This modern and elegantly appointed waterfront venue has a spectacular marine panorama of Middle Harbour scenery, sailing boats, pleasure craft and cruisers.
Orso boasts an abundance of natural light through clear floor-to-ceiling glass expanses and is an absolute waterfront venue – it has its own beach, wharf, jetty and deck, and a resident family of photogenic pelicans whom can be seen paddling outside at most times.
In keeping with its origins as a boatshed, guests can arrive by boat and tie up at Orso’s private jetty, or utilize ample car parking on either side of Spit Road. Rectangular tables allow a flexible number of guests per table who can enjoy intimate conversation whilst not missing out on our spectacular water view overlooking middle harbour. Orso’s design features are muted to better reflect its special waterfront surrounds. A sea of white covered tables, outdoor canvas awnings; black carpet and soft drapes. Orso is fully air-conditioned; with a large private balcony and jetty overlooking the beach and on the water.
Orso is the perfect venue to host all style of events. Offering a magnificent room overlooking the water, the venue is capable of hosting grand luncheons, dinners or cocktail parties.
Orso is superbly positioned on the water in Sydney’s Middle Harbour, adjacent to the Spit Bridge in Mosman.
There is ample parking with 40 spots located in the adjoining car park and 206 directly across the road.
All styles of events such as Corporate events, Conferences, Gala dinners, Birthday Parties, Baby Showers and Christenings, Engagements Parties Christmas Parties, School Formals and Graduation events.
WHAT CAN GUESTS ENJOY THE VENUE:
- Suburb location overlooking the water
- Large private balcony
- Large flexible event space with floor to ceiling windows, allowing an abundance of natural light.
- Wharf access for water taxi drop off / pick up
- Breakout room facilities
DOES A VENUE HIRE FEE APPLY?
A minimum spend requirement applies for all events.
WHAT IS THE LATEST TIME THE VENUE WILL ALLOW AN EVENT TO RUN?
ARE THERE ADDITIONAL COSTS (ie: security, staffing, service charges etc)
Security charges apply for social events. AV is an additional cost
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW OUTSIDE CATERING?
CAN UNDERAGE GUEST ATTEND EVENTS? ARE THERE ANY RULES / RESTRICTIONS AROUND THIS?
No restrictions on underage guests given that adults are present if the event are serving alcoholic.
CAN GUESTS STYLE / DECORATE THE EVENT SPACE?
Yes – all theming and decorating requirements must be approved by the venue.
If you are providing tables runners, these must be delivered up to a week before your event as they need to be laid on the tables before they are set.
DOES THE VENUE SET UP FURNITURE?
The venue will set up all venue furniture. Third party furniture to be set up by suppliers. The venue will require a copy of any supplier’s public liability insurance for all outsourced suppliers e.g. florist, photographer, videographer etc.
IS THERE AUDIO VISUAL (AV)?
Yes – this can be hired in at a cost
IS THERE A STAGE?
IS THERE A DANCE FLOOR?
IS THERE SPACE FOR A LIVE BAND?
DO YOUR CONFERENCE / EVENT SPACES FEATURE NATURAL LIGHT?
DOES THE VENUE ALLOW EXTERNAL MUSIC? (live bands, DJs etc)
You are more than welcome to provide your own band. Your band must provide a copy of their public liability insurance. We do not refund money if you choose not to use the DJ.
DO ANY OF YOUR EVENT SPACES HAVE ACCESS TO AN OUTDOOR AREA?
DOES THE VENUE HAVE WHEELCHAIR ACCESS?
Yes, this venue is all one level and can arrange access to a disabled toilet.
WHAT TIME IS THE VENUE LICENSED UNTIL?
WHAT ARE THE DEPOSIT TERMS?
DO YOU OFFER FREE WIFI?
MEETING & EVENT SPACES INCLUDE:
200 (theatre style) / 350 (cocktail style) / 180 (banquet style)