Sidelines Function Centre

Make the most of your corporate meeting or seminar at Lake Macquarie’s leading function centre. Located at Newcastle’s Home of Football – the Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility – Sidelines Function Centre offers state of the art facilities and quality service at a cost-effective price. Our flexible seminar packages allow you to hold your event, your way.


Catering packages are available as a cost-effective option during your seminar or meeting. Sidelines Café can provide a light morning tea or a full day food and beverage package including gourmet lunch and refreshments, and everything in between. Our events team will work with you in selecting a catering package suitable for your seminar or corporate event.

Download our catering menu

Room Hire

Seminar 1

Seminar 1 & 2

Sidelines Function Centre is equipped with two adaptable spaces to accommodate anywhere between 10-100 attendees. The venue is spacious and sophisticated, with a separate cafeteria for a more relaxed atmosphere during meals.

Table (Pricing)

Room Duration Cost
Seminar 1 & 2 ½ Day $200
Seminar 1 & 2 Full Day $400
Seminar 1 ½ Day $100
Seminar 1 Full Day $200






Room hire includes usage of our Audio-Visual equipment. Our experienced events staff will help set-up and operate a seamless presentation.

Equipment includes:

  • 1 x Wall mounted interactive data projector
  • 2 x portable data projectors
  • 2x portable projector screens
  • 1 x whiteboard
  • Portable microphone and lectern

Team Building Activities

Add some flair to your corporate seminar or meeting with our facilitated team building activities. Our professional sports facilitators will work with you in planning a team bonding activity aligned to your company values and goals. Team Building Activities are a great way to break up a meeting, get the blood pumping and encourage participation. You can choose from the following options:

Five-a-Side Football
Make good use of our state of the art sports complex at Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility with a facilitated match of Football FIVE5. Our twelve dedicated Five-a-side pitches are fully synthetic with rebound boards to ensure no pass goes astray. Whatever your skill level or experience, this team building activity is sure to be a hit amongst your staff.

Minute to Win it
For an exciting, fun, and slightly more relaxed activity, our minute to win it competition is sure to expose the competitive nature in all staff and participants. Staff are divided into teams, and participate in a range of activities including trivia, team puzzles, and exercises which encourage teamwork.


For more information about our activities, enquire with our events staff.