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Plaza Ballroom at Plaza Ballroom

Why you'll love this venue

  • Prime Melbourne Location: Situated in the heart of Melbourne's "Paris End," this world-famous venue offers easy access and prestige.
  • Ideal for Glamourous Events: From lavish weddings to gala dinners, Plaza Ballroom caters to opulent and high-profile functions with its grandeur.
  • Top-tier Catering Experience: Indulge in award-winning catering inspired by renowned restaurants, making your event a culinary delight.
This ballroom is an iconic event space situated at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre on Collins Street. Originally built in 1929, Marriner Group reopened the ballroom in 1996 after an extensive refurbishment, providing a modern-day event venue within this spectacular setting. Complete with grand staircase entry, remarkable architecture, stunning chandeliers and decorative stage, the venue benefits from a flexible floor plan and celebrates award-winning catering inspired by today’s top restaurant food culture. Facilitating lunches or gala dinner events for 200 to 550 guests, cocktail receptions for 400 to 1,200 guests and presentation-style events for 400 to 800 guests, we also host a limited number of wedding receptions starting from $195 a head.

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Room Layouts & Capacity


Amenities & Extras

$= Additional Cost

Food & Beverage

BYO Drinks$
Coffee / Tea
Filtered Water
Venue Offers Catering

Audio Visual Equipment (AV)


Other Amenities & Extras

Air Con
Dance Floor
External Music or DJ$
Room Hire Only
Smoking Area

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Sofia Gutkin

November 21, 2023

Gorgeous venue for a work Christmas party. The food and wine were excellent this year (an improvement on last year) and the serving staff were great, although our "drinks manager" tended to disappear from time to time and some people at our table had to go and look for her.

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Greg H

November 24, 2023

Attended an event here and this venue is just sensational. Everything about it exudes excellence and history. A group of us attended and we were not disappointed from the quality of the food, drink and friendly service. It is also worth having a close look at the architecture of this ballroom too, its just fantastic. The atmospheric lighting that lit the space took our experience to another level. Well done to all involved.

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Deen Hameed

April 28, 2023

An amazing iconic venue in the heart of the city. Beautiful provenance and dates back to the 1920s and captures all the glitz and glamour of the point end of town. Excellent live band Baker boys with a wide repertoire and an excellent auctioneer rounded off the excellent food and a great result for a very worthy charity. Money well spent

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Moe Moe (Mo)

May 6, 2022

Excellent place. Serves and staff. Lamb was exquisite, chic not so much. Security and wait staff Excellent... Well done..

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M Short

September 17, 2019

Elegant. Classy. The ideal Gala Dinner venue. Good food and excellent service. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience and with the clear acoustics we danced the night away.

Venue Hours

PricingFrom $30,800

Event Types

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