Venue hire

Looking for a memorable location for your next function or event?

Cocktail parties, formal dinners, Christmas functions, birthday parties, group lunches, breakfasts, afternoon teas, club outings and weddings – we can do these and more.

We don’t just provide a stunning venue and delicious food, we offer an experience to remember.

Each function is developed with you to perfectly suit your requirements, so talk to us to find out what we can do for your next event.

Cocktail Party

From $35.00 per person enjoy a glass of bubbles or beer on arrival and a selection of 6 chef made canapé varieties to be served roaming waitress style to all guests. With the option to add Torch light tour/s of the museum after dark available at $10 per person*

4hr venue hire $500.00 includes one of our indoor or outdoor spaces 

*minimums apply

Functions

Imagine your next function set in the authentic surrounds of the birthplace of rail in Queensland.

A variety of one-of-a-kind spaces coupled with the industrial settings of the Museum will set the stage for a memorable event.

Download our Functions Packages brochure (1215 KB) pdf document icon.

Conference

We offer a variety of room options, onsite catering and the atmosphere of the birthplace of rail in Queensland.

Download our Conference Packages brochure (974 KB) pdf document icon.

 

Family Christmas Party – Afternoon BBQ 

Enjoy one of our beautiful outdoor spaces from 4pm-8pm for a relaxed family friendly Christmas BBQ. Our BBQ menu includes sausages, sandwich steaks, chicken kebabs, sliced bread and bread rolls along with fresh salads, cheese and condiments to build your own burger or plate. 

Adults from $27.00 per person 
Children (12yrs and under) $15.00 per person – includes a fruit popper
Venue hire - $500.00 

Choose from our custom entertainment options, so that you can relax knowing it's all taken care of.
Land Train Hire – 1hr for $275.00
Exclusive access to museum from 4pm-6pm - $500.00
Face painting - $100.00
Santa appearance - $400.00
Gift-wrapped present - $10.00 per child 

Christmas lunch

Come and enjoy a festive Christmas luncheon with us in our Refreshment room, suitable for groups of 30-70 guests - Adults from $50 
Standard Inclusions are - room hire with tables set with cutlery, crockery & glassware, Christmas themed centre pieces and bon-bons 
A glass of bubbles or beer on arrival and 2 course alternate drop menu

Christmas Dinner 

Join us for a beautiful 2 course Christmas dinner with your guests. Enjoy a glass of bubbles or beer upon arrival– minimum of 40 adults.
Adults - $70.00 
Standard Inclusions are - room hire with tables set with linen, cutlery, crockery & glassware, Christmas themed centrepieces and bon-bons 
A glass of bubbles or beer on arrival and 2 course alternate drop menu 

Available entertainment upgrade - Torch light tour/s of the museum after dark available at $10 per person*

*Minimums apply

Weddings

We offer flexible options so you can tailor your special day to suit your needs and budget.

You may also use the Museum for wedding photography. An after hours 1.5 hour session costs $250. Daytime costs vary depending on what you would like to do. Contact us for details.

Download our Weddings Packages brochure (2035 KB) pdf document icon.

School Formals

We’ll take on all the hard work of organising a fantastic and unforgettable evening so you can have fun with your friends.

Download our School Formal Packages brochure (749 KB) pdf document icon.

 

Inquiries and Bookings

Phone (07) 3432 5100
Email info@theworkshops.qm.qld.gov.au or complete our inquiry form.

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