The Mint

A city oasis where history and heritage meet contemporary design

Situated in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, The Mint’s striking architecture and award-winning event spaces make it an inspiring venue choice for business events, cocktail parties and dinners.

Event Spaces







The Gold Melting Room* 120 72 250 100
The Sovereign Room 35 24 20 18 40 18
The Mint Clerk’s Room
& Balcony
23 18 50 20
The Mint Messenger’s
10 25 10
The Boardroom Permanent boardroom setting for 16 16
Macquarie Balcony 100 40
No.10 Bistro 100 30

* Refreshments, cocktail parties and pre-dinner drinks served in the sandstone courtyard and bar area. Use of these areas is included in rental.

Photo © Stuart Miller for Sydney Living Museums

The Gold Melting Room

Glass, timber and a flowing, curved ceiling – the innovative design of this room provides great flexibility and choice for your next conference, product launch or AGM.  Automated cedar louvre screens make this a stunning venue for that special reveal. Motorised glass panes allow a flow of fresh air, and access to an expansive sandstone courtyard for refreshments. The stylish bar also opens to the courtyard and is perfect for cocktail parties and pre-dinner drinks.

Space features:

Floor-to-ceiling glass doors with courtyard access • natural light • separate function space included in rental • historic architectural features 

Photo © Stuart Miller for Sydney Living Museums

The Sovereign Room, The Mint Master's Room and The Mint Clerk's Room

These elegant rooms are located in the original Mint building, and retain many heritage features.

Ideal for breakout rooms, meetings, presentations and workshops, each room is equipped with a smart LED screen and electronic whiteboard.

Photo © Ken Leanfore / James Horan Photography Pty Ltd for Sydney Living Museums

The Mint Messenger’s Room

Situated on the ground floor of the original Macquarie Street building, this chic character‑filled room offers contemporary and heritage features.

Equipped with a smart LED screen and flip chart, it is ideal for meetings, breakouts or intimate evening events.

Photo © Stuart Miller for Sydney Living Museums

The Boardroom

Situated on the ground floor of the original Macquarie Street building, the Boardroom is permanently set with an oval Eames board table and leather Eames chairs.

Equipped with a smart LED screen and electronic whiteboard, it is ideal for meetings, presentations, lunches and dinners.

Photo © Stuart Miller for Sydney Living Museums

Macquarie Balcony

Located on the first floor overlooking Macquarie Street, the elegant, colonnaded outdoor balcony is an impressive space for cocktails, refreshment breaks, small lunches and dinners.

Eat & Drink

We offer an exciting range of premium menus created by our on-site hospitality partner, Fresh Catering. Whether you are organising a conference, cocktail reception or gala dinner, Fresh Catering will provide a high-quality menu and superior customer service. If you would like to discuss alternative menu ideas, please contact Fresh Catering for a tailored solution.

Please note that the service of red wine is limited due to the conservation requirements of the original sandstone.

T +61 2 8239 2219



The Gold Melting Room features the following integrated audiovisual facilities, ensuring clients have access to seamless technology:

  • in-house AV technician
  • data projector
  • 3 x 2.4m (10’ x 8’) motorised screen
  • lectern and microphone, audio system
  • electronic whiteboard

All smaller meeting rooms feature smart LED screens and electronic whiteboards. Our in-house Audiovisual Services team can provide any additional audiovisual equipment you require; set-up and technical support by a dedicated audiovisual operator are included with equipment hire.



Venue services

Venue Services team

A dedicated member of our friendly Venue Services team at The Mint will work closely with you to create a successful and memorable event. 

Event suppliers

We would be happy to assist you with any additional services for your event – please contact our Venue Services Coordinator for recommended suppliers.

Complimentary WiFi

WiFi is provided for delegates and guests attending events at The Mint.

Make the most of this unique venue

The Mint’s rich historical significance adds atmosphere and interest to every event. Give your guests a fascinating behind-the-scenes perspective on the history of The Mint with a specialised curator-led tour, or we can organise a private visit to an exhibition at one of our neighbouring historic sites.

Our experts can also design a customised tour around your particular area of interest such as architecture and design, arts and crafts, food and dining or genealogy. Please speak to our Venue Services team for more details.

No.10 Bistro

No.10 Bistro is situated on the first floor of The Mint, and serves contemporary bistro-style food from 11.30am – 3pm Monday to Friday. No.10 Bistro also offers private dining and exclusive event hire on the balcony and adjoining main dining room at other times.

T +61 2 9232 2293

No.10 Store

The original Bullion Room on the ground floor of The Mint has been transformed into a retail space and cafe with outdoor seating. Open from 7.30am – 3pm each weekday, No.10 Store serves coffee, tea and a light all-day menu, as well as fresh flowers and gifts. 

T +61 434 781 865

Photo © James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

Location & Parking

The Mint is located at 10 Macquarie Street, Sydney. There is no public parking at The Mint, however, the Domain Car Park offers a special early-bird rate and is a ten-minute walk from The Mint. Enter from St Mary’s Road.

For public transport options please see the Visit The Mint page.

Location of The Mint on map

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