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The Banquet Hall is a semi-circular space designed to host state banquets and receptions. Its considerable size makes it ideal for big events, seating up to 280 guests banquet style or up to 350 people in theatre style.
Book the Banquet Hall online or call +64 (0)4 381 7272
Formal sit-down dinner
The Banquet Hall is on the first floor of the Beehive and is the largest function room in the parliamentary complex.
Its inner wall is adorned by a large three-dimensional mural by artist John Boys Drawbridge portraying the atmosphere and sky of New Zealand.
An upright piano may be hired (additional moving and tuning costs will apply).
No Lift access so anything that doesn’t fit in a passenger lift must be carried up the stairs.
AV: Installed Screens, PA and projector- Soundtech to charge directly.
Phone: +64 (0)4 381 7272