Combining two of our passions – entertainment and celebration – gala dinners are our forte. Special awards evenings, conference dinners, gala balls; our experienced and highly professional events team can dress a room to impress and ensure your special event runs seamlessly.
Event styles and spaces
Wrest Point’s selection of versatile and scalable event spaces provide the perfect backdrop for your occasion. The Tasman Room has played host to many of Tasmania’s most prestigious and memorable galas.
Our largest room, the Tasman Room, boasts top-of-the-range moving light rigs and advanced audio visual systems. In-house technicians are highly trained in production and Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
Our chefs provide quality catering using seasonal Tasmanian produce. Choose your own format – long table and gala dinners, gourmet BBQs, buffets, plated dining or try something new.
Located a few short minutes’ drive from Salamanca and Hobart CBD, Wrest Point is accessible by ferry and has ample free parking. Convenience is part of the package, with restaurants and bars, 269 accommodation rooms and entertainment on property.
Size of Event
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Featuring a full theatre-style main stage, the Tasman Room comfortably accommodates gala balls, symphonies, business conferences, concerts, shows, dinners, exhibitions, meetings, and functions.
This purpose-built auditorium is suitable for keynote speakers, break-out groups, lectures, exhibitions, and presentations.
Overlooking the river, the spacious Exhibition Foyer is suitable for exhibitions, trade shows, event registrations, pre-dinner drinks for large groups, and cocktail receptions.
Australian and international entertainment royalty has performed here in The Showroom. With tiered flooring and a purpose-built stage, the room easily transitions from a rock concert stage to an intimate theatre.
The Derwent Room’s classic art deco styling provides an ideal backdrop for dinners, cocktail parties, conferences and meetings.
Located on the waterfront with spectacular views, the intimate Boardwalk Gallery is the perfect venue for cocktail receptions, trade exhibits, product launches, weddings, and training sessions.
With mountain and marina views, the light and spacious Wellington Room is a multi-purpose venue well-suited to small and medium conferences, meetings or workshops.
Perfect for intimate events, the Riviera Room is a great option for business presentations, smaller functions, or casual receptions.
Designed as a waiting room for artists performing in the Tasman Room, the Drysdale Room can also be used for small meetings, workshops and cocktail receptions.