Venue Hire

Venue Hire

Make Penrith Regional Gallery the venue for your next event.

Located on the banks of the Nepean River, the Gallery grounds make for a unique venue for weddings, celebrations, corporate events, and photography.

Our private functions are catered by our on-site cafe, Cafe at Lewers, who strive to source local seasonal produce.

For more information, to enquire about bookings, or to arrange a viewing of our venue, you can contact or follow the link below:


Weddings and Celebrations

Venue Hire

If you’re dreaming of an intimate garden wedding, or looking for somewhere to celebrate your special event, Penrith Regional Gallery is the perfect venue.

The Gallery’s artist-designed heritage gardens make for intimate wedding ceremonies, and our outdoor all-weather sandstone and cedar canopy is perfect for receptions and functions.

Small garden ceremonies can take place during Gallery hours, with private ceremonies, receptions, and functions, available seven days a week after-hours.

Our on-site café, Cafe at Lewers, provides innovative, memorable dining experiences, offering a variety of packages including cocktail canape, alternate service, and drinks. For more information, click here.

Let our team answer your function enquiries by completing our enquiry form below.


Penrith Regional Gallery is available for private evening function hires, including birthdays*, dinner parties, wakes and corporate events.

The architect-designed, all-weather sandstone and cedar canopy can be hired outside of cafe hours, between 4pm – 11pm daily.

The fully licensed on-site cafe, Cafe at Lewers, provides a range of catering style options, including cocktail canapes and dinner service. For more information, click here.

*Please note, Penrith Regional Gallery does not accept 18th and 21st birthday celebrations.

Corporate Hires

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Our two Sonia Farley Studios on the far side of the Gallery grounds offer solitude away from the office to reconvene and rejuvenate.

For corporate hires, Sonia Farley Studio 2 is perfect for meetings, presentations, and training workshops. Studio 2, equipped with air conditioning, sinks, and whiteboards, sits groups of up to 30 theatre style, or groups of 15 with tables. Additional equipment can be hired upon request.

For practical workshops, our larger Sonia Farley Studio 1 is ideal for art-making groups of up to 50 classroom style and includes 8 heavy trestle tables. This studio is accessed through a courtyard, with air conditioning, sinks, and whiteboards.

The studios are available for hire by negotiation from 9.30am – 4.30pm on weekdays.

Cafe at Lewers will even serve morning and afternoon tea directly to the studios, with a selection of baked sweets, fruits, sandwiches, and drinks. For catering information, please click here.

If your group would like a break from the studios, have lunch in the cafe canopy overlooking our heritage gardens. Café at Lewers take table bookings for groups of up to 30, and hirers can pre-order meals ahead to save time.

For more information or for studio hire enquiries, please contact us at or by completing our enquiry form below.


Filming and Photography

Venue Hire
Photo / Bronwyn Senn Photography

Penrith Regional Gallery’s heritage gardens provide the perfect backdrop for private and corporate photography and photoshoot sessions.

For more information on venue hire for photography, please contact the gallery at

Cafe at Lewers Catering

Venue Hire

Operated by the dynamic team from Artful Food Co, Cafe at Lewers provides exciting and fresh catering experiences. Situated in the beautiful heritage gardens, the cafe is open from 8am – 2pm daily and can be contacted for catering enquiries at or on (02) 4735 4265 for table bookings.

Let their friendly and experienced team take the stress out of organising your next event.

For more information, and for offsite catering, click here.

* Closed on Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day

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