The ultimate events space

The Australian Events Centre at Hyatt Place Melbourne accommodates all types of events. 

From intimate occasions, corporate functions and launches to international conferences, grand scale celebrations and showcases.

With 1,700m² flexible and sub-divided column free areas, The Australian Events Centre can cater for intimate functions up to 80 guests or large scale seated galas up to 1,000 or conferences and cocktail receptions up to 1,365.

Guests will also enjoy the exquisite menu packages and event planning offered.

Events of all types & sizes


Designed to meet the evolving needs of guests 24/7 lifestyle.




Hyatt Place Melbourne, Essendon Fields is the first hotel of its kind in Australia.

Hyatt Place Melbourne features 166-guest rooms and combines style and innovation to create a completely new hotel experience, which offers an array of services and features designed to meet the evolving needs of guests 24/7 lifestyle.

The Australian Events Centre located at Hyatt Place Melbourne, means travelling guests have an accommodation option that’s easy.


Mr mccracken - restaurant AND Bar

The new fox in the Field


Situated below the newly built Hyatt Place Melbourne,

Mr McCracken is a welcomed addition to Essendon Fields.

Serving up genuine European fare it is the perfect spot to

escape the office for an express lunch, graze in one of

the alfresco areas or enjoy live music Friday – Sunday.


Weekly specials include:

$15 pizza on Mondays from 5pm

$2 freshly shucked oysters on Fridays from 5pm

Happy hour Monday – Sunday from 5-6pm






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Essendon Fields is a unique destination which boasts a wide range of spectacular travel and leisure activities; ideal for the MICE market or unique and different pre and post wedding activities for guests.


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