Venue Hire

Are you looking for that special place for your party, seminar, meeting or wedding? Then look no further.

The Maritime Centre provides a choice of unique spaces to suite your function’s presentational, seating and technical requirements. Silo Catering, an experienced Honeysuckle-based enterprise in partnership with the Maritime Centre will provide a complete range catering services tailored to your particular needs.

The Maritime Centre is located on the Honeysuckle Foreshore, and provides all-round outdoor spaces and sweeping views of the harbour. The Civic Train Station, Hunter Street public bus stops and a car park (metered during business hours)  are just three minutes walk from the Centre. A number of excellent restaurants and hotels can be found through the Honeysuckle precinct as well as adjoining areas.

Download the Maritime Centre’s Functions Brochure.

For more information or to make a booking, please call 4929 2588 or email

Conferences and Meetings

Lecture Style for up to 40 people

Boardroom style for up to 30 people

A projector is available for both lecture and boadroom set ups.


Sit Down dinner for up to 50 in the Wrecks and Rescues Theatre

Sit Down dinner for up to 140 with tables throughout the exhibition space

 Cocktail Parties

Let your guests mingle and talk amongst the exhibits

Relax and enjoy the atmosphere


Marriage on the Harbour

Our outside deck is perfect for your wedding, and we have the perfect Plan B should the weather not be perfect