theBoatShed is located in the heart of the city on the Northern banks of the River Torrens. theBoatShed is the name of the club’s function facility, having undergone an impressive renovation, which was completed in 2011, the BoatShed now serves as a superb venue for numerous styles of functions.

With Beer on tap and a kitchen available to caterers theBoatShed can cater for up to 180 people standing and 150 people seated for a dinner.

The venue boasts –

  • Refrigerative and evaporative air conditioning
  • Simple kitchen facilities
  • 2 plasma screen TV’s available with full room hire
  • Large and powerful sound system


Included in the hire are access to the following –

  • 20 trestle tables (enough for 150 people)
  • 150 white function chairs
  • 300L fridge
  • Microwave
  • Cordless microphone


Please refer to our Function Hire Documents to view the venue hire prices and guidelines.

Below are examples of typical and popular events that are held at theBoatShed. Do not feel restricted by this, the venue offers great flexibility so enquire as to your needs by contacting Julien Maddern at 0413 248 173 or simply email


Cocktail Party

The Bar area located in the front third on the western end of the building is excellent for cocktail and work drink events. The bi-fold doors are closed off creating a space capable of catering for up to 60 people.

Engagement Party

Use this elegant space to celebrate that special day in a unique venue that is bursting at the seams with character and charm. Whether it is a small intimate event or a larger celebration of a future life together we can cater for both. Ask about decorators for that little extra touch.

Sit Down Dinner/Lunch

With the whole area cleared the function centre has the ability to cater for 150 people in a sit down setting. Our 20 trestle tables and 150 chairs will be provided to you as a part of your venue hire. theBoatShed provides for a wonderfully warm atmosphere for any kind of sit down dinner.

Large Parties

Whether it is a 21st, 30th or 80th theBoatShed has the ability to have 2 distinct areas that any great party requires; a bar area and a dance floor. The powerful sound system will have your friends dancing to your favourite songs. 2 x 46 inch LCD screens can provide the canvas for those much dreaded embarrassing speeches.