Size: 2,135sqm
Theatre: 250
Banquet: 200
Cocktail: 300
Dinner Dance: 200

Key Features

  • 2,135sqm in total
  • Each area within the Royal Block has individual access
  • Combination of carpet and floorboard throughout
  • Water and waste points throughout
  • Single phase power throughout
  • Wireless internet
  • Complete climate control with heating and cooling throughout
  • Toilets within Royal Block
  • Located directly off the main boulevard
  • Convenient back of house areas such as a storage area, kitchen, wet areas and office space

Flexible event space in a Heritage setting

The Royal Block features a number of function rooms to cater for a variety of different size and style events:

  • Royal Café – 300m2
  • Rustlers – 300m2
  • Royal Bar – 100m2
  • Port Phillip Room – 375m2

Spectacular events at Royal Block

Why you should choose Royal Block

Built in 1916, Royal Block is a significant building in the rich history of Melbourne Showgrounds. Fully restored and renovated with all the modern facilities and services your function needs, it offers old-world opulence and new-world convenience across four unique event spaces.

Everything your event needs

  • Flexible event spaces

    All events catered for: small, big and enormous.

    Event Spaces
  • You can create – or we can curate

    Organise your own event or let us do it for you.

    Event Management
  • On-site facilities & services

    Everything you need, from catering to security.

    Event Services
  • Expert planning & support

    We’re here to help make your event a success.

    Event Planning