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Rydges Sydney Central is the ideal function space for business meetings, social events and weddings and was a Metropolitan Conference Hotel of the year finalist – TAA NSW Awards for Excellence 2019, 2022 & 2023. Our professional team is always available to assist with arranging your meetings and events to the...

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Rydges Sydney Central is the ideal function space for business meetings, social events and weddings and was a Metropolitan Conference Hotel of the year finalist – TAA NSW Awards for Excellence 2019, 2022 & 2023. Our professional team is always available to assist with arranging your meetings and events to the final detail in our stylish function rooms. This stylish, contemporary hotel caters for any type of event for 2 – 320 guests. The meeting rooms offer FREE Wi-Fi internet access, state-of-the-art audio-visual facilities and spacious pre-function areas. Residential and day delegate packages are available and our experienced dedicated events team will ensure a smooth running and successful event or celebration.

Featuring 309 accommodation rooms & suites finished in a unique Surry Hills inspired design.  For your convenience there is 24 hour reception, Free Wi-Fi throughout, 15 meter renovated indoor heated pool, spa & sauna, gym facility and underground car parking. The Hotel also features Sydney Brewery Surry Hills, which boasts it's very own microbrewery, Manna Loft Restaurant and a 50 seat cinema. 

Located only 200m from Central Station the hotel is the perfect gateway to the CBD, SCG and Entertainment Quarter, China Town, Surry Hills Eat streets, Darling Harbour, The International Convention Centre and Australian Technology Park.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Easy Parking .glyphicons-cars
City Views .glyphicons-building
Rooftop .glyphicons-temple-buddhist

Event Guidelines

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Wedding .glyphicons-ok-2

Catering Options

Bar Tab
Private Bar
Gluten Free
Vegetarian / Vegan
Halal
BBQ
Liquor Licence
Mobile Bar
Restaurant On Site

COVID Safe

Hand Sanitizer Available
Face Masks Available On Request
Rooms & Surfaces Cleaned Frequently
Contactless Payments
Compliant With Government COVID-19 Procedures

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we do! Parking is $17 per hour, capped at $55 per day.
We do! With 2 private balconies all with beautiful views over the city and Surry Hills, The Surry Rooftop is the perfect space for your next event!
Unfortunately we do not allow external catering or BYO as we have amazing in house chefs who will create delicious food for your next event.
Our Surry Hills hotel, located adjacent to Sydney's bustling City is just minutes from exciting attractions including Darling Harbour, China Town, Australian Museum Sydney and the Royal Botanic Gardens as well as shopping and dining on Oxford and Crown Street. Located only 200 meters from Central Station means getting to us via public transport is simple!
We do! Our Surry Rooftop is the perfect space for any 18th or 21st birthday - or any social event!

Event Rooms

Boardroom

Max 20 people
From A$800 per full-day

Level 5 Terrace

Max 70 people

Level 1 Pre-Function

Min 1 people, Max 210 people

Bourke

Max 30 people
From A$1,000 per full-day

Riley

Max 90 people
From A$2,000 per full-day

Albion II

Max 100 people
From A$2,000 per full-day

Taylor

Max 90 people
From A$2,000 per full-day

Oxford I

Max 160 people
From A$3,500 per full-day

Oxford II

Max 140 people

Crown

Max 175 people
From A$5,000 per full-day

The Surry Rooftop

Max 230 people
From A$6,000 per full-day

Oxford I & II

Max 320 people
From A$7,000 per full-day

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Boardroom 27m² 291ft² (6m x 4.5m) (20ft x 15ft)
20
12
15
-
12
-
-
-
-
Level 5 Terrace
-
-
-
-
-
20
70
-
-
Level 1 Pre-Function
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Bourke 35m² 377ft² (7m x 5m) (23ft x 16ft)
20
12
15
16
15
20
30
-
-
Riley 90m² 969ft² (10m x 10m) (33ft x 33ft)
75
40
24
40
24
50
90
30
-
Albion II 105m² 1130ft² (14.2m x 7.7m) (47ft x 25ft)
90
50
35
40
33
50
100
36
-
Taylor 72m² 775ft² (11.6m x 7.1m) (38ft x 23ft)
90
48
30
48
33
60
90
36
-
Oxford I 143m² 1539ft² (12.4m x 8.5m) (41ft x 28ft)
140
70
36
72
36
90
160
42
-
Oxford II 110m² 1184ft² (11.1m x 10.5m) (36ft x 34ft)
120
60
30
56
30
70
140
36
-
Crown 170m² 1830ft² (17m x 10m) (56ft x 33ft)
175
90
45
88
42
110
175
55
-
The Surry Rooftop 140m² 1507ft² (24.1m x 7m) (79ft x 23ft)
200
95
72
112
72
140
230
80
-
Oxford I & II 253m² 2723ft² (23m x 11.1m) (75ft x 36ft)
270
126
70
144
69
190
320
78
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
Exhibition
Boardroom27m² (6m x 4.5m)
20
12
15
-
12
-
-
-
-
Level 5 Terrace
-
-
-
-
-
20
70
-
-
Level 1 Pre-Function
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Bourke35m² (7m x 5m)
20
12
15
16
15
20
30
-
-
Riley90m² (10m x 10m)
75
40
24
40
24
50
90
30
-
Albion II105m² (14.2m x 7.7m)
90
50
35
40
33
50
100
36
-
Taylor72m² (11.6m x 7.1m)
90
48
30
48
33
60
90
36
-
Oxford I143m² (12.4m x 8.5m)
140
70
36
72
36
90
160
42
-
Oxford II110m² (11.1m x 10.5m)
120
60
30
56
30
70
140
36
-
Crown170m² (17m x 10m)
175
90
45
88
42
110
175
55
-
The Surry Rooftop140m² (24.1m x 7m)
200
95
72
112
72
140
230
80
-
Oxford I & II253m² (23m x 11.1m)
270
126
70
144
69
190
320
78
-

Accommodation

Superior

100 Rooms
4 Adults

Superior Twin

100 Rooms
2 Adults

Accessible Room

12 Rooms
2 Adults

Deluxe

68 Rooms
4 Adults

Executive

94 Rooms
2 Adults

Executive Balcony

11 Rooms
2 Adults

Family Room

10 Rooms
4 Adults

Corner Suite

10 Rooms
2 Adults

Executive Suite

2 Rooms
4 Adults

Packages

Full Day Delegate Package

Collect a gift of your choice when you hold your event at Rydges Sydney Central between 1 April 2024 and 30 June 2024. Event Value of $5,000 - $9,999 | Apple AirPods (3rd Generation) or Kobo Libra 2 eReader Event Value of $10,000 - $24,999 | Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer or PS5 PlayStation 5 Slim Console Event Value of $25,000 - $39,999 | Dyson Airwrap Multi-Styler or Dyson Hot+Cool Purifying Fan Heater Event Value of over $40,000 | Apple MacBook Air 13-inch or Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 13.5-inch

Full Day Delegate Package 2024 Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Morning and afternoon tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$89 per person

Christmas Package - Two Course 

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Christmas Package - Two Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of two courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$119 per person

Christmas Package - Three Course 

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Christmas Package - Three Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of three courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$129 per person

Half Day Delegate Package - AM

Half Day Delegate Package 2024 - AM Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Morning and tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$79 per person

Half Day Delegate Package - PM

Half Day Delegate Package 2024 - PM Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Afternoon tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$79 per person

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Christmas Package - Two Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of two courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$119 per person

Three Course

Three Course  Read more

3 course plated meal

A$79 per person

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Christmas Package - Three Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of three courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$129 per person

Christmas Buffet

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Christmas Package - Buffet 

Inclusions:

Choice of two courses

4 hour Superior Beverage Package

Christmas Decor

Dance Floor

PA System

Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)

A$119 per person

Seafood Buffet

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Christmas Package - Seafood Buffet 

Inclusions:

Choice of two courses

4 hour Superior Beverage Package

Christmas Decor

Dance Floor

PA System

Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)

A$159 per person

Private Dining Package

3 course shared Table Banquet 3 hour Superior Beverage Package Complimentary room hire Complimentary in house audio visual equipment Cocktail on arrival Theming including table decorations and a donut wall Read more

Book your next end of year or gala dinner at Rydges Sydney Central and experience one of our 9 unique function spaces. We have a range of different rooms to suit your needs, whether it be a city view you after or a unique outdoor space in the centre of Surry Hills we got you covered!

  • 3 course shared Table Banquet
  • 3 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Complimentary room hire
  • Complimentary in house audio visual equipment
  • Cocktail on arrival
  • Theming including table decorations and a donut wall
A$99 per person

Can't Help Falling in Love Package

Can't Help Falling in Love Package Read more

30 minute canapés + beverages
Two course sit down (plated or shared)
4 hour superior beverage package

A$115 per person

Thinking out Loud Package

Thinking out Loud Package Read more

30 minute canapés + beverages
Three course sit down (plated or shared)
5 hour superior beverage package

A$129 per person

Time After Time Package

Time After Time Package Read more

Grazing Table + beverages with a cocktail on arrival
4 hours of canapés
4 hour superior beverage package

A$119 per person

Love is in the Air Package

Love is in the Air Package Read more

30 minute canapés or grazing table + beverages with a
cocktail on arrival
Three course sit down (plated or shared)
5 hour deluxe beverage package

A$149 per person

Breakfast

Cocktail Breakfast Read more

Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and juice Toasted muesli, compote berries, lime yoghurt Zucchini, leek, potato frittata Banana, honey pancakes Chia Pudding Mini bagels, smoked salmon, chives Bacon and egg breakfast sliders

A$28 per person

Breakfast

Plated Breakfast Read more

Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and juice Freshly baked pastries Hot plated breakfast

A$35 per person
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Full Day Delegate Package

Collect a gift of your choice when you hold your event at Rydges Sydney Central between 1 April 2024 and 30 June 2024. Event Value of $5,000 - $9,999 | Apple AirPods (3rd Generation) or Kobo Libra 2 eReader Event Value of $10,000 - $24,999 | Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer or PS5 PlayStation 5 Slim Console Event Value of $25,000 - $39,999 | Dyson Airwrap Multi-Styler or Dyson Hot+Cool Purifying Fan Heater Event Value of over $40,000 | Apple MacBook Air 13-inch or Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 13.5-inch

Full Day Delegate Package 2024 Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Morning and afternoon tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$89 per person

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Christmas Package - Two Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of two courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$119 per person

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Christmas Package - Three Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of three courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$129 per person

Half Day Delegate Package - AM

Half Day Delegate Package 2024 - AM Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Morning and tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$79 per person

Half Day Delegate Package - PM

Half Day Delegate Package 2024 - PM Read more

  • Freshly baked pastries on arrival
  • Continuous tea & coffee
  • Hot buffet lunch served in Manna Loft
  • Afternoon tea with bakery selections, tea + coffee + juice
  • Personal conference kit for each delegate inclusive of iced water, note pad, pens and mints
  • Standard equipment inclusive of whiteboard and screen (plenary room only)
  • Electronic signage facilities to display your company name for the duration of your conference
  • Complimentary registration table on request
A$79 per person

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Christmas Package - Two Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Two Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of two courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$119 per person

Three Course

Three Course  Read more

3 course plated meal

A$79 per person

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Christmas Package - Three Course  Read more

Christmas Package - Three Course 

Inclusions:

  • Choice of three courses
  • 4 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Christmas Decor
  • Dance Floor
  • PA System
  • Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)
A$129 per person

Christmas Buffet

Christmas Buffet Read more

Christmas Package - Buffet 

Inclusions:

Choice of two courses

4 hour Superior Beverage Package

Christmas Decor

Dance Floor

PA System

Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)

A$119 per person

Seafood Buffet

Christmas Seafood Buffet Read more

Christmas Package - Seafood Buffet 

Inclusions:

Choice of two courses

4 hour Superior Beverage Package

Christmas Decor

Dance Floor

PA System

Complimentary Private Room Hire (based on a minimum food and beverage spend)

A$159 per person

Private Dining Package

3 course shared Table Banquet 3 hour Superior Beverage Package Complimentary room hire Complimentary in house audio visual equipment Cocktail on arrival Theming including table decorations and a donut wall Read more

Book your next end of year or gala dinner at Rydges Sydney Central and experience one of our 9 unique function spaces. We have a range of different rooms to suit your needs, whether it be a city view you after or a unique outdoor space in the centre of Surry Hills we got you covered!

  • 3 course shared Table Banquet
  • 3 hour Superior Beverage Package
  • Complimentary room hire
  • Complimentary in house audio visual equipment
  • Cocktail on arrival
  • Theming including table decorations and a donut wall
A$99 per person

Can't Help Falling in Love Package

Can't Help Falling in Love Package Read more

30 minute canapés + beverages
Two course sit down (plated or shared)
4 hour superior beverage package

A$115 per person

Thinking out Loud Package

Thinking out Loud Package Read more

30 minute canapés + beverages
Three course sit down (plated or shared)
5 hour superior beverage package

A$129 per person

Time After Time Package

Time After Time Package Read more

Grazing Table + beverages with a cocktail on arrival
4 hours of canapés
4 hour superior beverage package

A$119 per person

Love is in the Air Package

Love is in the Air Package Read more

30 minute canapés or grazing table + beverages with a
cocktail on arrival
Three course sit down (plated or shared)
5 hour deluxe beverage package

A$149 per person

Breakfast

Cocktail Breakfast Read more

Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and juice Toasted muesli, compote berries, lime yoghurt Zucchini, leek, potato frittata Banana, honey pancakes Chia Pudding Mini bagels, smoked salmon, chives Bacon and egg breakfast sliders

A$28 per person

Breakfast

Plated Breakfast Read more

Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and juice Freshly baked pastries Hot plated breakfast

A$35 per person
Show more

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1 Customer Reviews

Average Review Score

4.5
Out of 5
Event Space
5
Catering
4
4.5
Lisa Faferko
07/19/2022
Event Space: 5
Catering: 4

Great space and the staff went out of their way to assist us we will conference there again.