Iconic Old Parliament House has long been the Canberra venue for spectacular celebrations, from royal banquets to fairy tale weddings. This renowned heritage building makes for a perfect ceremony as well as reception venue, no matter how big or small. Our central location, close proximity to amazing photo locations and hotels, will allow you to soak up your special day free of stress.

Our elegant function spaces will amaze your guests, and our dedicated and experienced staff will be there for you every step of the way. Together, we can ensure that your dream wedding becomes a reality on your special day.

We offer a comprehensive wedding planning service and who better to help build your dream day other than the venue co-ordinating the ceremony and reception?

To arrange a site visit and for more information, please contact our team on 1300 870 433 or 02 6261 7200 during business hours or email

We are in the process of creating new menus, please contact our Events team to discuss.

From our past guests

  • "The staff on the night couldn’t have been more accommodating and helpful! From arriving to set up, the service through the event and getting everyone to exit the event after it finished."
    Private, 30th birthday party, 2018
  • "The team were so helpful and no request was ever to hard or an inconvenience to them. The day and evening run very smoothly and we can't thank them enough for all their hard work and fantastic service! "
    Wine Press, Taste Champagne, 2018
  • "We were extremely happy with the way our conference was run at Old Parliament House and we look forward to coming back to the venue again in the future."
    Commonwealth Bank, Conference, 2018