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Make your event a work of art in the Academy Galleries, pre-dressed with impressive art exhibitions that are rotated on a 4–6 week basis. This contemporary setting is open, spacious and well-lit, catering for events of up to 300 people.

The Academy Galleries are located on Wellington’s waterfront, across Queens Square from the TSB Bank Arena and Auditorium — making this a wonderful venue for breakfasts, cocktails, and hosting before or after shows.

Easily configured in either one large space or two smaller spaces, this venue makes a stunning setting for cocktail functions, dinners, seminars and product launches.

Rooms available

2019 Christmas packages

Draw inspiration for your Christmas event from the Academy Galleries. You only need to turn on the lights to make this space look special this silly season. 

Christmas Dinner Package: $125pp*

  • Three course table buffet
  • Complimentary arrival canapes
  • Food and beverage staff
  • Catering serviceware
  • Tables, chairs and standard staging units
  • Wi Fi and inhouse pa sound system, lectern & microphone
  • Beverage on consumption
  • Venue hire
  • Event Advisor

Christmas Cocktail Party Package: $65pp*

  • Seven canape items
  • Complimentary sweet treat
  • Food and beverage staff
  • Beverages on consumption
  • Beverage package available
  • Wi Fi and inhouse pa sound system, lectern & microphone
  • Venue hire
  • Event Advisor

*Packages valid until 24 December 2019 only. Minimum of 80 people required. Academy Galleries function space is available from 4.30pm – 10.30pm.

Let's talk about Academy Galleries in Wellington

Academy Galleries is a superb venue in Wellington, ideal for hosting small to medium scale events. 

Get in touch with one of our sales team to find out more on venue options or organise a site visit.

Contact us

Emmily Campbell

Conference and Events BDM
+64 22 543 4146 +64 22 543 4146 Email me

Tom Boniface-Webb

Performing Arts Coordinator
+64 4 803 8320 +64 4 803 8320 +64 21 227 8320 +64 21 227 8320 Email me