Safety guidelines for planning an event in Melbourne, Australia during the COVID-19 period

We know it can be difficult to keep up with all the COVID-19 related regulations, especially when it comes to what kinds of events can take place and how many guests are allowed. To help you better understand, we have prepared a summary to update you on the most current safety rules that apply to venues. Keep in mind that even though most venues will follow such guidelines, we would still recommend reaching out to the venue you intend to book to find out in detail how their capacity has changed.

Melbourne, Australia

Updated: 2 December 2020

General venue operation and event hosting guidelines

  • Food a1.5 metre distance between tables
  • Weddings, both indoor or outdoor, are limited to 150 attendees not including the couple. 


  • Up to 10 attendees

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