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Rydges South Bank Hotel Brisbane

Podium Ballroom

South Brisbane (0.3 km)600

Rydges South Bank is one of the most popular function venues in Brisbane. From executive boardroom meetings to conferences, trade shows, conventions and gala events, the venue can welcome up to 1,000 guests. The ten function rooms, Podium rooms and conference centre can be set up in a number of ways to meet your requirements.

Enviably located in the heart of Brisbane’s arts and entertainment precinct, Rydges South Bank has a wide range of attractions on its doorstep including the South Bank Parklands and the renowned Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Rydges South Bank Hotel Brisbane offers free Wi-Fi throughout, state-of-the-art audio-visual technology, and guests have access to outdoor terraces. The Level 12 Rooftop boasts panoramic views of the Brisbane river and city skyline.

At home on the beautifully appointed Podium Level at Rydges South Bank is the Podium Ballroom. Comfortably catering for up to 600 cocktail style and 380 banquet, the Podium Ballroom is as majestic as it is welcoming. With an abundance of natural light flowing onto an outdoor terrace; operable walls divide this exquisite space into 4 separate rooms.

Opulent and atmospheric, and at the same time warm and welcoming, Podium Function spaces feature breathtaking chandeliers overhead, elegant mother-of-pearl wall features and exclusive art-deco styled carpeting.

It is a room that can perfectly reflect your celebration or event, conference or gala dinner.

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Great for

  • Conference
  • Networking venues
  • Other
  • Presentation
  • Private dining
  • Private parties
  • Wedding


  • Air ConditioningAir Conditioning
  • Audio EquipmentAudio Equipment
  • Breakout SpacesBreakout Spaces
  • Close to Transport LinksClose to Transport Links
  • Disabled AccessDisabled Access
  • Natural LightNatural Light
  • Outdoor SpaceOutdoor Space
  • ParkingParking
  • TV/ProjectorTV/Projector
  • Whiteboards/FlipchartsWhiteboards/Flipcharts


  • Cabaret LayoutCabaret: 304
  • Classroom LayoutClassroom: 200
  • Dinner Rounds LayoutDinner / Rounds: 380
  • Standing LayoutStanding: 600
  • Theatre LayoutTheatre: 500

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South Brisbane (0.3 km)

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