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Something Blue

Never forget that something blue… After a year of lockdowns and uncertainty, 2021 was looking up. Life was becoming back to normal. Which meant that all of our wedding couples could finally stop holding their breaths and relax. What else could go wrong was the question on everyone’s lips? Well, we must have spoken too […]

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Never forget that something blue… After a year of lockdowns and uncertainty, 2021 was looking up. Life was becoming back to normal. Which meant that all of our wedding couples could finally stop holding their breaths and relax. What else could go wrong was the question on everyone’s lips? Well, we must have spoken too […]

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Featured Wedding A New Year Tradition Read More

A masked kiss from a stranger at midnight on New Years Eve is the stuff rom-coms are made of, right? Well, Natasha and Matthew seemed to want to make that a reality. The pair met when they were ‘kinda’ young over an online hook up which at the time, they say wasn’t really a thing. […]

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Featured Wedding A garden party like no other Read More

What a way to celebrate an engagement… When Ashley and Peter decided they wanted to celebrate their engagement with an intimate garden party with their family and friends in Melbourne, they knew to look no further than Showtime Event Group. Ashley immediately fell in love with Showtime’s venue, Rippon Lea Estate. The pool within the […]

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Featured Wedding Welcome to our newest venue, Aerial Read More

It’s no secret that Showtime Event Group is growing at a rapid rate. Coming out of a pandemic-ridden two years, the hospitality and entertainment industry has suffered a massive blow. Changes in direction for many companies has seen some succeed and some struggle. Thankfully, our excellence within the industry has seen us more determined than […]

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Featured Wedding Melbourne’s Catering Specialists Read More

Whether it’s at your place or ours, we make food that will not be forgotten. As Melbourne’s leading event specialists, we do what we do, well. Relishing in over 10 years in the business means that we have become leaders in our field of not only entertaining within our venues, but also providing world-class catering […]

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Featured Wedding It’s all in the detail…. Read More

Organising your wedding can be difficult at the best of times. For many, the hardest part isn’t the decision making, it’s knowing where to start! While it’s easy to get stuck on every detail, sometimes simple and easy to organise additions make the biggest difference to your day. So for now, let’s close that google […]

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Featured Wedding Puppy Love Read More

Organising a guest list and seating chart for a wedding can be difficult. You need to establish very early on who definitely has to come and who you would be okay with if they missed out. This often starts as a list of every family member and friend you have ever met and dwindles down […]

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Featured Wedding A Helping Hand Read More

After the last 18 months of living in a world tampered by Covid, Melbournians thought we had finally reached the end of lockdowns. Events and hospitality slowly began to re-open, along with a sense of normality. Suddenly, the news announced a new positive case, and before long we were back to talks of Lockdowns. The […]

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Featured Wedding Carefree & Contemporary – Holly & Dullah’s Wedding Day Read More

Holly & Dullah’s Ceremony and Reception at Cargo Hall. A spring wedding is always a favourite amongst couples, there is warmth, new life, and a feeling of new beginnings in the air. The October day of Holly and Abdullah’s wedding brought just that. The South Wharf promenade comes alive with the signs of sun, illuminating […]

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Featured Wedding Big Events, Big Spaces, Big Transformations Read More

On Saturday Night the State Library Victoria hosted the opening night party for the Australian premiere of ‘Come From Away’, playing at the Comedy Theatre. ‘Come From Away’, the winner of the 2019 Olivier Awards for Best New Musical, tells the remarkable true story of the small town that came together in the week following […]

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Featured Wedding From Humble Beginnings to Grand Love Stories Read More

The Melbourne Wedding Industry’s Growing Force Over the last year, Showtime Event Group has fast become one of the premier names in Melbourne’s rapidly changing weddings events industry. Winning some of the most coveted new and historical spaces around the city centre and beyond. From a sole venue in 2011 on South Wharf promenade (a […]

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Featured Wedding Weddings at Showtime Events Centre – 5 Reasons Why Read More

Showtime Events Centre is our first venue, our flagship, and Australia’s number one! Here’s five reasons why it should be at the top of your wedding list too. Location Situated on South Wharf Promenade, beside the Yarra River. South Wharf is located just outside the Melbourne CBD (while still having sky line views). Central enough for […]

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Featured Wedding Weddings at Cargo Hall – 5 Reasons Why Read More

Location, Location Like its sister venue, Showtime Events Centre, Cargo Hall is located on South Wharf Promenade, adjacent to the Yarra River and overlooking the Melbourne city skyline. This location means the best of both worlds, a spot that is central for guests no matter where they’re coming from, while being just outside the rat-race of […]

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Featured Wedding Nas & Christian’s Classically Intimate Wedding – The Isabella Fraser Room Read More

Unpredictable Melbourne weather decided it would keep us guessing on Saturday February 9th with grey clouds intermittently broken up with warm sunlight and blue sky. Certainly one way to keep with tradition. The classic Isabella Fraser Room within the State Library was set for Nas and Christian’s wedding ceremony. Decorated with gold tiffany chairs, vibrant green foliage […]

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Featured Wedding ‘Uncover Melbourne’ Day Tours – Recap Read More

As a part of the AIME ‘Uncover Melbourne’ series, Showtime Event Group spent the day taking out Hosted Buyers and Media to various activities and sites. Beginning at the deeply historical, and at times unnerving, Old Melbourne Gaol precinct. Guests were thrown in the deep-end with the ‘Lock-Up Experience’, where attendees are charged with criminal offences and […]

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Featured Wedding Jake – Operations at the Old Melbourne Gaol Read More

What is your role? Operations Supervisor, making sure all the gears and cogs are working together during an event. Choose 3 words to describe yourself Energetic, fun loving and just an all round nice guy Choose 3 words to describe yourself at work Hardworking, conscientious and determined. What aspect of your job do you enjoy […]

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Featured Wedding The Best in the Business – Weddings Suppliers at the State Library Read More

With a professional industry as big as Weddings, there has always been a great deal of passionate people involved. For what is a fun, but also at times a stressful business to be involved in. As a result the people who do stick around are the ones who really care about their product, whatever aspect […]

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Featured Wedding Isabella Fraser – A Brief History Read More

Built in 1932 the building was first known as the McAllan Gallery, originally designed and constructed for use by the National Gallery for many years before relocating to St. Kilda Roac, proceeded by the Melbourne Museum up until it’s transition to Carlton in 2002. The space over the years has undergone various transformations in that […]

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Featured Wedding BEA China – Event Recap Read More

On Monday 26th November, Showtime Event Group were proud to host the Business Sessions as part of the Greater China Showcase, presented by Tourism Australia. The program, for the first time held in Melbourne, introduced buyers from Greater China to business event destinations from around Australia. Over 50 international guests meet with 60 suppliers to see […]

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Featured Wedding PCOA – Event Recap Read More

A grand event for a grand space. Monday evening saw guests from the PCO Association descend on the State Library Victoria, treated to one of the first events in the palatial La Trobe Reading Room. One of the most spectacular venues in Melbourne. From an electronic DJ to a brilliant choir performing a Lion King classic. The event […]

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