The Space

Simmer on the Bay is located in the Walsh Bay complex on Hickson Road at Dawes Point.

Perfect for all styles of celebrations this award winning bayside waterfront space has versatile configurations that allow us to host up to 600 guests cocktail style or up to 200 seated.

Our private pier provides the option of arriving by boat and our exclusive bayside terrace offers a tranquil setting for pre-dinner drinks, business meetings, gallery viewings, or a relaxing meal at the café.

Our catering services are a highlight attraction - the inspired Simmer team are dedicated to making food a feast for the eye and the palate.

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Key features:

  • Waterfront location
  • Modern & architecturally designed - Winner of the 2005 Llyod Rees Award for Outstanding Urban Design
  • Bayside terrace
  • Private jetty point
  • Versatile space for hosting a small gathering to a exclusive sizeable corporate launch
  • Street frontage and bay frontage
  • Short stroll from the CBD
  • Convenient public transport
  • Street parking available
  • Easy access for delivery and set-up
  • Blank canvas for your creation or professional services available
  • Security cameras both inside & outside


Bravo to all of you. The response from sponsors, attendees and even the trade press has been amazing! Honestly, better than we ever dreamed.

Gerrard Malcolm, Insight