Christmas Parties

Its that time of the year, the mad dash to secure your Christmas Party venue!

From the breathtaking ocean views at Fort Scratchley and high arched windows of Newcastle City Hall to the evocative exposed brick at Newcastle Museum, you are spoilt for choice with three of Newcastle's iconic venues available for your Christmas Party.

We have developed simple and affordable packages for your Christmas Party.  Please note all prices are Monday - Saturday, and minimum numbers apply.

Fort Scratchley

The outdoor setting and panoramic views from Fort Scratchley makes it an obvious choice for a Christmas celebration with a summer vibe. For an intimate event overlooking the harbour and foreshore, the Barracks offers an atmospheric space with unrivalled views. For a larger seated event, Fort Scratchley Function Centre is a purpose - built space overlooking the Cowrie hole and ocean, and can comfortably seat up to 120 people.

On site caterers, Blue Star Catering provides unrivalled service combined with delicious menus and quality wines. 

Cocktail Package - $77.30 per person + venue hire
  • 2 hour cocktail menu
  • 4 hour beverage package
  • Christmas themed decorations and cocktail furniture
Banquet Package - $114.80 per person + venue hire
  • canapés on arrival
  • 3 course alternate service delicious Christmas themed banquet menu
  • 5 hour beverage package
  • Christmas themed decorations.

Newcastle City Hall

One of the City's most treasured icons, Newcastle City Hall has the capacity and the experience to host large scale events as well as intimate occasions. The grand Concert Hall is an ideal option for larger Christmas events, with the capacity to seat up to 320 banquet style or accommodate 500 people cocktail style. For more intimate options, the Hunter Room offers an exclusive space for your staff and guests. Onsite caterers, Harvest & Soul, curate a menu of local seasonal produce paired with a carefully selected range of local wines and craft beers.
 Cocktail package - $77.30 per person + venue hire
  • Christmas mocktail on arrival
  • Select your own menu including 6 canapés and 2 substantial items - to be served for 3 hours
  • 3 hour Premium beverage package
  • Christmas themed decorations and cocktail furniture.
Banquet Package - $113.80 per person + venue hire
  • 3 course menu and 5 hour beverage package  
  • Christmas mocktail on arrival
  • Festive bon bons on the tables
  • Select two entrées, two main courses and two desserts (all three courses will be alternating)
  • Freshly brewed coffee and tea and served with Christmas cookies
  • Premium beverage package
  • Christmas themed decorations.

Newcastle Museum

An eclectic mix of industrial and contemporary design makes Newcastle Museum an exceptional and authentic venue in the heart of the City. From the breathtaking Earth Ball to the soaring ceilings and natural acoustics of the Link Gallery, the Museums dramatic spaces can be paired beautifully with your choice of one of three onsite caterers:  Blue Star Catering, Harvest & Soul Catering, and Hot Rock Events & Catering.