Since 1953 our iconic beachfront Club has been a place where friends gather, make memories and share life’s special moments whilst enjoying the idyllic waterfront setting.


Now, in our 65th year, there’s never been a better time to celebrate at Cronulla RSL.


2018 has seen extensive improvements to Level 4; an all new lighter, brighter Club has been unveiled and further developments are taking place on Levels 1 and 2.

Boasting state of the art facilities, expansive beachfront views, modern amenities and excellence in dining, we are pleased to announce the impending arrival of “Soldiers on the Esplanade” in late 2018.An all new function centre dedicated to delivering first class events, Soldiers will be the pinnacle destination for large scale celebrations of all types.


On a smaller scale, we proudly offer an array of reserved spaces that may be hired in our public space to make your next social event our absolute pleasure to host. We’re proud of our excellent service, friendly staff and highest quality food and beverage options.


The information on this page relates to function bookings FROM DECEMBER 1st, 2018.

For all event enquiries prior to December 2018, please download our current Function pack below

Private Events

Cronulla RSL offers 2 areas for Private Events. Bookings are now open for Soldiers on the Esplanade, due for completion in December 2018. The Gerrale Room is available now. Complete the contact form on this page to enquire today.


The Summer of 2018-19 will see Level 1 of the Club re-open as a completely repurposed space. “Soldiers on the Esplanade” is set to become a premier beachside event destination.


The largest beachfront venue in the area, this multi-purpose room will seat up to 300 guests in its full room layout, enjoying views beyond the Esplanade and out across the waves of South Cronulla beach.



Perfect for more intimate gatherings, The Gerrale Room is conveniently situated adjacent to Reception. This light filled room enjoys views across the greens and has its own private bar facilities.


A room hire fee of $500 applies to all bookings in The Gerrale Room and includes 5 hours private hire, bar attendants, wait staff, set up, cleaning and use of audio visual equipment


A room hire fee applies to all private events, and covers:

  • 5 hours private room hire
  • Bar attendants
  • Wait staff
  • Set up & cleaning
  • Free high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Use of our state of the art audio-visual equipment including: Microphone, Data projector, Screen and iPod connectivity



Additional AV items may be brought in, or arranged upon request for an additional service fee.

Reserved Areas

On a smaller scale, we also proudly offer an array of reserved spaces that may be hired in our public space to make your next social event our absolute pleasure to host. We’re proud of our excellent service, friendly staff and highest quality food and beverage options.


Outdoor more your style? Overlooking the rolling waves of Cronulla beach, our recently refurbished deck is now the ultimate covered outdoor location to celebrate no matter what the weather.


Reserved spaces are available on the Deck 7 days from March throughout September. During the Summer months the Deck is available Monday to Wednesday, making it a great spot for casual mid-week entertaining.


Did someone say cocktails?


Occupying prime location in the Sunroom right in front of the windows, The Cabana features a combination of banquette seating and individual armchairs and is great for sharing platters in a less formal setting. Located indoors but still enjoying spectacular views across South Cronulla beach, this area is popular so get in early to secure your group booking now!


The Terrace sits between The Deck and Sunroom on the raised eastern platform beside the stairs.


Your guests will enjoy the best of both worlds with easy access to bars in both directions, raised views over Cronulla beach, and the relaxed ease of tall tables with comfortable stools.


This semi private dining space at the southern end of Level 4 seats up to 38 people on 3 gorgeous marble tables. White panelled walls, light timber flooring and nautical fixtures together create a Hamptons inspired space that lends itself perfectly to intimate gatherings.


The room features a flat screen LCD TV, spectacular views across the ocean and full iPod connectivity.

Our Sharing Platters may be arranged for bookings on The Deck, The Cabana or The Terrace. Our sharing platters may be arranged for bookings in these areas by prior arrangement, or guests may order from Watergrill directly.


A reservation fee of $300 applies to all bookings onThe Deck, The Cabana or The Terrace and ensures exclusivity of your designated area for 4 hours and your own bar attendant.


A bar tab can also be pre-arranged prior to your function or on the day with your bar attendant