Fort Denison Est. 2006

Fort Denison, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Fort Denison has been at the heart of Sydney Harbour for over 150 years and over that time has had a varied past.
Set on a small island in the heart of Sydney Harbour, it's used as a restaurant, a wedding venue and a gorgeous event space with panoramic views of the harbour, the skyline, the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
The Lowdown
Type
Banquet Hall / Event Facility
Historic Building
Island
Private Dining / Restaurant
Views
Bay
Cityscape
Coastline
Historical Monument
Ocean
Skyline
Style
Classic
Glamorous
Modern
Romantic
Urban
BEST type of CELEBRATIONS
Anniversary / Engagement Party
Baby Shower
Bachelor / Bachelorette Party
Birthday Party
Bridal Shower
Charity Event
Corporate Event
Dinner Party
Elopement / Vow Renewal
Family Reunion
LGBT Weddings
Social Event
Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Reception

Venue Setting

Fort Denison has been at the heart of Sydney Harbour for over 150 years and over that time has had a varied past – it has been used as a fishing spot, defence structure, navigational guide, tide gauge station, weather station, time marker and now a restaurant, events space and historic museum. 

Now, set on a small island in the heart of Sydney Harbour, it's used as a restaurant, a wedding venue and a gorgeous event space with panoramic views of the harbour, the skyline, the Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Fees
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
Price Range

Does this include catering fees?

Yes

Insurance

N/A

Capacity

Seated
190
Buffet
190
Standing
210
Celebrations Hosted Here Since
2006
Curfew
11 PM
Venue Spaces
Indoor & Outdoor Venue Spaces Available
Catering
Client Must Use The Catering Provided By The Venue
Alcohol
Provided By Venue For Fee – You Must Use The Venue For All Alcohol Services
Music
Indoors Only
Smoking
Designated Smoking Areas Only
Kid Friendly Events
Yes
Inside Scoop

The cocktail list has been absolutely perfected, and the mojito is a real winner!

Amenities
  • A/V Equipment
  • Bridal Suite/Changing Rooms Onsite
  • Dining Chairs
  • Dining Tables
  • Onsite Restrooms
Venue Features
The Scene:
Our restaurant is located in the heart of Sydney harbour, and upon reaching the island you will be greeted with a panoramic view of the whole harbour including the Sydney skyline, The Opera House, The Harbour Bridge and of course the waters which surround the island, all of which provides that perfect photo-op!
Design:
On Fort Denison island there is a gorgeous lawn area which overlooks the city and features, an all weather marquee which hosts the events and also a Martello Tower, the only one of its kind still standing in the southern hemisphere.
Awards & Notables We have recently been voted the best Summer bar in Sydney by Sydney.com and also named in the top 5 worldwide waterfront restaurants – (SMH Nov 2015)
 
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