FUNCTIONS

THE WATERSHED & COHIBAR

Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, The Watershed Hotel & Cohibar boast unrivalled views

of Darling Harbour and the city skyline.

Relax as our experienced team look after your guests. Be dazzled by our delicious range of canapes, experience stations and groups dining created by our Executive Chef, Dion Green,

that perfectly match with our diverse beverage selection.

We have a variety of unique spaces available, each with their own aspect of Darling Harbour, providing the perfect setting for your event. As the night winds down, the Watershed and Cohibar comes alive! We have a rare 24 hour licence 7 days a week, so no matter what the time of your event, we are ready to party.

Call for further details on

(02) 9282 9444

Or complete and download our function form to provide details of your request.

For function bookings we run off a minimum spend policy and can cater for groups from 20 to 450 guests. All food and beverage purchases will go towards this minimum spend. Minimum spends apply for each area and vary depending on the time of year & the day of the week.

WATERSHED

The Watershed sits just above the promenade of Darling Harbour giving it a true waterfront feel. We offer a wide variety of spaces to hold your function.

 

Watershed can be hired exclusively for larger functions.

Hire of both Watershed & Cohibar can accommodate groups of 600 or more. 

There is an external staircase joining both venues.

EXCLUSIVE

200 - 450 Guests

Watershed can be hired exclusively for large functions.

ENTERTAINMENT AREA

80 - 100 Guests

Caters up to 100 guests for standing events. High cocktail tables available. Contains data projector, large screen and pool table. Theatre style seating option. Also can be connected to Banquettes to accommodate larger groups.

BANQUETTES

20 - 50 Guests

Caters for 20 to 50 guests seated and standing. This area overlooks the Entertainment Area and internal bar space. Ideal for smaller groups, drinks, canapes or bottle service bookings later in the night on weekends.

COCKLE BAY TERRACE

20 - 60 Guests

The terrace overlooks Darling Harbour towards Cockle Bay and the central CBD. Caters for 20 to 60 guests standing and is an outsides pace with limited covered area. This area can be combined with the Banquettes (see above) to accommodate larger groups of up to 100 guests.

HARBOUR TERRACE

20 - 60 Guests

The Harbour Terrace overlooks Darling Harbour towards the northern city skyline. It caters for 20 to 60 guests and is external with a large glass awning covering most of the area. The area is multi use including cocktail and seated dining possibilities.

COHIBAR

Sitting above the thoroughfare, Cohibar offers guests a variety of spaces each taking advantage of the wonderful view of Darling Harbour and the city skyline. Cohibar is the ideal venue to host a more intimate event, birthdays and social gatherings, hens parties, corporate events and team building.

EXCLUSIVE

100 - 230 Guests

Cohibar can be hired exclusively for larger functions.

THE LOUNGE

40 - 60 Guests

Located adjacent to the Terrace, the indoor Lounge is a great space for smaller gatherings. Can cater up to 50 guests. Contains data projector and screen for presentations and links to the sound-system for audio visual or speeches. This area has a DJ booth and makes a great dance floor as the night picks up.

THE LOFT

15 - 30 Guests 

The Loft is the perfect space for a private gathering including small corporate meetings, presentations, training and parties. Ideal for Hen's nights and private karaoke. Can cater up to 30 guests.

HALF-TERRACE

30 - 45 Guests

The Half Terrace is a stunning outdoor area with cover, making it ideal regardless of the weather. Caters up to 50 guests. Can combine with the Lounge to accommodate 100 guests. It has uninterrupted harbour views.

CANAPE MENU

Minimum order of 20 pieces per selection apply
All canapes must be ordered and paid prior to the event day

Cold Canapes - $4 per piece

Tomato bruschetta w/ basil & bocconcini  (v, vg)
  Assorted sushi (salmon, chicken & avocado)  (v, vg)

Mixed vegetable frittata  (v)
Zucchini crostini w/ mint & onion  (v,vg)

Polenta bites w/ sun-dried tomato & olives  (vg)

Tuna tomato crostini w/ capers & chives  

Pork tartlet w/ teriyaki marinade, shallot & sesame

Hot Canapes - $4.5 per piece

Caramelised onion cheese puff  (v)

Pork polpette meatball w/ tomato sauce

Italian seaweed fritters  (v,vg)

CHicken skewer w/ minted yoghurt

Prawn twisters w/ Namjim & coriander

Mini beef pie w/ tomato chutney

Homemade port and fennel sausage rolls

Arancini $4.5 per piece

Pumpkin & parmesan arancini  (v)

Mushroom & parmesan arancini  (v)

Bolognese arancini

Chorizo & cheese arancini

Ravioli $5 per piece

Spinach, feta & ricotta ravioli  (v)

Beetroot, feta & ricotta ravioli  (v)

Beef & tomato ravioli

Roast duck & ginger ravioli

Prawn & crab ravioli w/ black caviar (add $1)

Premium Canapes - $5.5 per piece

Smoked salmon baguette w/ sour cream

Crab & herb tartlet

BBQ beef skewer w/ house bbq sauce

Peking duck panckes w/ chive & hoisin

Szechwan fried prawn cutlet

Substantial Canapes

Fish & Chip Box  $8
Beef Slider  $6.5
Peri-Peri Chicken Slider  $6.5
Butter chicken curry box w/ rice  $8

Vegetable noodle box  $8.5

Buffalo Wings (2) & chips  $8

Dessert Canapes $4.5 per piece

Chocolate dipped strawberry

Chocolate brownie

Mixed berry cheesecake

Churros w/ chocolate sauce

Frozen Tiramisu

Platters

French Fries  $35 (v, df)
Wedges  $35 (v, gf) 

Buffalo Wings  $50 (df)
Fruit Platter  $60 (v, df, gf) 
Cheese Platter  $80 (v) 
Antipasto  $80

EXPERIENCE STATIONS

Serving 2 hours

Oyster Bar  $25 per person

Chef opening fresh oysters
Live Pacific & Sydney Rock Oysters
Selection of sauces & condiments 

 

Charcuterie & Cheese Bar  $15 per person

Selection of European & local cheeses

Cured meats, dry and fresh fruit, chutney,

bread & crackers

Build Your Own Burger Bar  $15 per person

Full time BBQ chef 
Choice of beef patties or grilled chicken 
Selection of salads, condiments & cheese
Only available in an outdoor space
Vegetarian options available

Build Your Own Taco Bar  $15 per person

Full time BBQ chef
Choice of chicken, pulled pork, battered fish

or falafel (Choose 2)
Soft tortillas
Chipotle aioli slaw
Selection of condiments
Only available in an outdoor space

 

Paella Bar 

$20 per person chicken & chorizo

$20 per person vegetarian

$25 per person seafood & chorizo

Full time paella chef
Giant paella pan & burner

Cooked in a white wine & saffron reduction

Seafood contains chorizo, prawns, squid, mussels & octopus

Only available in an outdoor space


Minimum orders of 50 guests apply

Must be ordered with a minimum of 4 canapes choices

Maximum of 2 stations per event. Set up fee $250

WATERSHED BEVERAGE PACKAGES

Classic

2hrs  $39pp  |  3hrs  $49pp  |  4hrs  $59pp

Local Tap Beer: Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Carlton Dry, Bulmer's Original Cider

Low Alcohol: Cascade Light, Great Northern Super Crisp
Moore's Creek NV Sparkling Brut

Moore's Creek Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Moore's Creek Shiraz Blend

Beyond Broke Rose

Soft Drinks and Juice

Deluxe


2hrs $45pp | 3hrs $55pp | 4hrs $65pp

Craft Tap Beer: Fat Yak Range, 4 Pines Range, Pirate Life Range

Local Tap Beer: Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Carlton Dry, Bullmer's Original Cide

Low Alcohol: Cascade Light, Great Northern Super Crisp

Moore's Creek NV Sparkling Brut

Moore's Creek Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Vidal Estate Chardonnay

Beyond Broke Rose

Villa Maria Private Bin Pinot Noir

Moore's Creek Shiraz

Soft Drinks and Juice

Premium

2hrs $59pp | 3hrs $69pp | 4hrs $79pp

Imported Tap Beer: Asani, Peroni, Stella Artois, Bottled Corona

Craft Tap Beer: Fat Yak Range, 4 Pines Range, Pirate Life Range

Local Tap Beer: Carlton Draught, VB, Pure Blonde, Carlton Dry, Bullmer's Orginal Cider

Low Alcohol: Cascade Light, Great Northern Super Crisp

La Maschera Prosecco

Villa Maria Two Valleys Sauvignon Blanc

Vidal Estate Chardonnay

Beyond Broke Rose

Villa Maria Pinot Noir

Tyrrell's Rufus Stone Shiraz

Soft Drinks and Juice

Mini Cocktails On Arrival $10

Mojito, Margarita, Aperol Spritz

Pina Colada or Strawberry Daquiri Frozen Cocktail

COHIBAR BEVERAGE PACKAGES

Deluxe


2hrs $45pp | 3hrs $55pp | 4hrs $65pp

Domestic Tap Beer: Fat Yak Range, Pure Blonde, Bottled Cider

Low Alcohol: Cascade Light

Moore's Creek NV Sparkling Brut

Moore's Creek Semillon Sauvignon Blanc

Vidal Estate Chardonnay

Beyond Broke Rose

Villa Maria Private Bin Pinot Noir

Moore's Creek Shiraz

Soft Drinks and Juice

Premium

2hrs $59pp | 3hrs $69pp | 4hrs $79pp

Imported Tap Beer: Asani, Peroni, Bottled Corona

Domestic Tap Beer: Fat Yak Range, Pure Blonde, Bottled Cider

Low Alcohol: Cascade Light

La Maschera Prosecco

Villa Maria Two Valleys Sauvignon Blanc

Vidal Estate Chardonnay

Villa Maria Pinot Noir

Tyrrell's Rufus Stone Shiraz

Beyond Broke Rose

Soft Drinks and Juice

Mini Cocktails on Arrival $10

Mojito, Margarita, Aperol Spritz

Pina Colada or Strawberry Daquiri Frozen Cocktail

EXPERIENCE ENHANCERS

Give your event that extra something special! Download our functions pack for other options

DJ

Keep the party going with one of our DJ's who can cater to any occasion and re $100 per hour for a minimum 3 hours.

Wait Staff

Why walk up to the bar to get a drink when our friendly staff can do it for you? Service wait staff are $40 per hour for a minimum of 3 hours.

Photographer

Capture every moment with your own photographer! Our photographers can be hired for $90 per hour. Minimum of 4 hours.

Cakes

The venue can organise special occasion cakes upon request. You can also bring our own cake yourself. We'll provide a cake table, napkins, plates and a knife for you to cut your cake. Cakeage is $2.50 per person.

Security 

For every 100 guests attending you are required to engage a security guard for the duration of your event for your security and safety of your guests. Security guards are $50 per hour for a minimum of 4 hours. Additional fees may apply for Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays. Security are always required for 18th and 21st birthdays.

MASTERCLASSES

Looking for a unique experience? Try our cigar or cocktail masterclasses! 

Intro to Cigars – $79pp*

Enjoy a one hour interactive cigar tutorial covering the cigar basics including the history of cigars, tobacco growing regions, the cigar making process and most importantly, cigar appreciation! Ticket price includes the tutorial, a delicious mojito on arrival and 1 x cigar.

Cigar & Rum or Whisky Tasting- $99pp*

This one hour session covers the cigar basics as well as delving into the exciting world of either rum or whisky. Ticket price includes a 1 hour interactive tutorial, 1 x cigar paired with 2 x tastings of either rum or whisky.

Cocktail Masterclass - $75pp*

Cohibar is proud to employ some of the best and ‘liquid chefs’ in Sydney. If you’re looking for a group activity that is fun, yet informative then this is the activity for you.
The Masterclass includes a two hour practical tutorial from one of our top mixologists, a simple guide to basic cocktails and assisted preparation of two of your own cocktails along with a delicious selection of the chef’s own canapes.

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198 Harbourside, Darling Harbour,

Sydney, NSW, Australia

Tuesday to Sunday

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