Meetings and Conferences

Host your next successful meeting in our Rydges conference venues in Canberra

Rydges Capital Hill is the ideal Canberra conference venue for your next meeting. We offer a variety of venues from small meeting rooms to large conference facilities so that you can easily find the perfect space for your needs.

The hotel can host events of up to 200 attendees in our unique conference venues in Canberra. Our scenic outdoor terrace and lush atrium are excellent choices for post-function cocktail hours or elegant banquet-style business events. An expansive foyer gazes over the atrium and is ideal for mini trade displays, registrations and networking between meetings over excellent catering dishes. Those interested in flexible indoor event space may like to book the Forrest Suite, which can function either as one large room or be broken into three smaller Canberra conference venues.

Or, if you are looking for a more intimate meeting, our smaller conference venues in Canberra are an inexpensive function room alternative. We offer five purpose-built boardrooms that can accommodate numerous simultaneous meetings and multiple break-out sessions.

Located within the prestigious Barton/Manuka area just a short stroll away from Parliament House and Capital Hill, our conference venues in Canberra are in the ideal location. Event attendees will be pleased to find that our hotel is central to all that Canberra has to offer. 

Book your event space through one of our experienced event planners today. You will find that they pride themselves on their professionalism, attention to detail and friendly service and will work tirelessly to ensure that your meetings in our conference venues in Canberra are executed flawlessly.

Please contact our conference and events team for our conference kit. 

Meeting and Conferencing Facilities

  • Well-equipped meeting facilities /function venues/conference venues from 6 - 200 people
  • WiFi included in all meeting packages
  • Executive boardrooms and break out rooms
  • A comprehensive range of Audio Visual equipment
  • Residential conference venues with 186 guest rooms and suites
  • Best conferencing services from our team of dedicated planners and service team
  • Innovative conference solutions catering for every need with large to small meeting rooms
  • An abundance of natural light in our main meetings rooms
  • Instant communication with support staff during your event
  • Specialised menus designed by the Executive Chef and his incredible team
  • Photocopying, faxing and secretarial services avaliable
Room/Space Area Ceiling
Height
Square Metres Banquet Capacity Banquet With Dancefloor Cocktail Capacity Classroom Capacity Boardroom Capacity Theatre Capacity U-Shape Capacity
Acacia Lounge 200 2.8m 200m² 140 n/a 160 n/a 30 120 30
Atrium n/a n/am 100m² 70 n/a 120 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Event Room 1 n/a 2.8m 170m² 120 80 120 30 31 120 24
Event Room 2 n/a 2.4m 40m² 30 n/a 40 15 22 30 22
Executive Boardroom 1 n/a 2.4m 35m² 12 n/a 25 12 16 25 18
Executive Boardroom 2 n/a 2.4m 20m² 8 n/a 15 6 8 15 9
Executive Boardroom 3 n/a 2.4m 20m² 10 n/a n/a 9 16 20 9
Executive Boardroom 4 n/a 2.4m 12m² n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 8 n/a
Executive Boardroom 5 n/a 2.4m 20m² 10 n/a n/a 9 10 10 9
Figtree Cafe n/a n/am 300m² 150 n/a 200 - - - -
Forrest Room 1 n/a 3.1m 60m² 40 n/a 60 24 28 60 26
Forrest Room 2 n/a 3.1m 100m² 80 50 110 36 40 110 40
Forrest Room 3 n/a 3.1m 40m² 20 n/a 30 12 28 35 23
Forrest Suite 17.65m x 12.97m 3.1m 280m² 180 150 200 74 - 200 -