One of the real benefits of many teams working from home more in 2024 is that it opens up your options when sourcing an amazing events and conference space for your events in 2024. No longer bound by the choices within the CBD, you can find some real value in conference venues on the fringes of Sydney CBD and in Western Sydney. Rydges Parramatta is a venue you can’t miss. Boasting a stack of function rooms with abundant natural light, indoor and outdoor event spaces and with easy access to public transport and parking, it’s a no-brainer.
Rydges Parramatta recently relaunched their exciting new event space, The Post, an outdoor beer garden and unique space for any type of occasion. We were lucky enough to head along to showcase the types of exciting team building activities and corporate entertainment available at The Post.
Not only does The Post provide a versatile setup, but it also offers a newly designed catering package, The Post Station Catering special, where guests can create their own catering stations. With an extensive selection of Italian cuisine, Asian treats, and more, guests are spoiled for choice. Available for exclusive hire, The Post boasts plenty of outdoor space with a fun and laid-back atmosphere. Consider bringing in some board games or hiring a DJ to amp up the fun.
Rydges Parramatta: Overview
As 2024 unfolds, the spotlight shines brighter than ever on this premier destination, and it’s not hard to see why. With its unrivaled blend of sophistication, versatility, and hospitality, Rydges Parramatta has firmly established itself as the go-to choice for a wide array of events, from corporate conferences to lavish weddings and everything in between.
Nestled amidst the vibrant Parramatta precinct, Rydges Parramatta boasts a prime location that’s easily accessible from Sydney CBD and beyond, making it an ideal choice for both local and interstate guests. Its proximity to major transportation hubs ensures convenience for attendees, while its serene surroundings provide a welcome escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.
From the moment you step through the doors at Rydges Parramatta, you’re greeted with warm smiles and impeccable service, setting the stage for a memorable guest experience. The dedicated events team at Rydges Parramatta works tirelessly to bring your vision to life, whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a large-scale extravaganza. Their attention to detail and personalised approach ensure that every event is executed flawlessly, leaving a lasting impression on guests.
But what truly sets Rydges Parramatta apart is its impressive array of event spaces, each offering its own unique charm and functionality. Whether you’re hosting a corporate meeting, a gala dinner, or a unique Christmas party, there’s a venue at Rydges Parramatta to suit your needs. For more intimate affairs, the Parramatta Rooms provide a versatile setting that can be customised to accommodate gatherings of all sizes. And with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and dedicated event planning support, you can rest assured that your event will be a resounding success from start to finish.
As we look ahead to the rest of 2024 and beyond, there’s no doubt that Rydges Parramatta will continue to shine as a beacon of excellence in the events industry. With its prime location, unparalleled service, and world-class amenities, it’s the perfect choice for discerning hosts and event planners who demand nothing but the best. Whether you’re planning a corporate conference, a fairy-tale wedding, or anything in between, Rydges Parramatta is the ultimate destination for unforgettable events. Book your event today and experience the magic for yourself at Rydges Parramatta.
Rydges Parramatta: Team Building and Experiences
For companies and teams visiting the hotel, there is an abundance of team building activities, experience and corporate entertainment experiences that are suited to Rydges Parramatta and its surround area. Here are some of our favourites:
Prepare for an unparalleled experience with Gameshow – an interactive adventure infused with the spirit of your favorite TV quiz shows. Brimming with quirky trivia, engaging games, and exciting challenges, Gameshow promises to unite your team in laughter and camaraderie, transcending age and background barriers.
What sets Gameshow apart is its customizable nature, allowing you to tailor the level of excitement to your liking, from mild to wild. With each game meticulously crafted to include video and audio elements, participants are not only entertained but also guided through clear instructions on how to accrue valuable points for their team.
Gameshow isn’t just another run-of-the-mill quiz night or pub trivia; it’s an entirely unique experience designed to inject energy and enthusiasm into your team dinner or lunch gatherings. Let’s delve into some of the exhilarating games and activities that await you:
In The Escape, small teams embark on a thrilling race against the clock, tasked with completing challenges and reaching checkpoints before time runs out. While the primary challenge lies in testing your brainpower, participants must also navigate physical challenges, adding an extra layer of excitement to the experience. This cerebral adventure fosters teamwork, communication, and lateral thinking, making it accessible to individuals of all ages, fitness levels, and backgrounds.
Embark on a pub-hopping adventure with Pub Quest, where teams race against each other to complete 20 quests within a span of two hours. Combining elements of an amazing race and a pub crawl, Pub Quest promises endless fun and laughter as participants scour local pubs and bars in search of points. With the freedom to choose quests in any order, teams strategize their route, adding an element of strategy and excitement to the game.
Experience the rich heritage of Aboriginal art in a creative workshop led by a renowned Indigenous artist. This immersive team-building activity not only provides insights into Aboriginal culture but also supports Indigenous art programs in remote communities. Through storytelling and hands-on activities, participants gain a deeper understanding of the significance and meaning behind Aboriginal artwork, fostering appreciation and cultural awareness.
Combine fun and philanthropy in the Billy Kart Derby, an outdoor charity team-building activity that promises laughter and excitement. Teams kick off the event by building and decorating their own billy karts, adding their creative flair to these miniature vehicles. As teams engage in a series of challenges, they earn points that contribute to the grand finale – a time trial obstacle course where the rubber hits the road. With every kart crafted, participants also contribute to a noble cause, making a positive impact on the lives of children and families in need.
Get out of the city, and discover the gems hidden in Western Sydney for your next team event or conference.