Africa - Albany

Functions at Africa

Africa, is an ideal function venue, with the features and experienced staff to ensure your celebration or occasion is a memorable one. For a 21st, corporate event, milestone birthday, engagement, wedding or other special occasion, it is sure to be better at Africa. Our offering includes:

  • Up to 400 guests
  • African theming adds uniqueness to your occasion
  • Plenty of parking, especially at weekends
  • Serengeti private room for up to 20-25 guests
  • Cost-effective packages for large groups
  • Two large outdoor areas - Available for private use
  • Variety of nibble, snack or meal options
  • Village outdoor area with thatched gazebos and heaters
  • Barbecues and buffets are a speciality
  • Fully covered Courtyard with outdoor gas fire and other heating - rain proof!
  • Late licence - 3am on Fri and Sat nights
  • 4 LCD TV's and large projector screen
  • Dance floor lighting
  • Superb audio system with independent volume and sound in all 6 zones

More information is provided below, but we like to meet so that we can tailor our offering to your specific requirements.

Booking Deposit: Deposit of $250 payable upon booking to confirm large functions. Fully refunded if guest numbers approximate the booking, no damage beyond normal wear and tear, no disruptive behaviour, no unpaid charges.

Private Hire Fee: Nominal $100 charge for large functions in a private area to cover consumables.

Security: Large functions incur security charges. $145 per guard, payable in advance.

Music and Entertainment: If entertainment, a band or DJ are required, this can be booked for you - payable in advance, at cost.

Food Options: Party platters include Mixed ($49) or Seafood ($65) savouries; Sandwiches ($35); Lunch Mix of savouries & sandwiches ($39); baked snacks - mince pies, potato tops, sausage roll ($35 to $39); cheeses/fruits/nuts/crackers ($65). Super Party Mix ($59) combines mixed/seafood/baked treats.

Platters can otherwise be designed to suit requirements. A full range of hors d'oeuvre is also available.

For a full meal, there is a la carte dining (suitable for 20 guests or less) or a BBQ or Buffet.

BBQ menus - $29, $39 or $49 per person - minimum 20 guests.

Buffet/BBQ menus can be designed to meet most budgets & preferences -
Prices: $15 to $60 per person.

Function food should be booked in advance - 50% deposit required.

Bar Tabs:Are set up and managed to meet each function's requirements. From limited to open bar, from fully complementary to subsidised, from small limits to unlimited tabs, no problem.
The necessary information is provided to guests while implementing your choices and limits.

Beverages and Prices: Africa stocks a wide range of NZ beverages, including some African favourites. Prices are competitive, with discount packages available for regular and large functions. In addition to offering many low alcohol and alcohol-free beverages, Africa provides complimentary soft drinks for Sober Drivers.

Serengeti Room: Furnished and equipped as Boardroom. Free private dining/meetings for large functions (private retreat), community groups and others purchasing food/beverages.

PLEASE NOTE: The Sale of Liquor Act prohibits persons under the age of 18 from being on the premises, unless accompanied and supervised by their parent or legal guardian. We cannot allow any exceptions.


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