The Royal Botanical Gardens and Domain Trust 

The Botanic Gardens of Sydney offer a range of truly elegant venue spaces, with a unique combination of historic worldliness and modern functionality. Located within the Sydney CBD and surrounded by private landscapes, gardens, and courtyards, allowing you to create your own layout and design.

Choose between three breathtaking marquee locations in the gardens. With unobstructed views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House, the Bennelong Lawn and Fleet Steps never fail to impress. Whereas the Rose Garden is a romantic setting surrounded by blooming roses.

Palm House

The Palm House brings you shabby chic charm in the Royal Botanical Gardens. Surrounded by private landscape gardens and courtyard, this unique heritage venue is New South Wales’ oldest glasshouse and allows you to create your own layout and design for your next monumental function.

Ideal for wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions, cocktail functions, product and media launches, seated lunches or dinners, Christmas, and birthday parties.

Fleet Steps

With unsurpassed views of the Sydney Harbour, the Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, Royal Botanic Garden Sydney and city skyline, the grandeur Fleet Steps event space never fails to impress! Accompanied by the historic Fleet Steps, adding a dramatic entrance for your guests.

Fleet Steps is the largest of the marquee sites offered by the Botanic Gardens of Sydney and Domain Trust. Perfect for large-scale events.

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Perfect for exclusive functions, weddings, lunches, cocktail events.

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Function room Cocktail Theatre Sit-down
Palm House 120 80 80
Fleet Steps
800 N/A 550
Lion Gate Lodge 150 N/A 80
 Rose Garden Pavilion 80   N/A 40 
 Rose Garden Lawn (Marquee) 300    N/A 300 
 Maiden Theatre 120  80 60
 Bennelong Lawn (Marquee)  450  N/A   250


The Royal Botanical Gardens and Domain Trust 
Mrs Macquaries Road