UPDATE 2022: Enjoy a newly restored facade and foyer at Eolian Hall

Eolian Hall built in 1933 is located close to Melbourne’s CBD at 836 Lygon Street, Carlton North and is available for hire for any event, occasion or activity. Just up the road from Melbourne’s “Little Italy”.  Additionally to the hall space an optional commercial-grade kitchen, bar and audio-visual screen and projector can be added to your hall hire.
The main hall space is naturally lit, measuring 10 x 25m (250 m²) and includes a 50 m² dance floor and a raised stage. The space can accommodate up to 230 guests and is a versatile space that will be able to suit your upcoming event, occasion or activity. Situated across from the Melbourne General Cemetery it is perfect for wakes of any size.
Eolian Hall can also be used as:

  • A Photography and video production space
  • For funeral wakes/memorials (Across the road from Melbourne General Cemetery)
  • Art gallery space
  • Photographic/painting exhibitions
  • Book Launches
  • Music/theatre/dancing rehearsals
  • Yoga/Pilates space

Monday-Thursday: from $650
Plus a refundable bond of $1,300 which will be released one week later.

Friday, Saturday & Sunday: from $950
Plus a refundable bond of $1,300 will be released one week later.

Costs cover all-day use but do not include use of the new state-of-the-art audio-visual facilities, commercial-grade kitchen or bar.

MEMBERS DISCOUNT: A members discount of 20% is applicable for current financial members of the Società Isole Eolie who have been members for more than 2 years.

A booking is not deemed to have been confirmed until after a Security Bond has been received by the management.

For enquiries for hall hire, please fill out the form below or contact our Treasurer, John Barnao on 0422 381 586 or by email at john.barbh@bigpond.com

Hall Hire Enquiry Form

Please send your enquiry for Hall Hire below.

    Please select if you would like any of the following?
    (Additional charges to Hall Hire apply)
    Commerical KitchenAudio-Visual Projector and ScreenManned Bar

    Hall space measures 10m x 25m  (250 m²)
    Dance floor measures 8.3 x 5.9m  (50m²)
    Upstairs Club Room 8.7 x 9.2m (80m²)
    Upstairs Private Green Room for Bride and Groom with Private Restroom 4.1 x 2.8m) (11.5m²)

    Maximum of 230 people
    The following layouts can fit the maximum amount of people:
    Sit down Dinner with Dance Floor
    Theatre style

    1.8m diameter and 1.5m diameter round tables, plastic 1.8m and 2.4 m long trestle tables and chairs are included in hall hire.
    (Please note: The hall has a limited number of chairs)

    The Eolian Hall is in close proximity to residential areas.
    All functions must conclude:
    On Weekends and Sundays by 11:00 pm
    On Saturdays by 11.45 pm sharp

    AUDIO VISUAL (Additional Cost)
    The hall has full audio-visual facilities with a ceiling-mounted data projector, integrated sound and microphone system and Internet access.
    The system is perfect for conferences or screenings. The audio-visual equipment can be used for your event at an additional cost to the hall hire cost.

    KITCHEN (Additional Cost)
    An optional commercial-grade kitchen is available at an additional cost to hall hire.
    Please contact us to know more.

    BAR (Additional Cost)
    A manned bar is available at an additional cost to hall hire.
    Please contact us to know more.

    The hall has newly upgraded and renovated dedicated male and female restroom facilities including a separate unisex disabled restroom.

    On-street parking is available on Lygon Street as well as close by Macpherson Street and Fenwick Street.

    Tram numbers: 1 and 6 run along Lygon Street and a stop is only a 100m walk from the hall.
    1 – (East Coburg to South Melbourne Beach)
    6 – (Moreland to Glen Iris)

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