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Venue

The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens

Birdwood Ave, South Yarra VIC 3141, Australia (View on map)

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1300 647 488

ID

2946

Capacity 5 - 360 People
Catering Internal Catering Only
Amenities & Extras
Accessible
Accommodation
Air Con
Bar Tab
BYO Drinks
Coffee / Tea
Dance Floor
External Catering
External Music
Filtered Water
Flip Chart
Furniture Hire
Inhouse Catering
Lighting
Microphone
Natural light
Outdoor Space
Parking
Pens & Paper
Projector
Receptionist
Restroom
Security
Shared Kitchen
Smoking Area
Speakers
Stage
Teleconference
TV
Video Conferencing
Whiteboard
WiFi

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Outdoor Lawn Areas

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Tennyson Lawn

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Taxodium Lawn

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Rose Pavilion

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Nymphea Lake East

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Nymphea Lake West

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Tecoma Pavilion

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Picnic Point

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Princes Lawn

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About this Venue

Frequently Asked Questions

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.


How much does an event cost at The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens?

Events at The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens start from 15000.00.

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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens?

The following types of events can be held at The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens:
- Wedding
- Networking Event
- Meeting
- Engagement Party
- End of Financial Year Party
- Corporate Function
- Conference
- Cocktail Party
- Christmas Party
- Christening
- AGM
- 50th Birthday Party
- 40th Birthday Party
- 30th Birthday Party
- Awards Dinner
- Baby shower
- Ceremony
- Private Dining
- Birthday Party
- 18th Birthday Party
- 21st Birthday Party
- Bar Mitzvah
- Bat Mitzvah
- Gala Dinner
- Product Launch

If your specific event type is not on the list, contact one of VenueNow's Event Booking Experts and they will check if The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens is able to facilitate your event or will help you find an alternate venue.


How do I find out if The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens is available for my event date?

The best way to find out if The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens 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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens?

The following food and beverage / catering options are available for guests at The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens:
- Coffee / Tea
- Inhouse Catering

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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens?

There are a few steps involved in booking an event at The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens 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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens 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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens 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 The Old Melbourne Observatory, Royal Botanic Gardens if you book via us.

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