Located in capital cities across the country, the Business Centre and Member Lounges are the perfect places for members to connect, work and unwind. The centres are equipped with the facilities members need to perform their roles seamlessly when away from their homes and offices, including computers, free wifi, meeting rooms, newspapers, tea and coffee, snacks, storage lockers and concierge services. As places for mingling and networking among the AICD's 40,000 members and their guests, the AICD Business Centre and Member Lounges are always a beacon of activity for Australia's director community.

Sydney meeting and event space

Our purpose-built space can cater to your business needs and is a perfect venue for interviews, training days, seminars or events. We have tailored packages to suit your needs

Capacity and configuration

Whatever the occasion, we can help create an event that will exceed your expectations.

Business Centre and Member Lounge rooms

Perfect for small meetings, training sessions or board meetings, these rooms come with teleconferencing facilities, and competitive hourly, half day or full day rates. If you want the meeting catered, we have quality caterers on site and we provide conference packages inclusive of room hire. You can also use our state of the art video conferencing facility to connect with colleagues. 

  Boardroom Theatre U-Shape Cabaret
 Clarence 26  40  22 30
 Banks 12 

 Banks & York 18  25 15   
 Waratah   50     30
 Banksia   70    48
 Learning Centre   160     90

The entire Business Centre and Member Lounge can be hired outside of business hours for exclusive events. 

*Room 6 and 7 combine to create a large teleconference room


Learning Centre rooms

If you're looking for somewhere to host a training day, launch or event then the Learning Centre is ideal. You can hire out either the training rooms, or the entire Learning Centre with break-out space. Catering for more than 100 people, these rooms can be configured to suit your needs.  

  U-Shape Theatre Banquet Boardroom
Banksia Room* 70+ 70+  30+  30+
Waratah Room* 20+ 70+  30+  30+
Waratah Room and break-out space*   100+  90+   
Learning Centre (Banksia room as private client room)   100+ 90+   
 *Flip charts are available on request

The break-out space is perfect for catered lunches or as a conversational area between sessions.

Pricing information

View Sydney meeting and event space pricing information.

Business Centre and Member Lounge rooms

  Hourly Half-day Full-day
Hastings  $65  $230  $390
Non-member rate  $80  $290  $490
Nepean  $50  $180  $300
Non-member rate   $60 $230   $380
Carrington  $65  $230  $390
Non-member rate   $80  $290  $490
Mudgee  $30  $110  $180
Non-member rate $40   $140 $230 
Clarence  $200  $770  $1,200
Non-member rate   $250  $900  $1,500

Clarence + Breakout

 $250  $900  $1,500
Non-member rate  $300  $1,130  $1,900
Banks  $100  $360  $600
Non-member rate  $125  $450  $750
York  $80  $290  $480
Non-member rate  $100  $360  $600
Banks & York   $150   $540  $900
Non-member rate  $190   $670  $1,130
Aspley  $55  $200  $330
Non-member rate  $70  $250  $410
Waratah  $300  $1,080  $1,800
Non-member rate  $370  $1,350  $2,250
Banksia  $350  $1,260  $2,100
Non-member rate  $440  $1,600  $2,600
Learning Centre    $1,800  $3,000
Non-member rate    $2,250  $3,750

Basic AV is included in the room hire cost for both rooms of the Learning Center. This includes data projector, whiteboard and data projector screen. All other AV requirements are provided at an additional fee upon request and pending availability.

^Hourly rate bookings subject to availability.


Catering is available, with freshly-plated food served with a variety of beverages.

We are proud to be partnered with multi-award winning caterers, Gastronomy, and together we strive to deliver memorable experiences through seasonal menus and flexible catering options.

Meeting packages include:

  • Lunch packages from $25.00 per person
  • Morning and afternoon tea from $10.00 per person
  • Special events personally tailored to your needs.


We have tailored packages to suit your needs.
Catering is available, with freshly-plated food served with a variety of beverages. We provide a selection of corporate packages that can be specially tailored to suit your event requirements.