Engagement Party Venue Melbourne

Congratulations, you’re engaged! Celebrate your journey down the aisle with up to 200 guests at South Yarra’s award-winning engagement party venue

Featuring modern function rooms, award winning menus and professional service, the Botanical has earned its reputation as an institution in Melbourne’s hospitality scene.

From intimate family dinners to extravagant cocktail parties, we have a range of romantic function rooms and bespoke catering packages for your engagement party.

Engagement Party Spaces

Discover five glamorous function rooms available to hire for engagement parties.


Host your engagement party in one of Melbourne’s most acclaimed dining rooms. Reservations for this area are available for and small and large table sizes. Hire this area exclusively and enjoy access to the private bar and AV facilities.

Sitting: 80  |  Standing: 150

The Bar

Stand up and celebrate your engagement party from our Bar. Marvel at our skilled cocktail bar tenders and impress your guests from our stylish birthday party venue. The main bar and Archer room can be combined for larger engagement celebrations.

Standing: 200


Alfresco is a semi-outdoor space that has great flow, lots of light and looks out to the Royal Botanic Gardens across domain road. This area is available for intimate engagement parties.

Sitting: 16  |  Standing: 30

Archer Room

This bright and beautiful space is one of Melbourne’s most sought after engagement party locations. The beautiful courtyard features a vertical garden, its own private bar, fireplace and AV facilities, making it the perfect space to host your engagement party.

Sitting: 44  |  Standing: 70

Private Dining Room

The Botanical’s private dining room is a stylish and formal space for engagement parties. Overlooking the long table is our wine wall showcasing rare and premium wines from around the globe. Indulge in our set menus and let our chefs spoil you and your closest friends and family with an intimate dining experience.

Sitting: 24

Engagement Party Packages

Whether you’re looking to enjoy dinner with family, or cocktails with friends, a range of engagement party packages are available at Melbourne’s best function venue.

Set Menus

Gather your loved ones for a celebratory feast prepared by our award winning chefs. Each dish from our set menus are made with the highest quality ingredients sourced from local producers.

Hot & Cold Canapés

Mingle with family and friends as you graze on a selection of seasonal canapés designed by our award-winning chefs.

Set Breakfast Menu

From bridal brunches or breakfast with the boys. Enjoy the most important meal of the day and indulge in an extravagant continental breakfast.

Beverage Packages

Toast to the one you love most with our free flowing beverage packages. Choose from a range of premium beverage packages featuring wines, tap beers and spirits.

Start Planning Your Engagement Party

If you would like to celebrate your special event at Melbourne’s best engagement party venue, please call our functions team or complete the form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you.