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Rod Laver Arena

Rod Laver Arena


Shining Brightly as Centre Court during the Australian Open, Rod Laver Arena has recently revealed a new entrance and food and beverage facilities as part of the Melbourne Park redevelopment. Spread across 3 levels, the new “pod” style building houses 4 unique function spaces on the top level of the including a rooftop terrace with incredible views of the Precinct, the MCG and Richmond. Level 3 boasts a Bistro and Bar with an abundance of natural light and elegant finishes.

The Upper Deck on Level 4 is a large outdoor rooftop terrace with capacity of up to 450 guests cocktail style. For a more intimate affair, consider hosting your function in The Observatory, a beautifully curated space that can host a dinner of up to 40 guests or a cocktail party for 100. The Racquet Club on Level 4 is perfect for a gathering of up to 80 guests cocktail style.

The Railyards Bistro & Bar on Level 3 has been tastefully designed with high end finishes. The space can seat up to 300 guests bistro style.


Home of Asia Pacific's Grand Slam Tennis Championship, Rod Laver Arena is the ultimate destination for your incentive group. Enjoy back of house experiences including access to the player change rooms, treatment rooms and the walk of champions. Dine in the brand new players cafe and lounge and eat where Roger Federer and the great Rafael Nadal ate during the 2019 Australian Open. Take in the maginificent views of Melbourne as your incentive group enjoy a team building activity throughout the gardens at Melbourne Park. Why not try your hand at Tennis and work with one of our coaching staff for a memorable and once in a lifetime experience as you play on the courts where the greats have played before you.

meeting facility description

Rod Laver Arena can house up to 11,000 theatre style inside the arena. The Floor can seat up to 1400 guests for banquet style. Davis Cup Room can house up to 250 cocktail style and the Upper Deck outdoor terrace can host up to 450 cocktail style.

meeting facility details
Facility Details
Largest Room 25000
Total Sq. M 25000
Reception Capacity 2000
Theatre Capacity 11000
Banquet w stage & dancefloor 1400
Boardroom Capacity 40
Cabaret Capacity 1000
Restaurant: Entire venue capacity 300
Hollow Square Capacity 0
Restaurant: Private Function Room 300
Restaurant: Semi-Private Space 300
U Shape Capacity 0
Restaurant: Cuisine Modern Australian
Venue Pricing Venue Hire/Minimum Spend
Banquet Capacity 1400
Number of Rooms 5
meeting rooms
Railyards Bistro and Bar
Upper Deck
Davis Cup Room
Arena Bowl
Federation Cup Room
Square Meters Width Length Height Booths Theater Capacity Classroom Capacity Banquet Capacity Reception Capacity Amphitheater Present Listening Devices Present
450m² 3200m 300 450
600m² 450
450m² 2400m 200 150 250
25000m² 30m 11000 1400 2000
150m² 2400m 150