Now is the time to start planning and securing your preferred Christmas party date. To get you into the Christmas spirit, we’ve put together 12 of Sydney’s best Christmas party ideas to celebrate the end of year! From team bonding party experiences to a relaxing BBQ with stunning Sydney Harbour views, Doltone House has you covered with our collection of 18 unique event spaces and 12 exciting Christmas party package ideas. Delight your team with an end of year party with tantalising catering and generous drink inclusions.
- THEMED COCKTAIL PARTIES
Relax and unwind as you mix and mingle with the ultimate cocktail Christmas party package. There’s nothing like a night of good music, roaming canapes, flowing drinks and relaxed conversations to turn colleagues into friends. Get the party started with our Naughty or Nice Cocktail package and add a theme to break the ice. Some of the most popular Christmas themes are Winter Wonderland, Under The Sea, Santa’s Workshop and Masquerade.
- LONG LUNCHEONS
There is no better way to celebrate a staff Christmas than with a long and leisurely lunch. Indulge and enjoy as you ease into the afternoon with a cocktail on arrival, a three-course meal and flowing drinks. Treat your crew to our Taste of Christmas lunch package and celebrate successes over exciting conversation and a tantalising long lunch in your own private space.
- DECADENT DINNER PARTIES
Give your staff a little something extra to celebrate this Christmas as they indulge in a decadent dinner party with a delicious three-course dinner. Start the night off with a Christmas cocktail, followed by a decadent dinner with a beverage package, and then walk into the city for fun after-party activities. Our Deck The Halls Dinner Package includes an exclusive 4-hour venue hire for extra fun!
- DINNER WITH A DJ
The ultimate package for those who like to party! Start off with dinner and drinks then enhance your party experience with a live DJ with a dance floor and a stage. Our All Wrapped Up Dinner & DJ package is five hours of fun and dancing!
- COCKTAIL AND FOOD STATION
The perfect setting to get to know your team on a personal level and celebrate your business successes. Our Jingle All the Way Package offers a delightful experience as teams feast around a celebration table. All decadently delicious dishes are presented beautifully allowing everyone to savour a variety of flavours. We will help you create the ultimate Christmas setting with festive table centrepieces, Christmas bon bons per person and Christmas themed music.
- A HOLLY HIGH TEA
Looking for an elegant way to treat your team? Then a high tea party is the Christmas party for you. This is the perfect Christmas celebration for those who like to sit back and relax with bubbles and sweets. For something extra special, we suggest upgrading your event with pamper stations for the ultimate indulgence. Our Holly Festive High Tea package will treat your team to a selection of sweet and savoury finger foods and bottomless sparkling wine, set in one of our beautifully styled venues.
- A BBQ ON SYDNEY HARBOUR
Celebrate Christmas down under with a traditional Aussie BBQ on Sydney Harbour. You’ll feel nothing but relaxed vibes and good times, mixing with your crew by the water’s edge. Relax into the afternoon with a gourmet BBQ chef station, your choice of salads and a choc top station or doughnut wall. Upgrade to the Winemakers beverage package and we guarantee you won’t ever want to leave!
- INTERACTIVE COCKTAIL PARTIES
This idea is for the foodies with a festive vibe! Bring your team together in a private setting with an interactive cocktail party featuring a live cooking demonstration from our chefs. The ultimate culinary experience that will get your team into the spirit of Christmas, Italian style! Our Mingle and Jingle Interactive Cocktail Party package is set in our unique trattoria style venue, Signorelli Gastronomia, where the focus is on team building, fine food and wine. We’ll help you get your team mixing and mingling, with our signature antipasto station, a live risotto chef station and roaming canapés.
- SHARING SEAFOOD FEAST PLATTER
For a unique Christmas party feast, celebrate a Buon Natale (Merry Christmas) the Italian way with a Family-style Sharing Platters. This banquet menu guarantees a feast for the senses with shared sides and plenty of wine. We recommend using king tables for the full feast experience while you delight in the delicious flavours.
- TEAM BUILDING COOKING CLASSES
Cool and casual with a focus on fun, our Italian Pizza or Pasta Cooking Classes provide a fun and interactive Christmas party idea for smaller teams. Ease into the class with our signature antipasto station and a glass of Prosecco before getting hands-on in pizza or pasta making. At the end of the class, your team will gather around our communal Christmas tables to enjoy your class creations.
- A CHEESE & WINE MASTERCLASS
We all know cheese and wine were made for each other, but do you know which flavours make the perfect pair? This Christmas masterclass promises to be a crowd favourite. Led by our expert sommelier, our Cheese and Wine Masterclasses offers an experiential party that will develop a newfound knowledge on a selection of wine and cheese.
- JOIN OUR CHRISTMAS PARTY ON SYDNEY HARBOUR
Meet us under the mistletoe at a Doltone House collaborative Christmas party and treat your crew to an end of year function with all the bells and whistles. Enjoy a three-course festive dinner with venue theming and DJ entertainment! This is the perfect option for small businesses or close teams who don’t have the budget for a private event.