Melbourne Zoo - Compass Catering

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Elliott Avenue
Parkville , VIC 3052


Function rooms


Melbourne Zoo is the perfect place to hold your next special event.

With a variety of function rooms to choose from – all of them beautiful inside and out – we have a room-with-a-view to suit your needs.

Within our overall function spaces, the following features are available:

Venue Capacities

Minimum Capacity 1Cocktail party - 3 hours food & beverage$
Maximum Capacity 1000Lunch or Dinner - 4 hours food and beverage$
Maximum Standing 1000Conference - Day package$
Maximum Table Seating 280ACCOMMODATIONFROM
Maximum Theatre 300Per Room$

ROOMCocktail Cocktail with Dance Floor Banquet Banquet with Dance Floor Theatre Theatre with Dance Floor Classroom U-Shape Style Boardroom Style Area (M2) Ceiling Height (M)
Lawns  80-1000                    
Japanese Gardens  90                    
Platypus Lawn  200                    
Pavilions  50-150                    
Bandstand  20                    
INDOOR VENUES                      
Lakeside Room  200    140  120  180            
Lakeside Terrace  100                    
Leopard Lodge  650    280  240  300            
Rainforest Room  150    120  80  90            
Island Room (part of Rainforest Room)  50    40    30    24  12  16    
Amazon Room (part of Rainforest Room)  100    80    60    45  18  26    
Bong Su Room  200    130  120  120    75  30  24    
Mek Kapah Terrace  200                    

Event Suitability

Conference:  yes
Corporate:  yes
Social:  yes
Wedding Receptions:  yes
Wedding Ceremonies:  yes
Training Events:  yes
Sporting Club Events:  yes
21st Birthdays:  yes
Deb Balls and School Formals:  no
After Parties:  
Underage Events:  
18th Birthdays:  
Religious Events:  
Dinner Dances:  yes
Exhibition/Product Launch:  yes
Concerts:  yes
Hens & Bucks Nights:  

Food & Beverages

Catered:  yes
Allow External Catering:  no
Licensed:  yes
Allow External Beverages:  no
Licensed Hours:  

Other Requirements

AV - Sound Lighting, Staging Etc.:  yes
Views:  yes
Parking:  yes
Outdoor Facilities:  yes
Disabled Access and Facilities:  yes
Public Transport Nearby:  yes

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