PLEASE NOTE: Newstead House is currently closed. Re-opening Fridays and Sundays from 2 August 2024.

Our Spaces

The Newstead House Heritage precinct offers a number of unique spaces for your next event…


The generous Newstead House wrap around verandas offer a uniquely Queensland option for your event. The Riverside Veranda opens on to a grassed terrace with spectacular views over Newstead Park, out to the Brisbane River. The Western Veranda overlooks over the elegant fountain courtyard, with views to the magnificent Moreton Bay Fig located in the circular drive.

CAPACITIES Cocktail style 120 pax | Banquet 60 pax

Featuring a water fountain, surrounded by manicured gardens the fountain courtyard offers a beautiful outdoor setting for your guests to celebrate your special occasion.

CAPACITIES Cocktail style 150 | Banquet 100


Have you ever dreamed of holding an indulgent dinner party in Brisbane’s oldest dining room? The Newstead House Harris room is available for exclusive hire, and is a stunning alternative for your next dinner party or board meeting.

CAPACITY Seated 20

Once the engine room powering Brisbane tramways this industrial building located in our heritage precinct offers a unique alternative for events. Perfect for an array of activations, including art exhibitions, workshops, presentations, cocktail parties and concerts the Substation #5 is available for special hire.

CAPACITIES Cocktail style 70 pax | Banquet 40 pax | Theatre Style 60

Get in Touch

We would love to discuss any ideas for your next event. Please complete our enquiry form and our events team will be in touch shortly.


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