Why you'll love Polly Woodside
- Offers a unique event venue in a historical museum ship.
- Experience the sensation of being on an authentic tall ship.
- Sweeping river views and city skyline directly opposite the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.
After travelling 1.5 million miles and circumnavigating the world 17 times over, The Polly Woodside now welcomes you aboard. Built in Belfast in 1885, the three masted cargo vessel carried coal and wheat between England and South America. “Experience the sensation of being on an authentic tall ship nestled alongside the Melbourne Convention, Exhibition Centre and Yarra River. Find your sea legs as you enter the motion room to the modern gallery and theatrette and be absorbed by the gripping stories, emotions, and characters behind this unique attraction. Then, step aboard the 19th Century Polly Woodside and be immersed in what life was like at sea.”
Polly Woodside Function Rooms
Built in 1885 and having travelled the world as a cargo ship until 1968 the Polly Woodside is an iconic Melbourne landmark. With panoramic views along the Yarra River combined with the atmosphere of this historical vessel, the Polly Woodsid...