Engagement Party Venues

What makes The Park the best engagement venue in Melbourne?

A special, once-in-a-lifetime occasion such as an engagement party is worthy of a truly majestic setting such as you will find at The Park in South Melbourne. This magical wedding reception and engagement party venue boasts awe-inspiring, light-filled function spaces able to host a super-sized guest list in comfort and style.

What makes The Park uniquely special is its ability to cater for smaller groups too, using adjustable walls to create romantic and inviting spaces for intimate engagement parties, weddings, birthdays, christenings and small-scale corporate events.

Showcasing exquisite chandeliers, a blissful lakeside aspect, architecturally designed feature windows and many romantic spots for beautiful photographs, The Park is the perfect venue for every engagement party.

The Park can configure the ideal space to host guest lists comprising 50 through to 500 seated engagement party guests. This flexibility also features in their great choice of food and beverage packages, designed to provide the perfect options to cater for your guests.

The Park is ideally located within South Melbourne’s Albert Park for easy access to public transport and hotel accommodation, while also providing an idyllic setting making it one of the most romantic engagement venues in Melbourne.

Does The Park Melbourne have an outdoor engagement venue?

Our warehouse-like function spaces with floor-to-ceiling windows allowing abundant natural light certainly have an airy indoor/outdoor feel, embracing the full beauty of the natural environment from within this all-season venue.

Featuring spellbinding waterfront vistas, our premier location also offers a covered balcony for a romantic outdoor gathering accompanied by hand-crafted cocktails and sensational canapés.

Talk to us about your dream engagement party and take a tour of our remarkable party venue to arrange the perfect event space and accompanying food and beverage package for your engagement celebrations.

What is the capacity of The Park’s engagement venue?

The Park Melbourne is the perfect venue for exclusive engagement parties of 50 important guests, but it can just as easily host an engagement celebration for up to 500 seated or up to 1000 standing guests in elegant style within its open and inviting atmosphere.

What packages can you choose from for your engagement party?

Our expert hospitality team are there to discuss your needs and help you determine a food and beverage package to suit your preferred party style and your budget. A choice of four beverage packages are available to accompany your chosen menu, with upgrades available.

For such an important event as your engagement party you want to choose from food and beverage packages which are as notable as the magnificent lakeside setting, as inspiring as the sparkling ambience and as memorable as the celebratory mood.

What are the dining options for engagement parties?

Inspired chefs offer a range of food and beverage packages designed to complement the style and theme of your engagement party. Fresh flavours, locally sourced produce and contemporary cooking techniques are used to create culinary delights to wow even your most discerning foodie friends.

Indulge in our enticing Canape Menu perfect for keeping the mood lively at large-scale events, or enjoy a range of cuisines from the Classic Set Menu if you want your guests to sit back and relax as they celebrate and reflect upon your special day.

Dine in style when you choose the Luxe Set Menu which offers sophisticated culinary choices befitting the calibre of the occasion, or opt for our delicious gourmet food stations showcasing tantalising bites to keep the party mood going.

Where is The Park located?

The Park is ideally located in South Melbourne on the banks of the beautiful lake within the scenic setting of Albert Park. Our address is 36 Lakeside Drive, Albert Park. Just ten minutes from the CBD, The Park is perfectly accessible to convenient public transport and premier hotel accommodation, yet it has a worlds-away-from-anywhere feel.