The Old Elephant House outdoor courtyard is the perfect setting for all sorts of events and occasions. Soak up the sunshine or close the retractable roof for shelter if required. Featuring its own private bar, this is the perfect place for a BBQ, drinks and canapés, birthday celebrations or corporate occasions.

The courtyard is a covered space and has been fitted with a retractable awning. This is a special function venue like no other and is the perfect venue to create magical memories for your guests.

The Old Elephant House Courtyard is a flexible space that can comfortably host 50 guests for a banquet dinner or up to 100 guests cocktail-style. The Old Elephant House is the perfect blank canvas for a unique function at Auckland Zoo.

This space is available for use during the day for functions.

  1. Day Hire: 9.30am - 4.00pm
  2. Evening Hire: Unavailable.
  3. Venue Inclusions:
    1. Standard Lighting
    2. Standard Tables and Chairs
    3. Standard Linen