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Let Our Award Winning Team Make Your Next Event Extra Special

Events are extra special when held at Rydges South Bank Brisbane. Our unique Brisbane function rooms are perfect for a range of special events including weddings, school formals, corporate gala dinners, product launches and more.

With sweeping views of the Brisbane skyline and river, our Level 12 Rooftop is the ideal setting for Brisbane events that command attention. The space can accommodate 250 people banquet style or up to 300 guests in a cocktail setting.

The Podium Level Function & Events Centre boasts the ability to host up to 600 guests cocktail style or up to 450 guests banquet style.

Your guests can make the most of their time here with an overnight stay at Rydges South Bank. The hotel features two restaurants, pool, gymnasium, sauna and spa and our Concierge are a wealth of information on things to see and do in the area. 

Christmas Day Lunch

Join us for a delicious seafood buffet as we celebrate the jolliest day of the year.

Havana Nights – Soleil NYE

Undisputedly Brisbane’s most anticipated and extravagant New Year’s Eve event with premium beverages, gourmet canapés, Havana beach bar with real sand, night long roving entertainment (including fire performers, snake dancers, samba dancers, a photo booth and confetti cannons to rain down at midnight) as well as DJ's and live acts.

Platinum – Rooftop NYE

This New Year’s Eve Rydges South Bank is going to take you straight to the top, the Level 12 Rooftop that is.DJ's, Live Bands, Canapes, Drinks anduninterrupted panoramic views of fireworks!

Floor Plans

Floor plans of the Podium Room and Rydges South Bank Level 12 rooftop are available for download to assist you in planning your event with us.

If you have any additional questions don't hesitate to contact our award winning events team on (07) 3364 0899.

Special Offer

Planning a plated lunch, cocktail reception or gala dinner? Don't miss out on this exception offer!

Book your next event at Rydges South Bank to receive a free seven course degustation at the award winning Bacchus restaurant and a City Lights accommodation package.

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Social Events

Looking for a place to hold your next private lunch or dinner? Look no further!

At Rydges South Bank we have a variety of wonderful options for your next event.  


Room/Space Area Ceiling
Square Metres Banquet Capacity Cabaret Room Cocktail Capacity Classroom Capacity Boardroom Capacity Theatre Capacity U-Shape Capacity
Podium 1-4 n/a 3.5m 580m² 380 304 600 200 n/a 500 n/a
Podium 1 n/a 3.5m 155m² 80 64 160 50 30 145 35
Podium 2 n/a 3.5m 138.50m² 80 64 140 50 35 145 40
Podium 3 n/a 3.5m 140.50m² 80 64 150 50 40 140 50
Podium 4 n/a 3.5m 147m² 80 64 150 50 40 140 50
Podium 1 & 2 n/a 3.5m 293.5m² 150 120 300 99 n/a 285 n/a
Podium 3 & 4 n/a 3.5m 287.5m² 160 128 300 117 n/a 270 n/a
Podium 5 n/a 3.5m 64m² n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 n/a n/a
Executive Boardroom n/a 2.8m n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 n/a n/a
Level 12 n/a 2.65m 400m² 300 n/a 300 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Level 12 North n/a 2.65m 150m² 80 64 100 60 25 100 35
Level 12 South n/a 2.65m 100m² 60 48 70 40 20 70 30