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  • Milestone Parties – 21sts, 30ths, 40ths, 50ths think about a cocktail party or an intimate dinner. We can even do a combination event for you.

  • Dinners – We can cater from 20 people to 350 guests. Four exclusive rooms available. To guarantee your exclusive use, we accept only one booking at a time.

  • Wakes – Our ground floor is ideal for wake receptions and can be tailored to suit your budget. Venue can be formatted to look after expected guests. 24 hours notice is all that is required between Monday and Friday.

  • Balls – The Carrington Grand Ball Room and our new Temple Ball Room are the most beautiful spaces in country NSW to hold a Ball. 

  • Graduation Dinners – Utilize The Carrington Theatre with our Concert Quality Sound System (2000w) for professional presentations with maximum effect.

  • Sporting Group Presentations – Chose our buffet menu and let your guests buy there own drinks from our fully licensed bar.

Level One – Street Level

  • Grand Foyer (click image to enlarge)

Features marble flooring, beautiful cedar doors and walls, cedar staircase and original cedar ticketbox. Leads to Street Lounge. This is a wonderful location for photography.

  • Street Lounge & Bar (click image to enlarge)

Features ground floor bar, leather lounges, comfortable lounge chairs, Jarrah furniture. Artwork supplied by local artist and interior designer Anthony Ward. Clever mood lighting. Fully air conditioned. Espresso Bar. Leads to front Keppel St Courtyard and outside dining.

The lounge is separated from the Grand Ball Room by a wall to wall, ceiling to floor curtain creating an intimate space from what was once a large environment.

Ideal for small private sit down dinners from 20p to 36p and small Cocktail Parties up 72p.

  • Grand Ball Room (click image to enlarge)

Polished Wooden Dance floor fronting the Moulin Rouge Theatre. This is The Carrington’s most famous space.

Ideal for Weddings from 70 to 230 people.

  • Side Courtyard (click image to enlarge)

Our front side courtyard is located off our main bar and Street Lounge Bar. Smoking is permitted in all of our courtyards.

  • Front Courtyards (click image to enlarge)

Our two front courtyards are set with new outdoor seating for your comfort. Smoking permitted.

  • Carrington Moulin Rouge Theatre. (click image to enlarge)

Original 1889 Theatre restored in 2005. Ideal for entertainment for any event and bookable for private performances. Forms the backdrop to Grand Ball Room.

Level Two – Mezzanine

The Mez was renovated in 2010 and now has dining seating for up to 94 and can do Cocktail Parties for up to 100. (click image to enlarge) (click image to enlarge)

Level Three

  • Loft Bar & Lounge (click image to enlarge)

Originally a Masonic Lodge decades ago this space has been transformed into a very modern private function space. Ideal for use as a private dinner / restaurant space and for cocktail parties.

Ideal for small private wedding dinners and small cocktail parties.

  • Temple Ball Room (click image to enlarge)

Originally the Masonic Temple this room keeps its amazing original charm but has been updated to be the most impressive function space in NSW Country.

Ideal for Cocktail Parties, Small Weddings and intimate functions. Very different space to ground floor.

The Carrington Function Centre (formally Carrington House) is located in the heart of Bathurst at 99 Keppel Street.



Board Room





Class Room

Street Lounge Bar








Grand Ball Room








Combined Lounge & Ball Room














Combined Ball Room and Mezzanine Level

Ground plus 2nd




 324 w dance floor

360 without dance floor


Loft Bar & Lounge








Temple Ball Room








Total Venue








Substantial good quality meals served on a warm plate will bring you back.

We love our customers enjoying our food. Our emphasis is on using the freshest ingredients and best seasonal produce obtained daily from quality local vendors and accredited specialist suppliers.
Our menus can be specialised to suit your particular needs for your specific occasion.

Every aspect of your function is catered for. 


Our substantial and delicious catering will ensure your guests talk about our food well beyond your event.


We are able to provide a wide selection of beverages for your event and have packages that can be tailored to your requirements. We are also able to match wine to your selected menu.


Our event managers, professional wait staff and chefs are able to manage your entire event. Our staff are skilled in all areas of food and beverage handling. All our staff proudly wear The Carrington Bathurst uniform and name badge.


We utilize leading local and national hire companies to accommodate your event needs. From Audio, Marquees, Crockery, Cutlery, Linen, Chair Covers, Glass Wear to furniture and lighting, we can make your idea for an event a reality.


Only the best florists are recommended that can create spectacular arrangements to suit your event and budget.

Chair Covers / Decorations

Our decorator can source chair covers and sashes to meet your theme and colour of choice. We also have a wide range of in house decoration options including candelabra’s and t light options.

Event Management

We have extensive experience in complete event management for functions ranging from 10 people to 1000. We can co-ordinate venue set up, audio visual, entertainment, security as well as match food and beverages.


We have both classical and modern talented local photographers that can capture your special event.


To add flair and excitement to any event we can recommend a wide array of music from local national award winning choirs to the best cover bands in the region. Our audio visual technicians and suppliers will make your event a success.