The Terrace Tea Rooms & Function Centre

                 Wedding Reception Viewings

The Terrace is Melbourne's best kept secret for Wedding Receptions. Situated in the middle of the Royal Botanic Gardens, set on the stunning Ornamental Lake, we are yet to disappoint!

Don't miss out on the perfect location for your upcoming reception! Contact Renee today to organise a site inspection or to attend the next open viewing!!!

               (thanks to the boys at Epic Photo)

           Summer at The Terrace

   What a great time to come to the gardens! The sun is shining, the birds are singing and we have a lovely outdoor patio space to enjoy a coffee and   some scones or maybe a glass of wine!

        Looking for a unique location to hold your next function?

Why not consider the Terrace for a picturesque     setting for your event.

   Dates are filling fast!

         Please call the office on 9820 9590

    to make an enquiry



Come down and enjoy Melbourne's iconic Botanic Gardens for a family day or a romantic picnic for 2. The Terrace offers an open bistro style restaurant between 9.45am and 2.30pm and beverage and cafe food until 5.00pm.

Click Here to see our bistro menu

Melbourne's first PUNTING ON THE LAKE has commenced outside The Terrace... check out their website here.

Together we have created a wonderful package to enjoy both the scenery of the gardens as well as a traditional High Tea.

More information on the Punting/High Tea package here. Please contact the Punt Tours directly for any Punt only bookings.

Planning on having some drinks in the gardens with your friends or family? Pre-book a Gourmet Picnic Box through us during the office hours of 9.00am and 4.00pm Monday to Friday.

(Pick up's must be done by 5.00pm)

Click here for more informaiton on our Gourmet Picnic Boxes


The Terrace - in the heart of Melbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens


Summer (October - April)

Monday to Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Winter (May - September)

Monday to Sunday 9.45am - 4.00pm

Please note, the cafe will close half an hour earlier when we have an evening function on.


The Terrace's location in the heart of Melbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens is one of Melbourne's great treasures.

The Terrace presents you with a sophisticated and modern venue in one of Melbourne's most beautiful natural setting, The Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne Perfect for your wedding reception or corporate event, the spectacular views of the ornamental lake, the silhouette of Government House and our outdoor terrace complete the unique charms of the Terrace

We look forward to welcoming you soon.....



Delaware North - Environmental Management System - 'GreenPath'. We enthusiastically seek ways to improve our environmental performance in all our operations, working with our clients, suppliers, customers and the community.

For further information please click on the link below:

Sustainability Initiatives at The Terrace



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