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About the function space

The Eureka Hotel is ideally situated on Church Street at the intersection of three major tram routes (12, 78 and 109), and is a short distance from Richmond’s many train stations.

The Eureka Room suits a wide array of events and functions. Mingle at the bar and then hit the dance floor! The perfect event space for your next birthday, bucks/hens, engagement party, trivia night, cabaret theatre events.. The list is endless!

Curtains and screens can be used to alter the layout and size of the room to suit your event. Any number of people can occupy the Eureka Room and be guaranteed an intimate memorable event.

The room also boasts a private bar, state of the art AV system, 16 x Digital LED lights controlled via LUMINAIR iPad app, large stage, and a modern fresh interior.

Adjoining the room is a commercial sized kitchen with a dedicated team of chefs keen to provide the perfect catering for your event. From stylish canapés to a tailored sit down dining menu, we can’t wait to share our passion for food and drinks with you.

Assistance from an in house team of event coordinators means that your event will be organised and managed with the highest standard of professionalism, and that you are free to relax and entertain in style.


CAPACITY: 400 people


Function facilities

  • Exclusive bar: Yes
  • Smoking area: 30 people + outdoor tables and chairs
  • Exclusive toilets: Yes
  • Wheelchair access / disabled bathroom: Yes

Smoking area: Outside on the footpath under cover with tables for up to 50 people.

Parking: On street parking surrounding the premises. Use PARKOPEDIA phone app

Music facilities

This equipment is available in the function space free of charge:

  • Amp: Yes
  • PA System: Yes (2 x Powered FOH quest + 2 x powered JBL 15 inch)
  • Speakers: Yes
  • iPod input: Yes
  • Dance floor: Yes, proper dance floor
  • Lighting: Yes
  • Haze machine: Yes
  • Party lights: Yes (16 x digital LED lights)
  • Screens tonshow photos & videos: Yes
  • Microphones: Yes

Can the venue arrange:

  • DJ hire: Yes
  • Free background music: Yes

Can customers bring their own:

  • DJ: Yes
  • Band: Yes

Noise restrictions: None

Further music facilities/conditions:

The onsite tech specialist can advise if there are any extra sound/audio requirements. The tech costs $45 an hour with a 4 hour minimum (only required for performance events if desired).

Conditions for private party hire

Daytime events can run from 7 am until 1 am

Closing time



Drink options:

Bar tab, Cash bar/Pay as you go, drink cards, beverage package


  • Birthday party
  • 18th birthday party
  • Bucks party
  • Hens night
  • Engagements
  • Fundraiser nights
  • Trivia nights
  • Dinner and show
  • Presentation nights
  • Circus events with aerial point

Food / Catering

Can the venue provide:

  • Finger food: Yes
  • Meals: Yes

Can customers bring their own:

  • Finger food: No
  • Cake: Yes

Presentation facilities

In-house presentation facilities available for use at no extra charge:

  • Microphone/PA: Yes
  • Stage: Yes
  • Data projector: Yes
  • Projector screen: Yes
  • 3 x Large TV/Plasma/LCD: Yes

Decorations policy:

Customers are more than welcome to bring in and set up decorations.

Restrictions: No glitter, confetti or scatters.

Ticketed events policy

Can the customer charge for their function:

  • At the door: Yes
  • Presale: Yes


The Eureka Room was originally built back in the 60′s and hosted a wide array of bands in its time. It was then converted to a theatre restaurant which successfully ran for over 20 years.

The stage and AV system is perfect for any music,performance event or even circus events with an aerial point installed in the middle of the room. The Eureka supplies the following equipment listed in the below PDF:


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Hotel Info

1 Church St
Richmond Vic 3121

U ABN 262 6697 2993
+P | 03 9429 1978
-F | 03 9429 2721
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