Wombat Hollow is a 20 acre property located in the seclusion of the Australian bush just 20 minutes from Bowral in the Southern Highlands of NSW, 1 ½ hours from Sydney and 2 hours from Canberra. Wombat Hollow is a unique venue offering catering facilities for up to 200 guests in a setting which is unique and steeped in history. Facilities are housed in fabulous tin sheds, whilst providing luxury and comfort. The external facilities include an oval, rugby posts and a cricket pitch.
The Big Shed and adjoining marquee
Together this venue can accommodate 200 guests. 120-150 with a dance floor is ideal.
The Games Shed
This shed houses the open plan commercial kitchen and a magnificent stone fire place, sitting area and drinks area. It opens into the above marquee on one side and to a grapevine covered verandah on the other.
Grounds and other facilities
The property also has a number of other sheds which can be used if further facilities are needed, eg break-out facilities. There are extensive gardens, sweeping down to a dam, a small orchard, a rugby oval and cricket pitch which can be used for outdoor activities or parking for a large number of vehicles, a tennis court, and the upper rises of the Nepean River.
An audio visual system is in the Games Shed with large plasma screen, Bose sound system (piped to the outside areas, marquee and Big Shed), DVD player, CD player, VCR player and PA system. A Bowral-based A/V pro-shop is very familiar with the venue and can provide both equipment and staff to cater for specific client needs.
There are two small stages and a lectern.
Each of the sheds has large gas-fired mushroom heaters suspended from the ceilings which maintain very comfortable ambient temperature even when it is close to snowing outside.
Each of the sheds has theatrical style lighting installed on pipe racks suspended from the ceilings. Large high powered spot lights allow feature lighting of table floral arrangements, wall artefacts, speakers, entertainers, general ambient lighting etc.
2 modern toilets are located in the Games Shed and very respectable blocks of port-a-loos are located outside.
A fully equipped kitchen can support preparation and serving of any style of meal from full restaurant quality fine dining to casual buffet style, finger food, morning/afternoon teas etc.
Can be set up in multiple locations around the venue.