Room is definitely a conversation starter. This semi-private space can cater for events of up to 30 guests and allow easy access to the Sports Bar.

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Sports Bar

You just know it’s going to be a night to remember when hosting your event in the Sports Bar. With private bar access, as well as access to The Trophy Room, pump up the music in this private space and enjoy.

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House of Crabs

The eclectic décor is just the beginning at House of Crabs. Oozing beach shack vibes with a rustic twist, themed knick-knacks are scattered throughout the venue providing the perfect setting for the feast that’s to come.

Located above The Norfolk, House of Crabs is all about the fun. We have a range of banquet options available, from sample snacks which feature our most popular items, to deluxe buffet-style feasts.

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The Bar Area

The Bar Area sits adjacent to the Main Dining Room, drawing in the ambience of the entire venue. This semi-private space is perfect for cocktail style events.

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Whole Venue

For larger scale events, choose to book out the entire venue. Have the House of Crabs exclusively for yourself, for events of up to 100 guests.

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The Rook

Sydney’s best-kept secret, The Rook can be yours for your next event. Perched up above the streets of Sydney with an atrium-style glass rooftop, The Rook oozes laid-back cool and is the perfect space for a fun-filled event. The Rook is renowned for its fun-filled, eclectic vibes, and has earnt itself the title of one of Sydney’s most iconic hidden rooftops.

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The Rook Venue


High Tides

Private, cosy and with ambient lighting, the High Tides space is perfect for events of up to 40 guests.

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The Bar

With a capacity of up to 50 guests cocktail style, The Bar overlooks the entire venue. Allowing your guests to take in the atmosphere of one of Sydney’s favourite hidden bars.

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Main Dining Room

The Main Dining Room features a retractable roof, allowing you and your guests to take in some sunshine, or enjoy views of the stars during late night events.

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