Are you looking for a venue to host your work Christmas party, and need some help? Why not let us make the process of finding your perfect venue easier! We have a large range of venues in our collection that would be perfect for hosting your next Christmas party.

If you are looking for an outside venue to enjoy the beautiful Brisbane Summer weather, we have put together some of the best outdoor venues where you can host your next Christmas party!

Cielo Rooftop

  • Venue: Cielo Rooftop
  • Address: Rooftop, 209 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4000
  • Capacity: 70
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

The Main Canopy at Cielo Rooftop is perfect for groups of 70 guests and provides a semi exclusive area for parties, dancing and taking in the spectacular Brisbane views. Combining seating from dry bars and stools to director chairs and tables, the Main Canopy is the perfect space for corporate Christmas parties.

A scenic rooftop bar perched above Fortitude Valley, Cielo Rooftop is your gateway to the skyline of the Italian Riviera.

See how this space could work for your Christmas party by taking the virtual tour.

Southbeach Social

SouthBeach Social
  • Venue: Southbeach Social
  • Address: 30aa, Stanley St Plaza, South Brisbane QLD 4101
  • Capacity: 90
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

Located in the iconic South Bank, Southbeach Social is a prime venue that can host your next event against the backdrop of spectacular waterfront and city views.

Enjoy some of the best views that Brisbane has to offer in our North Shore space. This spectacular space can be made private for exclusive use with a section of the bar dedicated entirely to your event of up to 90 guests. Enjoy front row seats during our live acts or kick back, relax and enjoy our in-house music providing just the right tunes.

Society Rooftop, Eagle Farm Racecourse

Society Rooftop
  • Venue: Eagle Farm Racecourse
  • Address: 230 Lancaster Rd, Ascot QLD 4007
  • Capacity: 180
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

Established in 1865, Eagle Farm Racecourse had its racing roots in the early settlements with the first settlers heading to the track to enjoy a punt on the horses. The venue boasts world-class facilities and features over 35 function spaces, with most having been recently refurbished including the brand new Society Rooftop bar.

The Society is located on the first level of the Public Grandstand featuring a rooftop and air conditioned adjoining indoor space.

The Society is perfect for race day corporate Christmas parties , special celebrations, cocktail functions, networking, weddings and has capacity for up to 180 guests!

Fatcow Steak & Lobster

Fatcow Steak & Lobster
  • Venue: Fatcow Steak & Lobster
  • Address: 5/45 Eagle St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
  • Capacity: 400
  • Event Type: Conferences, Networking, Parties, Weddings

Fatcow Steak & Lobster is located by the river at Eagle Street Pier. You’ll find Brisbane’s best steak and lobster restaurant and an accommodating whiskey bar.

Open 7 days, Fatcow’s menus are inspired by the best of the best. The freshest seafood, award-winning meat, an extensive wine list, and a whiskey collection over 150 labels strong. Join them for an event you will not forget.

Fatcow Steak & Restaurant offers an indoor and outdoor area which is perfect for a gathering during the day by the river, enjoying spectacular views of Brisbane river and The Story Bridge.

The Outdoor area is suitable for corporate Christmas parties with a capacity of 100 guests standing and 32 guests on long seated tables.

Garden of Ehden

Garden of Ehden
  • Venue: Ehden Bar and Kitchen
  • Address: 400 Montague Rd, West End QLD 4101
  • Capacity: 65
  • Event Type: Conferences, Networking, Christmas Parties, Weddings

Ehden Bar and Kitchen is West End ‘s newest and most exciting bar, restaurant & function destination showcasing not only delicious but photo-worthy Mediterranean and Middle Eastern dishes. With three beautiful areas to choose from, they can cater for up to 300 people & will find the perfect indoor, alfresco or even secret underground space for your special occasion.  

‘The Garden’ offers the perfect setting for engagements, wedding ceremony and reception, baby shower, birthday celebrations, networking events or long lunches.

Set outdoors in a lush tropical environment, sip cocktails and dine in your own exclusive garden oasis with up to 65 of your guests for your next Christmas party.


  • Venue: X CARGO
  • Address: 37 McLachlan St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4005
  • Capacity: 110
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

Step into the heart of Fortitude Valley’s Entertainment Precinct and discover a sun kissed garden party, set amongst a labyrinth of glistening white cargo containers. Welcome to X CARGO Social Hub.

Nestled under the iconic Pink Flamingo, Eats Alley offers the quintessential X CARGO experience. The Garden bar is perfect for Christmas  parties, networking and team activities for up to 110 guests.

Eagles Nest, The Point Brisbane

Eagles Nest
  • Venue: The Point Brisbane Hotel
  • Address: 21 Lambert St, Kangaroo Point QLD 4169
  • Capacity: 120
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

The Eagles Nest is truly a special venue, with its breathtaking views towards the city and Story Bridge, a spectacular sight when lit up after dark.

Located exclusively on the top floor, this magnificently appointed function room is a flexible space, perfect for business meetings, Christmas parties, workshops, product launches or special occasions. The adjoining rooftop balcony provides an ideal break-out space or stylish setting for pre-dinner drinks and canapés.

The Eagles Nest is located on the rooftop of The Point Brisbane Hotel, conveniently located at Kangaroo Point, only 5 minutes from the CBD.

The Rooftop, The Stock Exchange Hotel

The Stock Exchange Hotel
  • Venue: The Stock Exchange Hotel
  • Address: 166 Charlotte St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
  • Capacity: 350
  • Event Type: Conferences, Networking, Parties, Weddings

On the corner of Charlotte and Edward Street, the Stock Exchange Hotel – better known as Stockies by the locals – has been loved by Brisbane for over a century.

The Stock Exchange Rooftop is a newly refurbished outdoor event space with an exclusive bar. It has a mammoth 100” projector that was made for sport and the atmosphere to match.

The rooftop is perfect for your next Christmas party , networking, team activities and has capacity for 350 guests.

Patina, Customs House

Customs House
  • Venue: Customs House
  • Address:399 Queen St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
  • Capacity: 50
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

Patina is a beautiful, modern and contemporary restaurant located in Brisbane’s most iconic heritage listed building, Customs House.

For an incredible outdoor dining experience with some of the best views in the city, Patina is the eye-catching new restaurant the city has been waiting for your seated Christmas party.

Diners are invited to enjoy fresh seasonal produce and local seafood that is sourced daily by the kitchen brigade, against the spectacular backdrop of the Brisbane River and Story Bridge.

The name Patina links to the iconic copper dome atop of Customs House, which over time has oxidised to develop its distinct green colour. Complete with a stunning light installation in the main dining room, and earthy-toned plates paired with matte black cutlery, Patina’s divine and chic interiors cement the establishment as Brisbane’s most elegant new dining destination.

See how this space could work for your Christmas party by taking the virtual tour.

The Deck, Prince Consort

The Prince Consort
  • Venue: The Prince Consort
  • Address: 230 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
  • Capacity: 80
  • Event Type: Networking, Parties, Weddings

Looking for the perfect spot to host an afternoon session? Why not check out The Deck. Outside and overlooking the Garden Bar of the Prince Consort with a view of the outdoor screen, this airy space can have its own private popup bar as you look down on everything that’s happening, you will be the first to know where the real action is.

The Deck is themed to match with plants surrounding, creating a much sought-after escape from Brisbane’s concrete jungle.

Ideal for relaxing and refreshing yourself, or getting things started before venturing further into The Prince’s array of other outlets. When choosing your own adventure, it’s the perfect place to start or finish!

Working on an enquiry for your outdoor Christmas Party, we can help – simply send us your enquiry here.


  1. Who can use HeadBox?

Anyone! Whether you’re a corporate booker looking for a private dining room, meeting room, Christmas or EOFY party venue or you’re a social booker looking for the perfect spot to host your birthday party, hens night or wedding – HeadBox has you covered.

  1. What is HeadBox?

HeadBox connects corporate and consumer bookers with venues and suppliers and is the easy way to book, manage and deliver everything in one place. No long searches, no stress, no hidden costs.

3. How do I submit an event brief?

Submitting an event brief is an easy process. Our intuitive brief builder will take you through a series of questions collecting all the necessary details needed to host a great event. We want to know details such as where your event will take place, on what date, how many people are attending, and what your total budget is. Once you submit this information, relevant and available venues will respond to your brief!

4. How long will it take for venues to respond?

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5. What are the top 5 things to consider when choosing a venue?

The cost, the location, style, capacity & catering options.

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