19 River Drive, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217

07 5538 6668

Open everyday 7am - 4pm. Thurs til 10pm

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Bumbles Functions - Unique and Intimate


A Perfect Boutique Function Venue


Available for Private Functions, Celebrations & Special Occasions

About Bumbles

Positioned on the Gold Coast’s Nerang River at Budds Beach, Bumbles cafe is an iconic spot for a great coffee, buzzy breakfast, relaxed lunch or intimate dinner. Bumbles can also cater your private function in one of our private rooms or taking the whole venue. We have it all.

Functions at Bumbles

Bumbles events are unique, boutique and like entertaining at home. The venue lends itself to intimate functions suitable for weddings, engagement parties, birthdays, Christmas parties, family celebrations or corporate events. We can create formal elegant dinners, casual cocktail parties or a combination of both.

The lovely vista over Budds Beach creates a unique setting. Serving a drink on arrival as the sun sets is a spectacular way to commence any celebration. Then come inside for the delights of this intimate venue; soft lighting, an abundance of fresh flowers and candles and beautifully decorated rooms.

Our enthusiastic and professional team will work closely with you to create your perfect function or event.

Decorated Venue

We provide the space complimentary. Fresh white table cloths, vases full of flowers and candles upon candles upon candles. The space is ready and ambient without any extra expense.

Cocktail style: Maximum of 200 guests
Sit down dinner: 80 guests
As we are in a residential area our curfew is 10.30pm however we are able to commence functions from 5.30pm.

Function Packages & Menus

Cocktail Menu

$35 per person
Vegetarian spring rolls
Chicken and leek pies
Veal wellington with tomato chutney
Mushroom and parmesan arancini
Chicken popcorn with mango mayonnaise
Rice paper peking duck rolls with hoi sin sauce
Moroccan meatballs with spicy chutney
Tomato and basil bruschetta
Prawn sui mai with sweet chilli sauce
Lamb fillet with almond yoghurt wrapped in naan bread

$45 per person
Caramelised chicken skewers with kecip manis
Peking duck pancakes with hoi-sin sauce
Eye fillet wrapped with pancetta with béarnaise sauce
Coconut king prawns with sweet chilli and coriander dipping sauce
Smoked salmon on potato rosti with aioli
Leek and gruyere tart
Scallop and chorizo pick
Lamb fillet with almond yoghurt wrapped in naan bread
Vietnamese rice paper rolls with lemongrass dipping sauce
Veal wellington with tomato chutney

Bamboo Boats

$15 per person
Seven hour slow cooked lamb shoulder with olives, tomato, lemon and rosemary with creamy mash
Crispy skin chicken thigh with
Tempura whiting and chunky chips with tartare sauce

Dinner Menus

Two courses (alternate between 2) – $55 per person
Three courses (alternate between 2) – $75 per person

Example menu:

Scallops on the shell with lime, ginger and soy
Twice cooked pork belly with an apple and mint salad

Char grilled atlantic salmon with quinoa salad of pumpkin, baby beets and persian feta with a lemon beurre blanc
Succulent eye fillet in fresh black bean on a medley of asian greens

Coconut panacotta with a rum mango salsa
Lindt chocolate nemesis with king island cream

Cocktail Party Combination

$50 per person

Peking duck pancakes with hoi-sin sauce
Coconut king prawns with sweet chilli and coriander dipping sauce
Veal wellington with tomato chutney
Caramelised chicken skewers with kecip manis
Mushroom and chevre tartan
Moroccan meatballs with spicy chutney

Seven hour slow cooked lamb with olives, tomatoes and preserved lemon served on creamy mash

Mini lemon curd tarts
Lindt chocolate squares

Bumbles has its very own pastry kitchen. Our pastry team is happy to make whatever cake your heart desires. As we pride ourselves on our cakes and that is our business we don’t allow BYO.

Alcohol Packages and Beverages on Consumption

By nominating what drinks you would like to be available on your tab and setting a limit, our staff will ensure that this is achieved for your event. You can receive regular running totals throughout your function. Once this limit is reached you can choose to extend the tab, or guests can then pay for their own beverages.


Our friendly and professional staff are available for your function at a cost of $36 per hour. At Bumbles we believe that paying for what you get is the best way, so we don’t charge a hire fee for private use of the venue. The number of staff will depend on the type of function and the number of guests you have.

Minimum & Deposit

To host a function at Bumbles we do require a minimum spend of $2000. To secure your date and function we require a $300 deposit. This can be made by cash, credit card (fees may apply) or by direct transfer to:

Commonwealth Bank
BSB: 064237
Account No: 10018429

Contact Us

We want to make organising catering, functions or events at Bumbles effortless for you. To get started you can contact us on:
Phone: 07 5538 6668
Address: 19 River Drive, Budds Beach
Email: bumbles@onthenet.com.au

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