The Barnet Long Room @ Customs House

A venue with a difference Combining rich history with contemporary facilities, The Barnet Long Room is an elegant venue in the heart of the city.

Named after architect James Barnet who added the distinctive balustrade colonnade to Customs House in 1885, The Barnet Long Room offers stunning views overlooking Customs House Square

The Barnet Long Room was originally the customs’ shopfront where importers did their business and duties were paid. Venue hire offers exclusive access to the balcony, boardroom, pre-function lounge and grand function area.

From our past guests

  • I would like to say thanks for a wonderful experience at the Sydney Town Hall.  The venue is superb, and the meals were absolutely outstanding.
    PAULA LEISHMAN  |  Managing Director  
  • On behalf of Rare Cancers Australia we just wanted to send a BIG thankyou for your amazing efforts in assisting us with our Charity Event on Friday evening.

    WOW, your team is exceptional! Please pass on our thanks and gratitude, they are a credit to Restaurant Associates.

    NATALIE CLANCY | Fundraising and Event Co-ordinator