Looking for the perfect Melbourne venue to host your next wedding, engagement party, birthday or corporate event? We’ve rounded up the best function venues in Melbourne to have you covered for whatever your upcoming occasion may be.
This intimate yet indulgent event space is located in Melbourne’s CBD, just off Chinatown. Book out a section of the venue or take exclusive hire of the entire venue for large functions. Be it cocktail, corporate or casual, Bar Clara is the event space for you.
This north Melbourne multi-function space screams edgy, unique and artsy. The converted factory setting showcases local Fitzroy artwork on the outside while the versatile boho interior can be adapted to a range of functions. The entire hall can be booked with access to a kitchen and bar amenities, with everything you could need to host your next function or event.
This 1250 square metre warehouse venue is perfect for your large function and big event needs. Catering to over 500 guests, the versatile blank canvas space can be sectioned for smaller events or taken advantage of for large scale exhibitions or celebrations.
Perched on Melbourne’s premier beachside suburb, Memo Music Hall is a St Kilda venue perfect for music, dances, theatre, exhibits or celebration of any variety. With a capacity of over 400 people, it’s ideal for large functions or big groups, and be suited to either seated or standing only events. With sound and stage production equipment, Memo Music Hall has that extra touch that makes it suited to your theatre or presentation needs.
The Espy is one of St Kilda’s most famous venues. The renovations have transformed the five level historical venue into a unique all-inclusive function venue. From the balcony to the kitchen and everything in between, Hotel Esplanade showcases private bars, a delicious menu, DJ or live music set up, an everything you could need to host your event – big or small.
This premier Melbourne CBD Function venue showcases Moroccan style interiors across multiple levels. With a raised Upper Deck, a Temple Bar private function rooms, this unique venue can accommodate up to 750 guests. It’s the perfect end of year corporate functions venue, birthday party venue or even unique engagement party venue.
This intimate wine bar tucked off Hawthorn’s Glenferrie Road is the perfect European-style wine bar for your next small function. The entire venue can host 120 guests with grazing or banquet options available. With amenities for indoor or outdoor entertainment, this elegant and modern venue is the perfect backdrop for your next function or event.
Located inside a historic 150-year-old building is Rascal Brunswick. A local neighbourhood wine bar with a touch of elegance and class. With a seasonal menu designed for sharing and broad drinks offering, Rascal is the perfect fit for your upcoming corporate event, celebration or Melbourne function.
This premier South Wharf venue showcases all that is Melbourne culture. With street art installations throughout the venue, an industrial décor and killer drinks and food menu – it’s got everything you need to make your function a standout. For a function venue near the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre, you can’t go past General Assembly.
One of Melbourne’s most iconic waterfront venues, the Boatbuilders Yard is a function venue that offers stunning views of the Melbourne CBD from its famous Maritime precinct with a modern twist as its centrepiece – the original historic shed. The relaxed atmosphere melds with a sophisticated service and events package that will make your next event memorable.
This Elsternwick function and event venue boasts humble charm with an exotic twist. Greenery springs to life in the form of palm trees dotted throughout the venue, flowing into the parkland backdrop. The perfect oasis from the hustle and bustle of the city, Bang Bang chefs bring together influences from French and South East Asian cuisines to create a unique dining experience.
This intimate Melbourne CBD function venue is tucked below Federation Square inside the Vaults. With exposed wooden beams and uninterrupted views of the Yarra, Pilgrim is the ultimate backdrop for your next Client networking event, social celebration or Corporate function.
Sprawled along the banks of the Yarra is Riverland Bar. An urban beer garden offering a unique alfresco function experience, Riverland bar has a range of indoor and outdoor spaces, making it a truly versatile venue catering to all types of functions, ranging from small sit-down occasions to large cocktail events.
Melbourne function boat hire has never looked so good. This luxury yacht will make your next event or function a truly decadent experience. Decked out with leather lounges and dining area, panoramic windows and glass sliding doors, your guests will be treated to an event of elegance and non-stop views. This is one function and event option that is a class above the rest.
Contemporary meets industrial chic in this converted warehouse. Warehouse function venues don’t come much better than this. Transparent ceilings, lush greenery and timber accents make a cosy space with a touch of class. The perfect intimate function venue, or large event venue, the space can be customized to suite your function needs. This Collingwood warehouse venue is a sure-fire winner for your next function.
Located inside Melbourne’s busting shopping precinct of Melbourne Central is the Melbourne Central Lion Hotel. Transport couldn’t be more convenient with the station just downstairs or tram routes at the centre’s doorstep. A classic pub menu will be a hit with guests, while they relax in the Beer Garden, Lounge, booths or Cosy Corner. This CBD function venue is a convenient location for all.
A bayside event venue showcasing pub charm with a sophisticated dining experience is Hotel Brighton. This three-level venue has all your needs covered, with a dining room, Sky Bar with a retractable roof, and an upstairs courtyard available for hire. This southside function venue is the perfect birthday or engagement party venue.
This heritage listed site has been transformed into a unique function space in Melbourne’s CBD. With accommodation option just upstairs and a truly stunning interior, the Bank on Collins is ideal for functions both big and small. High ceilings, archways and ornate interior design in every direction, this venue oozes elegance and opulence.
The Budgie Smuggler brings together the best of contemporary industrial-chic design. The location offers exclusivity and privacy for your event, whilst still being accessible from a range of transport options. Think concrete bars, shipping container fit outs, spray art beer garden and exclusive Bird Cage area – this venue is the perfect mix or industrial charm and boho elegance.
Looking for a rooftop terrace venue in Melbourne’s CBD? Look no further than The Stolen Gem. Intimate and exclusive, the venue offers panoramic city views with beverage and food packages to suit almost any budget. The luxury design of the space will leave guests feeling truly spoilt. This Melbourne CBD rooftop venue is an absolute must for your next event.
From cosy, intimate, small gatherings through to larger corporate or engagement party functions, the Golden Fleece in South Melbourne has you sorted. With a terrace offering city views, a rooftop beer garden, and a delicious bistro menu, your function will be in good hands. Private venue hire is available, or hire out a section of the stunning venue.
A hidden jungle themed warehouse oasis fit with abundant greenery and its own lagoon, Moon Dog World is a unique and stunning venue to host your next function or event. Eclecitic Tiki and disco vibes mix with the tropical paradise to create a sense of escape for your guests. With a stunning cocktail menu to match, this Preston function venue is a stand out for its one-of-a-kind design.
This blank canvas CBD venue can be customized for any event. With catering available and a fully stocked bar, you’ll have everything you need to create your event on hand. Amenities include a dancefloor, private bathrooms and convenient access. This CBD function venue is the ideal location in Melbourne city for corporate or private events.
Flooded in natural light, this Marrakech inspired venue is a stunning backdrop for your next occasion. Step into an exotic escape as each space burst with character and class. From high ornate archways, to the interior courtyard with a centrepiece fountain, guests will be left to wander amongst the stunning features of the space. Onsight chefs and bartenders provide a decadent menu offering with coffee and cocktails to match.
This modern, industrial, blank canvas warehouse venue situated in the heart of Collingwood is the perfect versatile space for your next function or event. A mezzanine space, open plan area, bar and kitchen are all on site to make your function a breeze. Whether you’re after an engagement party venue, birthday venue or simply a blank canvas venue, Rokeby100 Collingwood has you sorted.
A light filled converted warehouse space in the bustling heart of South Yarra. The venue oozes rustic charm with a contemporary flare in the detail. Offering both booth seating or open plan options for any party, corporate function or celebration. For a South Yarra venue with class and elegance, abundant natural light and convenience of a prime location, look no further than Rustica.
This ambient light filled function venue sits overlooking the Maribyrnong River, offering panoramic waterfront views. An oasis tucked among palms and gum trees, this function venue is ideal for small gatherings through to large functions of 500 guests, with both inside and outside venue options.
This South Yarra function venue is filled with light and showcases high ceilings, wide arch windows, and light timber floors. It is the ultimate blank canvas for any occasion from engagements to milestone birthdays, hens parties, baby showers, photo shoots, fashion launches, and corporate workshops. On site event staff and skilled chefs make it a breeze to host your next function at Lucky Penny.
This 6,000 square metre space is host to a lush turfed outdoor area and a converted open warehouse space, making it the perfect blank canvas venue for any function. With small function spaces through to large function spaces available for hire, it can accommodate both intimate and large functions. The Timber Yard is an urban sanctuary designed to bring the flavour and personality of the country into the city.
Located on level 15 of Swanston Street’s Pullman Hotel is the Room 1954 private dining room. Showcasing stunning views of the Melbourne skyline, elegant stying and a warm atmosphere, and available for breakfast lunch and dinner, this is the perfect statement space for your next private function or event.
Richmond’s iconic Corner Hotel is home to a sprawling rooftop beer garden, exciting indoor spaces and a variety of function spaces, making it ideal for hosting functions and events. Choose from a lounge, deck, bar or private dining experience and let the onsite staff handle the rest. For intimate sit-down functions through to boisterous cocktail functions, The Corner Hotel in Richmond is the ideal function venue.
An industrial blank canvas warehouse located in Melbourne’s South East, this is the perfect birthday party venue, wedding venue or engagement party venue. With white brick walls, exposed metal beams and cement floors its key features are the perfect backdrop to any event fit-out. Warehouse 35 function venue promises your event will be one to remember.
Relaxed yet refined is this South Yarra wine bar and restaurant that is also the perfect venue for your next function. With a two tiered front terrace, natural lighting and banquet seating space, Shadowboxer can host events from private dining through to standing cocktail. This is the function venue for smaller scale events.
This 3 level venue is perched in the bustling Chapel Street precinct of South Yarra, offering a rooftop overlooking the Melbourne skyline, a mid-level cocktail bar and lounge, and a versatile downstairs event space. The Emerson is available to hire for a range of events, such as, birthdays, engagements, weddings, bar/bat Mitzvahs, product launches, media events, commercials, and photoshoots.
A Mexican restaurant by day and vibrant unique function space by booking. Featuring a beer garden deck, décor that’s bursting with character and charm, and a plethora of seating options, it’s the ideal function venue. This venue has no hire fees, a wide range of cocktails and Mexican bites on offer, and the perfect backdrop for your event photography.
Oozing elgance and class, Locanda private dining caters to intimate groups of 14 guests and 30 guests cocktail style. For larger groups, their Private Dining Room is sectioned off from the restaurant and is surrounded by two floor-to-ceiling wine cellars. Choose from a set menu, share menus and grazing platters or Italian style street food.
A truly unique function and event space, Bobby McGees is a venue like no other. With three private entries, green rooms, accommodation, themed function packages, DJ booth with amphitheater style dance floor and state of the art lighting and sound system. Not to mention the infamous custom 3.6 donut wall. This eclectic paradise of joy and charm is a unique way to celebrate any event.
A co-working space with flare – MicDrop Richmond comes fully equipped to host your next team meeting, workshop, brainstorm and briefing, presentation or and product launch. With a rustic charm captured in the polished concrete floors, natural lighting and exposed brickwork, it is sure to make your next corporate event a standout.
Nestled among the bustling Melbourne Southbank, overlooking the Yarra, is Soho Melbourne. An drinking and dining destination that boasts sophistication, and class in a prime waterfront location. With an alfresco garden terrace, large open plan bar and cosy candlelit corners, they offer an unrivalled range of versatile spaces to host any function or event.
This North Melbourne warehouse is the perfect blank canvas function venue. Located close to the CBD and fitted with state-of-the-art cinema display and audio-visual capabilities, it is the ideal spot for any function. The space boasts a minimal industrial feel with high ceilings, concrete floors and open plan entertainment space.
This iconic late-night venue is located in the heart of St Kilda, and has everything you could want in a southside function venue. The two-story venue makes it perfect to host large functions, or can be sectioned off for smaller functions. It holds a cocktail lounge bar, a champagne bar, band room, and sports bar turned dancefloor.
In the heart of Richmond sits this iconic venue. Just a short distance from the CBD, this three story entertainment venue has everything you need to make your next event a success. The sprawling venue contains a number of unique functions spaces to cater for events ranging from small intimate parties, to large corporate gatherings and more!
This Melbourne CBD function venue is a notch above the rest. Featured an internal tiered beer garden, top-floor observatory, an eclectic basement saloon, and balcony dining room – it has all the bases covered. From private dining, to functions large and small – Garden State Hotel is the ideal CBD function and events venue.
Exuding warmth and sophistication, the Prahran Hotel has a range of spaces to meet your function and event needs. Whether it’s a corporate event, party, private dining or celebration of any kind, you’ll be taken care of at the Prahran Hotel. With both indoor and outdoor function spaces, this southside venue has you covered.
The onsite function team at The Bridge Hotel Richmond are there to ensure your next event is a success. Boasting a clever blend of local pub charm and dynamic design and architecture, this premier Richmond function venue is perfect for any event. Choose from The Loft, Private Dining, Winter Garden or The Studio function space.
This intimate speakeasy style venue is perched in the heart of Collingwood, making it a super accessible venue for all your guests. With a cosy and exclusive basement space, nicknamed ‘The Vault’, guests will be swept away into a secluded area oozing class and warmth. Caz Reitop’s is the perfect venue for milestone birthdays, business functions, or any excuse to celebrate.
This authentic Indian fine dining restaurant is also home to a Function Hall and bar that can cater for events from 20 to 100 guests. For an elegant event venue with a decadent Indian menu offering, look no further than Manhattan restaurant. Offering a customizable menu, fully stocked bar and convenient location, the team has your next function covered.
Whether it’s a stand-up cocktail party of up to 150 guests or an intimate sit-down dinner, Saint Evie in St Kilda is the ideal venue to host your next event. With an upstairs cigar and cocktail lounge, tapas menu and extensive drinks offering, this space is the perfect function venue in Melbourne’s south. Saint Evie is also home to Crest on Barkly – a multiuse site perfect for corporate functions, events and conferences ranging from 20 to 700 people.
The Oxford Scholar Hotel in Melbourne’s CBD boasts a variety of event spaces and facilities to cater to functions and special events of all kinds. From corporate and academic events, to product launches, cocktail and birthday parties, long lunches, networking and/or university alumni functions, group wine dinners, special anniversaries and more.
This collection of corporate event spaces offerings a unique setting to host your next corporate function or event. Whether it’s a team offsite day, executive meeting, client presentation or product launch, this special venue will be able to cater to it. With onsite catering, audio-visual capabilities, stunning greenery throughout and a Nordic design style, this venue is sure to impress clients and colleagues alike.
This blank canvas warehouse venue is part bar, retail space, marketplace and event space. Customize the event space to suit your celebration needs with an emphasis on creating unique experiences with local talents, all aimed to make your next event memorable. From sit down style events to cocktail, From the Collective is the perfect unique function space, just 2km from Melbourne’s CBD.
Situated in the basement of St Kilda’s renowned George Hotel is the George Public Bar. This basement bar is the perfect hidden function venue that has recently undergone renovations to become a space oozing luxury and charm. This unique function space comes with a luxe backdrop and a food and drinks offering to match.
Located in the heart of Collingwood, this blank canvas style warehouse venue is ready to bring your next event or function to life. Fully heated for those cold Melbourne winters, Second Story Studios is perfect for large-scale events from seminars, performances and fashion shows, to corporate events and weddings. The ground floor can also be sectioned off, making it the perfect venue for intimate gatherings, screenings and workshops.
The classic, award-winning cocktail bar doubles as a stunning and intimate function and event venue. Whether you’re planning a birthday or engagement party, corporate Christmas celebration, or bespoke wedding reception, the Everleigh’s in-house function coordinator will assist you in tailoring each event to meet to your individual needs.
The Batman Royale is the ideal northside warehouse venue for functions, both big and small. With numerous dedicated function spaces, with both inside and outside setting options, the Batman Royale is a truly versatile event space. From warehouse hangers to sprawling yard, Batman Royal ticks all the venue hire boxes.
A rooftop carpark as a function space – who would’ve thought? Golden Square Parking in Melbourne’s CBD is a unique blank canvas function space that is sure to stand out from the crowd. Be it the rooftop carpark or enclosed warehouse section, this hidden venue is perfect for New Years Eve functions, product launches, weddings and engagements.
Located on the picturesque Mornington Peninsula, Portsea Village Resort has all of your function and events needs covered. From dining to conferences and accommodation, you can rest assured your special occasion will be in good hands. The unique function venue is surrounded by beaches, cliff-top beach walks, golf courses, wineries, heritage sites and National Parks.
This North Melbourne warehouse venue boasts industrial chic vibes complete with a marble bar, heating and cooling and everything you could need to host your next event. The perfect blank canvas venue, Two Ton Max can be converted to suit any event style – big or small. The event team is on hand to make sure booking your next function is a breeze
This loft-like South Melbourne warehouse venue is the stunning blank canvas you’ve been searching for. With exposed brickwork and beams, this contemporary take on the typical warehouse gives the space a unique warmth and charm. Fully customizable from catering through to design, lighting and displays – look no further than Canvas House for your next event.
A rustic and industrial style event venue, Space 338 is a mulit-purpose creative space that is perfect for any type of gathering, from small projects and private gatherings, to large-scale parties and event. If you’re searching for a North Melbourne blank canvas venue, Space 338 has your covered.