252 George Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Contact Us

Bookings & Enquiries
+61 2 9114 7360

Services & Facilities

In-house visual styling and florist, Full AV support, Wi-Fi, Outdoor terrace


Cocktail: 400
Banquet: 192
Wedding: 150

Getting Here

By Car
Located at 252 George Street, there are various Secure Parking stations close to the venue.

By Train
The closest station is Wynyard Station on George Street (250m).

By Ferry
Circular Quay Wharf (600m).

A grand space with a New York-style terrace hidden within our iconic heritage building.

The story

Establishment Ballroom is all class. Set within the stunning heritage Establishment building on George Street in the CBD, this sleek and sophisticated space with elegant touches of greenery is perfect for all types of events and celebrations. A favourite feature of Establishment Ballroom is the large outdoor terrace that overlooks Establishment Garden.

Whether it’s a massive party with all the trimmings or something a little more intimate, Establishment Ballroom accommodates up to 198 banquet, 300 theatre and 400 cocktail. With its flexible configurations, this grand room can cater to everything from a networking event, product launch, engagement party or milestone birthday celebration.

Perfectly located in the heart of Sydney, you also have the luxury of several bars and restaurants in the Establishment complex, available for drinks or dinner. There’s Establishment Bar, the prohibition-style bar Palmer & Co., hemmesphere, an opulent cocktail lounge, the intimate Tank Stream Bar and world-class restaurants – est., sushi e and Mr. Wong, as well as a five-star boutique hotel.

Services & Facilities

  • Purpose-built, event-specific venue with 336 square metres of floor space.
  • Seated banqueting for up to 192 guests and stand up functions of 400 guests.
  • Available for business events and private functions.
  • An ideal space for meeting and conferences, product launches and private celebrations.
  • Abundant natural light, an outdoor terrace with a capacity of 40 people and in-built projector and screen.
  • Located in the center of Sydney’s CBD.
  • Celebratory cakes available.
  • In-house visual styling and florist team available.
  • Complete black-out blinds for presentations.
  • In-house visual styling and florist team available.
  • Wi-Fi throughout venue complex and AV support available through Merivale in-house AV team.
  • Boutique-style accommodation and two penthouse suites are available for hire at Establishment Hotel. A special rate is available for guests booking events with Merivale.
  • Several bars and restaurants in the Establishment complex for pre or post-dining and drinks, including Mr. Wong, est., sushi e, Establishment Bar, Palmer & Co., Tank Stream Bar and hemmesphere.
  • Style
  • Cocktail
  • Banquet
  • Theatre
  • Cabaret
28 L X 12 W X 3.3 H
336 m2