30 Knots FAQs

Venue FAQ’s

What is the street address?

30 Hunter St, Sydney, NSW, Australia.


Where can we park?

The closest Secure Parking is located at 109 Pitt St.


Wheelchair access?

Yes, there is wheelchair lift access.


Is there a Happy Hour?



Is there a smoking area within the venue?

No, smoking is permitted on the street only.


Are minors allowed?

Yes, until 10pm. Minors must be accompanied by their own parent or guardian.


Do you have high chairs?

Yes, we have a limited number of high chairs available.



BYO is not permitted.


Public transport access?

BY TRAIN: The closest station is Wynyard Station. Take the George Street exit, turn left and then turn right onto Hunter Street. 30 knots is located within The Grand Hotel on level one.
BY FERRY: 30 Knots is a 10-minute walk from Circular Quay wharf. Walk 600m up Pitt Street then turn right onto Hunter Street. The Grand Hotel will be on your right. View ferry timetables.


What time does the kitchen close?

9pm Monday to Friday, 5pm Saturday.


When is Trivia Night?

Every Tuesday from 6:30pm and bookings can be made until 6pm.


Can I host my own Trivia Night?

To host your own Trivia Night, the venue must be booked privately for your exclusive use. Please get in touch with the corporate (+61 2 9114 7353) or private (+61 2 9114 7354) sales team, who can assist with your enquiry.


I have guests with allergens, will they be accommodated?

Our menu contains allergens and is prepared in a kitchen that handles nuts, shellfish and gluten. Whilst all reasonable efforts are taken to accommodate guest dietary needs, we cannot guarantee that our food will be allergen free.


Is there a TAB or pokies?

Yes, The Royal Lounge is located on the ground floor.


Do you have pool tables?

Yes, we have two pool tables, located on Level 2.


What is the dress code?

Casual (no beachwear).


What is the loading dock address?

30 Hunter St, Sydney 2000.


What career opportunities are available at 30 Knots?

Visit our careers page to hear about the many exciting opportunities available at Merivale.

Group Bar Booking FAQ’s

Can I make a Group Booking? What is a Group Booking?

Yes. A Group Bar booking is a casual reserved area within the bar. Seating is allocated as a mixture of sitting and standing, best suited for casual drinks and nibbles style events. We don’t rope off areas exclusively, or allocate a seat for every guest.


If I have a Group Booking, what do I do on arrival?

On arrival, please see one of our friendly bar staff, who will accompany you to your reserved area.


If I have a Group Booking, what happens if I arrive early?

If your reserved section is free, you’re welcome to use the area earlier. Otherwise, our staff will find you a suitable alternative until the dedicated space becomes free at your booked time.


What if I am running late for my reservation?

It is important to let us know if you are running late, as your table may be booked for another reservation after your seating. Please call us to advise delay; otherwise we will hold the table for a period of 15 minutes.


If I have a Group Booking for lunch, what happens when my booking time finishes?

Depending if there is an allocated booking in the evening, your group may be relocated to an alternative suitable area.


If I have a Group Booking, will all of my guests have a seat?

No. Seating is allocated as a mixture of sitting and standing.


How do I cancel a Group Bar reservation?

If you would like to change or cancel your reservation, please contact us on +61 2 9114 7318 or email groupbar.bookings@merivale.com.


Can we pre-order food or beverages?

Whilst we can certainly arrange a prepaid beverage tab for you. All food must be ordered on arrival.


Can I bring decorations?

Hanging decorations, balloons and streamers are not permitted.


Can we have speeches or AV?

Speeches are not permitted.


Can I bring a cake?


Parties & Events FAQ’s

Can I book the venue exclusively?

Yes. Feel free to contact our exclusive sales team for a quote.
Corporate Enquiries +61 2 9114 7353
Weddings +61 2 9114 7352
Private Parties +61 2 9114 7354