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A popular solution for break-out and catering space for larger indoor events at Austin Court, our landscaped garden offers guests the perfect chance to relax in between conference talks. It’s also a fabulous space to enjoy a meal in the sunshine or mingle at a reception while indulging in delicious canapés and cocktails.

Our outdoor event space can cater for up to 100 guests and comprises of a network of walkways and seating areas. It’s free to use for any clients during their events and can also be exclusively hired as part of a barbeque or party package.

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What you get…

  1. Beautifully landscaped garden
  2. Peace and quiet
  3. Inspiring space
  4. Perfect networking opportunities
  5. Seating areas
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Explore the Courtyard

An outdoor space in the city centre is a real find for anyone planning a summer party or drinks reception. The Courtyard at IET Birmingham: Austin Court not only has location on its side, but it’s also a beautiful space that encourages mingling and inspires conversation.

  • Tiered walkways - perfect for mingling
  • Exclusive use when booking our Party Package
  • Fabulous glass-fronted atrium backdrop
  • Great photography opportunities
  • Subtle, atmospheric evening lighting.

The layout of our landscaped terrace provides lots of different areas in which you can position your entertainment and catering facilities.

There’s nothing finer than a warm, English summer’s day. Make the most of this special time of year and hold your barbecue in our unique, central courtyard garden.

  • Beautifully manicured shrubs and trees
  • Quirky layout, perfect for mingling
  • Tiered walkways with seating areas
  • Beautifully designed, glass-fronted atrium backdrop
  • Range of catering options and menus

For a lunchtime barbeque, the Courtyard offers the perfect setting for delegates to mingle and soak up the sunshine. Alternatively, have the Courtyard all to yourself in the evening as part of the summer evening barbecue package, the perfect way for delegates to relax after a full day.

Conferences, meetings and away days can be rather exhausting for your attendees. Our landscaped courtyard garden is a beautiful space in which your delegates can relax and re-charge their batteries, ready for the next session on their agendas.

  • Scattered seating areas
  • Walkways - perfect for networking
  • Beautifully planted beds
  • Space to enjoy refreshments and catering from your event
  • Wi-fi.

An outdoor breakout space is highly valued at any event as fresh air will go a long way to refreshing tired attendees.

Book now

Check availability and book either by phone or via our live chat.