The Paxton Function Centre is a beautiful space for events including; exhibitions and performances, weddings, conferences or retreats.

The Paxton Function Centre is a unique heritage building with contemporary and modern furnishings. The centre is perfect for all types of events from weddings to corporate conferences.

With outdoor and indoor spaces available, it’s the perfect venue for your next event.

The function space can comfortably seat up to 60 people inside and up to 100 people outside on the lawn area. Stand up room for 80 people inside and up to 150 outside.

Hire information:


There are two break-out rooms which can seat up to 6 guests in each space and includes:

Hire Fees:

Hire includes exclusive use of the function room, lawn area, kitchen and break out rooms. We can help with recommendations of local hire companies, caterers and other services.

Hire Costs:
Function Centre Half Day Hire
Function Centre Full Day Hire
Breakout Rooms
$50 per room per session
Wedding Full Day hire includes full access prior and post event for set up, pack up and ceremony site if required.

Wedding full day hire includes full access pre and post event for set up, pack up and ceremony if required *Discounts apply for groups when the cottages and function centre is booked as a package. Contact us to discuss.

Conditions of Hire:

A non refundable $100 deposit is required on confirmation of booking.

Full payment is required at least 7 days prior to the event.

A $500 refundable bond is required at least 7 days prior to the event.

All caterers and suppliers must have their own Public Liability Insurance.

As part of the conditions of hire, a liquor licence must be obtained if alcohol is to be present.

All breakages, damage or missing items will be reimbursed from the bond. 

Any excess cleaning charges will be deducted from the bond.

Functions to finish no later than midnight.

Contact us about making a booking:

For further enquiries or to book an appointment to view contact:

Wayne and Anne Tomsen on

Phone: 0488 513 101

1 Kingston Street, Burra SA 5417

Enjoy your stay with us!