What's on at Claudelands?

Celebrate in grand style at The Grandstand

Nestled amongst the picturesque surroundings of Claudelands Park, The Grandstand is a much-loved Category 2 heritage building that has been exquisitely restored to serve as a character function space.   Capable of hosting up to 90 people for a seated dinner or 120 people for a cocktail-style function, The Grandstand is the perfect venue for weddings or special celebrations.

Key features include:

Large furnished outdoor patio area |  Access onto Claudelands Oval |  Award-winning catering |  Free on-site parking |  Exclusive use of the venue including grandstand seating  |  Dedicated staff on hand to assist prior to and during your celebration


$74 (including GST) per person
Min: 40 people | Max: 90 people

    • Full two-course gourmet buffet menu
    • Welcome cocktail or mocktail for all guests  


$44 (including GST) per person
Min: 40 people | Max: 120 people

    • Selection of four canapes
    • Welcome cocktail or mocktail for all guests

Both packages include:

  • Full venue hire
  • Catering as per package selection (additional items available at an extra charge)
  • Servery team and all catering equipment
  • Full event coordination by an in-house function specialist
  • Furniture set-up according to your chosen floor plan
  • Cleaning and utilities
  • Free parking in a private car park
  • Venue duty manager available for the duration of your celebration
  • In-house PA system with wireless microphone and AUX cable

Celebrate in grand style flyer

Download the pdf

You are able to make your own choices when it comes to theming and entertainment, for an event that reflects your individual style.


We are proud to have the award-winning Montana Food and Events as our exclusive caterer. Montana will take care of all your food and beverage requirements, and offer exceptional service from their on-site kitchen and bar.

Beverages are additional, with tab or cash bar options to suit your budget. The Grandstand is licensed until 12.30am.

Want to bring your own cake? Talk to us about the options available.   

Due to the venue’s location next door to a public park, a security guard is required for the duration of your event. This service is charged at an hourly rate of $34.50 +gst. This security is a Health & Safety requirement for the benefit of you and your guests, as well as our venue and staff.
A $1000 bond is required to be paid upfront to cover any unforeseen damage to our venue or additional cleaning required.  This will be fully refunded should no damage occur or additional cleaning be needed.
Please note the Celebration Package and pricing is only available until Sunday, 29 March 2020.
For any bookings after this date please contact us for a quote. 

Enquire now