Helping you minimise your next event’s carbon footprint is important to us here at HeadBox,
the Sydney venue hire experts. That’s why we have compiled a list of our top 5 favourite
function venues Sydney wide that have made ongoing commitments to sustainability and
creating a greener future for Australia.
Doltone House – Darling Island has made a commendable commitment to reducing its carbon footprint. Aiming for a future free of fossil fuels, it is the first 6-star green rated venue in New South Wales, ensuring all events and functions are eco friendly and make the smallest environmental impact possible.
- Venue: Doltone House – Darling Island
- Address: Ground Floor/48 Pirrama Rd, Pyrmont NSW 2009
Three Blue Ducks is well known in the venue hire Sydney space – but did you know that they are committed to building a more eco-friendly future in the Australian hospitality scene? Three Blue Ducks utilises homegrown seasonal vegetables in their dishes, which are thoughtfully cooked. They source ingredients like coffee and produce from ethical, local suppliers and uses entire vegetables – from leaves to stalk – and secondary cuts of meat to avoid food waste.
- Venue: Three Blue Ducks
- Address: 141/143 Macpherson St, Bronte NSW 2024
Between guests at the hotel, diners at restaurants and workers gathering in meeting rooms, hotels generate tonnes of waste. Radisson Hotels have pledged to reduce their carbon footprint in a number of ways, including increasing their energy efficiency, offsetting carbon footprints of every meeting or event taking place in a Radisson hotel worldwide, better managing water stewardship, utilising local suppliers to reduce food and plastic waste and increase recycling, partnering with sustainable brands and sourcing products through ethical, responsible suppliers.
- Venue: Raddison Blu Hotel Sydney
- Address: 27 O’Connell St, Sydney NSW 2000
The Venue Alexandria, one of the most popular function rooms Sydney wide, utilises solar and wind energy through solar panels and wind turbines. They collect rainwater in tanks to minimise water wastage and compost food scraps. Flooding the venue with gorgeous natural light keeps them from having to utilise internal lights, conserving energy.
- Venue: The Venue Alexandria
- Address: 55 Doody St, Alexandria NSW 2015
Waste is often left behind in stadiums after games and events; Accor Stadium estimates over 10 tonnes of rubbish can be collected following large events. The Stadium has pledged to adopt the ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’ mantra. Grass clippings and worn turf are recycled, sustainability plays a large part in business decisions, holding team members accountable and consistently reviewing processes to see where they can improve. The stadium is regarded as one of the most environmentally sustainable stadiums in the world.
- Venue: Accor Stadium
- Address: Edwin Flack Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127
If sustainability is as important to you as it is to us, we can help you find the best eco-friendly function room Sydney wide for your next event. Get in touch with the HeadBox team today to find out more or get started.
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.
2. 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?
Our venues are super quick to respond! You should receive responses or a proposal within 24-48 business hours.
5. What are the top 5 things to consider when choosing a venue?
The cost, the location, style, capacity & catering options.