What is Host a Murder?

“Host-a-Murder” is a dinner party murder mystery game, run at various locations around Sydney, Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong, Newcastle, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast and can also conduct a Host a Murder in your own home or office or a location of your choice.

The Host a Murder Company

Sydney entrepreneur Peter Eedy began Host-a-Murder in 1988, when he became the first restaurant in the world to put on murder mysteries over dinner. He went on to create the world record for the biggest Host-a-Murder ever held at 300 people in one sitting.

Today, the Host-a-Murder team conducts Lunches, Dinners and High Tea for Team Building,Hens Nights, Christmas Parties, Birthday Parties, Farewells, Fundraisers, Product Launches, we even conducted a Host a Murder Wedding! We’ve held Events from all over Australia from Tasmania to Adelaide and from Brisbane to Melbourne.

Our clients range from eclectic family groups to some of the largest corporations in Australia! And we are the only company that offers a money back guarantee for Team Building!
Check out our Testimonials from Some of our Clients!
We were also invited to do a Host a Murder for New South Wales Parliament House!

And we also offer an incredible prize! All winners are invited for Free Hi Tea in Katoomba to Participate in The Big Playoff. Winners from the playoff will be placed in a draw and the ultimate winner will win a free stay in a beautiful villa in Fiji with five friends for six nights!
Check out www.holidayhomefiji.com to view this extraordinary prize!

  • Established for over 30 years
  • First to bring Host A Murder mysteries into restaurants
  • Set the World Record of 300 Host a Murder participants in one sitting.
  • Invited by New South Wales Parliament House to conduct Host A Murder High Teas overlooking The Sydney Botanical Gardens
  • Our many clients include AMP, Coopers, The Treasury, The Reserve Bank, Macquarie Bank, Anthony Robbins Team, Toshiba, Toyota
  • Each player has a chance to win a free stay in Fiji with five friends in a beautiful villa
  • Invited by the Powerhouse Museum to help launch the Sherlock Holmes exhibition
  • Recently conducted the first Host A Murder wedding
  • Raised $9,000 in one evening with a fundraising Host A Murder event for the MS Society, with over 160 people playing.


We are the longest running Murder Mystery company in the world, with over 30 years experience providing a unique, customised, funny and entertaining dining even suitable for all ages and cultures.

Our Extra Host a Murder Service

1. Catering
We have a qualified Chef who can provide a Menu for your function for $40 pp within the Sydney Metropolitan Area can serve food and clean up as we go.

Buffet Menu

  • Servings of roast pork fillets, soy chicken, barbeque duck and  fresh  prawns
  • Salads –  Tossed coleslaw with pineapple and ginger dressing
  • Rice salad with almonds, sultanas, pineapple and shallots  served in a Chinese vinegar and sesame oil dressing
  • Tossed rocket salad with walnuts and pumpkin and Feta
  • Desert – alternating Chocolate mud cake and lemon cheesecake

NOTE: You  supply Cutlery and plates

Cost per head;
Price per  head  $75 includes above menu  and The Game of Host a Murder  with a host.   We clean up as we go
Cost includes Buffet, table service & a host to take you through the game
You supply Plates cutlery and   have the table set
Mob 0402299956   EM :petereedy@bigpond.com

2. Cooking Classes
Our Very qualified Chef and cooking instructor has cooked for Prince Charles, Mick Jigger, and the previous Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau.  He has worked all over the world in such establishment as Carriers Restaurant London, The Garden Palace Hotel London, The Café De Paris in Ritz Carlton Montreal and The Out Riggers in Diamond Head Hawaii.  For $70 per person Peter will teach you an entrée, main, desert of your choosing. For a total of $105 you will get to play host a murder after your cooking class.
Cookery Classes will start at 2pm and  the murder mystery game will begin at 6pm dining on the dishes that you have prepared.  You will have to organise the venue either your home or a hall which has a suitable kitchen.

3. Comedy
We have staff that are also comedians and will be able to provide entertainment prior to the host a murder game.  This is a great opportunity to warm up the participants and get them in the mood for laughs.
One of our facilitator is a multi awarding winning comedian Thao Thanh Cao will do 15 mins for $150 check out her video

4. Fiji Villa
If you wish to view the prize or are interested in staying in a beautiful villa in Fiji on a lake 10 minutes walk from the Beach which has five bedrooms sleeps 6-10 people for $250 PER PERSON PER WEEK.   Please click on the website www.holidayhomefiji.com