Federation Room

90 x People Stand-up

Newly refurbished in a beautiful antique style with feature lighting and warm tones make the Federation Room an intimate space for any occasion.
Talk with our Functions and Events Manager about how we can make your next event a truly memorable one.

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The Federation is located on the 1st floor of The Grand. It embodies the grandness of the original heritage building whilst capturing a modern feel.

Hosting up to 90 people for a stand-up function, this space is ideal for any special occasion.

A private balcony for your exclusive use; with views over Warrandyte and the Yarra River.

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Eastern suburbs function spaces
  • Room Hire: $500 for 5 hours
  • Holds up to 90 people
  • Heating & cooling
  • Access to Private Balcony
  • Full AV System, including plasma TV, wireless microphones & surround sound speakers
  • Disabled lift access




45 minimum | 90 maximum

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Email or call 03 9844 4044

    what the people say

    • The venue was perfect, the bar staff were so helpful, and the food was brilliant – and heaps of it. The best 21st my daughter could have wished for.
      male eating food at a function


    • Right from the beginning the planning process, the staff were just outstanding. On the. Day the event ran so smoothly. The actual room is just stunning. A hidden gem!
      mother and daughters at the grand


    Would you like a wagyu cheeseburger slider?!

    This delicious offer sure is one of our most popular items at our cocktail parties! 🤩

    The wagyu cheeseburger slider is available in all three of our cocktail food packages. Check out our function packages via the link in our bio.

    📸 - @neiyo

    Our fingers and toes are crossed we can proceed with all our incredible functions again soon🤞🏼

    We have A LOT planned for the remainder of 2021!

    Hang tight Melbourne, we’ve got this! 💛

    We love when clients decorate our glass-top landing 🤍

    This space is perfect to display:
    - Cake & Desserts
    - Wishing Well
    - Presents
    - Signing Book
    - Styling with some stunning florals or balloons

    The Engagement Party of Kiera & Nathan 💍

    We cannot wait until we can celebrate our functions with cocktail parties again! 🥂

    Hopefully The Victorian Government eases further restrictions this weekend, in order for us to proceed with our many functions we have coming up 🤞🏼

    Dates are filling up fast in Riverview Room for the remainder of this year; enquire for your function now.

    We love seeing our clients enjoy their special night, just as much as we can planning it 💛👏🏼

    For more grand reviews, please check out our Functions at The Grand google page.

    How delicious does this fruit platter / grazing table look for Allara’s First Birthday? 🧸

    It sure is making us hungry just looking at it!

    Venue & Catering - @functionsatthegrand
    Client - @melbournemama
    Photographer - @neiyo

    Enquire for your upcoming event via the link in our bio.

    Introducing our preferred florist supplier - @thegracefulbloom 🌼

    The Graceful Bloom, by Nat Mander, is an environmentally conscious florist for weddings & events! 🌿

    How stunning are the florals provided by Nat for Savannah’s Baptism in Riverview Room!

    A three course sit down lunch set for 55 guests with room for a dance floor.

    Enquire for your upcoming event via the link in our bio.

    Riverview Room set in cocktail style with space for a huge dance floor 💃🏼

    We have five cocktail tables available in this space and can be moved wherever you would like, to suit your function needs.

    📸 - Engagement Party of Amy & Jordan

    Introducing one of preferred suppliers - @mignonecakes by Monica Mignone 🍰

    Mignone Cakes is a local small business and has produced some delicious cakes for our functions here at The Grand.

    Trust us, you don’t be disappointed by Monica’s incredible talent, delicious cakes and fantastic customer service! 👌🏼

    Do you want a stunning backdrop for your photos at your upcoming function?! 🙋🏼‍♀️

    We have the answer for you!

    We are extremely lucky to have The Yarra River opposite our venue. The gorgeous greenery and nature adds so much character to your photos and is beautiful to look at throughout your function. 🍃🍃🍃

    📸 - @maxbishopevents

    A simple touch, but makes a huge difference.

    The acrylic bar menu, provided by the client for her engagement party, looked stunning and was a great way to inform her guests of what was included on the bar tab.

    Our function spaces are beautiful as they come, however adding a few touches of your own, can make the biggest difference 🙌🏼

    Nothing makes us happier than seeing our clients enjoy their special night 💛

    For more grand reviews, please check out our Functions at The Grand google page.

    The sun is shining and our bi-folding doors are open on The Terrace in our Riverview Room 🌞

    Dates are filling fast for summer in this incredible space! 🥂

    Enquire for your upcoming function via the link in our bio.

    Michaela’s 21st Birthday in Riverview Room 🥂

    How stunning did she look!

    The balloon garland from @lushusevents and the cake supplied by @sweetdakita looked incredible and matched the room so well 🙌🏼

    We love seeing our clients enjoy their function, just as much as we love planning it 💛

    For more grand reviews, please check out our Functions at The Grand google page.

    The luxurious set up for a sit down dinner in Next Door ✨

    The space can fit up to 48 guests for an intimate sit down dinner.
    A private kitchen, with a private chef gives us the opportunity to customise the menu specifically to your function. 🤩

    Enquire now via the link in our bio!

    The Engagement Party of Nicole & Mitchell 06.03.21
    Riverview Room 💛

    Do you ever get to the end of your special night and feel like you didn’t take enough photos?!
    Let us organise the photographer for you, to capture all the special moments throughout the function! 📸

    @maxbishopevents have been providing us with their entertainment services for a couple of years now and they don’t disappoint 🙌🏼

    Enquire for your upcoming function via the link in our bio✨

    It’s the little details that go a long way 💛

    The Engagement Party of Morgan & Tim decorated our glass landing so well with some fairy lights in glass lanterns that stood out as the night went on.

    @mignonecakes never fails to amaze us with her incredibly talented skills 👏🏼

    Enquire for your engagement party by following the link in our bio!

    Imagine devouring our wagyu cheeseburger sliders at your upcoming function 🤤

    The mini cheeseburger everyone craves on a night out; just look at that melted cheese! 👌🏼

    This item is included in all three food packages for both Riverview and Federation Room cocktail functions!

    Celebrating Eliza’s 21st Birthday in Riverview Room last weekend! 🥂

    @ventemevents_ did an incredible job with the styling!

    Enjoy a range of tap beers, tap cider & TAP SELTZER in our function spaces 🍻

    We are thrilled to now have @5pmbevs Hard Seltzer on tap in a delicious Watermelon flavour!!

    Imagine sipping on a cold seltzer on The Riverview Terrace on a warm summers day 🌞🙌🏼

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