Venue Hire

Holding events on site

We receive many inquiries about holding events large and small at the Port Arthur Historic Site. Each proposal is assessed carefully by our management team to ensure that the event is both in the long-term interests of the Site, the community and our visitors, and will not have adverse impacts on either the fabric or heritage values of this internationally significant historic site.

Initial inquiries about holding any function or event at the Port Arthur Historic Sites should be directed to our Functions & Events Officer on +61 (03) 6251 2353.


The Port Arthur Historic Site offers a range of venues for wedding ceremonies and receptions.

Outdoor Venues

Indoor Venues

Meetings & Conferences

The Port Arthur Historic Site is Tasmania’s iconic cultural heritage experience – something no visitor to Tasmania should miss.

Inject a wow-factor into your next meeting or event by holding a special event or break-out session at the Port Arthur Historic Site, or reward your delegates with a unique pre- or post-conference tour experience.

Ask about our boutique meeting facilities, touring options and catering for your next event.

Equipment hire

Items available for hire include chairs, tables, registry table, lecterns and red carpet runners.


Our Food & Beverage team will be delighted to discuss menu options for your wedding, function or event.

More information

For further information please contact our Functions and Events Officer on +61 (03) 6251 2353.

Download our Weddings, Conferences and Events information below for details of rooms and venues available by special arrangement for weddings, business conferences, meetings and events at Port Arthur Historic Site.