Christmas Cocktail Party

The National Library of Australia’s terrace is transformed into an exclusive picnic style garden with faux grass, white picket fences and an abundance of lawn games. Upon arrival at the venue feast on a festive smorgasbord & enjoy a variety of drinks from the bar while admiring the panoramic views of Lake Burley Griffin.

Canapé Menu

Smoked turkey and corn croquette, fig aioli

Wild mushroom and parmesan arancini balls

Cranberry and brie tartlet 

Pear and blue cheese tartlet

Eggplant mousse, caramelised cherry tomato, crostini

Green pea, chickpea falafel, dill aioli

Hot smoked salmon, black caviar, creme fraiche, blini  

Crab, lime, coriander mousse, cucumber round

Selection of cocktail sushi & rice paper rolls      

Petite strawberry cheesecake

Gingerbread crème, dark chocolate eclair

Lemon and rosemary syrup petit four

Classic Beverage Package

B Francois Brut Sparkling
Miritu Bay Sauvignon Blanc
Jumbuck Cabernet Sauvignon

Newton's Cider

Coopers Light


Sparkling Mineral Water​

Orange Juice 

Or upgrade to the Local Region Beverage Package

(upgrade + $14 per person)

Gallagher Sparkling Duet

Lerida Estate Chardonnay

Shaw Vineyard Estate Riesling

Mount Majura Pinot Noir

​Eden Road Long Road Shiraz

 4 Pines Pale Ale

Newton's Cider

Coopers Light



 Sparkling Mineral Water

​Orange Juice 

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BOOKPLATE is located at the National Library of Australia, Canberra ACT, Australia