The Panning Shed is currently unavailable for hire due to COVID-19 regulations.
The Panning Shed is ideal for birthdays, engagements or Christmas celebrations.
- Licensed bar with staff, no BYO.
- 4 x 8 seater bar tables with 32 bar stools.
- 55 inch Smart TV for presentations.
- Lectern and microphone for speeches.
- Speaker which can be used to play music from an iPod or phone via Bluetooth.
- Three covered panning troughs which provide extra table space if needed.
- 100 x white plastic chairs.
- Ceiling fans for warm evenings. 4 x gas heaters for chilly evenings.
- Fairy lighting.
- Choose what colour you would like the Poppet Head to be lit-up.
- Plenty of parking
DRINKS: Run a cash bar or put on a tab. Choose 12 options from our Drinks Menu, or let us know if you would like something else on the menu! Strictly no BYO. Drinks menu available here.
CATERING: We don’t offer catering options. You are more than welcome to bring along your own food, hire in a Food Truck or arrange a mobile caterer.
EXTRAS: Ask us about adding on a tour to your celebration
- Mine Experience Tour: Descend to the depths of Bendigo and enjoy a pre-function tour of the hidden underground tunnels with an expert tour guide.
- Vintage Talking Tram Tour: See the sights of Bendigo aboard a beautifully refurbished Vintage Talking Tram before you kick off your party in The Panning Shed.
- Shuttle Tram Service: Catch a tram from Central Deborah Gold Mine into town after your event, or arrive at Central Deborah Gold Mine by tram. Ask us about a shuttle option.