Venue Hire and Casual Accommodation

Hold your next event -- wedding, conference or photo shoot - in beautiful, historic Medley Hall or find out about our summer accommodation options.

We have a range of facilities and accommodation options that can cater for individuals, small and larger groups. Its central location and stunning architecture make it the ideal location for wedding ceremonies, wedding photographs and photography shoots. The venue is fully wheelchair accessible.

Event Spaces

The magnificent refurbished Victorian Italianate building, “Benvenuta” has a number of spaces available for hire, and can cater for a variety of group sizes and events including wedding ceremonies, graduation celebrations, photography shoots and music recitals. Rates depend on group size and requirements, please contact us for a quote.

RoomCapacityAvailableFacilities

Dining Hall

70 seated
100 Cocktail
85 theatre style

Start Dec to mid Feb

Chairs, dining tables
Grand Piano (additional charge )

Music Lounge

25 seated
60 Cocktail
60 theatre style

Available year round

Chairs
Grand Piano
Projector and screen

Principals Sitting Room

12 Seated
50 Cocktail
30 theatre style

Available year round

Table (seats 12)
Projector and screen
Whiteboards

Make a venue booking enquiry

Conferences & Training courses

Medley Hall has several spaces perfect for your next training event or conference.

Projectors and whiteboards are available on request and visitors can connect the University’s Guest internet network at no extra charge.

Parking is available on-street during business hours (limited spaces) and there are numerous nearby all-day parking facilities on Lygon Street, Queensberry Street and Drummond Street.

Catering for morning and afternoon teas, lunch and evening meals can be arranged through Carlton Providores who have a focus on providing fresh, seasonal, ethically-produced food.

Casual and Group accommodation

From Mid November-Mid February Medley Hall offers short-term accommodation for individuals, small or larger groups. Our comfortable student rooms with shared bathrooms and kitchenette facilities are a great choice for visitors looking for an affordable accommodation option close to the city and the University of Melbourne.

  • 50 single rooms, all linen provided.
  • Availability from November to mid-February
  • Self-catering (kitchenettes on each floor)
  • Shared bathrooms, 4 per floor
  • Wheelchair accessible bathrooms ( 1 per floor) and rooms
  • Group enquiries welcome (catering can be provided for groups > 20)

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