Equipped with multiple versatile function spaces, the Criterion is the perfect venue for your next corporate or private event.

Located in the heart of Sale, the Criterion boasts a range of flexible spaces to match the specific needs of your next function or event and suit all numbers of guests.

Our friendly and professional team are incredibly proficient at handling the unique nature of each and every occasion and will work with you to create the perfect experience from start to finish.

Located in the heart of Sale, the Criterion boasts a range of flexible spaces to match the specific needs of your next function or event and suit all numbers of guests.

The Event Spaces.

The Library.

Perfect for a private dinner the library can seat upto 30 people. Or for a smaller cocktail of upto 40 people. Perfectly sized for a small corporate group, the room boasts multiple LCD TVs (with USB and HDMI)

The Drawing Room.

Accessible via the Criterion’s elegant reception area, the Drawing Room is equipped with its own private bar, making it perfect for both seated and standing functions.

Featuring both a projector and multiple LCD TVs (with USB and HDMI) this space is luxuriously suited to either corporate or private events.

Capacity of up to 50 people seated or standing room for 100.

The Balcony.

Overlooking the hotel’s surrounds, the Balcony Room provides a beautiful setting for any occasion whether it be a canapé function, private dining, or corporate conference.

Located on the hotel’s first floor, the space features its own private bar, built-in AV facilities, direct access to the venue’s impressive balcony area, as well as lift access.

Capacity of up to 45 people seated or standing room for 100.

The Macalister.

The Macalister Room is a large and elegant space that offers plenty of versatility to cater for any event.

Overlooking the Criterion’s surrounds from the first floor, the room also boasts balcony access, built-in AV facilities, private bar and lift access.

Capacity of up to 70 people seated or standing room for 130.

The First Floor.

Perfect for larger events, this option sees the Balcony and Macalister Rooms combined to create a beautifully open space for up to 230 guests.

The space takes full advantage of both rooms’ features including private bar, built-in AV facilities, use of the hotel’s balcony and lift access.

Capacity of up to 140 people seated or standing room for 230.

Off Site Catering.

Have an event coming up? Then feel free to talk to us about off-site catering, we have the capability to cater for upto 400 people. We can provide everything from the food to the plates through to the waitstaff for more information please fill out an enquiry form.

We invite you to experience Gippsland’s premier and most dynamic function and event space today!