Christmas party 2020

King Somm

Exclusive use of outdoor area at back, pop-up wine bar, casual vibe

Pros:

  • Local (Bayswater)
  • Broad appeal
  • Bottomless pizza
  • On-street parking

Cons:

  • Might be a little squishy for more than 90 people

Hi-Line Rooftop Bar

Roped-off section for ECHO use, modern vibe, canape / stand-up menu

Pros:

  • Rooftop venue is kinda cool
  • Entertainment options at Casino for people who want to party on
  • Free parking
  • Appeal to younger crew
  • Flexible dress – casual to glam

Cons:

  • Shared space may be noisy
  • No control over who else is using the space
  • Not local

Mt Lawley Bowling Club

Art-deco style bowlo, exclusive use of large room, bare-foot bowls (optional), need to book caterers

Pros:

  • Bowling
  • Gardening team said they like bowling clubs
  • Very casual
  • Easy parking

Cons:

  • Need external caterer
  • Room is a bit bare – would need some decorations to create ambience
  • A bit ‘country 21st birthday’ vibe