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Victoria’s newest purpose-built function and exhibition space

Arriving at Melbourne Showgrounds in 2019

Discover the perfect event space here

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The newly expanded Building 3 event space, totalling 2,550 sqm features a pillar-less 1,950sqm room ideal for functions and exhibitions along with a new 600sqm glass foyer.

Providing a stylish new versatile function space that can accommodate up to 1,000 guests for a sit-down gala-dinner or 1,800 guests for cocktail or theatre-style events, Melbourne Showgrounds will be the place to host your next function, conference or exhibition.

Located only 7km from the CBD, with a number of new accommodation options nearby, Melbourne Showgrounds features onsite car parking and public transport stops within a five minute walk.

With complete climate control, high ceilings, and an unobstructed floor space, the centre is ideal for events from banquets and gala dinners, business breakfasts, cocktail functions, large weddings, and award presentations through to conferences, exhibitions, tradeshows and live music events.

The new function centre will provide an impressive alternative in Melbourne for event organisers and the Melbourne Showgrounds team is taking bookings now.

ENQUIRIES/BOOKINGS

The Melbourne Showgrounds team is taking bookings now.

Contact us on +61 3 9281 7444, info@melbourneshowgrounds.com, or fill out the form in this page.

Features

This event space will feature 1950sqm of carpeted, clearspan floor space with high ceiling elevations, single and 3-phase power and water points, public address system and 560m2 foyer/pre function area


It will also features excellent mutilpurpose event access with a large roller-doors and weight bearing floors. The building also has direct access to the Main Arena, has a commercial kitchen and smaller function rooms within the adjacent Royal Block.

  • 1,950sqm clear span space
  • 560m2 foyer/prefunction area
  • Complete climate control with heating and cooling throughout
  • Single/3-phase power throughout including floor boxes
  • Water points
  • Wireless internet
  • Carpeted weight-bearing floor
  • High ceilings and walls with rigging points
  • New Public address and state of the art lighting system
  • Located directly off main boulevard
  • Adjacent parking

Specifications

Size (sqm):1,950
Theatre:1,800
Classroom:800
Banquet:1000
Cocktail:1,980
Dinner Dance:800

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