The City of Sydney Council manages a number of heritage venues within the city precinct. Venues available for hire include Sydney Town Hall, Customs House and Paddington Town Hall. These buildings have played an integral role in the working and cultural life of the city and are suitable for a wide range of events. Sydney Town Hall is the city's grandest function venue and features two elegant halls available for hire. Located in the heart of the city, this venue is suitable for large scale gala dinners, music performances and exhibitions. Only a short distance away is Customs House at Circular Quay. The Barnet Long Room is the premier function venue at Customs House and is well suited to small to medium size conferences and meetings. Last but not least is Paddington Town Hall, a fabulous canvas for creative events and gala dinners. City of Sydney venues offer a unique combination of esteemed historical settings equipped with state of the art facilities for contemporary event requirements.