Nation Wine Centre of Australia University of South Australia

Function Rooms & Floor Plans

The National Wine Centre of Australia is an award winning venue with award winning service. Choose from our six function rooms, perfect to suit any event from 10 to 1000 people. Please contact us if you’d like any further information.


Hickinbotham Hall

Hickinbotham Hall is our premier venue. Overlooking the outdoor terrace, the room is dominated by a 23 metre high wooden ceiling. Hickinbotham Hall can cater for up to 500 guests for a cocktail reception, 350 guests at round tables or 300 guests at round tables with a dance floor. The Hall features jarrah floorboards and a spectacular rammed earth wall. 

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Exhibition Hall

The Exhibition Hall provides a winery setting in the centre of the city. Guests enter via Pod 3, which features a bar for an ideal catering and pre-function area. Exhibition Hall boasts a wooden floor, a vibrant perimeter display of wine memorabilia and a wine barrel feature wall. The Hall seats up to 160 guests for dinner or 150 guests with a dance floor and is suitable for weddings, social functions and conferences. Exhibition Hall and Pod 3 may form one room to cater for a 220 guest cocktail event. 

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Ferguson & Broughton Rooms

The Ferguson & Broughton Rooms are perfect for small meetings and seminars. Each room can hold 40 guests theatre style, 25 guests in a U-shape arrangement and 20 guests in a boardroom style. The rooms can be opened to form one large space holding 80 guests theatre style. 

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The Gallery 

The Gallery features a balcony offering stunning views of the Botanic Gardens. The Gallery can cater for 50 to 140 guests depending on the type of function you intend to hold. 

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The Vines 

The Vines opens up on to the outdoor terrace area, and can cater for between 50 and 100 guests for dinner events and 100 guests for a cocktail setting. 

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