Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make a reservation?

What is the dress code?

  • The dress code is smart casual.

Are children allowed?

  • Yes, we welcome children.

  • Please add them to your booking number and advise if they require a highchair, pram space or regular seat.

  • We have children’s menus available from ages 5-12 years old.

Dietary requirements and allergies:

  • Please inform us of any dietary requirements/allergies when making your reservation.

  • The kitchen requires 24 hours’ notice for allergies/dietary requirements to be accommodated.

Are your meats Halal?

  • Yes, all our meat suppliers are halal.

  • We can provide Halal high tea; Though best practice is used in the preparation of our menu items, there is trace elements present within the kitchen and as such we cannot guarantee that cross-contamination will not occur.

How does the High Tea service work?

  • High Tea packages are all the same in relation to food; each guest will receive their own portion of a selection of finger sandwiches, petit fours, savory pastries a scone and a tea/or coffee.

  • Food will be shared on a stand with another guest (unless there are allergies or dietary requirements)

  • You can upgrade to an alcoholic package for a cost.

  • Guests can mix and match the menu offerings; the whole table is not required to order the same package.

Can we share a High Tea?

No, each guest aged 5+ is required to order one menu package.

Is BYO available?

  • External celebration cakes, pastries or other edible items or alcoholic beverages are not permitted.

  • For an additional $9 we offer a Celebration Plate – This features a small slice of cake, candle and personalised message EG: ‘Happy Birthday Bob!’ or ‘Congratulations!’.

  • You can add this at the end of reserving a table online or by asking our team.

What can we do for celebrations & decorations?

  • As your booking will take place alongside other patrons; speeches, presentations or games are not permitted.

  • We do not permit any balloons or confetti in the venue – decorations such as a small floral centerpiece will be permitted.

  • You are not permitted to have professional photographers as part of your booking.

Do you sell gift vouchers?

Do you accept red balloon vouchers?

Parking & Directions

  • Gunners’ Barracks is located within Headland Park, Mosman on Suakin Drive.

  • Follow Suakin Drive right to the end. Follow the signage to Gunshot Alley Carpark; this is an all-day complimentary carpark (please disregard the first 3 spots).

  • On foot in the direction you have entered the carpark, midway to the right-hand side there are a set of stairs which will lead you to the entrance of Gunners’ Barracks.

For Disabled / Taxi / Drop Off Vehicles:

  • Drive along Suakin Drive until you reach the Boom gate, enter the code 8969 and drive all the way down to the entrance doors.

  • Please note there are only two disabled parking spots (we cannot reserve them) and a small 10-minute parking bay for drop offs.

  • Once in the venue we are accessible.

Can I get to Gunners’ Barracks via public transport

  • We do recommend driving or getting a Taxi/Uber as it is easier.

  • We do not recommend water taxi or ferry.


  • Alight on ‘100 – QVB to Taronga Zoo’ and disembark at Mosman Junction then,

  • Transfer and alight ‘111 – South Mosman Wharf to Chowder Bay’ and disembark at Middle Head Rd, opposite Markham Close.

  • Proceed with a short walk to our venue to complete your journey.

Do you take group bookings?

Yes, we can host up to 20 guests for a group booking in the restaurant (shared dining space).

  • 12-16 guests can be sat on the Harbour Terrace

  • 9-11 or 17-20 guests will be required to sit inside The Main Dining Room.

  • Group bookings are required to complete a group form and pay a $200 deposit within 48 hours of making the reservation.

  • Final numbers and full payment are required 5 days prior to booking.

  • We are unable to offer a refund for any confirmed persons that do not attend on the day.

  • Lunch groups are required to pre-select their meal.

Can I host private events at your Gunners’ Barracks?

What credit cards are accepted?

  • We accept major credit cards: Mastercard, Visa and American Express.

  • All card transactions incur surcharges: credit cards 1.5%, debit cards 0.8%, AMEX 1.7%.

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