THE LAUNCH OF OUR 2023 EVENT PACKAGES
We’re excited to announce the launch our 2023 event packages! From cocktail dishes to alternate drop menus and our infamous signature shared feasts, there’s something to suit every function and event. The Workshop is Factory51’s industrial chic function space catering for small to large private and corporate events. Our state-of-the-art audio-visual capabilities service intimate meetings through to dance-worthy parties. Your event space comes with a dedicated alfresco area, private marble bar, and laneway entrance. If you need to plan an event in 2023, we’ve got you covered!
2023 Event Package Inclusions
That’s right – our 2023 event packages are all-inclusive, without any additional venue hire fees!
- Up to 5-hours Exclusive Venue Hire
- Floor plan and run sheet guidance from our Functions Manager
- On-site Functions Coordinator and staffing
- Hand-made timber tables with black Americana chairs
- Black velvet ottoman lounges
- Timber high bar tables and stools
- Stunning 2-metre diameter crystal chandelier
- Festoon lighting draped along the back wall
- Italian crystal stemware and silverware
- Private use of stunning large marble bar
- Wireless microphone with surround sound system
- Use of data projector and screen
Shared feasts are the ultimate way to break bread. Our dishes are served share style down the centre of long tables on timber risers. This allows for communal dining in the best of ways, as you pass dishes to one another and enjoy an array of handcrafted Italian fare. Think of it as the modern-day buffet, with a much more intimate feel!
ITALIAN SHARE FEAST
- Antipasti Plate: sopressa salami, salsa rossa, balsamic onions, smoked scamorza cheese roast eggplant, olives
- Garlic & Herb Focaccia
- Gnocchi w/ Pork Belly & Tomato Ragu
- Baked Cannelloni, stuffed with spinach & ricotta, rich tomato sugo
- Pork & Veal Meatballs, Napoli
- Woodfired Pizza ‘slipper’, w beef sausage, salami and smoked bacon, oregano
- Rocket, pear & pecorino salad, salsa verde
TUSCAN STYLE SHARE FEAST
- Garlic & herb focaccia
- Tender valley crispy roast pork belly & house apple sauce (gf, df)
- 12-Hour wet roast beef brisket, gremolata (gf, df)
- Ground beef & tomato ragu, house potato gnocchi, parmesan
- Truffled cauliflower gratin, provolone cheese, pangrattato
- Roast chat potato, confit garlic, pecorino romano, rosemary (gf, df)
- Romaine lettuce, radicchio, cherry tomatoes, olives, pickled shallot, basil & oregano
- vinaigrette (gf)
Guests will be greeted by woodfired focaccia on arrival, followed by your choice of cold and warm canapes. There’s grazing tables and fork dishes options, and you can even add on a cheeky late night woodfired pizza or sweet house made ice-cream (scroll down for additional items).
LIGHT CANAPE PACKAGE | For a light feed or short event
- Woodfired focaccia on arrival
- Your choice of 5 canapes
STANDARD CANAPE PACKAGE | Recommended
- Woodfired focaccia on arrival
- Your choice of 7 canapes
GRAZING TABLE PACKAGE | For those who want a grazing table (min 50pax)
- Variety of meats, cheeses, fruit, pickles, breads & house lavosh served on a grazing table
- Your choice of 3 canapes
FULL CANAPE PACKAGE | For a hungry crowd
- Woodfired focaccia on arrival
- Your choice of 8 canapes
- Selection of one gnocchi fork dish
Alternate Drop Menu
Our handcrafted menus deliver delicious meals made with fresh, local ingredients by our team of talented chefs. Alternate drop menus are a classic choice for sit-down functions and events. Our professional and friendly staff serve entrees, mains, and desserts alternate drop, with your selection of appetiser served to every guest.
TWO COURSE ALTERNATE DROP
- Choose two entrees and two mains; or two mains and two desserts.
THREE COURSE ALTERNATE DROP
- Choose one appetiser, two entrees, and two mains; or two entrees, two mains, and two desserts.
FOUR COURSE ALTERNATE DROP
- Choose one appetiser, two entrees, two mains, and two desserts.
For the Kids
We are a family-friendly venue in Brisbane, so definitely offer children’s meals for those aged 2-12 years old. Keep their little bellies full with our cheesy garlic bread, crumbed chicken, and chips. They’ll be licking their lips for sure!
Who doesn’t love options? We’ve designed some optional extras to offer you a greater variety to suit your 2023 event:
- Canapes on Arrival two tray served to guests
- Antipasti Board with the option to add a Selection of Cheeses
- Grazing Table with a variety of meats, cheeses, fruit, pickles, breads & house lavosh
- Gnocchi Fork Dishes with three options to choose from
- House Made Ice-cream with your choice of flavour
- Tea and Coffee Station (minimum 15 cups)
- Late Night Wood Fired Pizza (available 9-10pm)
Our Brisbane venue already features warm rustic brick walls, festoon lights, polished concrete floors, and a giant crystal chandelier hanging overhead. If you’re after a little something extra, let us take care of that for you! We offer Greenery Styling – your choice of Olive Branch or Silver Dollar Eucalyptus spread down the tables with fairy lights. Simple and stunning!
Beverage Package or Bar Tab
Our private bar serves local craft beers on tap and premium boutique wines. Choose from a beverage package to allow your guests unlimited beverages throughout your reception, or opt for a bar tab instead.
Chandelier Beverage Package Wines
- Ate Sparkling Brut | VIC
- Ate Sauvignon Blanc | VIC
- Ate Pinot Grigio | VIC
- Ate Rosé | VIC
- Ate Shiraz | VIC
- Ate Cabernet Sauvignon | Multi Regional Australia
Bespoke Beverage Package Wines
- First Creek Sparking Cuvee | NSW
- Hesketh Sauvignon Blanc | Limestone Coast, SA
- Hesketh Pinot Grigio | Limestone Coast, SA
- Hesketh Rosé | Limestone Coast, SA
- Hesketh Pinot Noir | Limestone Coast, SA
- Hesketh Shiraz | Limestone Coast, SA
- Holgate Norton Lager| Woodend, VIC
- Stone & Wood Pacific Ale | Byron Bay, NSW
- Brewdog Pale Ale |Brisbane, QLD
- Aether Brewing Mexican Larger | QLD
- Variety of soft-drink & juice
What events do you need to book in 2023?
Start the year out well by getting your calendar of 2023 events locked in! We host the following:
- Private Event
- Birthday Celebration
- Engagement Party
- Fundraising Event
- Small – Medium Conference
- EOFY Celebration
- Product Launch
- Networking Event
- Board Meeting or Shareholder Meeting
- Strategy Session
- Christmas Party
Contact us today to book in your functions for the coming year. We’d love to take you on a tour of our unique event venue and discuss which of our 2023 event packages is right for you!