Rydges South Bank Brisbane
9 Glenelg St, South Brisbane QLD 4101, Australia (View on map)
1195 people are interested in this space
1300 647 488
Spaces at Rydges South Bank Brisbane
Level 12 RooftopFrom AUD 5000.00
Level 12 Rooftop SouthFrom AUD 2000.00
Level 12 Rooftop NorthFrom AUD 2500.00
Soleil Pool DeckFrom AUD 2000.00
Executive BoardroomFrom AUD 750.00
Podium BallroomFrom AUD 8000.00
Podium Room 5From AUD 800.00
Podium Room 1From AUD 2000.00
Podium Room 4From AUD 2000.00
Podium Room 3From AUD 2000.00
Podium Room 2From AUD 2000.00
Podium Rooms 3 and 4From AUD 4000.00
Podium Rooms 1 and 2From AUD 4000.00
About this Venue
Frequently Asked Questions
Where is Rydes South Bank Brisbane located?
Brisbane Rydges South Bank Address:
9 Glenelg St, South Brisbane QLD 4101
Rydges South Bank has a prime location on the Brisbane Riverwalk. One of its other nearby attractions is Queensland Performing Arts Centre, which can be reached in only a few minutes and it's just down the street from Queen Street Mall with all your shopping needs!
Rydges Hotel Brisbane adjoins with the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre via walkway; this makes walking to Queenslands Museum easy without having to leave or cross any streets.
Rydges also offers access 10 minute walks away from Central Business Districts like Treasury Casino & Resort who offer various amenities for guests visiting including GAMA-Queensland Art Gallery at Logan City Council Complex (GoMA) or the State Library of Queensland.
What function spaces are available at Rydges South Bank Brisbane?
Podium Level Functions & Events
The Podium Ballroom at Rydges South Bank is a beautiful, welcoming space for any event. It can accommodate up to 600 theatre-style and 400 banquet-style guests with ease thanks in part to its operable walls that divide the room into 4 separate spaces!
Podium Function spaces are impressive, breath-taking rooms that provide the perfect setting for any event. Elegant mother-of-pearl wall features and rare art deco style carpeting give this space a unique personality to make it stand out from other venues. With gorgeous chandeliers overhead and wonderful ambience, Podium Function is like no other place in town!
The Rooftop - Level 12
You will be able to see the city skyline and Brisbane River from every side of this room without any obstruction. It can easily accommodate large groups such as 300 people for a meeting or conference with soundproof walls that allow each person their own space while still being in close proximity to one another.
This venue, with sound-proof operable walls, is able to be easily divided into two private spaces. The 400sqm room can have gatherings in smaller corporate requirements and still maintain privacy for the individual companies. For a breath of fresh air or if you need some alone time during your conversations at work we recommend taking advantage of this outdoor terrace that overlooks Brisbane's skyline!
The Executive Boardroom seats 14 around the magnificent central table and is located on Level 1 of Rydges South Bank. The room, which features a palette of caramels and taupe furniture, accommodates guests with the latest technology including an internet connection available at every seat in case you want to take your business home or overseas during this meeting.
The Executive Boardroom features blackout curtains, an in-room telephone, a custom-fitted plasma screen and an automated retractable screen feature that make it the perfect place for private meetings as well as sparking those ever-important eureka moments.
The Podium Ballroom
Having your party at the hotel guarantees a great time for you and all of your guests. The state-of-the-art function rooms can comfortably cater to up to 550 cocktail style or 400 banquet style, with walls that creatively divide space into four private areas opening onto an outdoor terrace allowing natural light in.
The Rooftop - Level 12
Impress your guests with the unmatched beauty of Brisbane's city skyline at The Rooftop. Have a gorgeous, unforgettable wedding or family celebration and enjoy views that extend for miles uninterrupted by other buildings! If you're looking to host an event on one of Brisbane's most iconic rooftops - book now before it sells out!
Located on the Podium Level, Podium 5 can be used as an exquisite 16 seat private dining room. The room features a 55" LED TV that's integrated into every table and displays beautiful scenery with its HD LCD projector which is hidden behind two panels in front of each table.
Soleil Pool Bar
Soleil Pool Bar provides a unique experience with its classy cuisine and luxurious poolside location. The restaurant is named after the French word for sun, which it gives off plenty of. Great service means that any day becomes special at Soleil Pool Bar because they are open all hours!
Rydges South Bank Brisbane has taken weddings to the next level. They offer a variety of packages with inclusions that will meet all your needs and desires for an amazing wedding at $99 per person!
Rydges South Bank is an opulent place to get married. They have two stunning wedding venues right under the same roof, including Podium Ballroom and Level 12 Rooftop with panoramic views of Brisbane's skyline just outside your door!
What type of events can be hosted at Rydges South Bank Brisbane?
The following types of events can be held at Rydges South Bank Brisbane:
- Residential Conference
- Corporate Offsite
- 40th Birthday Party
- Corporate Retreat
- Trivia Night
- Product Launch
- Bar Mitzvah
- Engagement Party
- Corporate Function
- Christmas Party
- 50th Birthday Party
- 30th Birthday Party
- Birthday Party
- End of Financial Year Party
- Awards Dinner
- School Formal
- University Ball
- Executive Retreat
- Bucks Night
- Hens Night
- 21st Birthday Party
- 18th Birthday Party
- Gala Dinner
- Networking Event
- Trade Show
- Cocktail Party
- Baby shower
- Bridal shower
- Bat Mitzvah
- Private Dining
If your specific event type is not on the list, contact one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts and they will check if Rydges South Bank Brisbane is able to facilitate your event or will help you find an alternate venue.
How do I find out if Rydges South Bank Brisbane is available for my event date?
The best way to find out if Rydges South Bank Brisbane is available for your event date is to send an enquiry through or get in contact with one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts.
Availability at many venues around the country is limited so if your date is flexible, please let the VenueNow team know and the venue may be able to provide a range of dates that suit your needs.
What catering / food and beverage options are available at Rydges South Bank Brisbane?
The following food and beverage / catering options are available for guests at Rydges South Bank Brisbane:
- Bar Tab
- Coffee / Tea
- Inhouse Catering
- Filtered Water
- External Catering
For more information regarding food and beverage / catering options, please contact a VenueNow Event Booking Expert.
What steps are involved in booking an event at Rydges South Bank Brisbane?
There are a few steps involved in booking an event at Rydges South Bank Brisbane and the VenueNow team are here to do the heavy lifting for you.
Firstly, contact the VenueNow team by submitting an enquiry or speaking to one of our team members online or over the phone. We'll need to collect a few details from you, such as your:
- Event type
- Number of people attending
- Preferred event date & time (and if this is flexible)
- Budget (per person or total)
- Room layout
- Food and beverage / catering requirements
- Any other requirements
Once we've gathered these details, the VenueNow team will contact the team at Rydges South Bank Brisbane to check:
1) Can they host the event on your preferred date / time? If not, what are some alternate dates / times?
2) What is the estimated cost based on your event requirements?
This process tends to take around 1 business day on average to receive a response from the venue. Once we've received a response, the VenueNow team will contact you as soon as possible.
If you're happy with the proposed price and dates / times, the VenueNow team will connect you with Rydges South Bank Brisbane to finalise your booking (which may include a site visit if you choose to do so).
VenueNow provides this service free of charge to you as we are paid a small fee by Rydges South Bank Brisbane if you book via us.
I have more questions. How do I get in contact?
There are a number of ways you can get in contact:
1) Call the VenueNow team on 1300 647 488 during business hours AEST
2) Contact the VenueNow team via our online chat in the bottom right of the screen
3) Submit an enquiry via the form on the page
The VenueNow team usually reply within a few hours during Australian business.
How much does an event cost at Rydges South Bank Brisbane?
Events at Rydges South Bank Brisbane start from 750.00.
This may be subject to change due to seasonality, day of the week, duration and your specific requirements. For an accurate quote for your event please send an enquiry or contact one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts.