Princes Walk, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia (View on map)
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1300 647 488
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About this Venue
Frequently Asked Questions
When is Riverland Bar open?
Fri – Sun 11am – 9pm
How do I get to Riverland Bar?
Riverland Bar is a 2 minute walk from Flinders Station. Cross the road to Federation Square and walk down the steps next to the lift facing the river.
The closest car park is at Federation Square which is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.
What's on the food and drink menu at Riverland Bar?
You can review the delicious Riverland Bar food and drink menu here.
What function spaces are available at Riverland Bar?
Host a cocktail or seated event for 30-40 people at The Lookout, and enjoy an uninterrupted view of some of the most iconic Melbourne landmarks. Boasting beautiful views to Yarra River Arts Centre in one direction and Princes Bridge on another, your guests will be able to see everything that makes this city so special from up high! We have different packages available - whether you want canapés with drinks served during dinner time or our BBQ buffet after sunset.
Includes: Semi-private riverfront location, Heritage listed boatshed views, high tables, stools & low bench seating, house music, umbrella, gas heaters, feature planter boxes.
Bluestone offers the perfect location to take your guests for a semi-private function, as it spans both an indoor and outdoor floorplan. With fresh greenery and industrial-chic finishes in its historical décor that ensures comfort no matter what the weather may be like outside, Bluestone is sure to suit any event!
Includes: Semi-private riverfront location, heritage-listed boatshed views, bluestone walls, feature pot plants, high tables and stools, house music, fairy-lit umbrellas outside, ceiling and feature lighting inside, bi-fold doors to enclose inside and gas heaters and umbrella outside.
The Private Deck at Riverland Bar is an exclusive premium outdoor function space nestled alongside the Princes Bridge. Its bluestone walls complement the iconic backdrop of Arts Centre Melbourne, which can be seen in full view from the deck's lush green grass and oak trees that dot its landscape. The space provides a perfect location for private function guests to casually enjoy themselves while overlooking this magnificent scenery or take part in one of our many activities such as playing lawn games like Jenga! It also comes complete with an optional mobile bar and dedicated bartender so they don't have to worry about getting thirsty during their celebration here- all drinks will come right out onto their own personal table without delay thanks to these convenient features designed just for them!
Includes: Exclusive riverfront location, Southbank and Princes Bridge views, private entry, bluestone walls, feature pot plants, picnic tables, mic, live music option, house music, ipod connection, fairy-lit umbrellas, and free standing heaters, *optional marquee, *optional pop-up bar (*additional costs)
A Half Venue hire at Riverland is the perfect choice if you want to offer your guests flexibility and freedom. Guests have two exclusive bars, flexible furniture options, toilets available for use throughout this beer garden-style venue in summer or winter months. In warmer temperatures enjoy Southbank views with Yarra River access on site before stepping into a heat zone complete with overhead coverings that will keep you warm when it's cooler outside!
Includes: Semi-private riverfront location, heritage listed boatshed & Princes Bridge views, bluestone walls, feature pot plants, high tables and stools, bench seating & tables, house music, fairy-lit umbrellas outside, ceiling and feature lighting inside, gas heaters and umbrellas, BBQ & feature bar.
How much does an event cost at Riverland Bar?
Events at Riverland Bar start from 500.00.
This may be subject to change due to seasonality, day of the week, duration and your specific requirements. For an accurate quote for your event please send an enquiry or contact one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts.
What type of events can be hosted at Riverland Bar?
The following types of events can be held at Riverland Bar:
- Hens Night
- Networking Event
- Product Launch
- School Formal
- Engagement Party
- Corporate Offsite
- 21st Birthday Party
- 30th Birthday Party
- End of Financial Year Party
- 40th Birthday Party
- Awards Dinner
- Birthday Party
- Christmas Party
- Cocktail Party
- Corporate Function
- 50th Birthday Party
- Trivia Night
- Gala Dinner
- University Ball
- 18th Birthday Party
- Bat Mitzvah
- Bar Mitzvah
- Private Dining
- Executive Retreat
- Bridal shower
- Baby shower
If your specific event type is not on the list, contact one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts and they will check if Riverland Bar is able to facilitate your event or will help you find an alternate venue.
How do I find out if Riverland Bar is available for my event date?
The best way to find out if Riverland Bar is available for your event date is to send an enquiry through or get in contact with one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts.
Availability at many venues around the country is limited so if your date is flexible, please let the VenueNow team know and the venue may be able to provide a range of dates that suit your needs.
What catering / food and beverage options are available at Riverland Bar?
The following food and beverage / catering options are available for guests at Riverland Bar:
- Filtered Water
- Inhouse Catering
- Bar Tab
- Coffee / Tea
- External Catering
- BYO Drinks
For more information regarding food and beverage / catering options, please contact a VenueNow Event Booking Expert.
What steps are involved in booking an event at Riverland Bar?
There are a few steps involved in booking an event at Riverland Bar and the VenueNow team are here to do the heavy lifting for you.
Firstly, contact the VenueNow team by submitting an enquiry or speaking to one of our team members online or over the phone. We'll need to collect a few details from you, such as your:
- Event type
- Number of people attending
- Preferred event date & time (and if this is flexible)
- Budget (per person or total)
- Room layout
- Food and beverage / catering requirements
- Any other requirements
Once we've gathered these details, the VenueNow team will contact the team at Riverland Bar to check:
1) Can they host the event on your preferred date / time? If not, what are some alternate dates / times?
2) What is the estimated cost based on your event requirements?
This process tends to take around 1 business day on average to receive a response from the venue. Once we've received a response, the VenueNow team will contact you as soon as possible.
If you're happy with the proposed price and dates / times, the VenueNow team will connect you with Riverland Bar to finalise your booking (which may include a site visit if you choose to do so).
VenueNow provides this service free of charge to you as we are paid a small fee by Riverland Bar if you book via us.
I have more questions. How do I get in contact?
There are a number of ways you can get in contact:
1) Call the VenueNow team on 1300 647 488 during business hours AEST
2) Contact the VenueNow team via our online chat in the bottom right of the screen
3) Submit an enquiry via the form on the page
The VenueNow team usually reply within a few hours during Australian business.