The James Taylor Room in Clifford House is available for special events. It is a beautiful venue, with air conditioning, arched French windows, and a mammoth chandelier evocative of another time period.

Have you a celebration coming up? Gips restaurant offers a social function with a difference: old-world ambience combined with contemporary service and cuisine.

You choose – casual-style functions in our restaurant or a more grandiose get-together in the James Taylor Room in Clifford House.

Gip’s specialises in hosting your event with style and elegance. Our restaurant is perfect for smaller groups (30) to larger groups (120) and the James Taylor Room can seat up to 120.

You will find our staff only too willing to assist with planning for any event – whether it be a fully formal sit-down dinner with pre-dinner drinks in the garden, or a stand-up informal finger-food party flowing out into the garden.

Our Function coordinator, Cath Lachmund, will be delighted to assist you in tailoring the event to your special needs. Please call Cath on 0438 608 534 or 07 4638 3588 to make an appointment to discuss your function.

Super Party Package

For the perfect party...

This package is ideal for birthday celebrations, family reunions, company social events, just to name a few.

Your guests can enjoy the beauty of the restaurant in the gardens of Clifford House, or the grandeur of the James Taylor Room inside one of Toowoomba’s finest old homesteads.

This package includes:

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The Banquet

A feast for any occasion...

Enjoy platters of succulent meats and mouth-watering vegetables & salads, served to you whilst sitting at tables, positioned on the beautiful lawns and under our magnificent jacarandas and magnolia trees – a taste of Europe, in the heart of Toowoomba

If outdoors is not for you, then the casual yet sophisticated garden courtyard (heated when required) with clear sides raised or lowered to your liking, might be your preferred spot.

The splendour of the James Taylor Room is also perfect for a formal banquet.

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High Tea

It's tea time...

Perfect for bridal showers, baby showers, christenings, birthdays, weddings or catching up with friends

Gip’s specialises in private bookings for High Teas.

The tables are set with crisp, white linen cloths and napkins and fine white china.

A beautiful selection of sweet and savoury items, cleverly crafted by our team of talented chefs and served on tiered china stands. Freshly brewed tea and coffee served to your table.

To complement your high tea, who could resist a Pimms, French bubbles or the tables set with vintage china

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