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Queensberry Hotel

Established in 1854, the heritage-listed Queensberry Hotel is one of the oldest pubs in Melbourne. It is one of Melbourne's oldest hotels, featuring a combination of boutique bar and classic pub. With a rich history as one of Melbourne's original meeting places, the Queensberry is well versed in meeting the needs of Melbourne's ever-changing community. Featuring many original features of the heritage building, we've recently renovated and currently house a bustling Public Bar, traditional Pub Dining Room, Swanston Street's biggest Beer Garden with covered and open-air spaces & full-service Cafe. Specialising in business luncheons and dinners, team building and trivia events, birthday parties and Christmas parties with excellent service in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. We don’t charge room hire fees here and we offer super competitive menu options to suit any budget. From sit down three-course formal affairs to cocktail offerings, to BBQ grazing to old fashioned platters - we have something to suit. We’re perfect for Corporate Events, Product Launches, Christmas & EOFY Parties, Trivia Nights, 18ths & 21sts, Book Clubs, Community Groups, Engagements & plenty more. We can offer private bars & dining spaces, quality AV equipment, lighting, full cafe setup, pool table & plenty more and have the convenience of a 3 am Liquor License. Centrally located on the corner of Swanston & Queensberry Streets in Carlton. with Tram routes 1, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 72 passing directly out front of the hotel and Routes 19, 57 & 59 a 5-minute walk from the hotel. Melbourne Central Station & the soon to open State Library & Parkville Train Stations are all within minutes walk of the hotel.

Queensberry Hotel Function Rooms

Swanston Bar

Swanston Bar

Celebrate in elegance in the periodic art deco Swanston Bar. This intimate lounge area with it's own dedicated street entry and private bar also has the ability to increase in function space size with optional inclusion of the adjoining Ter...

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The beer garden is a versatile space, with direct access to the Swanston St Bar. A flexible space it is perfect for both large or small groups seeking a banquet style sit down lunch or dinner, as well as, cocktail style events with high tab...

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Public Bar

Public Bar

Our recently refurbished public bar beautifully combines classic heritage style with modern elegance. With gorgeous high tables as well as open plan space, the public bar is the perfect space for both sit down and cocktail style events. Wit...

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Dining Room

Dining Room

The Side Room is perfect for small cocktail parties or intimate dinners. Complete with its own bar, lighting and separate AV system, this versatile room is great for smaller parties.No room hire fee for most functions with the exception of ...

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Terrace Area

Terrace Area

A semi private space with a combination of couches and high tables with bar stools, pool table, heaters and direct access to the Swanston St Bar. The Terrace Enclosure is ideal for cocktail parties of 50 people.

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Amenities & Extras

Food & Beverage

Bar Tab
BYO Drinks
Coffee / Tea
External Catering
Filtered Water
Inhouse Catering

AV Equipment

Video Conferencing

Basic Amenities

Air Con
Dance Floor
External Music
Flip Chart
Furniture Hire
Natural light
Outdoor Space
Pens & Paper
Room Hire Only
Smoking Area