The Boatbuilders Yard

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Prices The Boatbuilders Yard

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Capacity The Boatbuilders Yard

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  • What is the min guest requirement for a reception?


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Features The Boatbuilders Yard

  • What is the type of venue?

    Restaurant Weddings
  • What style is your venue?

    Affordable, Art Deco
  • What kind of scenery is your venue set in?

    Inner City
  • What type of settings does your venue feature?


  • Which types of catering options do you offer?

    In-house catering
  • What kind of services, facilities and amenities do you offer?

    Bar services, Parking, Wet weather cover, Wheelchair Access, WIFI, Audio Equipment, Chair Covers, Heating System, Linens, Sound, Music, Photos, Food

Cuisine The Boatbuilders Yard

  • What type of cuisine do you offer?

  • What kind of bar service does your venue provide?

    Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, Premium Liquor, Specialty Beer

The Boatbuilders Yard Frequently Asked Questions

  • How much does a wedding cost in The Boatbuilders Yard?

    The Boatbuilders Yard minimum wedding prices range from $50-$60 per person and maximum wedding prices range from $120-$150 per person.

  • What is the guest capacity of The Boatbuilders Yard?

    The Boatbuilders Yard has a maximum capacity of 200-250 people for a dinner wedding and a maximum capacity of 200-250 people for a cocktail wedding.

  • What kind of services and facilities are offered in The Boatbuilders Yard?

    The Boatbuilders Yard provides events such as photos, bar services, parking, music, food, wheelchair access, chair covers, wet weather cover, audio equipment, sound, linens, wifi and heating system.

  • What kind of events does the The Boatbuilders Yard carry out?

    Apart from weddings, The Boatbuilders Yard provides services such as after party, engagement party, ceremony, bridal shower and reception.

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About The Boatbuilders Yard

The Boatbuilders Yard is a waterfront bar and café which boasts of amazing views of Melbourne city and the Yarra River. Located at South Wharf, the venue preserves the elegance of the famous Maritime district. This wedding space is the perfect one for casual and relaxed functions, whether it is an informal or a formal event. The Boatbuilders wedding venue is the ideal venue for couples who do not prefer formal but rather formal weddings.

Facilities and Capacity

The Boatbuilders Yard is a wedding venue with multiple spaces for you to hold your wedding. These spaces include:
• The Waterfront: The Waterfront can host from 20 guests to 50 guests. It is ideal for a casual wedding. From the waterfront venue, your guests will have a backdrop of Melbourne city and amazing views of the Yarra River. This space has a warehouse design that encompasses both open and covered areas.
• Dukes: Dukes has a capacity for 50 guests to 80 guests. It is a semi-private space located in the stunning beer gardens. From the Dukes, you will see the views of the top buildings in Melbourne.
• The decks: The deck is a versatile wedding space with 80 guests to 250 guests. This stylish event space is situated on the banks of the Yarra River, which is famous for its versatility owing to the movable glass panels. The venue has both a heated indoor space and a well-aired outdoor space.
If you wish to take memorable Boatbuilders Yard wedding photos, you can do so in the stunning interior spaces or the open outdoor areas.


• Background music that is played through in-house systems
• Freestanding and ceiling heaters to allow for year-round use of the spaces
• Retractable umbrellas and awnings to ensure outdoor spaces can be used for all weathers
• Wheelchair accessibility
• An internal sound system, Wi-Fi, a wireless mic, a live music license, and a TV


You can use the stunning venues as they are with the views of the remarkable architectures and the superb designs. However, if you wish to choose your desired fresh flowers, plants, or accessories, you can talk to the reliable event managers who will guide you in this. Festoon and garden lights will also make the rooms brighter.

In-House Catering

• A dedicated catering team at this wedding venue will prepare a comprehensive menu and beverage package for you.
• The menu for this event will include your preferred dishes, entrees, and desserts.
• The four-hour beverage package will consist of your preferred selection of cocktail drinks and other beverages.
• Various catering options ranging from grazers to a BBQ.

The Boatbuilders Yard is a stylish event space that is perfect for couples who are looking for something casual and informal. It is an award-winning function space that has been behind the success of multiple weddings. The Boatbuilders Yard wedding prices are very affordable, and they have packages for every budget. Get in touch today by filling the form, if you want to request the pricing for this stunning event venue.

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    23 S Wharf Promenade, South Wharf VIC 3006,

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