Wrest Point boasts an absolute waterfront location on the banks of the Derwent River in the yachting hub of Sandy Bay, five minutes from the city centre and 25 minutes from Hobart Airport.
Its versatile indoor and outdoor spaces for conferences, meetings, trade shows and events include a purpose-built, tiered auditorium that can seat 1,650 delegates for theatre-style events when combined with the adjacent Tasman Room.
Wrest Point caters for every type of function, from gala dinners and cocktail parties to exclusive functions on the waterfront lawn. Transfers to and from Wrest Point can be arranged for delegates. An exclusive jetty provides access for water transfers and ferry touring.
Tasmania’s premier multi-purpose auditorium has played host to many of the state’s most prestigious and memorable events. Featuring a full theatre-style main stage, it comfortably accommodates gala balls, symphonies, conferences, concerts, shows, dinners, exhibitions, meetings and functions. The Tasman Room can transform into an impressive venue for a gala dinner for up to 610 guests, with a full production stage, LED room wash lighting, top-of-the-range moving light rig and sound system. Experienced in-house audiovisual technicians and a trade booth shell scheme for 60 exhibitors are all available.
Wrest Point’s chefs provide quality catering using the freshest locally sourced produce for which Tasmania is renowned.
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Wrest Point is well-equipped to look after business and group travellers, with parking, restaurants, bars, entertainment, free WiFi and a range of business facilities. With 269 accommodation rooms and views that stretch from the Derwent River to kunanyi / Mount Wellington, onsite facilities include restaurants and bars, valet parking, 24-hour room service and reception, beauty salon, gymnasium and pool, waterfront lawns and entertainment options.
Eat & Drink
Set on the Derwent River, Wrest Point boasts panoramic water views from a range of restaurants and bars. Tasmania’s renowned produce may be exported all over the world, but served in its natural environment its true lustre is realised. Wrest Point’s restaurants including The Point Revolving Restaurant, Kwan Ho Restaurant, and Boardwalk Bistro, cafés and bars cater for a wide range of occasions with full catering services available. From meeting refreshments to cocktail and banquet dinners, delegates can also use the outdoor decks and in-room dining services.