Riverland is one of Melbourne’s original iconic waterfront venues. The heritage listed venue is situated in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD, on the banks of the Yarra River. This hidden gem has a versatile range of outdoor and indoor spaces, perfect for corporate and social functions.

Guests are provided with exceptional service that is professionally delivered with a casual personalised twist; creating a truly memorable customer experience is Riverland’s passion.

Looking for a bar, function, or waterfront venue for hire near Melbourne CBD? Riverland Bar offers all this and more. Whether you’re planning a corporate event, social gathering, or simply seeking a picturesque spot to unwind by the river, Riverland’s unique blend of heritage charm, versatile spaces, and exceptional service ensures a memorable experience for all.

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We’ve also got fun and unique ways to celebrate a birthday, hens or special occasion. Check out our riverside experiences of Gin High Tea and Bottomless Pizza & Spritz below.


Private Deck

The Space

The Private Deck at Riverland Bar is an exclusive premium outdoor function space nestled alongside the Princes Bridge. Its bluestone walls complement the iconic backdrop of Arts Centre Melbourne, the Southbank precinct and heritage listed boatsheds. The space provides the perfect location for private function guests to casually enjoy the sun in summer or bask under the heaters and umbrellas in winter.


Half Venue Riverland

The Space

A Half Venue hire at Riverland is the perfect choice if you want to offer your guests flexibility and freedom to freely mingle across different areas throughout the beer garden. Soak up the summer sun or bask in the warmth provided by heaters through the cooler months. Get access to two exclusive bars, flexible furniture options, toilets, Yarra River and Southbank views.