Conferencing, special occasions, meetings and training

There are two main conference, workshop or meeting rooms available within the Botanical Gardens visitor centre. Our first room the Banksia Room is just right of the main entrance to the building and has views across the front visitor centre lawn. It provides quick and easy access to the front of the centre and is suitable for small to medium activities and events accommodating up to 50 people, depending on layout. Bookings are essential. Contact the Gardens administration office on 03 6166 0453 for further details. Booking forms are available for download: Week day bookings; AND Week end and public holiday bookings.
Requirements when booking: There are mandatory quarantine regulations being observed in the Gardens concerning imported flower, leaf and other plant materials that are restricted on the site at all times. These requirements must be observed prior to booking.  Please see: Additional quarantine details 

The second room known as the Riverview Room on the north eastern side of the building is managed by the Succulent Restaurant. Bookings for this room are available through the restaurant on 03 6234 0606. 

Features in both rooms include:

  • Refreshment facilities
  • Air conditioning
  • Electronic whiteboard
  • Data projector
  • NBN Access
  • Catering can be arranged through the restaurant Succulent (mentioned above)
  • Available seven days a week

The venues can be arranged in a number of layout designs as required, please ask.