The Winchester is a dedicated function venue situated on the ground floor of a magnificent old Masonic lodge in Newton, Auckland Central.” The Winchester is in an early art‐deco era building and is situated in a quiet street in the heart of Auckland, easily reached via the Western, Southern and North Shore motorways. If you haven’t already noticed on our website, you can hold a fully catered function or you can self‐cater your buffet here which saves you a small fortune. We have three fully licensed function rooms available which are for your exclusive use during your function. Our friendly staff have many years’ experience of hosting all types of functions, especially birthday and engagement parties, wedding celebrations, corporate parties, and they are here to make sure you have an awesome night. We make it as hassle‐free as possible.
Self Cater Kitchen Onsite
At The Winchester you can choose to bring your own food or choose from our list of reliable caterers – Just ask and we can assist you
Paid and Free Parking
The venue has a few parks of its own but is also flanked by two Tournament carparks with plenty of on street parking in the area so parking is a breeze. If you’re not driving, taxis are just a call away.
The larger art deco bar takes up to 250 guests, has a dance floor, a stage with sound system for your band, DJ or speeches plus its own bar. It is furnished with plenty of chairs and tables and you are free to decorate the room as you wish. If you need a hand with this we can help.
The Lounge Bar is well set up for events of up to 50-80 people and has its own bar with bar leaners and sound system.