Rose of Australia Hotel
Function Venues

1 Swanson St, Erskineville, 2043

The Rose of Australia is able to accommodate - in its easygoing, stylish way - everything from after work drinks or date nights, to birthday parties, cocktail events, product launches and much more. Offering a variety of unique function spaces within the venue, Rose of Australia have no minimum spends and no bar guarantees, they make it stress-free and easy for you to plan your next function.


Located on the ground floor, the Vineyard opens to the street with classic bi-fold windows. Rustic brickwork, warm lighting with Art from 'Jover' creates an intimate space featuring a 6 meter long chesterfield. The Vineyard offers 32 seats and can host functions of up to 45 people cocktail style.

Rose Garden

The Rose Garden is partially open to the elements, featuring a stunning green wall and an iconic London phone box. It is the perfect space for 50 people to mingle and enjoy canapes, or just order as you go from the bar. This space works efficiently with your own drinks table and private waiter and can seat 40 – 44 people.


Located on the first floor, adjacent to Howards Cantina, The Terrace holds 50 - 60 people in comfort. A mixture of low lounge and table seating creates a relaxed vibe that works well for all sorts of celebrations. This space closes at 11pm on a Friday and Saturday night however you and your guests have the option of moving into the cocktail bar for the last hour before close.

Howards Bar

Located on the first floor alongside the cantina restaurant, Howards Bar is perfect for gatherings of 30 - 50 people. The tables can be reserved individually for groups with smaller numbers and the range of cocktails and great food make this space a favourite amongst locals.


Howards Cantina can seat up to 38 people in a mixed table format. Great for corporate events, product launches or team building events, tables can be booked individually for smaller groups. Groups of 8 or more are required to participate in the ‘table share menu’ and semi-private dining is available for groups of 12 – 20 people.

Major Events

For events of 80 – 100 people, the Terrace & Howards Bar can be combined to form one large space that is perfect for cocktail style functions or parties.


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