The Grounds at Whoa! Studios

Supported by a live stage set, film studio, expansive outdoor area, and beautiful restaurant space – all available for exclusive hire – The Grounds at Whoa! Studios provides incredible scope for experiential and high quality functions and events.

Our food and beverage offering – through The Grounds restaurant on-site - is led by renowned chef Ben Bayly (previously of The Grove and Baduzzi) and his team – who will guide you through a personalised offering specifically tailored for your clients.

Positioned to take advantage of the growing convergence between business and creativity The Grounds at Whoa! Studios combines passion, flexibility and a refreshing “no rules” approach.

Formal fine dining events, film wrap parties, awards ceremonies, team building exercises, cocktail functions, intimate dinner settings, live performances. The team are proud to bring creativity to business and look forward to working with you on a superb and unforgettable event.


  • 5 different and unique event spaces for flexible event options
  • State of the art AV capabilities on-site
  • “No Rules” approach supports a creative and flexible event experience
  • Award winning Chef Ben Bayly, Director of The Grounds leads a premium F&B experience for your clients
  • Incorporate some teambuilding – participate in  the production of a commercial with a band of puppets, a camera and a clueless director in our film and television studio 
  • Dedicated Function Manager to support event organisation and delivery
Room Name Banquet Boardroom Classroom Cocktail Theatre
The Grounds 140 52 60 500 -
The Grounds Mezzanine 48 28 24 60 -
Treehouse 80 36 48 250 157
Glooms Lair 150 60 60 500 74
Red Carpet 60 52 - 150 -
Outside - - - 500 -
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8-14 Henderson Valley Road,
0610 NZ
Distance to Airport
30 km
Distance to CBD
17 km
Plentiful parking available on-site

The Grounds at Whoa! Studios