Venue Details

Disconnect from the modern world and reconnect with family, friends, and peers at a remarkable piece of Australian history just 20 minutes south of the Canberra CBD. This is an all-in-one venue for corporate, club and family events whether they are held over a few hours or several days.

Cuppacumbalong is an historic property on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River. The homestead has over 320m² of natural-light filled interior event space featuring open fireplaces and period features. Since 1850 it has played an important part in Canberra life, including hosting Queen Elizabeth II on Valentines Day 1954.

The property features over 8,500m² of outdoor exhibition space and 6,000m² of on-site parking. The Homestead and Cottage have B&B style accommodation for up to 13 people and there is more than 5,000m² of campground on-site. The glamping tent experience in the warmer months has an additional 30 beds in 6 large, furnished Belle tents.

You are most welcome to arrange an inspection to examine our facilities first hand. As a heritage listed property, you may be eligible to receive an ACT Environment Heritage Grant to assist with the cost of hosting your function at our venue.


  • Parking

  • Accommodation

  • Indoor Activity Areas

  • Outdoor Activity Areas

  • Commercial Kitchen

  • Meeting Facilities

  • Projector

  • WiFi

The ample meeting and conference spaces include an air-conditioned Art Deco conference room with projector and sound system. This room opens onto a foyer with bar and cafe facilities and an open fireplace. The venue has indoor breakout spaces throughout the period homestead and beautiful outdoor meeting areas in heritage listed gardens.

The Homestead has indoor dining space of over 140m² that is serviced by a commercial kitchen - arrange your own catering, self-cater, or allow us to exceed your expectations. Outdoor dining is available on the verandah or in over 2,800m² of heritage-listed gardens. Use of commercial grade BBQs and a large wood-fired oven is available.

Floor Plan

Cuppacumbalong is an expansive and versatile venue that has the flexibility to deliver a diverse range of unforgettable experiences.

  • 320m² Indoor Event Space
  • 8,500m² Outdoor Event Space
  • 140m² Indoor Dining
  • 2,800m² Outdoor Dining
  • 6,000m² On-Site Parking
  • 5,000m² Campground

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Despite our ample size we are pleased to welcome groups of any number that are interested in holding an event at our historic homestead.

You are more than welcome to arrange an appointment for a visit to see if our venue has what you are looking for.

Please note: we are unable to host weddings