functions at the driftwood café

 

We have a range of options for functions, from small and intimate dinners to large scale celebrations. With a variety of function spaces available there is the right space for your event. Sample menu's are below, but we are completely flexible and can design a menu to suit your needs.

the atrium

The long “side bit” at the side of the driftwood with a sliding roof that opens during the warmer months. The atrium has it’s own bar and access in and out. Perfect for stand-up canapé events or one long, central table for shared dining.

Canapés    - 35 to 40 people maximum

Sit Down   - 25 people maximum

Available  - Every day

             Friday and Saturday nights

             Other times upon request

Costs      - $1500 minimum spend

 

the back room

The recently added, but much needed extension to the driftwood. We are able to close off the back room for private events from the main dining space. There is a bar for drinks service and access to bathrooms. A space perfect for early morning breakfast meetings or family celebrations.

Sit Down   - 30 people maximum

Available  - Every day

             Friday & Saturday nights 

             Other times upon request

Costs      - No minimum spend for exclusive,

             early breakfast meetings until 9am

             Exclusive use requires minimum 20 

             people 

             Evening events $1000 minimum spend

the driftwood exclusively

For larger events or those that need exclusivity, we offer the entire driftwood café. Whether a sit down meal or canapé and drinks party, the driftwood is yours for the evening.

Canapés   - 50 minimum and up to 150 people maximum

Sit Down  - Just minimum spend requirement

Available - Only Evenings

Costs     - Friday & Saturday $3000 minimum spend

            Sunday to Thursday $1000 minimum spend 

            (Atrium or Main Dining only)

            Sunday to Thursday $1500 entire venue

All minimum costs include food and drinks only. There is no hire fee if these minimums are reached.

catering away

The Driftwood Café is more than happy to bring the Driftwood experience to you. We can cater for anything from small gatherings to large scale weddings, from ten people to two hundred, nothing is too big or too small.

We have fryers, ovens, fridges and a coffee machine that we can bring to you. All we need is a clean space and power! We can take The Driftwood anywhere.

Canapé menus starting from $10 to $25 per person. Minimum spend of $500 for staffed functions. Otherwise we are able to deliver food for events to be laid out with a minimum of only $150.

We are here to help and are very flexible with what we can do for you. Tell us what you are looking for and we will put together a menu to ensure you and your guests are looked after. The Menu's below are just samples, and can be tailored to suit your individual needs & budget.

coffee

If you would like to enjoy The Driftwood’s delicious Red Star coffee at your event, we can bring our experienced Barista’s and a baby version of our machine to you. (This does require 20Amp power supply and water/tap). Machine, Barista and coffee, tea and hot chocolate included for up to 100 people only $350. Pricing increases with numbers.

 

staff for function

The Driftwood is able to offer staff for functions, big and small. Paid for hourly (minimum 3 hours). We are also happy to offer glassware and a full set up and pack down service.

Our liquor licence allows us to serve alcohol (with food) at any venue. Let us look after the food and drinks for your special occasion. You just need to worry about having a good time.

we cook and you pick up

The Driftwood is happy for you to arrange pick up of food for any party, big or small. From sandwiches for a picnic to large bowls of salad to compliment your BBQ. With a minimum of 24 hours notice we can do just about anything. A menu will be put together with you and your guests in mind.