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The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room was used for both official and family entertaining including afternoon tea and after-dinner drinks. Located on the lower floor and interconnecting with The Hall, The Drawing Room is perfectly positioned to enjoy the view of the back lawn and landscaped gardens. With wrap around verandahs, The Drawing Room provides an elegant setting for an indoor/outdoor 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

* 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