Functions and Venues

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria in Melbourne and Cranbourne are great places for functions, including wedding ceremonies and other special events.

Event spaces

Melbourne Gardens

Private functions, including weddings, anniversaries and other special celebrations, can be held at a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces by arrangement with the following licensed operators:

Wedding ceremonies and photography

For information about wedding ceremonies and photography within Melbourne Gardens, please contact Blakes Feast.

To enquire about ceremonies and photography at Gardens House, please contact Atlantic Group

Cranbourne Gardens

Unfortunately we are not currently taking function bookings as the Tarnuk Room is currently closed while we work on an exciting new function experience for Cranbourne Gardens.  


Melbourne Gardens

Jardin Tan

Explore the vibrant, dynamic flavours of French-Indochina in a warm, welcoming space perfect for a bite with friends, a formal event or a lingering lunch. Jardin Tan represents the truest expression of the farm-to-table philosophy, celebrating the organic produce grown on-site within the Gardens. 

Cafe with dine-in options and kiosk
Daily, 8am – 3pm

For all enquiries:

T 03 9691 3878

The Terrace

Fine food, wine and Melbourne's most spectacular views come together at The Terrace. With a sweeping outlook over the Ornamental Lake to Government House, indoor and outdoor dining is delightful. Open for lunch, Devonshire tea, high tea, coffee and cake. Picnic Hampers are available, and include a gourmet selection of sandwiches and baguettes, salads, dips, cheese, crackers, petite fours and fresh fruit. More information regarding Picnic Hampers is available here

Cafe with dine-in options
Fri to Sun, 9.30am – 3.30pm
Kiosk for takeaways only
Daily, 9.30am – 3.30pm

T 03 9820 9590

The Terrace has seating with backrests and a designated unisex all-abilities toilet.