Function Rooms

Function Rooms within our Members Complex

La Mer Lounge
Banquet Capacity 350

The La Mer Lounge is the largest and most flexible of our function rooms, located on the ground level and features floor to ceiling windows that overlook the birdcage and the racecourse beyond.

It offers an array of seating options and can comfortably accommodate 350 seated guests, either banquet or conference style, or 600 cocktail style. It also has a build in dance floor, bar, and bathrooms.

The La Mer Lounge is complemented by the Egmont Room, a smaller room off the main lounge that is available for use when you hire the lounge.

Key Information
- 400m²
- 500 guests cocktail style, 350 banquet or 300 conference style
- Full bar
- Cafeteria
- Bathrooms
- Meeting room (Egmont Room)

$575 (inclusive of GST)

Scottish Charm Lounge
Banquet Capacity 180

The Scottish Charm lounge is situated upstairs from the La Mer Lounge. The room is a large rectangular shape and features panoramic views of the racecourse and the city beyond. The Scottish Charm lounge has its own access via an external stairwell, as well as the internal staircase at the rear of the La Mer Lounge, the room has its own bar facilities and toilet amenities. There is also a lift should you need it.

The Scottish Charm Lounge is complemented by the Tasman Lounge, a smaller adjacent room that is available for use when you hire the lounge.

Key Information
- 200m²
- 250 guests cocktail style, 180 banquet style, or 100 conference style
- Full bar
- Bathrooms

$345 (inclusive of GST)

Rough Habit Lounge
Banquet Capacity 110

Our Rough Habit Lounge is a fabulous plush space with stunning views of the Pukekura Raceway.

Situated at the far end of the main complex above the birdcage, it features a large balcony with views stretching across New Plymouth down to the sea. The room comfortably accommodates 150 guests cocktail style, 100 banquet style, or 150 conference style.

The Rough Habit lounge comes complete with a beautifully ornate bar too.

Key Information
- 168m²
- 150 guests cocktail style, 110 banquet style, or 150 conference style
- Full bar
- Kitchenette
- Bathrooms
- Balcony and access to outdoor area

$460 (inclusive of GST)

Tasman Lounge
Banquet Capacity 40

The Tasman Lounge is a small room located between the Scottish Charm Lounge and the Rough Habit Lounge. It has access onto an outside balcony, which overlooks the birdcage. It comes complete with its own bar and has panoramic views of the racecourse.

This room is excellent for private functions on race day.

Key Information
- 55m²
- 40 guests cocktail or banquet style
- Full bar
- outside balcony access
- amenities are located in the Scottish Charm

$207 (inclusive of GST)

Egmont Room
Banquet Capacity 40

The Egmont Room is perfect for small meetings and has its own external entrance or can be accessed through the La Mer Lounge.

Theatre style the room can fit 30 guests or 40 cocktail style.

Key Information
- 40m²
- 40 cocktail style or 30 theatre style
- entrance via external doors or through the La Mer Lounge
- amenities located in the La Mer Lounge

$207 (inclusive of GST)

Grand Stand Complex

Tuson Stand (Public Grand Stand)
Banquet Capacity 400

Underneath the grandstand is a large space that can be used for a huge range of functions or events from evening events to market stalls. Commonly referred to as the public stand, the Tuson Stand is the biggest of our event spaces.

Key Information
- 550m²
- 700 guests cocktail style or 400 banquet style (excluding Poetic Prince level)
- cafeteria
- bar
- toilets
- St Johns room

The Tuson Stand includes a mezzanine floor, known as the Poetic Prince, which is 200m² and can hold an additional 200 guests cocktail style or 100 banquet style.

$575 (inclusive of GST)

Poetic Prince (Mezzanine)
Banquet Capacity 100

The Poetic Prince is a mezzanine floor in the Tuson Stand. It offers an additional space if hiring the Tuson Stand for private parties, break out space, or as additional bar, food, and amenities for guests.

Key Information
- 200m²
- 200 cocktail style or 100 banquet style
- bar
- toilets

Price upon application.
Complimentary use when you hire the Tuson Stand, subject to availability.