Conference and Events

We offer a wide range of rooms and spaces specifically designed for all types of events. Our function team are dedicated to the success of your event so planning to impress your guests has never been easier.  It is their job to make you look great when you plan an event with us.

The Wests New Lambton's Starlight Room offers a more traditional function space, with an established record for being a premier venue in the Hunter for any event. Located just 6km from the CBD of Newcastle and its close proximity to many Hunter attractions make Wests Convention Centre the ideal destination for any event.


The onsite 4 1/2 star accommodation at The Executive Inn is convenient, spacious and immaculately presented.  Guest services are provided by experienced friendly staff.

Newcastle Exhibition & Convention Centre (NEX) is currently being developed into an unrivalled exhibition, convention and entertainment destination for world-class events. Contemporary design, flexible spaces and cutting-edge technology will combine to make NEX the obvious choice for touring superstars, event organisers, corporate or wedding planners.

One of the largest indoor function venues in the Hunter, NEX can be configured for groups of any size (up to 2,400). Large concerts, grand exhibitions or intimate wedding and dinner functions can all be perfectly accommodated by our integrated and flexible spaces. Auditoriums feature a stage, dance floor, bar areas, artists rooms and the latest in entertainment technology. More intimate functions rooms can be configured with private bars, portable dance floors, breakout rooms and superior technology.

Master chef Hudson Daley has developed a range of impressive functions menus featuring the finest in fresh, seasonal produce catering for all dietary requirements.

NEX offers first class service in a resort style atmosphere at the Executive Inn and the Gateway Inn Newcastle. We have also partnered with accommodation providers within walking distance to NEX. Package options available.

Click here for more information regarding delegate packages, menus and progress of NEX!

Newcastle Exhibition and Convention Centre - An events and entertainment destination in the heart of a dynamic harbour city.