Portarlington Mill

Portarlington Mill

Portarlington Mill is an elegant and inspiring function space. Constructed in 1856 with rough sandstone and Baltic Pine floors the interior spaces are quintessential mid 19th century industrial style: large open spaces with heavy timber posts and beams enclosed by natural stone.

With two storeys available for hire Portarlington Mill is ideal for meetings, conferences and private cocktail parties.

Located just 300 metres from the beach, this treasure is a unique venue. 

Full Capacity : 40 guests seated; 80 guests standing

Portarlington, Victoria
Barwon Park

Barwon Park

Barwon Park, built in 1871, is a majestic 42 room bluestone mansion, including its own stables, set in a sweeping rural landscape.

This magnificent venue hosts a number of stunning areas which can be used for a range of functions. The spacious courtyard is ideal for corporate functions, whilst the Dining Room provides a magnificent space for cocktail parties or dinners.

The grounds and gardens also provide ample opportunities for outdoor functions and events. 

Full Capacity : 140 guests seated; 240 guests standing

Winchelsea, Victoria
Tasma Terrace

Tasma Terrace

Tasma Terrace is a converted inner city terrace house which now serves as the headquarters of the National Trust of Australia (Vic).

This prestigious location houses a restored Heritage Room which is available for venue hire, along with an indoor conservatory and the well known downstairs urban café, jazz bar and restaurant,
The Commune.

Tasma Terrace offers a number of options for various styles of functions, from catered corporate board meetings to cocktail and dinner parties. 

Full Capacity : 50 guests seated; 50 – 200 guests standing; 25 guests conference

East Melbourne, Victoria
Rippon Lea Gardens

Rippon Lea Gardens

Rippon Gardens is the perfect location for your next function or event. This classic property is home to an impressive outdoor pool area and over 14 acres of beautiful gardens.

Many parts of the grounds can be used for all types of functions and events, making it an impressive space for corporate entertaining, gala dinners, weddings and picnics. 

Garden Capacity : 10 – 1000 guests
Coach House / Stable Hire : 60 guests seated; 100 guests standing

Elsternwick, Victoria


Labassa is a heritage property noted for its opulent 19th century interiors. Built between 1863 and 1890 the property is in the French Renaissance style with an ornate interior.

This grand mansion can host functions of various sizes. The Drawing Room creates a glamorous setting for cocktail style entertaining whilst the Dining Room offers ideal corporate entertaining, for small sit-down dinners or private celebrations. The music room has ideal acoustics for performances.

Full Capacity : 60 guests seated; 120 guests standing; 120 guests conference

Caulfield North, Victoria
Como House & Gardens

Como House & Gardens

Centrally located in South Yarra, this property has been the home of stylish entertainment for Melbourne society since its construction in 1847.

Approximately five kilometers from central Melbourne, Como House and Garden offers breathtaking backdrops for all events ranging from magnificent gardens, the historic Ballroom, the modern Pavilion and exclusive garden marquee opportunities for your functions.

Como’s elegant Ballroom and modern Pavillion are perfect for private parties or corporate events.

Full Capacity : 60 guests seated; 100 guests standing; 60 guests conference

South Yarra, Victoria
Polly Woodside

Polly Woodside

Built in 1885 and having travelled the world as a cargo ship until 1968 the Polly Woodside is an iconic Melbourne landmark.

With panoramic views along the Yarra River combined with the atmosphere of this historical vessel, the Polly Woodside is a spectacular function venue.

Using Polly Woodside for your function gives you exclusive use of the ship comprising of the award winning interactive gallery, the theatrette and the beautiful surrounding wharf. 

Full Capacity : 200 guests standing

South Wharf, Victoria
The Substation

The Substation

The Substation is the unofficial jewel of the west. 
A venue that was originally used to convert electricity for the railways for half a century, Newport’s Substation is one of the oldest and also one of the largest.
The building itself is located at #1 Market st and is as an imposing a building as any other heritage listed building in Australia.
The Substation is a truly unique space. 12 years in the making it has become a creative hub for the west.
Functionally flexible, the space lends itself to various uses.
Full Capacity : 200 guests seated; 350 guests standing; 200 guests conference

Newport, Victoria