As Brisbane experiences some of its coolest temperatures, we wanted to showcase the city’s warmest and cosiest bars. Don’t let the cool weather stop you from celebrating with friends and family, grab your coat and venture out to some of these groovy and comfy venues.
Located in lively Woolongabba, Electric Avenue Kitchen & Bar is a vintage-style pub where folks are invited to indulge in drinks and delicious local food. This eccentric venue is covered with antique memorabilia and will leave you feeling warm, delightful and tingly.
- Venue: Electric Avenue & Mrs J. Rabbits Speakeasy
- Address: 23 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
- Capacity: 100
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining, Team Activity, Wedding
The Haunt function space is located on the upper level of The Caxton Hotel. Perched away above the hustle of patrons below, settle into this space where you can enjoy a nice drink, a boogie on the dance floor, and a round of pool.
- Venue: The Caxton Hotel
- Address: 38 Caxton St, Petrie Terrace QLD 4000
- Capacity: 210
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining, Conference, Meetings & Workshops, Team Activity
Luxuriously appointed with plush, colourful fabrics, Mediterranean ornaments and Persian rugs, The Library was made with intimate soirees in mind. Gather your friends, kick up your heels, and enjoy escaping the cold weather in this boujee bar. Located in Fortitude Valley, this venue is perfect for pre-dinner drinks.
- Venue: Ovolo The Valley
- Address: 1000 Ann St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
- Capacity: 30
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Wedding, Meetings & Workshops
A groovy and stylish bar offering impeccable service and delicious food should definitely be on your to-do list this winter. Boasting a gorgeous interior, Toscano can cater to meetings, engagements, birthdays, and conferences. Located on Brisbane CBD’s busy Edward street, stop by and settle into this bar.
- Venue: Toscano Bar and Kitchen
- Address: 2 Edward St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
- Capacity: 80
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining, Presentation, Wedding
Welcome to The One Mile! A beautiful little gem tucked away in the centre of Woolloongabba. Comfortable and quaint, the venue’s warm lights and selection of beautiful winter wines make it the perfect place to meet up with friends, family, and colleagues!
- Venue: The One Mile Woolloongabba
- Address: 28 Logan Rd, Woolloongabba QLD 4102
- Capacity: 50
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Team Activity, Meetings & Workshops
Originally built in 1906, Hotel Carrington features exposed brick walls, pressed metal ceilings, live greenery and house made artworks to create a cosy atmosphere with character and a modern flair. If you are yet to grace this venue, this heritage pub is one to visit on a cool winter’s night!
- Venue: Hotel Carrington
- Address: 143 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
- Capacity: 200
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining, Team Activity, Presentation
Suited for any occasion, the Bowie Room at The Prince Consort is perfect for all of your events this winter season. Inspired by the infamous David Bowie portrait and the iconic man himself, this space is private, warm, and cozy. You will also love the Instagram-worthy backdrops.
- Venue: The Prince Consort Hotel
- Address: 230 Wickham St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
- Capacity: 110
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Presentation, Private Dining, Conference, Meetings & Workshops, Wedding, Team Activity
Located in the heart of Fortitude Valley, Mr. Mista is Brisbane’s very own L.A. Lounge Bar. Their Massage Lounge space is ideal to entertain small or medium sized groups in either a casual or dining format. This moody and edgy underground space is the perfect escape from the cold.
- Venue: Mr. Mista
- Address: 757 Ann St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
- Capacity: 50
- Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining
Situated amidst the liveliness of Fortitude Valley, the Osbourne Hotel has been the life of the party since 1864. Inspired by the grunge of London’s underground, Osbourne’s Lounge Room is dressed with oil paintings, a fireplace, and a blend of leather and wood furnishings.
Venue: Osbourne Hotel
Address: 766 Ann St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Event Type: Party, Networking, Private Dining, Presentation, Team Activity
Located in the heart of Fortitude Valley, Finn McCools proudly stands as Brisbane’s best Irish Pub. Enjoy your very own bar and laneway when hiring out the The Causeway Bar. With a capacity of up to 80 guests, this cozy space is the perfect hideaway.
Venue: Finn McCools Fortitude Valley
Address: 295 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006
Event Type: Party, Networking, Meetings & Workshops
When it comes to venue hire, Brisbane bookers can trust HeadBox to help find the perfect space for a memorable event. So let’s get started, contact the HeadBox team today.
1. Who can use HeadBox?
Anyone! Whether you’re a corporate booker looking for a private dining room, meeting room, Christmas or EOFY party venue or you’re a social booker looking for the perfect spot to host your birthday party, hens night or wedding – HeadBox has you covered.
2. What is HeadBox?
HeadBox connects corporate and consumer bookers with venues and suppliers and is the easy way to book, manage and deliver everything in one place. No long searches, no stress, no hidden costs.
3. How do I submit an event brief?
Submitting an event brief is an easy process. Our intuitive brief builder will take you through a series of questions collecting all the necessary details needed to host a great event. We want to know details such as where your event will take place, on what date, how many people are attending, and what your total budget is. Once you submit this information, relevant and available venues will respond to your brief!
4. How long will it take for venues to respond?
Our venues are super quick to respond! You should receive responses or a proposal within 24-48 business hours.
5. What are the top 5 things to consider when choosing a venue?
The cost, the location, style, capacity & catering options.