Venue Hire

There are few venues as impressive as the Port Arthur Historic Site for functions and events. If you would like to have your event at the site, our management team will carefully consider your proposal, to make sure the event is in the best interests of the site, local community, and our visitors, and that it will not adversely impact this internationally significant historic site.

To find out more about holding your event at the Port Arthur Historic Site, contact us.


The Port Arthur Historic Site is a superb location for your wedding or reception. The site offers a range of venue choices, including:


  • The Convict Church
  • Government Gardens
  • Commandant’s Garden
  • Trentham Cottage Garden


  • Visiting Magistrate’s House
  • St David’s Church
  • Junior Medical Officer’s House (conference room)
  • The Asylum

For more details read our Events, Meetings and Functions information.

Meetings and conferences

Port Arthur Historic Site offers boutique meeting facilities in the extraordinary environment of a World Heritage-listed convict site. Combine your meeting, conference or special event with pre- and post-conference touring options, either on site or in the Tasman region.

Equipment hire

We offer a range of hire equipment for events and functions, including chairs and tables, registry tables, lecterns and red carpet runners.


Talk to our Food and Beverage Team about delicious catering options for your wedding, function or event. Current packages can be found here.

More information

To find out more, or to book your next event at the Port Arthur Historic Site, please contact us.