Best Melbourne Christmas Party Venues in 2022

POSTED ON Sep 10, 2022

Looking for the perfect Christmas party venue? You can relax, here’s our top picks of Melbourne Christmas Party venues for 2022. From smart and stylish to luxe to down right fun!

  1. Ovolo South Yarra
  2. Portside Food & Wine
  3. The Victoria Hotel
  4. Melbourne Showgrounds
  5. Grow Event Space
  6. The Oxford Scholar
  7. The George Lounge
  8. Treetops at Melbourne Museum
  9. The Park
  10. College Lawn Hotel
  11. Eureka 89
  12. Ballers Clubhouse
  13. Baroq House

1. Ovolo South Yarra

Christmas Packages to Impress

Looking to treat your crew to something unique and memorable this Christmas? Look no further, Ovolo South Yarra takes its design cues from the days of disco, rock gods and retro glamour.

They have put together some festive offers including an upgrade on your beverage packages when you book an event package or a $200 bar tab to splurge in the Basement Bar when you book a day delegate package.

Send your requirements and request a package from Ovolo South Yarra

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2. Frontside Food and Wine, Port Melbourne

The Best Kind of End of Year Events

Surrounded by trees, greenery and the low rise commercial buildings of Port Melbourne, this once Chocolate factory has been transformed into that relaxing and inviting inner-city venue your team and guests will love.

Frontside boasts flexible event space, outdoor seating and a variety of catering options to suit your event style. Seated meals range between $55pp and $95pp, cocktail packages start from $15pp with lots of opportunities to upgrade with cheese wheels, charcuterie boards, woodfired pizza and dessert stations. Beverage packages and bar tabs are available for all of your drinking needs. Total capacity is 50 seated, 100 standing and there is plenty of street parking near the venue.

Request full package details

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3. The Victoria Hotel, Melbourne CBD

Versatile EOY Functions

Looking for a seamless and flawlessly delivered event; The Victoria Hotel has Christmas all wrapped up for you. Conveniently located on Little Collins Street in the heart of the Melbourne CBD, The Victoria Hotel offers several versatile event spaces and room configurations to match your needs.

Whether it’s an intimate gathering in one of their private dining rooms or a gala event in the art deco inspired ballroom; the catering, AV, technology and service is top notch. The menu has a strong focus on locally sourced and seasonal ingredients.

Request a Christmas functions package from The Victoria Hotel

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4. Melbourne Showgrounds

EOY Gala Events

Located close to public transport, major arterials and accommodation, Victoria Pavilion is a state of the art venue with a seating capacity of up to 1200 guests. 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 menus for Victoria Pavilion are designed to champion top quality ingredients and award-winning products. Ranging from simple stand-up finger food and appetisers to a sit down degustation, the menu options are as flexible as they are delicious.

Request a functions kit.

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5. Grow Event Space, Bayside

Surrounded by Greenery

We love this bright and and fresh venue space located in the grounds of Gills nursery. It’s abundant in natural light and lush greenery with an open plan design. Inside, the polished concrete, natural oak and floor to ceiling windows bring the outside in. Step outside to the pool terrace for a pre-meal drink and soak up the surrounding plant life and designer pots.

Catering partners Blakes Feast put on a fantastic all inclusive food and drinks package for both sit down and cocktail style Christmas functions. The venue is all yours for the 4 hours and includes use of the in-house AV equipment. Onsite parking is free. Find out more

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6. The Oxford Scholar, Melbourne CBD

Christmas Functions 2022

The Oxford Scholar go “all out” in ensuring you are full of cheer, whether’s it’s an EOFY party, Christmas in July function or the big shin dig at the end of the year. For Chrimbo lovers, they offer a bespoke canape menu with a Christmas twist; think pigs in blankets, beefy Yorkshires, and mini Christmas puds.

With a variety of canapes and drinks packages, function areas and the capability to accommodate sit-down or cocktail functions, the Oxford will take care of the details so that you and your crew can relax and enjoy the festivities!

Request a festive package from The Oxford Scholar

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7. The George Lounge, St Kilda

Self Catering Venue

In the basement of the heritage listed George Hotel, you’ll find a 1970s Miami and New York inspired luxe lounge with laid back vibes. It has recently gone through a complete facelift and is a gem of a spot for functions. It has a total capacity of 120 guests and an open plan design but you have 3 options; full venue (120 people), Main Bar (100 people) and the VIP Side room (30-50people)

This is a full licensed bar venue with a range of drinks packages available. You can however organise your own catering, so if you have something in mind, chat with the venue.

And, if there are some serious party animals in your crew, The George Lounge has a late license.

Request a Christmas package from The George Lounge

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8. Treetops, Carlton Gardens

Festive Celebrations

A beautiful location to celebrate the year; Treetops at Melbourne Museum is a favourite spot for EOY events, festive luncheons and presentations. With floor-to-ceiling glass and stunning views over historic Carlton Gardens, the natural light floods the fresh, modern space.

Get package ideas for Treetops

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9. The Park, Albert Park

A Lakeside Event

This premium waterside events venue is easily accessible from the Melbourne CBD and offers a tranquil lakeside setting and Melbourne city skyline views. As well as the spectacular views, your guests will also be in awe of the unique interiors with lofty high ceilings, polished concrete floors and chandeliers.

The Christmas food and drinks packages showcase a range of menus, offering traditional cuisine that is enhanced by contemporary flair. A lunch, dinner or lavish cocktail party, The Park can host events from 50 through to 500 guests.

Contact The Park

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10. College Lawn Hotel, Prahan

Relaxed Christmas Parties

This iconic Melbourne pub makes you feel right at home and will relax even the most stressed out member of your team. The function spaces include; the “Beer Garden” with a sheltered section, the “Courtyard Bar” with a high retractable roof and the inviting and light-filled “Terrace” room.

The venue offers almost every catering style you could ask for; platters, canapes, sit-down menus and BBQ packages. Beverage packages are also available, as well as Bar tab. College Lawn Hotel will be in high demand this season, check out their spaces and send an enquiry

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11. Eureka 89

Stunning Private Dining Experience

You’ve had a great year, your team or clients are amazing and you want to treat them to the very best. Look no further and secure your spot at Eureka 89.

Together, you can soak up unrivalled views at Level 89 of Eureka Tower with the jaw dropping panorama across Melbourne and Port Phillip Bay. Enjoy exquisite food and drinks whilst being waited on in this unique setting.

There is a private dining area on the South Point that suits groups over 20 people. Larger events are catered for on the Northern Point of the venue. If you have a big gala event planned, the maximum capacity is 400 guests for the entire venue.

Request a package from Eureka 89

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12. Ballers Clubhouse, China Town

Fun Fun Fun

It’s new, it’s different and it’s a lot of fun. Steer away from the “norm” this season and book one of the many cool rooms at Ballers Clubhouse. Here’s just a taster:

The Poolhouse

This Miami-inspired hotel room features 4 shufflecourts, cabanas and a giant swim-up style bar – what more could you want? Ideal if your company has between 30 and 80 staff.

Ping Pong Galore

Ballers like to cater for ping pong fanatics. Their “Ping Pong Precinct” is a private room with 7 tables, room to dance and DJ party vibes; great for larger parties between 80 and 200 guests. If your team like a bit of Ping Pong but you are looking for something a bit more dialled down; “Champions Bar” is a decadent private playroom with a mix of ottomans, couches, a private bar and a Ping Pong table centre piece for casual game play. Champions Bar holds up to 50 guests.

A good selection of canape menus and drinks packages are available to keep you and your people nourished throughout the games.

Send an enquiry to Ballers and see what they recommend for your shindig

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13. Baroq House, Melbourne CBD

Glamorous Christmas Functions

Be remembered for organising the most luxurious Christmas party in your company’s history at Baroq House. Choose between a private booth or table, or wow your crowd with exclusive venue hire. These guys have hosted some large and well known organisations over the years and can certainly deliver a bespoke and stylish affair with a bang.

Delicious canapes and sharing platters are on the menu and tailored and themed menus can be also be created.

Send your EOY function requirements to Baroq

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