Melbourne’s Exclusive School Formal Venue


A school formal is one of the most important events in the school year and there’s no better place to host such an event than at Merrimu, Melbourne’s premier special event venue. Our grand ballroom is the perfect location to celebrate a school formal, with elegant décor, high quality catering and an expert team of event coordinators on hand to make the night unforgettable for students and staff alike.

Your students deserve a spectacular night to remember their high school journey, celebrate with their friends and let their hair down. Our dedicated team will ensure that every expectation is met for this important event. From catering, decorations and music, we will take care of every aspect to ensure that your school’s formal celebration is a momentous and joyous experience.

Conveniently located in the south eastern suburb of Murrumbeena, amongst of some of Melbourne’s finest secondary schools, Merrimu is the ultimate year 12 formal venue in Melbourne. Our aim is for all staff and students to have a fun-filled night packed with dancing, dining and celebrating. The welfare of all students and guests is our number one priority so you can rest assured that safety and security will be tightly monitored throughout the entire event.

School Formal Packages

With an array of different all-inclusive packages available, Merrimu has everything you need to create an amazing school formal event.

Boasting a picturesque backdrop of beautiful greenery, start your night with canapes in the manicured English-style gardens before moving into the opulent ballroom to dance the night away. Our experienced team will tailor a package guaranteed to create your perfect event. Accommodating for both smaller and grand events, Merrimu is flexible and versatile providing the ultimate setting to commemorate a milestone school event.

Why choose Merrimu? Our staff go to great lengths create the perfect event for you and your guests. 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 school formal is, you will be sure our team of dedicated staff will handle even the finest of details to your highest expectations.

Contact our team today or complete our online form to start planning your school formal event at our award winning venue in the heart of Melbourne’s Eastern suburbs.

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