Auckland Catering Venues

Need a venue for your special event?

We have long standing relationships with many of Aucklands finest venues and establishments. Feel free to contact them direct through their website links below and mention our name – they will look after you well. Alternately, our events management staff can take care of everything for you.

Chef's Table - The Difference Venue

Chef's Table

St Johns

Exclusive dining in the chef's kitchen, formal seating for 24pax or cocktail for 60-80pax. Treat your corporate guests or family to an event in our kitchen with our Michelin Star Chef.

chef@thedifference.co.nz

Fine Wine Delivery Company - The Difference Venue

The Fine Wine Delivery Company

Mt Wellington

Enjoy the new venue in their brand new premises overlooking Mt Wellington and Stonefields - the ideal setting for casual or corporate cocktail functions or sit down dinners. Wine tastings are offered by a professional wine Connoisseur.

www.finewinedelivery.co.nz

Hopetoun Alpha - The Difference Venue

Hopetoun Alpha

Auckland CBD

A versatile venue suitable for a wide range of functions and events. An original Kauri floor and doric style enhance its splendour and magical ambience. Its magnificent architectural detailing and “city hall” style balcony overlooking the central stage makes Hopetoun Alpha a perfect auditorium.

www.hopetounalpha.co.nz

St Matthews Church - The Difference Venue

St Matthews Church

Auckland CBD

A truly inspired neo-gothic stucture which took an incredible 3 years to complete from native Oamaru stone materials. Its huge commanding entranceways, elaborate stained glass windows and imposing 30 metre towers captivate the imagination and dominate the landscape for miles around. Ideal for weddings and similar such occasions.

www.stmatthews.org.nz

The Gus Fisher Gallery

The Gus Fisher Gallery

Auckland CBD

Situated at the top of the rise in Shortland St, the Gus Fisher Gallery at The University of Auckland provides a lovely venue for daytime, after hours or weekend events. With its neo-Romanesque 1930s architecture and spectacular internal dome, the Gallery offers a unique experience for everything from cocktail functions to lectures.

www.creative.auckland.ac.nz/uoa/ab-gallery-as-venue

Law Chambers - The Difference Venue

Law Chambers

Auckland CBD

The roof garden at Chancery Chambers offers a stunning setting for events, including weddings, Christmas parties, product launches, team building events and cocktail evenings.

www.adls.org.nz/about-us/venue-hire/‎

St Marks Parish Hall - The Difference Venue

St Marks Parish Hall

Remuera

Expansive and recently refurbished this hall lies adjacent to St Mark’s - a church that dates from 1860 and is set within beautiful grounds with sweeping lawns and well-established trees.

www.stmarks.org.nz

Lumiere Room - The Difference Venue

Lumiere Room

Parnell

Perfect open canvas for product launches, cocktail functions or intimate dinners waiting for you to add your touch including the photographer's infinity cove which makes for a functional and interesting screen to project PowerPoint presentations, movies or images.

www.lumiereroom.co.nz

Foxes Island City Cellar - The Difference Venue

Foxes Island City Cellar

Ponsonby

Hold your function in amongst the wine barrels at this versatile boutique central city venue - comfortably seats 40 or 50-60 standing. Partake in the fabulous Foxes Island wines by John Belsham

www.foxes-island.co.nz/visit/

Stardome - The Difference Venue

Stardome

Royal Oak

Mix and mingle as you wander through the 3D solar system model, or take cocktails in the courtyard and relax into the tranquility of its rural Cornwall Park setting. Plenty of easy parking, interesting graphics and displays along with different rooms offering conference and audio visual facilities make this an ideal venue for business or pleasure.

www.stardome.org.nz

French Bay Yacht Club - The Difference Venue

The French Bay Yacht Club

Titirangi

This is a lovely bright and open venue with a fabulous view over the Manukau Harbour. Suitable for any type of smaller function, but they only allow birthday parties for 30 years and up.

www.frenchbay.org.nz

Pt Chev Sailing Club - The Difference Venue

Pt Chevalier Sailing Club

Pt Chevalier

Nestled on the water's edge with plenty of parking and open spaces a picturesque setting ideal for that smaller wedding or social function.

www.sailptchev.org.nz

Alberton - The Difference Venue

Alberton

Mt Albert

This romantic timber mansion with sunny verandas and towers offers a peaceful retreat from the bustle of the city. Hold a seated dinner party in the spacious sitting room or relax with cocktails on the terrace.

www.alberton.co.nz

Jubilee Conference Centre - The Difference Centre

Jubilee Building.

Parnell

One of the best kept secrets in the central Auckland area, with easy access to motorways and the CBD. Character brick and block work outside, a sense of understated historic grandeur inside.

www.parnell.org.nz

Outram Hall - The Difference Venue

Outram Hall

Murrays Bay

A good sized hall with plenty of parking. Stroll across the road to Murrays Bay’s white sandy beach and adjoining parks.

Taste - The Difference Venue

Taste

Mt Eden

Taste venue is a function room with a difference. In the heart of Mt Eden, it boasts a fully equipped demonstration kitchen, full AV equipment, back of house preperation and staging area and a dedicated on site manager. Managed by The Restaurant Association of New Zealand, this is a fully licensed venue that offers you a fantastic, intimate experience.

If you are looking for the perfect venue to hold seminars for up to 45 people, to launch new products, trying out new menus or staff, host corporate dinners up to 30 people, networking functions for up to 110 people and much more, then look no further

www.tastenz.co.nz

Orams Boat Lounge - The Difference Venue

Orams Boat Lounge

Westhaven

Orams unique "on and over the water" location in downtown Auckland features stunning views of both the Westhaven Marina and the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Its close proximity to the motorways and its waterside harbour dock mean the Centre is easily accessible by either car or boat.

www.orams.co.nz/conference-centre/introduction.aspx

Ponsonby Cruising Club - The Difference Venue

Ponsonby Cruising Club

Westhaven

Located in Westhaven Marina directly under the harbour bridge and just five minutes from the city, the Ponsonby Cruising Club features two self contained bar/lounges with stunning north and south vistas. Face north for what some have called the best sea views in Auckland - the magnificent Waitemata Harbour only metres away. Face south on the large deck which over looks the marina, an enjoy the ever changing tapestry of boats as they come and go. Easy parking for group functions.

www.pcc.org.nz

Eastern Bay Club - The Difference Venue

Eastern Bay Sports Club

Okahu

A versatile venue which caters for a range of different functions. Only 5 minutes walk to the beautiful waterfront of Okahu Bay and quick drive to Mission Bay or Auckland CBD.

www.easternsportsclub.com