Newcastle Wedding Receptions, Functions, Meetings and Event Centre at Hunter 294

A Function Centre with a view like no other...

Hunter 294 Function & Event Centre is unlike any other venue in Newcastle. Located at the cities most iconic sporting venue, McDonald Jones Stadium, Hunter294 is unique in the Newcastle area. Combining spacious modern facilities, engaging first class service and of course an amazing view, Hunter294 is the perfect location for all types of events and functions. Featuring a variety of flexible function spaces across the two stadium grandstands, our rooms are capable of accommodating both social and business events from small board room style meeting of 10 guests, through to large groups for up to 350 guests in cocktail style – and everything in between.

Catering packages are available to suit all styles and budgets and can be tailored to your specific needs. Our Chefs work with Newcastle’s freshest local produce and our passionate, experienced staff are on hand with a smile to deliver a memorable experience on every occasion. Wedding receptions, birthday parties and private celebrations are welcome and we are always ready with a fresh coffee to kick start for your next company workshop or client seminar. Managed by Gema Group, one of Australia’s most respected venue and event caterers, our strength is in our passion and our commitment to providing customers with great produce, simply done well. Gema Group provides catering services to some of Australia’s biggest venues and events including GIO Stadium, and the SuperCars Championship circuit.

With plenty of free parking available onsite, Hunter 294’s facilities are light, bright and ready for you.

If you are looking for some where different for your next business event or perhaps a reception venue that appeals to the footy fan in your life – perhaps a visit to the stadium is the answer.

Our Function & Event Centre specialises in:

- Business conferencing, meetings and seminars
- Corporate events, luncheons, dinners,
- Private parties, wedding receptions and birthdays

Our experienced events team is available to suggest innovative catering ideas and to organise your every detail. Whether it is a small function or a big awards night this stylish, modern function space is a great spot for your next event. 

Other Information & Enquiries

For more details about our facilities, please see our information on Rooms and Packages 

We'd love to hear about your event - please visit our dedicated website – or email us at to discuss your requirements, or arrange for a site inspection of our facilities. 

Newcastle Wedding Receptions at Hunter294 Function and Event Centre

  • McDonald Jones Homes
  • Ticketmaster
  • Newcastle Knights
  • Newcastle Jets
  • Gema Group
  • Venues NSW
  • Venues NSW
  • ANZ Stadium
  • Bankwest
  • McDonald Jones Homes Stadium
  • Newcastle Entertainment Centre
  • WIN Sports & Entertainment Centre