The Melbourne Showgrounds provides the flexibility to combine a number of venue options to meet the needs of your event. Below you will see individual event spaces that could be, or form part of your total event solution.
This state-of-the-art venue offers abundant opportunities and remarkable flexibility.
Seating up to 1,200 guests, configure it your way.
Victoria Pavilion is the perfect space to host your next event, offering state-of-the-art lighting and sound alongside a timeless, neutral colour palette to inspire your creative flair.
This sophisticated architectural space is designed to impress and enjoy, from pre-dinner drinks and canapés to the biggest of gala events and everything in between. The floor-to-ceiling windows of the glass atrium will captivate and amaze your guests from hello to lights up.
The atrium space itself is a stunning option for a cocktail function or your next product launch.
Now complete with a fully equipped broadcast-quality virtual studio, provided by Encore Event Technologies, Victoria Pavilion provides you with a TV-quality experience, with excellent sound and vision, managed by a professional tech team.
Located close to public transport, major arterials and accommodation, Victoria Pavilion is readily accessible from just about everywhere. This access, coupled with 2,000 on-site car spaces, will enhance the overall event experience for your guests.
Victoria Pavilion can be divided into three distinct spaces, all available individually or in combination to provide flexibility for events of any type and size. Get your Victoria Pavilion Information Kit now to break it down and get the nitty-gritty.
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Located at the main Epsom Road entry to Melbourne Showgrounds, Exhibition Pavilion is the largest indoor space built with a contemporary design suitable for a variety of exhibitions and events. The pavilion’s 10,000sqm of weight-bearing concrete floors offer a blank canvas to any event organiser, with high ceiling elevation and access via large doors allowing for scale and versatility.
Perfectly situated to support events already utilising the Exhibition Pavilion or Expo Hall, Boulevard Pavilion presents a clear space, ready for your event floor plan.
The 3,000 square metre Boulevard Pavilion permanent hoecker offers easy vehicular access through large roller door entries, allowing for large scale installation and structures.
This flexible and large pavilion is suitable for a wide variety of events and can be used as a sole venue or as part of a larger event utilising surrounding spaces.
Built in 1916, Royal Block holds significant importance to Melbourne Showgrounds’ rich history, offering opulence combined with modern convenience creating a beautiful and functional event space.
Grand Pavilion is located in the centre of Melbourne Showgrounds. It’s sheer size and “big top” design make it a sight to behold and perfect for exhibitions, trade shows, corporate and social events.
Spanning almost half the size of the playing surface of the MCG or the equivalent of 30 tennis courts, the pavilion’s unique ‘big top’ design coupled with 8,000sqm of floorspace, makes it ideal for exhibitions, trade shows and corporate events.
Since its erection in 2005, it has hosted a diverse range of activity including equine displays and performances, large scale exhibitions and trade shows.
The Grand Pavilion offers the flexibility to be a sole location or the adaptability to also make use of the surrounding indoor and outdoor spaces, making Melbourne Showgrounds the ideal location for your next event.
Captivating and charming, Agricultural Hall is steeped in history and adds a level of character to any event.
This heritage listed, brick pavilion has been meticulously restored to create the perfect atmosphere for exhibitions, tradeshows and special events.
Melbourne Showgrounds uniqueness lies in its the offering of both large indoor and outdoor multi-purpose and flexible spaces.
With tiered grandstand seating for 750 people, the possibilities are endless with this multifunctional space suitable for a wide range of activities and requirements from outdoor displays and demonstrations to cocktail parties and auctions.
With a sleek and modern design, a large open space and the option of accessing smaller meeting rooms, the RASV Centre is suitable for a variety of purposes, from tradeshows and retail events, to examinations and television and film productions.
A bright and open space that offers exceptional natural lighting through the large windows, the unique fixed and operable louvers provide ventilation and assist with flow of foot traffic to the event.
Town Square is the heart of Melbourne Showgrounds, 11,000sqm of grassed outdoor space, with grandstand seating for 2,275 and the capability to host an array of events, from music festivals to outdoor displays and exhibitions, from demonstrations, graduations and team building exercises to cocktail parties and social events.
With external power and water and waste points, Town Square boasts flexibility and adaptability like no other.
Melbourne Showgrounds’ Main Arena is a showcase venue featuring a 9,000sqm grassed area with flood lighting and permanent grandstand seating for over 4,300 people.
The spectacular open space allows for temporary structure builds such as staging for musical events, equipment for sporting events or room for large product displays such as motor-cross or vehicle demonstrations.