At the Ballina-Byron Islander Resort and Convention Centre we cater for all types of parties, business and social events. The flexibility of our function room makes it a delightful space for holding your special occasion celebrations of any nature. It has been utilized for family reunions, gala dinners, cocktail parties and gatherings with friends celebrating special date birthdays, as well as being the perfect space for celebrations of life gatherings and of course weddings - whatever the reason The Islander Function Centre offers you a unique tropical location for your event, with the added benifit of onsite accommodation for guests who have to travel.
Our function room can seat 100 guests for an elegant dinner, or more for a cocktail party. Filled with an abundance of natural light it adjoins the wine bar and an inviting covered alfresco space where your guests can mingle and relax.
We also have two outdoor areas that may suit your needs. Just off the bar area is our covered courtyard overlooking the pool area, it's a great informal option that works equally well for a stand up cocktail party or as a gourmet BBQ setting.
Take advantage of our lawn area, framed by lush tropical gardens, for a cocktail party, gourmet picnic or race day get together, suitable for up to 100+ guests.
Our dedicated events coordinator will help you plan all the details, from suggestions to bring your theme to life, to helping you decide on a theme if you want one. They will help organise any equipment you need such as, microphones and audio-visual equipment, special lighting or entertainment. They will suggest the best table set-up depending on your numbers and type of function, and walk you through all the space options and associated costs for your event.
Our chef would be delighted to work with you to design an individual mouthwatering menu specifically for your event or party. Starting with appetizing pre dinner canape and followed by an expansive Feasting table or individually plated meals from a pre-selected or full a-la-carte menu and finishing with a delicious dessert table of bite sized tasters or a full sized dessert served to your table. We cater to all tastes and dietary needs.
The Islander Resort provides a variety of beverage options including: an Open Account, Table Account, Fixed Bar Tab, Beverage package or Cash-on-Consumption. If you have any questions regarding the option best suited to your needs, please do not hesitate to call.
To see sample menus and review beverage options see our Catering packages below.