Darwin Sailing Club
Private events

Private events

The Darwin Sailing Club is the premier function venue in Darwin

Tailored events to suit you

Host your event at the Darwin Sailing Club and be confident your guests will be leaving talking about the delicious food, stunning view and wonderful company.

Our Events Officer can help you arrange platters and a bar tab or a gala dinner, and our versatile space will cater to any style of function you have in mind. The Waterfront Bistro, our award winning kitchen, will help you design a menu that will impress your guests.

What's included in the venue hire?

  • Supply access to the venue for all approved contractors and event organisers associated with the event.
  • A dedicated Events Officer to act as liaison in managing your event.
  • Access to Club premises and amenities during the function.
  • Secured storage areas on the day prior to and the day following by prior arrangement (access to these facilities outside these times must be arranged prior to the event).
  • The use of standard club tables and chairs.
  • Car-parking as available.
  • In-house music or the opportunity to engage private entertainers. It is a licensing requirement that all entertainment must be concluded prior to 12 midnight.
  • Complementary chilled water.
  • Standard bar pricing applies for all functions. Members discount is applied only to individual drinks purchased by members. Member bar tabs which are extended to non-members do not receive the member’s discount.
  • Standard completion time for all functions is 12 midnight, unless by prior arrangement.

Securing your booking

To book your function at the Darwin Sailing Club, a signed event contract and a deposit is required. A venue hire will apply to function bookings of 25 guests or more, the venue hire amount is based on the number of guests attending. Our Events Officer will provide a tailored quote to suit your requirements.


Thanks to our major sponsors

Darwin Port
Nautical Supplies
Sponsor of Junior Sailing
Arthur J Gallagher Insurance
Ramada Suites
Ward Keller
Mount Gay
Dinah Beach Cruising Yacht Association
Carlton United Breweries
Pernod Ricard
Television Sponsor
Waterfront Bistro
Coca-Cola-Amatil