over 60 years of celebrations
Sharing your special moments since 1955

A touch of class on your big day

Heritage Building

We have a long and proud history dating back to 1955. Our stunning period-style building boasts sleek, modern features.

Large Capacity

Our function rooms can seat up to 400 guests comfortably, with corporate presentation facilities also available.

Custom Menus

The award winning Merrimu chefs and catering staff can tailor the perfect dining experience for any occasion.

Our Location

1300 Dandenong Road, Murrumbeena 3163 (opposite Chadstone Shopping Centre)


Special Events

Corporate Functions

Melbourne’s Finest Function Venue

Whether you’re planning a small, intimate event or a large, lavish reception, choosing a wedding venue for your big day is one of the most important steps in your wedding preparation. At our heritage inspired wedding venue in Eastern Melbourne, we can accommodate groups of up to 400 with our carefully curated wedding packages ensuring an experience you will never forget.

With a long and proud history dating back to 1955, our charming period style building boasts sleek and modern features, and with multiple function areas available from the opulent grand ballroom to the more intimate Merrimu room there’s sure to be a space that’s perfect for your special occasion.

Located only 18km from Melbourne’s CBD, we love nothing more than being a part of your big day. An in house events coordinator will be on hand to make sure that everything runs smoothly, you will have access to a large network of recommended and trusted suppliers and of course, a menu dedicated to providing an exemplary culinary experience.

Our classic venue is also home to private English-style courtyards and manicured gardens perfect for intimate ceremonies or spectacular photo opportunities. At Merrimu, timeless elegance meets modern sophistication and our team are passionate about creating the most perfect wedding day for every couple.

More than a wedding venue

Merrimu is the perfect venue for your next function. The many parts of the grounds can be used as a stunning backdrop for garden wedding ceremonies, family gatherings, birthday parties, anniversaries, christenings, school formals and more. The Grand Ballroom is an impressive venue for wedding receptions or corporate entertaining and gala dinners.

Why choose Merrimu? We go to great lengths to ensure all clients receive personalised attention, tailored services, and a variety of room configurations catering for 60 to 400 guests. No matter how large or small your wedding or function is, you will be sure our team of dedicated staff will handle even the finest of details to your highest expectations.

Renowned as one of the most spectacular function venues in Melbourne, there really is no better place to host your next function or event than at Merrimu. Contact our team today or complete our online form to start planning your dream wedding or event at our award-winning venue in the heart of Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs.

What Guests Are Saying

Just wanted to say thank you so much for the hospitality! You and your team at Merrimu were amazing and all we are getting is positive feedback about the venue. Alisha and Nick, married January 2014
Thank you so much for making our wedding a very successful, enjoyable and memorable night. Your hospitality, food and service was exceptional and we will be definitely recommending Merrimu to all our family and friends. Lisa Marie and Antonio, married February 2014

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