Function Spaces


Maximum Capacity – 50 guests seated, 120 guests cocktail style

Add the wow factor to your next milestone with an exclusive booking at our river room. Located on the upper level with the option of an open-air space, Southbank Beer Garden will feel like yours for the day or night with a reservation that includes two outdoor covered balconies, a private bar and your very own bathroom. With unsurpassed panoramic beach, river and city views, this space is sure to leave a lasting impression.

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Maximum Capacity – 80 guests cocktail style

This outdoor space offers a breezy, relaxed Queensland feel. With its superb panoramic view and towering palm trees it’s the perfect space for any cocktail style corporate or private event. Features an open-plan function space with direct, sectioned-off bar access. Perfect for office Christmas parties, but book in quick to avoid disappointment!


Maximum Capacity – 30 guests cocktail style

Feel like you’re sipping cocktails on a tropical island getaway as you take in brilliant views along the iconic South Bank Beach, with the Brisbane river and city skyline as the backdrop. With modern furniture, and a cordoned-off, open-air space with a lively vibe, it’s the perfect location for a celebration or get together with family and friends.

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Maximum Capacity – 30 to 40 guests seated, or 60 guests cocktail style.

Perfect for a dining function or intimate cocktail party, the upper level terrace offers a semi-private space for guests that feels both private, and close enough to the lively ambiance and action of South Bank’s most bustling venue.


Maximum Capacity – 30 to 40 guests seated, or 60 guests cocktail style.

Look down and enjoy the hustle and bustle of South Bank Plaza as you celebrate with friends, colleagues and family on our upper-level street deck. The semi-private space provides an open-air dining experience in a natural setting, accompanied by the beachfront feel of Southbank. The Street Deck is ideal for an intimate gathering, whether a birthday party or corporate networking event.

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Maximum Capacity – 30 to 50 guests seated, 60 guests cocktail style.

Add that something special to your next lunch or dinner function with an open-air dining experience at Garden Restaurant. Located in the centre of the upper ground level, treat your guests to an impressive backdrop overlooking South Bank beach, Brisbane river and the city skyline.

Discover Brisbane’s Best Function Venue

A beautiful location, great food, delicious drinks, attentive service and awesome company are the perfect ingredients for a great function. Southbank Beer Garden is the perfect function venue for any celebration, business meeting or occasion with family or friends.

Discover Brisbane’s favourite waterfront function venue when we host our monthly events showcase. Contact the team today to find out the next showcase date

Brisbane’s Most Versatile Function Spaces

Our event spaces cater for any sized groups from an intimate gathering of a few up to a big bash for 400 people. Set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens, capitalising on Queensland’s much-loved climate and boasting a 180 degree view of South Bank’s iconic beach, Southbank Beer Garden is the perfect destination for your function.

Beachfront Cocktail Party Venue in Brisbane

Shake up your next event with a cocktail party celebration at Southbank Beer Garden. If you’re looking for a lively and sophisticated cocktail party space to honour your birthday, engagement or unique achievement, look no further than the balconies and private rooms of our Beer Garden. Adorned with greenery, contemporary furnishings and spectacular city views, there’s no question as to how we’ve earned our reputation as one of Brisbane’s best cocktail party venues.

For further information about functions at Southbank Beer Garden, please call (07) 3844 2866 or click here to enquire online.

Brisbane’s Best Corporate Function Venue

Don’t spend all day in a carpeted room with uninspiring furnishings and a whiteboard – book your next corporate function, end of year party, or team building event in a room with a view. We can host a range of corporate functions and events including:

  • Corporate networking events
  • Cocktail parties
  • After work drinks
  • Corporate dining: luncheons & dinner
  • Product launches
  • Christmas parties
  • Boardroom meetings
  • Corporate conferences
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Function Menus for any Occasion

With an extensive drinks menu, sumptuous and innovative food options and a gorgeous décor and backdrop, nothing beats the perfect alfresco experience at Southbank Beer Garden for your next function. Whether you envisage a sit down meal, a casual lunch with shared plates, or a sophisticated cocktail party with canapés, we can assist in every aspect of your event, from designing the perfect menu, creating a signature cocktail, setting the perfect decor for the occasion, or helping to source or work with external vendors where required. No detail will be left unattended.

Birthday Parties in Brisbane’s South Bank

Whether it’s a milestone occasion or a more casual birthday celebration among friends, Southbank Beer Garden has the recipe for a birthday party to remember. Pair your occasion with perfect 180 degree river city views, greenery, craft beers, wines, and great food for a celebration you’ll treasure for years to come.

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