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Portico Room & Balcony

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  • 40

  • 120

  • 110

90/130 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Availability – Always available

Undoubtedly one of the most impressive views in Melbourne, this stunning vista includes the Arts Centre spire, Flinders Street Station and St Paul’s Cathedral.


Waive to the adoring public, as have many before you.


A fantastic spot for cocktail receptions, this space can also be used for arrival drinks in conjunction with either the Yarra or Melbourne Rooms.


The balcony space can be enclosed with blinds to provide additional shelter and the supporting Portico Room is available for predinner drinks: dine under the stars in spectacular style in this space.





  • CBD views

  • Close to pubic transport and parking

  • Audio

  • Lectern with Microphone

  • Wireless Internet

  • Walking distance to accomodation


    I’ve had several events at Showtime now – and they ALWAYS make my job incredibly easy and knock the quality and service out of the park! ALL of their staff are incredibly lovely and accommodating!

    — KAT


Melbourne CBD

The Melbourne Town Hall is positioned closely to a range of public transport facilities, and 24 hour parking at Secure Parking, located at 522 Flinders Lane.


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