Welcome

To The Grand Ballroom

Celebrate the biggest day of your life with us here at The Grand Ballroom, and make your special day one to be remembered by your loved ones. It is our privilege to help you celebrate in style and make lasting memories with friends and family that will be treasured forever.

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Romance & Elegance

We invite you to come and dine with us were romance is in the air from the moment you enter The Grand Ballroom. The mood of intimacy and elegance is created through the plush fabric finishes and romantic fairy lighting. Our newly-renovated ballroom boasts elegant decorations and finishing’s to compliment any colour or style of wedding.

The Grand Ballroom may be a reasonably new venue, but its owners are not. The venue is run by husband and wife team, Donato and Mimi De Ieso. Both qualified chefs, with more than 40 years combined experience, they will tempt every taste bud with their menu, utilising fresh, seasonal produce in their culinary creations.

With extensive experience, both Donato and Mimi have delighted our guests with their skill in a wide range of cuisines. Special dietary requirements are welcome and catered for upon request.

At The Grand Ballroom we are dedicated to not meeting, but exceeding our customer expectations. We source only the highest quality of food and produce to ensure the finest food is delivered to the plate every time. All of our package prices are based on your menu selections. By tailoring your menus we can make sure that you get the best price possible without compromising on either the quality of food or service.

Surround yourself with elegance and exceptional service that will give your wedding that extra touch. Blending modern sophistication and the traditional values of hospitality, in a welcoming environment, the team at the Grand Ballroom will make sure you have a truly amazing day, whether your wedding is an intimate ceremony or a lavish family celebration, a relaxed cocktail party or a fully-seated formal event.

This is where we had our wedding reception, it's called the grand ballroom on tapleys hill road. Was so beautiful, they decorated how I wanted it and there was no corkage payment, had a massive dancefloor, and it was just so breath taking
Brooke Bratis
Awesome venue with great service. Very modern and elegant. Our guests were speechless in what they walked into! Thanks Donato and team.
Nicole Preiss
The Grand Ballroom on Tapleys Hill Rd, was a great reception location for our wedding. The hall was set up beautifully, and additional lights were provided to set the mood. Our guests loved the draping and fairy lights and raved about the quality and quantity of food!
Irene Melville
The grand ballroom food was beyond delish!
Monica Dimasi
Loved it, looked amazing!
Tash Martini
Donato and the team at The Grand Ballroom were fantastic. Nothing was too much to ask. The Venue looked exquisite and the food was of fantastic quality and generous proportions. Thanks Donato and the team.
Aaron Proud
donato and staff made our day complete. it was a fairy tale from start to finish. they treated us like royalty, the food was incredible and the service was breathtaking. please book an appointment and meet with them!!!
Lisa-Marie Sampson
Staff very helpful and easy to work with during such a stressful time. Every thing was delicious and served beautiful. Would definitely recommend to any one getting married.
Louise Papalia
Donato and his team are BRILLIANT. Stunning venue.INCREDIBLE food. The attention to detail and attentiveness of the staff were much appreciated, made our day so much less stressful. Easy to deal with and very well priced.
Stella Papacharissiou
Amazing experience. Really happy with them! Good food, which was the highlight.
Hannah Smith
truly amazing
Katy Giaccio
excellent service and food and beautiful venue
Vince Aiossa

SEE WHY THE GRAND BALLROOM IS RIGHT FOR YOU

We are open every day of the week by appointment. Contact us today to organise a visit or guided tour, and see why so many couples choose The Grand Ballroom.

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Memorable

Weddings

The Grand Ballroom

  • Personalised service lead by your own private wedding specialist who’s attention to detail reflects in the service of your special day
  • A self contained venue holding from 120 to 500 guests
  • Catering for a wide range of functions both large and small
  • Fantastic photo opportunities with out beautiful lighting display
  • A warm and opulent ambiance
  • Air conditioning and gas heating to ensure the comfort of all guests
  • Free car parking for all guests
  • Wishing Well
  • Bridal Retreat
  • Large private bar and lounge area
  • Large Ballroom size dance floor
  • Data Projector with 2.5metre by 2.5 meter screen, Inputs available for IPod’s, MP3 Player’s and Laptop’s (Hire Fees May apply)
  • All packages come with black or white chair covers and sashes
  • White skirting and linen for your gift and cake tables
  • Personalised menus for each table
  • Use of lecturn, microphone and in house audio equipment Private area for pre dinner drinks & canapés (subject to availability)
  • Tailored menus for guests with special dietary requirements

Room Hire Charges

  • Less than 120 guests $1100
  • 121 to 150 guests $980
  • 151 to 200 $880
  • 201 guests or more no charge
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Premium

Pre dinner Drinks Served with chefs selection of canapés served for ½ hour

Select 2 entrée, 2mains and 1 dessert (from menu below)

All Main courses served with a bowl of tossed baby leave salad per table

Freshly brewed coffee and chocolates served with dessert

Premium Beverage Package

Fitted Chair covers with choice of colour sash from our selected range

Skirting to Bridal and Cake table and floral arrangement to bridal table

Table Centre Pieces from our selected Range

Use of our Lounge area as Bridal Party Retreat

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Standard

Pre dinner Drinks Served with chefs selection of canapés served for ½ hour

Select 1 entrée, 2mains and 1 dessert (from menu below)

All Main courses served with a bowl of tossed baby leave salad per table

Freshly brewed coffee and chocolates served with dessert

Premium Beverage Package

Fitted Chair covers with choice of colour sash from our selected range

Skirting to Bridal and Cake table and floral arrangement to bridal table

Table Centre Pieces from our selected Range

Use of our Lounge area as Bridal Party Retreat

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Elite

Starter

Individual Antipasto of salami, cappo collo, ham, mortadella, prosciutto, provolone, boconccini olives, grilled eggplant, pickled mushrooms, roasted capsicum, frittata and rice balls.

Platter of Salt and Pepper Squid with Sweet Chilli Sauce and a Platter of whole Cooked King Prawns per table with cocktail Sauce

Entrée

Choose 1 Pasta From Our Menu

Main Course

Choose any two Main Courses

Dessert

Select 1 Dessert and wedding cake served on platters per table.

Beverages

Premium Beverage Package

Fitted Chair covers with choice of colour sash from our selected range

Skirting to Bridal and Cake table and floral arrangement to bridal table

Table Centre Pieces from our selected Range

Use of our Lounge area as Bridal Party Retreat

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Wedding Menu Structure

Priced when menu is selected

Menu Entree Main Course Desserts Price
1 1 1 1 POA
2 1 2 1 POA
3 2 2 Wedding Cake POA
4 2 2 1 POA
5 2 2 2 POA

The Mediterranean Feast

Priced when menu is selected

Menu Starter Platter Entree mains Dessert
6 1 1 1 2 1
7 1 2 1 2 1

(Prices start from $44 per person for food only)

Additional Choices

  • Entree $6.00 per person
  • Main Course $7.00 per person
  • Dessert $5.00 per person
  • Cheese Platter (Shared Platters) $8.50 per person
  • Canapés – Choice of 5 – $5.50 per person for ½ hour
  • Antipasto (Shared Platters)- $8.00 per person

Additional Sides

Additional sides available upon request
Cocktail, Buffet and Smorgasbord Menus Available on Request
Children’s Pricing

  • 12 and over full price
  • Under 12 half price
  • 5 years or less no char

Platters Per Table

Vegetarian antipasto, grilled eggplant , marinated mushrooms, pickled zucchini, roasted capsicum, marinated green olives

A selection of cold cut meats with cheese and Kalamata olives

Whole cooked prawns with a cocktail sauce

Oysters natural with lemon wedges and Mediterranean sauce or Natural

Chilli salt and pepper squid with lemon and lime zest Tartare

Greek Platters consisting of assorted dips, pita, pickled octopus, Dolmades, Fetta Cheese, Loukaniko and grilled eggplant

Starters and Entrees

Parmesan & herb crumbed chicken tenderloins with wild rocket, roasted Roma tomatoes, sticky balsamic and light olive oil.

Char grilled quail on a baked field mushroom with rocket and vincotta

Tortellini Alla Panna ~ round meat filled pasta with a creamy ham and mushroom sauce

Cannelloni Duo ~ one filled with spinach and ricotta and one filled with chicken and veal served with a traditional tomato and basil salsa finished with shaved parmesan

Fussilli Napolitano ~ short home made pasta twists tossed in traditional tomato and basil salsa finished with extra virgin olive oil

Skewered Scallops Wrapped in Pancetta served on a bed rocket and pear salad

Thai Beef Salad ~ Tender beef strips tossed with cucumber, toasted peanuts, red onion, coriander, baby spinach, tomato, tossed in lime and sesame dressing finished with crunchy noodles.

Grilled Chicken tenderloins wrapped in bacon served on grilled vegetable terrine with sticky balsamic and light olive oil.

Fresh oysters grilled with pancetta, spinach and parmesan cheese

Antipasto Italiano, A colourful array of cold cuts, cheeses, olives, and other Italian delicacies

Salt and pepper squid lightly dusted in our own special seasoning and served on a bed of fresh salad greens

Parmesan and rice cake served with caramelized leek and tomato finished with a delicate white wine sauce

Chicken Satays~ Tender chicken fillet served on steamed rice with a mild coconut and peanut sauce

A selection of soup and other pasta dished available on request

Main Courses

Seared beef fillet served with field mushroom, sweet potato mash and red wine jus

Pan cooked chicken breast served with seeded mustard and mushroom sauce on a bed of potato and pumpkin mash with seasonal greens

Baked chicken breast filled with fig and pine nut stuffing wrapped in pancetta napped with a gorgonzola sauce on a bed of roasted vegetable mash

Pan cooked chicken breast topped with ham, fresh mozzarella finished with asparagus and a delicate white wine sauce on a bed of garlic mash

Charcoal cooked tender chicken leg fillet stuffed with herb and cheese stuffing served with seasonal greens and our signature potato.

Roasted rack of lamb with herb crust served with creamed potato, roasted baby carrot and brocollini finished with a Shiraz Grenache jus

Charcoal cooked rib eye steak served on potato mash and brocollini with a Madagascan sauce

Crispy skin Atlantic salmon served on a warm potato and asparagus salad garnished with a grilled king prawn

Grilled Moisture Infused Pork Rib Eye served upon Regiano scented curly endive with baby potato.

Baked Barramundi served upon a chick pea and potato salad drizzled with a rocket pesto

Fillet Mignon with Potato Peperonata and seasonal greens finished with a mushroom sauce

330gm Export quality beef scotch fillet grilled and served with a green pepper corn and sherry sauce served with creamed potato and seasonal greens ~ an additional $3.00 per person

Desserts

Tiramisu ~ a traditional Italian dessert made up of sponge finger biscuits mascarpone cheese, coffee and marsala (Chef’s Specialty)

Mimi’s Baked ricotta cheesecake served with berry glaze

Sticky date pudding served with butterscotch sauce

Duo of Cream Puffs one filled with coffee custard and one filled with vanilla custard

Brandy snap baskets served with strawberries and creamy vanilla ice cream

Black forest mousse

Passionfruit Panna Cotta

Assorted Gelati Slices – Mocha or Cassata

Trilogy Select 2 to be served with the cake or 3 with no cake

Espresso Panna Cotta garnished with almond bread

White chocolate terrine

Deconstructed Lemon curd Tart

Mini coffee éclair

Mini Berry Pavlova

Cherry Slice

Home made Ice cream (Flavours on request

Or use your wedding cake and our chefs will garnish accordingly

Premium

3 Hours $25.00 per person
4 Hours $31.00 per person
5.5 Hours $36.00 per person

Bottled Wine (Select 3)

Bottled Wine (Select Three)

Serafino Bellissimo Moscato

Serafino Goose Island Sauvignon Blanc

Serafino Goose Island Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Serafino Goose Island Rose

Serafino Goose Island Shiraz

Serafino Goose Island Cabernet Merlot

Serafino Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir for Toasting

Beers (Select Two+ 1 Light)

Tooheys Extra Dry

Hahn Super Dry

Coopers Lager

Coopers Pale Ale

Boags Draught

Hahn Light

Coopers Light

Non Alcoholic

Coca Cola
Lift
Sprite
Soda Water
Diet Coke
Orange Juice
Filtered Water

The Elite

3 Hours $30.00 per person
4 Hours $36.00 per person
5.5 Hours $40.00 per person

Bottled Wine (Select Three)

Whites

Tomich Woodside Pinot Grigio

Tomich Woodside Sauvignon Blanc

Tomich Woodside Chardonnay

Scarpantoni Fiori Moscato

Tomich Sparkling M for Toasting

Reds

Tomich Up Up And Away Rose

Tomich Pinot Noir

Scarpantoni School Block Shiraz Cabernet Merlot

Serafino Black Label Shiraz

Serafino Black Label Cabernet Sauvignon

Beers (Select Two+ 1 Light)

James Boags Premium Draught

Heineken

Corona

Coopers Pale Ale

Coopers 62 Pilsner

Stella Artois

Hahn Light

Coopers Light

Non Alcoholic

Coca Cola
Lift
Sprite
Soda Water
Diet Coke
Orange Juice
Filtered Water

Our Amazing

Events

Choose to hold your next meeting, seminar, office party, product launch, trade display, conference or event at The Grand Ballroom and you will be amazed as to how little you will need to do. With a wealth of experience, our events team takes pride in the quality of food and exceptional service to provide a seamless and flawless event.

Our flexible approach to catering allows our packages to be tailored to meet your needs and budget. From groups of 50 guests up to sit down dinners for 500 we have a catering package to suit everyone’s needs. As an added benefit, having only one function room ensures that your event gets the full attention from our event staff with no unexpected interruptions.

For your convenience, we can arrange accommodation for your interstate guests if required. With access to everything from 5 Star Hotels to Cabin Accommodation we have something for every budget
(please note additional charges will apply).

VENUE CAPACITY

Style Capacity
Boardroom 30
Theatre Style 560
U-Shape 30
Banquet 500
Cocktail 580

The Grand Ballroom can offer you the following features:

  • Plenty of natural lighting
  • 2 dedicated function spaces
  • Electric retractable screen
  • Data Projector (hire fee may apply)
  • Wireless pointer
  • Complimentary whiteboard
  • Temperature controlled environment
  • Secure complimentary wireless internet connection

All prices stated are current and valid until August 2014. Prices are subject to change without prior notice and based on a minimum of 60 people.

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AUDIO VISUAL & EQUIPMENT HIRE

Complimentary with room hire:

  • Whiteboard
  • Projector screen
  • Iced water and mints
  • Lectern
  • Wireless pointer
  • Complimentary whiteboard
  • Temperature controlled environment
  • Secure complimentary wireless internet connection

Other Items

  • Data projector
  • ½ day $150.00 Full Day $280.00
  • Data Projector including sound system
  • ½ day $200.00 Full Day $280.00 (sound system complimentary for a full day hire)
  • TV monitor & video/DVD player $100.00

Events Menu

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Visit or Guided tour

We are open every day of the week by appointment. Contact us today to organise a visit or guided tour, and see why so many couples choose the Grand Ballroom






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