Norman Hotel – Function Venues For Hire.

102 Ipswich Rd, Woolloongabba QLD 4102, Australia


Famously known as “Brisbane’s Worst Vegetarian Restaurant” and established in 1889, the Norman Hotel boasts 6 unique functions spaces, all with their individual tones and personalities. Offering an abundance of parking, the venue is a quick skip across the river from the CBD and accessible by bus, train and their very own Norman Express mini-bus.

The menu is much more then mouth-watering steaks and their resident Chef Frank Correnti loves nothing more than creating a tailor made menu for your next event.


The Longhorn room offers a private dining experience second to none in the best restaurant in Brisbane. Located on the ground floor, this rustic function space offers guests all the charm of yesteryear. Complete with the Hotel’s original, exposed brick work, hard wood furnishings, in-house music, free WIFI & plasma TV with HDMI Connectivity, the Longhorn Room has hosted a range of experiences from their Sam Kekovich Lambnesia Media Luncheon, James Squire Grain to glass Beer Dinner, Wine Degustation, Christmas parties & corporate lunches.


An understated garden courtyard ambience has been created through the use of timber decking, eclectic table and chair combinations and planter boxes mixed with vertical gardens to divide the multi-tiered seating. The alcoves can be reserved individually for 20 to 30 people, all 3 exclusively, or  for a larger-scale event, the Beer Garden can be hired exclusively for up to 350 people.


The Normans bar is their premium function space located on the ground level, and one of the best bars in Brisbane. Complete with cow hide wall, milk bottle chandeliers, illuminated wall feature, 103 inch plasma screen TV with VGA connectivity, in-house music, IPOD connectivity, DVD facilities & over 20 tap beers on offer, this area can be reserved exclusively for your next special event or cordoned off spaces are available for more intimate affairs.


The Angus & Hereford rooms are the ideal setting for your next business meeting, seminar or conference, and double as a private dining room. Tucked away on the second floor, these rooms come complete with free WIFI, private restrooms, data projector with VGA connectivity, whiteboard & A4 flip chart. These rooms can be hired individually or together along with the adjoining break out room, the Brahman Room.


The BBQ court is an alfresco style dining area ideally suited to your next sit down affair…Tucked away from the hustle & bustle of the Hotel, this area can hold up to 100 seated guests & is available to hire exclusively or can be cordoned off into smaller areas. They also offer one of a kind cooking classes.


The Norman Express – the Hotel’s very own courtesy bus – is available for functions and group bookings. Don’t forget to ask about the Norman Express when booking your next event at the Norman.

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