As the custodians of one of Sydney’s most exquisite waterfront venues, Woollahra Municipal Council is proud to announce a unique leasing opportunity for qualified event and catering operators. Dunbar House, with its heritage charm and modern appointments, is poised to become the backdrop for the city’s most prestigious events.


Where elegance meets the ocean

Perched on the edge of Watsons Bay, Dunbar House offers direct beach access and panoramic views that stretch endlessly across the sparkling waters. This storied venue, constructed in 1837, has been meticulously preserved, blending its rich heritage with modern facilities designed to cater to a contemporary clientele.

Facilities especially tailored for events

The elegance of Dunbar House is equally matched by its versatile offerings:

  • Dual-level dining areas and outdoor spaces can cater to up to 150 seated guests
  • A wrap-around balcony that captures the beauty of Watsons Bay
  • A full commercial kitchen
  • Two fully equipped bars
  • Two cool rooms
  • Dance floor
  • Allocated drop-off zone for bridal cars
  • Also adaptable as a restaurant when not hosting events

Continue the legacy of Dunbar House

Whether you envision sunlit weddings or starlit corporate functions, your journey begins at Dunbar House.

We invite expressions of interest to register through VendorPanel and follow steps outlined here.