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Top 10 Event Venues in The Central Coast

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Lost World of Reptiles at Australian Reptile Park

Zoo

Pacific Hwy, Somersby NSW 2250, Australia

260
4.6 (6256)

$$$$$

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Undercover Area at Australian Reptile Park

Zoo

Pacific Hwy, Somersby NSW 2250, Australia

160
4.6 (6256)

$$$$$

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Outdoor Picnic Area at Australian Reptile Park

Zoo

Pacific Hwy, Somersby NSW 2250, Australia

260
4.6 (6256)

$$$$$

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Avoca/ Terrigal Rooms at Crowne Plaza Terrigal

Hotel

Pine Tree Ln, Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

108108
4.2 (2364)

$$$$$

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Seasalt Restaurant Conservatory at Crowne Plaza Terrigal

Hotel

Pine Tree Ln, Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

100150
4.2 (2364)

$$$$$

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Wamberal at Crowne Plaza Terrigal

Hotel

Pine Tree Ln, Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

108108
4.2 (2364)

$$$$$

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The Magnificent and Graceful Kooindah Ballroom at Mercure Kooindah Waters

Ballroom

40 Kooindah Boulevard, Wyong NSW 2259, Australia

340400
4.2 (842)

$$$$$

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Courtyard at The Entertainment Grounds

Racecourse

4 Racecourse Rd, West Gosford NSW 2250, Australia

200200

$$$$$

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Lord Ashley Fireplace at Crowne Plaza Terrigal

Hotel

Pine Tree Ln, Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

60
4.2 (2364)

$$$$$

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Haven 1 at Crowne Plaza Terrigal

Hotel

Pine Tree Ln, Terrigal NSW 2260, Australia

4040
4.2 (2364)

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Central Coast Region Venue Hire Guide

The Central Coast is a region of New South Wales, Australia, extending from south of Lake Macquarie to north of Sydney. The area is becoming increasingly popular as a tourist destination due to its proximity to Sydney and Newcastle, its subtropical climate and its many attractions, including several national parks.

There is a wide range of venues available for hire on the Central Coast, from small intimate spaces to large function centres capable of catering for hundreds of guests.

Check out our Central Coast venue guide below to find the perfect space for your next event!

Where can I find function venues on Central Coast?

When looking for the perfect venue on Central Coast, you may want to start your search with the following locations:

Gosford

Gosford has a wide range of function venues, from small intimate spaces to large function centres. So whether you’re planning a small family gathering or a large corporate event, there’s sure to be a venue that will suit your needs.

Wyong

Wyong is a town in the central coast region of New South Wales, Australia. It is located on the Tuggerah Lakes, about 40 kilometres north of Sydney. Wyong also has a great selection of function venues, perfect for any event or occasion. From small meeting rooms to large function spaces, there's bound to be a place that meets your demands.

Terrigal

Terrigal, a part of the Central Coast hinterland, is a town in New South Wales, Australia. Terrigal is a popular tourist destination and as such, has a number of function venues that are perfect for any event or occasion.

Erina

Erina is a town in the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia. It is located on the Tuggerah Lakes, about 10 kilometres northwest of Gosford. Erina also has a wide range of function venues available for hire, from small meeting rooms to large function spaces.

What are the popular function venues on Central Coast?

From wedding reception venues to corporate event spaces, we've got you covered. Some of the most popular function venues on Central Coast include:

Hotels

There are a number of hotels located throughout the Central Coast that offer function spaces for hire. Whether you’re looking for a small meeting room or a large ballroom, there’s sure to be a hotel that can accommodate your needs.

Restaurants

Another popular option for function venues is restaurants and cafes. Many restaurants have private dining rooms that can be hired for events and occasions.

Function Centres

There are also a number of purpose-built function centres located throughout the Central Coast. These venues are perfect for large events and can cater for hundreds of guests.

Other venues

The Central Coast has a coastline of beaches but it also has farms, bush and National Parks all the way up the Coast. Making it perfect for your more rustic, country weddings. With its beachfront atmosphere, you can find venues that can be used for lakeside ceremonies as well.

Top Central Coast Venues for Hire

There is a wide range of function venues in Central Coast, from small intimate spaces to large function centres capable of catering for hundreds of guests. Here are some popular venue options in the area:

Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific

Situated on the water's edge with stunning ocean views, the Crowne Plaza Terrigal Pacific is a popular choice for wedding ceremonies and corporate events. The venue offers a range of function spaces, including an outdoor terrace overlooking the ocean, perfect for cocktail parties or pre-dinner drinks. The Crowne Plaza also has a range of accommodation options, making it the perfect choice for out-of-town guests.

Pullman Magenta Shores Resort

Set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens, the Pullman Magenta Shores Resort is a popular choice for weddings and corporate events. This venue is perfect for larger weddings, with a range of function spaces that can accommodate up to 350 guests. The Pullman Magenta Shores Resort also offers a range of accommodation options and is just a short walk from the beach.

Mercure Kooindah Waters Central Coast

The Mercure Kooindah Waters Central Coast is a popular choice for corporate events, with a range of function spaces that can accommodate up to 200 guests. The Central Coast resort boasts all the facilities, ambience and luxury you need for a private getaway, family holiday, conference or business event.

Narrabeen Sands Hotel

Located at only 25km from Sydney CBD and a 15-minute drive from Manly, The Sands provides easy access to both the city and the stunning scenery and lifestyle of the northern beaches. The hotel boasts multiple dining areas, a state-of-the-art Sports Lounge, as well as comfortable accommodation and function facilities.

Ocean Beach Hotel

Ocean Beach Hotel is located on the idyllic Central Coast. The Ocean Beach Hotel is located on the Peninsula of the Central Coast and is within an hour's drive from Sydney & Newcastle, just minutes away from Umina Beach. The hotel offers a range of function spaces, perfect for wedding receptions, corporate events, parties and more.

Nexus Smart Hub Wyong

The Nexus Smart Hub is located in the heart of Wyong on the Central Coast. The Hub offers a range of function spaces and services, perfect for corporate events, conferences, meetings and more. The Nexus Smart Hub is a state-of-the-art venue with all the latest technology and amenities you need for a successful event.

The Valley Events Centre

The new Valley Events Centre is the Sydney region’s newest conference venue and is sure to impress.  The Centre is located in the heart of the stunning Hawkesbury Valley, just an hour from Sydney CBD. The Valley Events Centre offers a range of function spaces, perfect for conferences, meetings, product launches and more.

The Stables of Somersby

The Stables of Somersby is a gorgeous new boutique central coast wedding venue located less than an hour north of Sydney in the picturesque hinterland. It's on a private equestrian property, and the centrepiece is a beautifully restored rustic barn.

What should I consider before booking Central Coast wedding venues?

Here are a few things to keep in mind when searching for wedding venues on Central Coast:

Budget

Before booking any of the Central Coast wedding venues, it's important to first consider your budget. How much are you willing to spend on the Central Coast wedding venue hire? Keep in mind that the price of the venue is just one aspect of the overall cost of your wedding day. There are also other costs to consider such as catering, decorations, and entertainment.

Guest numbers

Another important factor to consider when choosing Central Coast wedding venues is the number of guests you are planning to invite. This will help you narrow down your options and choose a venue that is the right size for your dream wedding.

Location

The location of the venue is also an important consideration. Do you want a Central Coast wedding venue that is close to public transport and accommodation? Or are you looking for a more secluded setting? Consider all of your options before making a decision.

Style

When it comes to choosing Central Coast wedding venues, there are a few different styles to choose from. Do you want a traditional wedding venue? Or are you looking for something more unique? Are you looking for a beachside wedding venue or a reception venue on one of Central Coast's manicured gardens? Consider all of your options and decide what style of venue will best suit your needs.

Catering

One of the most important aspects of any wedding is the food. When choosing Central Coast wedding venues, be sure to ask about catering options. Some venues will have their own in-house catering services, while others will require you to use an external caterer.

Central Coast Wedding Venue packages

Many Central Coast wedding venues offer wedding packages that can include everything from the venue hire to the catering and decoration. Be sure to ask about any special deals or discounts that may be available.

Wedding photographer

Another important consideration when choosing Central Coast wedding venues is the type of wedding photos you want to take on your big day. Do you want a venue with beautiful outdoor spaces for photos? Or are you looking for a more indoor setting? Consider all of your options and choose a venue that will allow you to capture the perfect wedding photos. Hire a Central Coast wedding photographer that will be able to capture the beauty of your chosen venue.

Amenities

When choosing Central Coast wedding venues, be sure to ask about the amenities that are available. Some venues will offer on-site parking, while others will require you to use public transport or taxis. Other amenities to look for include wheelchair access, air conditioning, and Wi-Fi.

Book the perfect venue with VenueNow today!

Looking for the perfect Central Coast wedding venues? Look no further than VenueNow. We have a wide range of venues to choose from, all of which are perfect for your big day. Whether you're looking for a traditional wedding venue or something more unique, we have the perfect venue for you. And, if you're on a budget, we have a number of affordable venues to choose from. So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your dream wedding today!

Looking for a venue for other social gatherings like engagement parties, birthdays or corporate events? We've got you covered too! Visit our website to find the perfect venue for your next event!

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do Central Coast function venues cost?

Based on VenueNow's historic data, on average, Central Coast function rooms cost between 50 per person and 75 per person. Wedding venues tend to range from approximately 150 per person to 225 per person. Costs may differ based on your food and beverage requirements, AV requirements, event date and time and the type of venue you decide to book.

What are the top Central Coast function venues?

Here are some of our favourite Central Coast function venues:
1. Crowne Plaza Terrigal
2. Pullman Magenta Shores Resort
3. Mercure Kooindah Waters
4. Ocean Beach Hotel
5. Nexus Smart Hub Wyong

How do I find and book Central Coast function venues?

Finding and booking a Central Coast function venue is easy with VenueNow, simply follow these steps:
1. Enter Gosford or Terrigal as your location and function as your event type into VenueNow's search engine.
2. Narrow down your search results by entering more filters such as number of people, event date, room layout and budget.
3. Send enquiries to venues to request pricing and availability (we recommend sending 3-5 enquiries to different venues to ensure you get the best price).
4. Review your quotes and connect directly with your favourite venues to book a site visit and finalise your booking.
5. Host your event!

How far in advance should I book Central Coast Region venues for events?

On average, VenueNow customers book a Central Coast venue 90 days in advance of the event. For larger events and event dates in December we recommend allowing additional time as there may be limited availability.

Can VenueNow help me find a Central Coast function venue?

We sure can! VenueNow's team of Venue Booking Experts can help you find the perfect venue, collect quotes from multiple venues on your behalf, negotiate the best price with venues and book venues, all for free. Simply send us your event brief and our team will be in contact with venue recommendations within 24-48 hours.

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