About this space
The Penny Black provides a space to cater to guests with different tastes when they think of a function. Inside the Band Room is a beautifully decorated, dark and moody space that features high ceilings, polished floorboards, pillars and a multiuse stage for entertainment or speeches.
Outside is a dedicated beer garden, covered with a marquee, roofing as well as wall awnings, making the space adaptable to Melbourne's everchanging weather.
Across the two parts of the venue is an interchangeable mixture of furniture including cocktail furniture, picnic tables, fixed wooden booths and tables and chairs and another private bar to get drinks in your guests’ hands fast. Out the back within the beer garden is also A DJ booth, positioned to the side of the space, with a dedicated dancefloor, this than offers two sound systems, making for a progressive function.
Catering and drinks
Music & sound equipment
Rules of the space
Guests under 18 are not allowed after 9:00 pm
Smoking in allocated areas of the venue only.
Under 18-year-olds allowed in the venue until 9 pm (or advised by management).
Cancellation policy: Standard 30 day
Cancellations 30 days in advance will receive a full refund.
Cancellations 30 days to 7 days in advance will receive a 50% refund.
Cancellations for events starting within 7 days are non-refundable.
Event date of a confirmed booking can be changed to another date within 6 months from the original date, at no cost.