Brisbane Events


Choosing a venue space for your event is the key part of your event planning, as it sets the tone, creates the scene and makes a statement.

If you don’t know where to start there’s no need to panic, ed. is here to help! Casual or formal? Small or large? Restaurant, bar or conference facility? Sit-down meal or canapes? There are companies here to help you with any kind of occasion.


Customs House

Location:399 Queen Street 
Brisbane QLD 4000

Tel: (+61 7) 3365 8999

Venue Type:Function Space, Restaurant
Event Type:Christmas Party, Conference, Dinner, Exhibition, Gala Ball, Launch, Party, Private Dining

Overall: 440 
Classroom: 120
Cocktail Party: 300
Dinner: 220
Dinner & Dance Floor: 200
Theatre: 300

Price Range (per person):$75–$150
AV (External):Yes
Catering:Modern Australian
Catering (External):No
Dance Floor:Yes
Disabled Access:Yes
Private Dining Room:Yes
Opening Hours:Monday to Sunday 8am–12 midnight

Restaurant & Catering Awards for Excellence 2013 and 2014;
Winner ‘Function/Convention Centre Caterer’;
National Winner ‘Caterer of the Year’;
2015 Winner ‘Contemporary Australian Formal Restaurant’.

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Customs House is regarded as one of Brisbane’s premier function venues and has unique facilities for all styles of corporate and private events. The prominent Queen Street location overlooking the river, impressive service and superb facilities, exemplify the best Brisbane has to offer.

Customs House Event Coordinators have a friendly and personalised approach from your initial enquiry, through to the planning process and right to the day itself. The professional team, with a commitment to excellence, will ensure that your function is a great success.

All inclusive packages are available or alternatively the Event Coordinators can organise a quote to suit your specific requirements and the kitchen brigade will be happy to tailor a menu to impress your guests.

Customs House has five event spaces, most with river views and all with natural light. The Long Room is the perfect setting for large functions. Serene and majestic beneath the building’s huge copper dome and with access to the Coles Myer balcony overlooking the river.

The Sylvia Jones Boardroom is an exquisite, formal showpiece featuring crystal chandeliers, marble fireplaces and an 1880’s heritage cedar table. The elegance of this room is echoed in the finest crystal, silverware and napery for dining. The table has extension leaves and can seat up to a maximum of 24 persons.

The award-winning restaurant provides inside dining in heritage surroundings as well as outside dining overlooking the river and the Story Bridge. Enjoy fresh seasonal produce and local seafood that is sourced daily by the kitchen brigade.

Guests can be assured of excellent food, fantastic river views and friendly, professional service. The wine list maintains quality wines from local, national and international wineries.



  • Customs House is situated on the river in the heart of the CBD. The unique function rooms can cater for a wide array of events from breakfasts or seminars to gala balls.
  • The cocktail packages are $75 per person including two hours of canapés and  drinks and are inclusive of room hire.
  • Daily delegate seminar packages are priced from $80 per person and include catering, room hire and free Wi-Fi.

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