National Gallery of Australia
Address: Parkes Place , Parkes ACT
Type: Unique Venues
The National Gallery of Australia is located in the Parliamentary Triangle on the south side of Lake Burley Griffin. It is adjacent to the High Court of Australia and The National Portrait Gallery and within walking distance of the National Library and Old Parliament House.
The National Gallery of Australia is the creative alternative for your next event. Offering a range of venues and services in the heart of Canberra, it is the perfect place for gala dinners, conferences, annual general meetings, workshops, presentations, product launches, corporate and private functions, weddings and more.
Gandel Hall is a majestic multipurpose venue that is sure to make an impression on your guests. The hall is spacious, light-filled and exquisitely detailed with gold-leaf doors and red ironbark floors. It opens onto the Australian Garden and offers guests an extraordinary experience of Canberra’s skies. Gandel Hall caters for 350 seated guests or 900 guests for cocktails, and can be divided into three separate spaces.
The Australian Garden is also a great place to enjoy morning tea, lunch or afternoon tea catered exclusively by The Big Group.
The Gallery Space located on the bridge level, is an open space that borders the Gallery’s collection displays, providing a perfect backdrop for receptions, cocktail parties and functions.
The exclusive Members Lounge features floor-to-ceiling windows and overlooks the tranquil Lake Burley Griffin. The area is perfect for intimate cocktail receptions and dinners.
Additional event spaces include the Sculpture Garden Restaurant, the Gallery Cafe, the James O Fairfax Theatre and the Small Theatre.
Call our Events Team to discuss your next event.
Cafe, Conference Rooms, Dance Floor, Function Rooms, Outdoor Facilities, Stage
Catering is provided exclusively by The Big Group. The Big Group is a dynamic leader in the catering and events area, driven by a passion for food, a commitment to excellence and a flair for creativity.
Audio Visual Equipment
Data Projector, Lectern, Microphone, Piano, Screen, Sound System, Stage
- Disabled Access
Anniversaries, Balls, Birthdays, Christenings, Christmas Parties, Cocktail Parties, Concerts, Conferences, Conventions, Dinner Dances, Engagements, Exhibitions, Fashion Parades, Festivals, Functions, Incentives, Meetings, Parties, Performing Arts, Presentations, Product Launches, Receptions, Seminars, Special Occasions, Staged Events, Team Building, Themed Events, Training, Visual Arts, Weddings, Workshops
|Gandell Hall 1||300||140||110||-||170|
|Gandell Hall 2||600||280||220||-||300|
|Gandell Hall 3||900||350||350||-||470|
|Gallery Space on Level One||300||-||-||-||0|
|Sculpture Garden Restaurant||140||50||80||-||135|
|James O Fairfax Theatre||-||-||267||-||0|