Popular Birthday Party Venues Sydney

There’s no doubt about it – when you host a birthday party in Sydney, you’re up for a lively time. This exuberant city is home to some of the most impressive birthday party event spaces, private and semi-private dining rooms, rooftop bars and pubs just to name a few. So whether you’re celebrating a 16th or 60th, there’s a Sydney birthday party venue waiting to be explored. Ask our Venue Finders to show you ‘round .

    Our Guide to the Best Birthday Party Venues in Sydney


    Sydney is home to a diverse array of incredible birthday party venues, from spectacular waterfront spaces to dazzling rooftop bars and everything in between. Whether you’re looking for a funky cocktail bar to host a 21st birthday party or a unique heritage Sydney venue to celebrate a special 60th birthday, VenueCrew can help you pick the perfect setting.


    Our Sydney Venue Specialists are always on the hunt for the best places to celebrate special occasions and are here to help you find the perfect venue for your birthday party. There are a few things to consider before you begin your search for a Sydney birthday party venue, so let our venue experts offer you some handy tips and advice. Contact a Sydney Venue Specialist today .


    Venue Specialist Tip No. 1: Decide on guest numbers.

    A good place to start when planning your birthday party is to decide on how many people you’re going to invite. Are you looking for an extravagant 50th birthday party venue or a more intimate space to host your daughter’s 16th birthday party? Once you’ve finalised your guest list, speak to one of our dedicated Sydney Venue Specialists and they will match you with a venue that best suits your guest numbers.

    If you’re planning a more intimate birthday celebration with your nearest and dearest, a Sydney restaurant venue is a great option. Kitchens on Kent at The Langham, Sydney offers an interactive dining experience with eight live-cooking stations and private dining options. Download The Langham, Sydney brochure for more details.


    Venue Specialist Tip No. 2: Consider the location for your Sydney birthday party.

    A good thing to keep in mind when planning your birthday celebrations is the location, especially if you’ve got guests coming from all over Sydney or interstate. Whether you’re looking for a birthday party venue that’s conveniently located in the heart of the CBD or overlooking one of Sydney’s beautiful beaches, our Sydney Venue Specialists will have the perfect place for you.


    If you’re looking for a classy inner-city 30th birthday party venue, Kittyhawk Sydney is a French-inspired cocktail bar with a unique flair. This versatile event space is perfectly placed in Sydney’s CBD and can be customised to suit your birthday party theme, with space for up to 175 guests cocktail style. Download the Kittyhawk Sydney brochure for more information.


    Venue Specialist Tip No. 3: Choose a venue with historic charm for a warm atmosphere.

    If you’re on the hunt for a unique 60th or 70th birthday party venue in Sydney, our list of charming historic venues in Sydney is guaranteed to have one you’ll love. Brimming with old-world charm and heritage features, venues like Lindesay House and Dunbar House are ideal for hosting milestone birthday parties.


    Another historic Sydney event venue is Gunners’ Barracks, housed in a beautiful heritage sandstone building in Mosman. Boasting spectacular waterfront views of Sydney Harbour, classic features, charming event spaces, and a waterfront terrace, this iconic event venue provides a wonderful backdrop for special birthday celebrations. 


    There are four private dining areas to choose from at Gunners’ Barracks, including the Harbour Terrace and Sandstone Courtyard, each accommodating groups of various size. For packages and pricing, download the Gunners’ Barracks brochure.


    Venue Specialist Tip No. 4: Grand ballrooms are perfect for large birthday parties.

    Are you planning an extravagant 21st birthday party or a big Bar Mitzvah where all your family and friends can attend? Sydney has an array of glamorous ballroom venues that can easily accommodate larger guest numbers, with plenty of space for a dancefloor so you can party into the night with your loved ones. Chat to one of our Sydney Venue Specialists to see which ballroom venues are available on your desired date.


    Located in Sydney’s iconic Queen Victoria Building, The Tea Room QVB Ballroom can host up to 300 guests cocktail style and is sure to impress with its soaring ceilings and elegant crystal chandeliers. The Tea Room’s grand setting is perfect for celebrating milestone birthdays or big Bar Mitzvahs. For more information, download The Tea Room QVB Ballroom brochure here.

    Another glamorous Sydney ballroom venue that’s ideal for throwing large birthday parties is the luxurious ivy Ballroom by Merivale, located in the famous ivy Precinct in Sydney’s CBD. This contemporary ballroom can host up to 430 guests in a seated capacity and features a grand sweeping staircase, stunning chandeliers, plenty of natural light, and an outdoor garden terrace. To get packages and pricing, download the ivy Ballroom by Merivale brochure.

    Venue Stories

    5 of The World’s Biggest Annual Fundraising Galas

      Image: amfAR Gala Cannes   Though planning a fundraiser can be incredibly satisfying, it’s often tricky to get your creative juices flowing. If you’re lacking ideas for your next

    Thu 23rd Mar 2023 ·
    Innovative Event Ideas from Brands We Love

      Image: Veerle Evens   “Good things come to those who wait.” It may be a cliché, but after over so much time spent staying indoors, people are eager to

    Wed 22nd Mar 2023 ·
    What’s Your Dream Wedding Venue Style?

      Aunty Kim’s in Melbourne     Every wedding venue has its own vibe. Some are the tried-and-true ballroom with a romantic aesthetic. Others are cool, industrial warehouses that have

    Tue 21st Mar 2023 ·

    Frequently Asked Questions

    We take out the stress of the party venue search. Here’s how it works:

      1. Write down your event venue requirements, preferred date and guest number
      2. Book a free consultation with a VenueCrew Sydney Venue Specialist 
      3. We’ll send you quotes and book you in to view your favourite birthday party venues
      4. You confirm your party date, send out the invites, and sort the themed details

    Sydney is a vibrant city to throw the ultimate birthday party, with plenty of venue options to suit any style of event. Popular party venues include Kittyhawk Sydney and The Tea Room QVB Ballroom. VenueCrew can pair you up with the best Sydney birthday party venue for you.