BEAUTIFUL MELBOURNE VENUES
We have catered for many wonderful events and functions at beautiful Melbourne venues. Warehouses, gardens, farms, breweries, bars, backyards, church halls and wineries – we are all about more food, more people, more fun, more everything (except cost). Innovative and charming Melbourne venues are appearing regularly so let us suggest some wonderful spaces to celebrate in. If you would like to see more information about the listed venues feel free to contact us or click on the little pictures.
MOUNTAIN GOAT BREWERY, Richmond
As The Mountain Goat is a working brewery, the enormous brewing tanks make a spectacular backdrop to any function. While it is a large space, it has been tastefully dressed with lighting and couches along with a bar area. The original red bricks provide warmth and make the venue feel cozy and intimate.
HAWTHORN BOWLING CLUB, Hawthorn
Built in 1938, the current Clubhouse still stands today looking over the greens of HBC.
A relaxing bowl on a sunny day in leafy Hawthorn is the perfect way to celebrate your next event. The friendly staff can help train you on the art of bowling for those who want to learn.
Offering two spaces, ‘Glasshaus Inside’ and ‘Glasshaus Outside’. Surround yourselves with hanging foliage and celebrate in this rustic and light filled space. White washed walls and exposed timber rafters offer a soft environment that looks filled with life. Well-equipped and available for both day and evening events.
MALVERN BOWLING CLUB, Malvern
The Malvern Bowling Club clubhouse is an ideal place to hold your next function. The spacious clubroom can be decorated in a wide variety of ways, you can host your function, play a game of barefoot bowls on our superb green and have access to the well-stocked bar facilities (the drinks prices are vintage, too!)
TWO TON MAX, Nth Melbourne
This blank canvas venue has lovely polished concrete floors, neutral white walls that ensure you can truly decorate, dress and theme Two Ton Max exactly the way you want. From discrete lighting to the large marble service bar your guests will be equally comfortable and impressed. And we at Fat and Skinny are a little excited about the commercial kitchen.
FITZROY TOWN HALL, Fitzroy
Dating back to 1873, the height of the gold rush era, this grand, classical, Victorian design was restored to its former glory in 2007. The heritage areas have been carefully maintained and modern improvements, including a lift, heating and cooling and a commercial kitchen, make this hall a spectacular venue.
DIXONS CREEK ESTATE, Dixons Creek (Yarra Valley)
Situated in the heart of the Yarra Valley wine region Dixons Creek Estate provides some of the best views of the area. They have a wide selection of delicious wines that show case the area. The expansive nature of the area provide a perfect backdrop for you celebration.
SWALLOWFIELDS VINEYARD, Gembrook
Imagine a romantic, private and intimate garden ceremony followed by a personalised reception in a boutique winery. Swallowfield Vineyards offers you the unique advantage of having your wedding ceremony, photography and reception all at the same location. The abundance of truly stunning photographic opportunities on the property really do need to be seen to be believed!
EDINBURGH GARDENS, North Fitzroy
The Edinburgh Gardens host many of their original, significant nineteenth century structures. These quaint and photogenic structures include the cricket grandstand and the famous rotunda. The vast lawns lend themselves to gatherings perfectly. With a relaxed and friendly vibe that you can dress up as much as you desire.
RHODODENDRON GARDENS, Olinda
These beautiful well establish gardens are home to brilliantly coloured rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias, cherries and daffodils. While the most impressive season is spring, the expansive variety of plants ensure the National Rhododendron Gardens are delightful all year round. With spreading lawns, rotundas and garden “rooms” and reflective pond the gardens are worth investigating.
FITZROY GARDENS, East Melbourne
Located close to the city these gardens are over 150 years old. With large elm tree lined avenues that lead to a myriad of features, including rotunda, band pavilion, conservatory ornamental lake, fountains and sculptures. The sweeping lawn and ornamental garden beds provide lovely spaces for gathering your people to celebrate with you.
ALEXANDRA GARDENS, Kew
In the heart of Kew and named after Queen Alexandra and designed in the federation style the gardens maintain their typically formal style of the early 1900s. Large shady trees sweeping lawns, well maintained garden beds, picturesque pond are all stunning features of these gardens. The rotunda has long been a popular site for weddings.
YARRA BEND PARK, Fairfield
Yarra Bend Park boasts the largest natural bushland park near Melbourne. With river frontage and open woodlands throughout, the park it is expansive enough to find a quite private nook that you can decorate and call your own all with superb views of the city skyline as a backdrop.
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