Weddings

The memories of your day are irreplaceable. Let us help you ensure it is a day to remember forever.

introduction

A wedding is one of the most significant events in a lifetime and we'll help you get it right.  

We ask that you put your trust and confidence in our team to deliver an unforgettable celebration that will mark the beginning of your life together in a way that truly reflects your individual style.

The Australian Events Centre is a unique venue that offers:

- 1,700m² flexible and sub-divided column space is perfect for weddings of any size 

- Capacity to hold weddings for up to 1,030 guests.

- Large porte cochère to welcome your guests

- State-of-the-art lighting and sound facilities to complement formalities

- A team of experienced and creative event specialists to mark your day in style

 

SURPASS YOUR EXPECTATIONS

Rarely do you find a purpose built event centre which stages your wedding perfectly.

Start your day at Hyatt Place Melbourne before walking down the aisle in our beautiful outdoor ceremony area.

Your guests will await your arrival with drinks overlooking manicured gardens before wining and dining in the modern and spacious main dining room.

Photos on the tarmac or with the Melbourne city skyline as a backdrop... You choose!

Your package will include wedding plans, entertainment ideas and the signature new season menus.

It’s your day so relax and leave the final touches to us!

Rooms & Spaces

Weddings. 

The Australian Events Centre caters for weddings up to 900 for traditional banquet style seating with a dance floor. Cocktail style weddings accommodate up to 1,300 guests. 

The multitude of room configurations gives you the freedom and flexibility to create a bespoke space that reflects your style and personality.

Australian or or

with dance floor

Australian 1, Australian 2 or Australian 3 are perfect rooms for weddings with up to 170 seated guests with a dance floor or up to 210 guests without a dance floor.

These floor plans are a guide only and we can tailor the perfect space to suit your function. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements on +61 3 9190 1234.

 

Australian or

with dance floor

Combining Australian 1 & Australian 2 or Australian 2 & Australian 3 is ideal for larger weddings up to 370 seated guests with a dance floor or up to 460 without a dance floor.

These floor plans are a guide only and we can tailor the perfect space to suit your function. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements on +61 3 9190 1234.

Australian &

with dance floor

Combining 3 rooms, Australian 1, Australian 2 & Australian 3 accommodates up to 620 seated guests with a dance floor or up to 730 seated guests without a dance floor.

These floor plans are a guide only and we can tailor the perfect space to suit your function. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements on +61 3 9190 1234.

 

Australian & The Atrium

with dance floor

Combining 4 rooms, Australian 1, 2, 3 and The Atrium provides is the largest room configuration available accommodating up to 900 seated guests with a dance floor or up to 1,030 seated guests without a dance floor.

These floor plans are a guide only and we can tailor the perfect space to suit your function. Please contact our team to discuss your requirements on +61 3 9190 1234.


Ceremonies

The perfect backdrop for exchanging your vows.

The Australian Events Centre's Three Oak Pavilion provides the perfect backdrop for exchanging your vows. Ceremonies for up to 250 guests can be held at Three Oak Pavilion, which boasts a spectacular natural stone water feature and manicured gardens. 

After the ceremony formalities conclude, guests are welcome to mingle on the lush green lawn before moving to Mr McCracken - Restaurant and Bar before the reception celebrations commence.  

 

Photography

Unique locations that will provide captivating imagery.

The Australian Events Centre and Mr McCracken provide stylish settings for unique imagery.

Be it indoor or outdoor there are a range of locations within Essendon Fields that will provide captivating settings for photo shoots. 

And if you love planes, you have stunning aircraft like the DC-3, TS-11 Iskra and SNJ-5B Harvard on site and available for your photos.


Audio visual

Guests will stay connected.

Everything you can imagine is at your fingertips. Keep your guests engaged and help breathe life into your event with our audio visual package. 

 

 

 

The Australian Events Centre provides a compelling in-house Audio Visual service, including on-site support prior to and during event. From conferences to weddings, the $60 Million Centre has been set up with the finest Audio Visual equipment to ensure a seamless event experience for you and your guests.

We understand that it’s more than just light and sound, with meticulous planning and an eye for detail our Audio Visual team will help breathe life into your event. Our experienced team will work with you from the initial planning phase to the execution. The team will guide you through everything from creative concepts, event delivery and a post event debrief to ensure that no matter the size or level of complexity, an exceptional event experience is delivered.

Integrated Features Include:

- High speed internet connection with Wi-Fi
- Digital Signage
- Webcasting and event recording 
- Live camera view
- Tablet driven control
- Hearing assistance
- Digital Microphone system
- Projection displays

CONTACT

Find out more about booking your Wedding at The Australian Events Centre.

 

Chat to a team member today.

We can't wait to hear from you and tailor an event to suit your needs. 

T: +61 3 9190 1234

E: essendon.place@hyatt.com

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