Frequently asked questions - Covid Safe at The Backyard
Can I make a booking at the moment?
Absolutley! Please note bookings are limited to groups of 30 for a maximum of two hours. Tables can seat a maximum of 10 guests at each table and mingling (moving seats/standing while eating or drinking is off the cards).
Do you have any specials currently?
Don't miss Monday Steak Night, $16 from 5pm, $2 Kids Dinner on Tuesday's, $18 Club Classics on Thursdays, weekly chefs special on weekends and our Seniors Meals.
What extra precautions are you taking to ensure The Backyard is a safe place to visit?
The safety and wellbeing of our customers, team and community is our top priority. While we continue to serve you, we’re taking extra precautions to ensure The Backyard at Briars Sports is clean and hygienic including more frequent cleaning and encouraging healthy physical distancing and good hygiene.
What can I do during my visit for the saftey of my family, friends and community?
Whilst in the venue, we would appreciate it if you could observe the physical distancing rules in place. We need to abide by rules of how many people can be in dining areas at one time. Please respect and obey these restrictions.
What about kids?
We ask that you assist your children in hygiene around the venue, using the hand sanitiser provided and following the rules.
Do we need to observe physical distancing if dining with family at The Backyard?
If you are dining as a family unit, from the same household you will not need to physically distance within your group at your table. If you are from different households please observe the 1.5m physical distancing requirements.
What is the maximum number of people I can book for?
Currently you can book for a maximum 30 guests. Tables are spaced apart apropriately and can seat up to 10 guests on each table (maximum).
What are the current trading hours?
Our temporary trading hours are currently 12 noon to 9pm Monday to Friday and 11am to 9pm on weekends.
Can I book a function, birthday, christening, etc?
We would love to help you celebrate your special occasion - on a smaler scale due to the current restrictions. We are able to take function bookings now - but it must be for groups of no more than 30 guests.
Please note that Share Plates are served individually at the moment. And of course, cancellation fees do not apply if we need to cancel in the event of a government directive or for any other sensible reason.