Stanley Upstairs

Sophisticated and exclusively yours. Treat your guests to an ambient affair; luxurious heavy velvet curtains and venetians drape over heritage window frames in this premium destination with leather chairs and velvet-backed banquet tables. Interchangeable furniture captures a level of elevated comfort as the room transforms from day to night. Stanley’s bespoke light fittings add a touch of elegance whilst the isolated sound system and private bar transform the room for all of your needs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements. Our team is passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Stanley features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Stanley Upstairs or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for a celebration; a $5 per person up to a maximum of $50 cakeage fee applies.  We can store, cut and serve the cake to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Stanley Front Deck

Stanley’s historic façade and the Brisbane River run either side of the front deck making it the ultimate premium location. Fully retractable awnings overhead and circulating misting fans provide comfort year-round whilst guests nestle into and assortment of both high and low furniture with panoramic views spanning from the Story Bridge to the city skyline.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements. Our team is passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Stanley features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Stanley Upstairs or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for a celebration; a $5 per person up to a maximum of $50 cakeage fee applies.  We can store, cut and serve the cake to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within the restaurant.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

Ciao Papi Front Deck

Take a trip to Italy on Ciao Papi’s Front Deck. Surrounded by olive trees and the smell of wood-fired pizza in the open air, you’ll have your guests transported to the hills of Tuscany as soon as they arrive. Relax and enjoy the home-style hospitality and take in the breathtaking, uninterupted view on the deck – bellissimo!

Private Section Hire Available
Lunch – Monday to Friday
Dinner – Monday to Thursday

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Ciao Papi features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Glass House or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for your event. Due to COVID we are unable to store or cut the cake however can provide you with plates and a knife to cut and serve to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within the restaurant.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

Ciao Papi Glass House

Ciao Papi’s waterfront, air-conditioned space, the Glass House, is perfect for corporate or private lunches and dinners. Its chic, bold and eclectic interiors with floor to ceiling windows looking out to the Story Bridge makes this space one to remember. Utilise the private garden for arrival drinks to elevate your event.

Private Section Hire Available
Lunch – Monday to Friday
Dinner – Monday to Thursday

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Ciao Papi features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Glass House or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for your event. Due to COVID we are unable to store or cut the cake however can provide you with plates and a knife to cut and serve to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within the restaurant.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

Bougainvillea House

Bougainvillea House features a wrap-around veranda with stunning elevated views of the Story Bridge and city skyline. Inspired by summer holidays in the Mediterranean and the relaxed Queensland lifestyle, this space is ideally suited to intimate dinners and cocktail celebrations.

Bougainvillea House features an interior bar with external access to the veranda, perfect for arrival drinks and service throughout your event. Perched on a small hill at the East end of the precinct, Bougainvillea House has an added element of privacy and ‘wow’ factor with elevated views.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring my own catering, and do you cater for special dietary requirements?

All food and beverage for events are catered by Howard Smith Wharves, external catering (food and beverage) is not permitted.  You are welcome to bring a cake for a celebration, a $3.50 per person cakeage fee applies if you would like us to cake and serve the cake to your guests.

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event, rare and very special requirements may require additional lead time and minimum quantity orders.

What AV is included in the venue? Do you supply AV?

We’re able to provide a connection to the in-house speaker system for background music.

Additional AV including such things as microphones are provided by Scene Change, Howard Smith Wharves’ exclusive AV hire and production company.  They offer video, audio, lighting, staging, IT and technical services for your event.

Once your AV needs are known, Scene Change can provide an estimate of fees.

Can I have live music or a DJ at my event, and are there any noise restrictions?

Live entertainment for your event creates a wonderful atmosphere and can really elevate your guest experience.  We suggest no more than a duo/trio or DJ in Bougainvillea House.  Please note no drums or bass are allowed in this venue.

Howard Smith Wharves is subject to noise regulations as set by Brisbane City Council.  All outdoor amplified music must cease at 10pm, venue doors will be closed at this time and outdoor speakers will be turned off. Entertainment in line with the indoor noise restrictions may continue after this time.  Details on specific noise restrictions for Bougainvillea House can be found in the fact sheet.

How does the beverage work for my event?

Many of our clients opt for a beverage package which is priced per person dependant on the duration of your event.  You may opt for a consumption/bar tab – labour charges may apply.

We are able to provide a cash bar facility for which guests can pay individually for beverages during all, or part of an event. Cash bars will be operated from Howard Smith Wharves fixed bars and minimum spends and labour charges will apply.

Spirit enhancements to a beverage package or consumption/bar tab are available for the final two hours of your event only.  A spirit only cash bar can be provided at no additional charge when used in conjunction with beverage package for the duration of your event.

You may enhance your event with cocktails on arrival or post dinner cocktails, these must be pre- ordered during the planning phase.

What is included in the minimum spend?

Aside from the food and beverage, indoor furniture in line with your event type is included i.e. cocktail tables and stools, banquet tables and chairs.  Our standard terrace furniture including lounges and café tables is included.  We also supply linen, crockery, cutlery and glassware.

We provide set up service for venue furniture and equipment as well as staff to service the event.

Venue access is provided one hour prior to the event start time and 30 minutes after the conclusion.  Event duration is dictated by the catering package and early/late access is subject to additional charges.  We are licenced until midnight.

We do not provide any additional styling or theming; you are welcome to bring in a supplier for any additional items including centrepieces that you require for your event.

Our indoor spaces are temperature controlled however we can arrange fans or heaters for outdoor areas at an additional cost.

Is the venue fully private?

Our event spaces are private however are located within a busy precinct so whilst public aren’t able to enter your event space, they will be using the public areas and pathways around the venue.  We place private event signage outside whilst events are in progress.

Security is not required for events (unless determined by risk assessment) however should you wish to have security for your event, we can arrange this at an additional cost.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located at Bougainvillea House.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for events, patrons and general public.

Green House

Nestled in the heart of the gardens and below the breathtaking cliff face, Green House offers an intimate, inner city escape for guests.

Encased by greenery and filled with natural light, Green House creates the perfect opportunity for alfresco dining and cocktail celebrations through its large covered terrace.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I bring my own catering, and do you cater for special dietary requirements?

All food and beverage for events are catered by Howard Smith Wharves, external catering (food and beverage) is not permitted.  You are welcome to bring a cake for a celebration, a $3.50 per person cakeage fee applies if you would like us to cake and serve the cake to your guests.

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event, rare and very special requirements may require additional lead time and minimum quantity orders.

What AV is included in the venue? Do you supply AV?

We’re able to provide a connection to the in-house speaker system for background music.

Additional AV including such things as microphones are provided by Scene Change, Howard Smith Wharves’ exclusive AV hire and production company.  They offer video, audio, lighting, staging, IT and technical services for your event.

Once your AV needs are known, Scene Change can provide an estimate of fees.

Can I have live music or a DJ at my event, and are there any noise restrictions?

Live entertainment for your event creates a wonderful atmosphere and can really elevate your guest experience.  We suggest no more than a solo/duo or DJ in Green House.  Please note no drums or bass are allowed in this venue.

Howard Smith Wharves is subject to noise regulations as set by Brisbane City Council.  All outdoor amplified music must cease at 10pm, venue doors will be closed at this time and outdoor speakers will be turned off. Entertainment in line with the indoor noise restrictions may continue after this time.  Details on specific noise restrictions for Green House can be found in the fact sheet.

How does the beverage work for my event?

Many of our clients opt for a beverage package which is priced per person dependant on the duration of your event.  You may opt for a consumption/bar tab – labour charges may apply.

We are able to provide a cash bar facility for which guests can pay individually for beverages during all, or part of an event. Cash bars will be operated from Howard Smith Wharves fixed bars and minimum spends and labour charges will apply.

Spirit enhancements to a beverage package or consumption/bar tab are available for the final two hours of your event only.  A spirit only cash bar can be provided at no additional charge when used in conjunction with beverage package for the duration of your event.

You may enhance your event with cocktails on arrival or post dinner cocktails, these must be pre- ordered during the planning phase.

What is included in the minimum spend?

Aside from the food and beverage, indoor furniture in line with your event type is included i.e. cocktail tables and stools, banquet tables and chairs.  Our standard terrace furniture including lounge and café tables is included.  We also supply linen, crockery, cutlery and glassware.

We provide set up service for venue furniture and equipment as well as staff to service the event.

Venue access is provided one hour prior to the event start time and 30 minutes after the conclusion.  Event duration is dictated by the catering package and early/late access is subject to additional charges.  We are licenced until midnight.

We do not provide any additional styling or theming; you are welcome to bring in a supplier for any additional items including centrepieces that you require for your event.

Our indoor spaces are temperature controlled however we can arrange fans or heaters for outdoor areas at an additional cost.

Is the venue fully private?

Our event spaces are private however are located within a busy precinct so whilst public aren’t able to enter your event space, they will be using the public areas and pathways around the venue.  We place private event signage outside whilst events are in progress.

Security is not required for events (unless determined by risk assessment) however should you wish to have security for your event, we can arrange this at an additional cost.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located outside of Green House.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for events, patrons and general public.

Felons Barrel Hall

Felons Barrel Hall masterfully blends punchy flavours and bold sounds, all washed down wit the kaleidoscope of refreshing Felons beers.

Enjoy the signature Barrel Hall experience with a full venue takeover. Let your guests spread out throughout the venue and enjoy the best of what Barrel Hall has to offer.

Treat your guests to a sensory experience at Felons Barrel Hall with a full venue takeover. Let your guests spread out throughout the contemporary space on the edge of the Brisbane River. Enjoy the curated menus full of fresh and spicy flavour and premier stage set-up with full concert audio visual.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event, rare and very special requirements may require additional lead time and minimum quantity orders.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

What AV is included in the venue?

Felons Barrel Hall features a performance stage with full concert audio and visual experiences. Speak to our team for pricing on the below options:

  • 5m x 3m LED Wall + Control Equipment
  • 6m x 3.6m Stage
  • Rigging
  • PA System
  • Background Music
  • Lighting for Stage
  • Coloured Stage Lighting
  • General Labour for power up, operate and reset
Can I have live music or a DJ at my event, and are there any noise restrictions?

Live entertainment for your event creates a wonderful atmosphere and can really elevate your guest experience.

Felons Barrel Hall is a live music venue – perfect for any style of entertainment and major artists.

What is included in the minimum spend?

Aside from the food and beverage, the Barrel Hall standard set up including trestle tables, bench seating, barrels, stools, crockery, cutlery and glassware are all included.

Venue access is provided 30 minutes prior to the event start time and 30 minutes after the conclusion.  Event duration is dictated by the catering package.

Felons Barrel Hall being a hospitality venue is already styled like a modern Australian take on a German beer hall.  We do not provide any additional styling or theming; you are welcome to bring in a supplier for any additional items including centrepieces that you require for your event.

Can I change the furniture for my event?

We can provide round tables and banquet chairs in lieu of our standard trestles and bench seating or even a cocktail style set up in Felons Barrel Hall.  Additional charges apply for the removal and reset of the standard venue furniture.

We can remove the kids play area and table tennis area for a fee, pin ball machines must remain in place.

Can you remove the flags?

The flags are a permanent fixture of Felons Barrel Hall and can not be removed or switched for corporate branding.

Is the venue fully private?

When you hire Felons Barrel Hall for an exclusive event, you can enjoy full use of the inside areas of the venue.  Please note River Garden and the front deck may still operate to the public.

Security is not required for events (unless determined by risk assessment) however should you wish to have security for your event, we can arrange this at an additional cost.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located in the basement. All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for events, patrons and general public.

Ciao Papi Exclusive

Located at the New Farm end of the precinct, Ciao Papi is the perfect riverfront location to sit and take in the river views whilst relaxing over a delicious Italian meal.

If you are looking for a riverfront location to host your long-lunch celebration or famiglia-style dinner – Ciao Papi is the place.

If you’d like to experience all of Ciao Papi, the restaurant is available for exclusive use Monday to Thursday. Enjoy the whole of Ciao Papi’s charm including the lawn, Nonna’s Table, the Glass House and the Front Deck all combined to provide a unique setting for your event.

Choose your space and your Italian feast, add a beverage package and leave the rest to us.

Relax, unwind, eat spaghetti and soak up the view.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Ciao Papi features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Glass House or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for your event. Due to COVID we are unable to store or cut the cake however can provide you with plates and a knife to cut and serve to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within the restaurant.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

Mr Percival’s

Mr. Percival’s overwater bar is situated directly beneath the majestic Story Bridge, providing unrivaled and unsurpassed views of Brisbane’s cityscape.

Sip, relax and watch the sunset while enjoying a selection of delicious eats. It’s not difficult to imagine afternoons turning to evenings with DJ’s every weekend and dance the night away over the river at one of Brisbane’s most iconic locations. 

Taking cues from Europe’s popular beach clubs, it’s impossible not to unwind at Mr Percival’s. Treat your guests by hosting your next event or celebration on the decks at Mr Percival’s.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements and our team are passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements with an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Mr Percival’s features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted for full venue buyouts at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for your event.  Due to COVID we are unable to store or cut the cake however can provide you with plates and a knife to cut and serve to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

We do not allow any theming, decorations, balloons or costumes in the venue excluding full venue buyouts.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other guests in other areas of Mr Percival’s.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within Mr Percival’s.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

Stanley Exclusive

Stanley is a two-storey Cantonese restaurant inspired by the moody waterfront of Hong Kong’s picturesque Stanley Bay. Featuring glamorous dining areas, private dining rooms and a riverfront deck, Stanley caters to every corporate event and social occasion. 

Enjoy refreshing cocktails as the sun sets below the city skyline, delight in a light bite and cocktail in Stanley bar, or escape into our private rooms for an intimate culinary experience. 

Depending on your style of event, Stanley’s curated banquets and canape menus can be customised to your liking. Elevate your experience with menu enhancements and optional extras including a caviar station and oyster bar.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you cater for special dietary requirements?

We can cater to all special dietary requirements. Our team is passionate about providing guests with special dietary requirements an equitable and memorable experience.  Dietary requirements are required seven (7) days prior to your event.

Whilst we take the highest care in providing all guests dietary requirements, products such as eggs, gluten, nuts, dairy, pork etc. are used throughout our kitchen and we cannot guarantee that all products that are used will not cause cross-contamination with the guest’s dietary needs.

Is there any AV included?

Each part of Stanley features in-house speakers that play our house music.  Additional AV such as microphones for speeches is only permitted in Stanley Upstairs or Full Venue exclusive hires at an additional cost.

Can I bring a cake?

You are welcome to bring a cake for a celebration; a $5 per person up to a maximum of $50 cakeage fee applies.  We can store, cut and serve the cake to your guests.

What furniture is included, and can I bring decorations?

Table layouts are per standard restaurant configuration. Please keep this in mind when allocating guests to tables.

You are welcome to bring some small table decorations for your event however please keep in mind that with menus designed to share, we do require space on the table for food and beverage service.

Is the venue fully private?

All section hire bookings should note that during normal operating hours there will be other diners in other areas of the restaurant.

Are there bathrooms located close by?

There are bathrooms located within the restaurant.  All bathrooms within the HSW precinct are provided for patrons and general public.

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Walk-ins always welcome at Mr Percivals, Stanley Bar, Felons Brewing Co. and Felons Barrel Hall.

We look forward to welcoming you to The Wharves!

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