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Offering a choice of function spaces in a prime location at the Port Phillip Bay end of Bay Street, The Local is the perfect function venue in Port Melbourne for your next event or party.

Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, hosting a cocktail party or organising a corporate event, our friendly and professional function team can help you create the perfect occasion to suit your theme, budget and food and beverage requirements.

Our Spaces

Bay View Room

  • Standing capacity: 200
  • Seated capacity: 110

With gorgeous Port Phillip Bay on our doorstep and vibrant Bay Street below, our upstairs Bay View Room is perfect for birthday celebrations, cocktail parties and formal sit-down dinners.

The room includes:
– Private bar
– Stage & lighting
– Dance floor
– Balcony
– 4 screens, plus 1 on the balcony
– Private bathrooms

Whole Venue

If you’re looking for an exclusive venue, we have a range of spaces and an experienced team who can be on hand for your event. With 2 bars and spanning over 2 floors, we can accommodate a variety of events small and large.

Get in touch with our events team to discuss your requirements.

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Open Hours
Sunday – Thursday 12pm – 10pm
Friday – Saturday 12pm – 11:30pm
Kitchen Hours
Monday – Wednesday 12pm – 3pm / 5pm – 8pm
Thursday – Friday 12pm – 3pm / 5pm – 9pm
Saturday 12pm – 9pm
Sunday 12pm – 8pm