Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne

1, Saint Heliers Street, Abbotsford, Victoria, 3067, Australia


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Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne Weddings

One of Melbourne’s prominent historical wedding venues, the Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent is an excellent choice for couples seeking a unique and elegant wedding venue near Melbourne CBD. Enjoy endless photo possibilities, historic wedding spaces, warm hospitality, and exceptional menus from the renowned Peter Rowland Group at this much-loved Melbourne venue.

The Scene At Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne

This stunning event space boasts lead-light windows, polished floorboards, high ceilings, and exposed trusses that create an atmosphere of grandeur and sophistication. The venue’s picturesque location provides a stunning backdrop for wedding photos, with its manicured gardens and historic architecture. The Rosina Room can accommodate both smaller intimate weddings and larger celebrations.

Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne Ceremonies

Imagine saying “I do” surrounded by the rolling lawns of a historic garden or the beautiful bluestone Good Shepherd Chapel. At Abbotsford Convent Melbourne, you have three exquisite ceremony locations to choose from, each with its unique charm and character. You can exchange vows under the shade of the majestic oak tree, amidst the heritage gardens, or in the original Good Shepherd Chapel. 

Whether you’re dreaming of an outdoor ceremony or an indoor setting steeped in history, Abbotsford Convent Melbourne has everything you need to make your wedding day unforgettable. Say your vows in a picture-perfect setting, and start your forever surrounded by the timeless beauty and historic elegance of Abbotsford Convent Melbourne.

Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne Receptions

Wedding receptions unfold in the Rosina Room – an elegant heritage function space brimming with character. Adjacent to this room is the Rosina Courtyard, a large, semi-enclosed private outdoor area for pre-wedding drinks. These picturesque locations offer the perfect setting for a relaxed and intimate gathering. 

What’s more, the Rosina Room also gives couples a blank canvas, for adding their personal touches. Together, the function room and courtyard can accommodate up to 500 guests for a cocktail-style event or 280 seated guests. A dedicated event producer and function manager are available to help coordinate and organise your event. Other inclusions are a large dancefloor, bridal suite, PA sound system, microphone, and lectern.

Wedding Photography Near Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne

Some of the most popular wedding photography locations near Rosina Room are:

  • The Convent’s gardens – a range of gardens, courtyards and lawns available for hire
  • Natural amphitheatre of the Heritage Gardens
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standing Up to 350 Standing
dining Up to 230 Dining
dinner Up to 200 Dinner & Dance

Wedding Venue Details

Wedding Services Ceremony & Reception
Reception Only
Wedding Ceremony Indoor


Accommodation Onsite
Rooms Available N/A
Onsite Car Parking
Available Spaces N/A

Spaces At This Venue

  • Dining Area At Rosina Room at Abbotsford Convent Melbourne Wedding

    The Rosina Function Space

    The Rosina function space at Abbotsford Convent is the epitome of timeless elegance and sophistication. Its high ceilings, chandeliers and trusses, and stunning garden views make it the perfect setting for creating unforgettable memories for any special occasion.

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Nearby attractions:

  • Melbourne Museum
  • National Gallery of Victoria
  • Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria – Melbourne

Nearby hotels:

  • Exford Hotel
  • Grand Hyatt Melbourne
  • Laneways By Ovolo

Frequently Asked Questions

Wedding packages start from $190 per person for a Sunday wedding, or $205 for Friday & Saturdays. Cocktial packages start from $165pp and a venue hire fee is applicable

The Rosina Function Room can accommodate up to 350 guests for a cocktail-style event and between 200-230 for seated dinners. The venue will host up to 250 guests for theatre-style events and for long banquet tables of around 150 guests.

A wedding at this historic wedding venue in Melbourne is nothing short of a magical experience. The venue’s elegant and versatile spaces provide the perfect backdrop for various wedding styles, from romantic and intimate to grand and luxurious. With exceptional food and drink offerings, and a dedicated events team, Rosina Room is ideal for couples looking to create a memorable wedding day.

Guests can choose from a range of options like – Park Hyatt, Quest Abbotsford, Sofitel Melbourne, Grand Hyatt and Sheraton, among others.

On-site car park access is available from St Helier’s Street.

The food and drink offerings at Rosina Room are exceptional, with a focus on fresh, seasonal ingredients and creative, innovative cuisine. The venue’s experienced catering team works closely with each client to create menus that suit their taste preferences and dietary requirements perfectly.

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