17, Dukes Walk, South Wharf, Victoria, 3006, Australia
Corporate Functions & Events at Aerial in South Wharf Melbourne
Nestled on the banks of the Yarra River in South Wharf within walking distance of Melbourne’s CBD, Aerial is a convenient, exclusive hire venue that serves as an exceptional space to hold your next corporate function. Walk through the ground floor entrance and up the large floating staircase to a bright, cavernous room flooded with natural light from the tall windows that offer 180-degree Melbourne city views.
With modern, neutral décor, Aerial can be decorated and designed in a way that suits your event best – including an elegant curtain system that can divide the space to create distinctive areas. It’s a great space for something as extravagant as an annual gala or Christmas party in Melbourne or something as casual as a workshop or corporate training event.
Aerial boasts integrated AV, lighting, and a PA system, with the option to hire extra equipment for conferences and presentations.
The fare at Aerial is perhaps its biggest point of difference from other corporate function venues in Melbourne. The renowned Showtime Event Group runs the venue and offers tailored, modern Australian menus from experienced chefs.
Aerial Corporate Function & Event Highlights:
- Unrivalled Melbourne city fringe location
- Walking distance of CBD and Melbourne Convention Exhibition Centre (MCEC)
- Large adaptable venue with contemporary blank canvas interiors
- State-of-the-art technology and in-built audiovisual
- Innovative catering and impeccable service from Showtime Event Group
Spaces At This Venue
Exclusive Venue Hire
600sqm / sqft
Aerial is an exclusive hire venue with one large function room that can be divided with an elegant curtain system to create distinct zones. The venue boasts panoramic city views and contemporary, sophisticated décor.
Aerial Melbourne Catering
As the exclusive caterers for Aerial Melbourne, the renowned culinary team at Showtime Event Group has created a range of bespoke menus with delicious options to suit all tastes and budgets. Dining options include roving hot and cold canapés, shared feasts, plated multi-course meals featuring modern Australian, European, and Asian influences, gourmet food stations championing cultural cuisines, and plant-based menus for vegetarian and vegan diners.
Highlights of Catering at Aerial South Wharf Melbourne:
- Varied and creative range of catering options from Showtime Event Group
- Specialising in delicious Asian, modern Australian, and European cuisines
- Experienced hospitality staff who know the venue well
- Dietary requirements catered for with entirely plant-based menu options
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Frequently Asked Questions
Aerial can host up to 300 guests for weddings and events with a seated dinner format; or up to 900 for a cocktail-style standing reception.
Yes, Aerial can host impressive corporate functions with AV and state-of-the-art technology available.
Hotels near Aerial include:
- Pan Pacific Melbourne
- Novotel Melbourne South Wharf
- Crowne Plaza Melbourne
Parking is available at the DFO South Wharf multi-level car park, and 50% discount tickets are provided to event guests on departure.
Expect mouthwatering menus from Melbourne’s renowned Showtime Event Group. The catering options are almost endless — choose from roving hot and cold canapés, plated multi-course meals featuring modern Australian, European, and Asian influences, gourmet food stations championing cultural cuisines, as well as plant-based menus for vegetarian and vegan diners.
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Amelia Scatigno is our lovely Melbourne event and wedding expert. She's been in the industry since 2015 and absolutely loves the entertainment components of events, whether that's live drummers and dancers or a big fireworks show at the end of the night.