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The Dining Room

The Dining Room was the official dining area of the Governor and his guests. Located on the lower floor and interconnecting with The Hall, The Dining Room overlooks the front lawn of The House and City Botanic Gardens. With wrap around verandahs, The Dining Room provides a stunning setting for the more intimate event.

Capacities 64 Theatre style
50 Banquet style
75 Cocktail style
48 Cabaret style

Dimensions Room: 10.85 metres x 6.40 metres
Ceiling height: 5 metres
  • Air conditioning
  • Original fireplace
  • Wrap around verandahs providing a perfect location for drinks and meal breaks
  • Painted in soft neutral tones
  • High ceilings and period features
  • Interconnecting with The Hall
  • Commissioned carpet
  • Excellent acoustics
  • Corporate presentations
  • Cocktail functions
  • Intimate dining
AV Equipment *
  • Wireless connectivity
  • Lectern
  • Microphone
  • Sound system
  • Projection facilities

* Full list of audio visual equipment on request



QUT does not have in-house catering; however we proudly recommend the caterers listed below. Due to strict heritage conditions, only these caterers are permitted to operate in Old Government House.

Wine & Dine 'M Catering
Website: www.winendinem.com
Phone: (07) 3844 7810
Email: catering@winendinem.com

Cuisine on Cue
Website: www.cuisineoncue.com
Phone: (07) 3210 2281
Email: catering@cuisineoncue.com

Australian Catering Services
Website: www.austcatering.com.au
Phone: (07) 3857 6631
Email: sales@austcatering.com.au