Award-winning and iconic, Sydney Showground offers over 22 diverse venues for large exhibitions, conferences, concerts, festivals, galas dinners, incentive and speaking events. A distinguishing feature is the Dome, which combined with the exhibition halls, offers 21,600 sqm of close span exhibition space. The development of Southee Pavillion combined with a new facility offers an additional 10,000sqm of indoor exhibition space. Explore all the flexible spaces Sydney Showground offers below, or call our business events team on 02 9714 7133 for help in booking your event

Sydney Showground Stadium

For sporting events, concerts, festivals and corporate entertaining. The Stadium has VIP catering and bar facilities plus eight hospitality function rooms with unrestricted views of the field and the largest in stadia screen in the southern hemisphere.

Suitable for:

  • Concert
  • Corporate Hospitality

Area: 18,000m2

Location: Grand Parade, opposite exhibition halls 5 & 6

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

25,000

Cocktail

26,500

Clydesdale Room

A unique function space in a traditional Australian building. Featuring exposed timber beams, natural light, hardwood floors and dedicated kitchen and bar facilities.

Suitable for:

  • Awards Night
  • Breakfast
  • Cocktail Party
  • Dinner
  • Private Function
  • Wedding

Area: 965m2

Location: Adjacent to Sydney Showground Stadium,. Access via Hawkesbury Street

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

100

Cabaret

120

Banquet

150

Cocktail

200

Exhibition Halls 2, 3 & 4

Excellent rigging capabilities with a ceiling height of 22m, concealed service trenches for power, water, data and compressed air and operable walls allowing for a variety of configurations. Features include integrated café facilities, loading dock access and meeting rooms above each Hall. Exhibition Halls can be booked individually or in conjunction with the Dome

Suitable for:

  • Breakfast
  • Cocktail Party
  • Concert
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Film Shoot
  • Lunch
  • Meeting / Training / Seminar
  • Product Launch

Area: per hall 4800m2

Location: Adjacent to The Dome, access via Riverina Ave

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

7,400

Classroom

5,184

Banquet

7,400

Cocktail

7,400

Exhibition (Booths)

525

Exhibition Halls 5 & 6

Purpose-built Exhibition halls that can be booked individually or as a single space. All feature excellent rigging capabilities with a ceiling height of 8m, concealed service trenches for power, water, data and compressed air. Meeting rooms next to Hall 5 are available for office space or breakout rooms.

Suitable for:

  • Cocktail Party
  • Concert
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Meeting / Training / Seminar
  • Product Launch

Area: 9,210m2

Location: Opposite the Dome, access via Showground Road

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

5,300

Banquet

5,100

Cocktail

6,000

Exhibition (Booths)

145

Howie Complex

This unique event space is split over two levels with the ground level opening onto a landscaped outdoor area with tiered seating for 1,100. Both levels feature direct vehicle access by ramp and floor to ceiling glass windows for space-filling natural light

Suitable for:

  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Film Shoot

Area: 2,230m2

Location: Adjacent to Charles Moses Stadium, corner of Riverina Ave and Shoalhaven Street. Access via Riverina Ave

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

1,100

Cabaret

720

Banquet

900

Cocktail

1,100

Exhibition (Booths)

96

Hub Rooms

Ideal for small meetings, these rooms can be booked individually or as a single space. AV facilities are integrated

Suitable for:

  • Annual General Meeting
  • Breakfast
  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Lunch
  • Meeting / Training / Seminar
  • Product Launch

Area: per Hub 92m2

Location: Access via Showground Road

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

156

Classroom

78

Cabaret

96

Boardroom

34

Banquet

120

Cocktail

180

The Dome

This spectacular timber structure is the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and the largest clear span space in Sydney. A fabulous backdrop for any event, featuring a dedicated kitchen, air-conditioning and rigging capabilities. The Dome can be hired in conjunction with the Exhibition Halls 2,3 & 4, to create a single event space.

Suitable for:

  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Film Shoot
  • Meeting / Training / Seminar
  • Product Launch

Area: 7,200m2

Location: Access via the Dome Foyer from Showground Road

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

7,000

Classroom

3,200

Cabaret

3,200

Banquet

4,000

Cocktail

6,000

Exhibition (Booths)

216

Jenko and Kelly Pavilions

Inspired by traditional Australian agricultural buildings, these memorable venues feature wooden pillars throughout and can be used for a wide range of events from film shoots to exhibitions.

Suitable for:

  • Breakfast
  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Film Shoot
  • Lunch
  • Product Launch

Area: Each Pavilion 2,600m2

Location: Adjacent to Sydney Showground Stadium. Kelly Pavilion - corner of Hawkesbury Street and New England Avenue. Jenko Pavilion - corner of Hawkesbury Street and Illawarra Street

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

2,800

Cabaret

2,240

Banquet

2,800

Cocktail

3,200

Wynne Pavilion

Architecturally unique and inspired by The Dome and Exhibition Halls, this venue features abundant natural light and a built-in kitchenette. Ideal for small events such as retail sales and product launches.

Suitable for:

  • Breakfast
  • Cocktail Party
  • Conference
  • Dinner
  • Exhibition
  • Film Shoot
  • Lunch
  • Product Launch

Area: 510m2

Location: Adjacent to Sydney Showground Stadium, located on the corner of Hawkesbury Street and Grand Parade. Access via Hawkesbury Street

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

300

Classroom

150

Cabaret

152

Banquet

190

Cocktail

400

Charles Moses Stadium

Tiered seating for 3,000 makes this stadium ideal for outdoor special events such as sporting competitions, intimate concerts or plays and product launches. Facilities include video board, PA system, corporate boxes and viewing areas.

Suitable for:

  • Concert
  • Film Shoot
  • Product Launch

Area: 3,195m2

Location: Adjacent to Exhibition Halls 5 & 6, located on the corner of Grand Parade and Monaro Street

Access & directions:
A 5-minute walk from Olympic Park Station, hotels and apartments, a 7-minute walk from P1 car park

Capacity (max)

Theatre

3,000