Private Events



The Shelbourne Hotel is the perfect place to clink champagne flutes and celebrate special occasions. We specialize in cocktail parties large and small. Our exclusive function rooms suit a range of occasions, from corporate Christmas celebrations to milestone Birthdays and Engagement Parties.

Our professional Events Team are based on site to help plan the perfect party with complete catering services tailored to suit your needs and budget. Our catering options are contemporary, generous and modestly priced, with a range of people pleasing menus. We can also assist with entertainment, theme design, decorations and supplier contacts to bring together a memorable experience for you and your guests.

We Love to Party! Contact us for;

  • Exclusive Cocktail Parties (40 to 1,100 guests)
  • Birthday Parties (from 21 years+)
  • Engagement Parties
  • Farewell Event
  • Bar Reservations (10 to 60 guests)
  • Private Dining Events (up to 100 guests)
  • Sydney Harbour Private Cruise Charters (up to 30 guests)




Capacity guide to find the perfect space for your event:

Our exclusive function spaces are recommended for the follow number of guests in a cocktail format:

  • The Rooftop Sydney: 125-300
  • LinQ Bar: 50-200
  • Main Bar: 550
  • Whole Venue Exclusive: 1100
  • MV Enterprise Harbour Cruise: Up to 30

Sections of the main bar & garden can be reserved for informal gatherings;

    • Lounge Areas: 20-70
    • Garden Cabana: 10-30

Contact Us about your Event

Complete the form below or call us on (02) 9267 3100 to make a booking today!