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)

     Winter Wedding at The Terrace

      (Special rates may apply, enquire within)


      Thinking of a unique location to hold your winter wonderland wedding? Why not consider the Terrace for a romantic setting within picturesque   surroundings. The gardens are magical at this time of year!


    Queen's Birthday Long Weekend

  We will be offering our High Tea all thorugh the long weekend this year (normally unavailable on   public holidays).

   Why not join friends and family for a sumptuous high tea in the warmth and comfort of the Terrace.

          Click here for our High Tea Menu


         Please call the office on 9820 9590

to make an enquiry or to   book in for High Tea



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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