Karstens Melbourne is one of the most impressive executive conference, function and meeting spaces in Australia. Providing five floors of privacy, luxury and advanced technology, Karstens Melbourne offers a unique and elegant environment.

Karstens has the enviable reputation of being one of Australia’s leading function room venues and Karstens Melbourne is the jewel in our crown and the location of our Australia/New Zealand headquarters.

Extending over five executive floors, our function venue’s unique atmosphere, luxury and understated elegance, allows groups large and small to imprint their brand and culture for the duration of their conference.

Convenient location

Positioned in between Bourke Street and Collins Street, Karstens Melbourne is located in the heart of Melbourne’s legal precinct and close to Bourke Street Mall. Flinders Street and Southern Cross Stations are minutes away and our venue offers easy access to trams and ample parking on-site.

Fully renovated and state-of-the-art tech

Karstens Melbourne comes fully equipped with the latest technology and infrastructure, including free wi-fi throughout and a fast internet connection.

Your function will be fully supported by our on-site technical team and dedicated event coordinators.

Flexibility and bespoke service

Whatever your function room needs are — seating layout, audio/visual, catering or anything else — we can tailor your event to suit.

We offer a range of rooms and sizes, including 22 conference rooms and six meeting rooms, with the following seating layouts:

  • Theatre (maximum 130 people)
  • Banquet
  • Classroom
  • Mediation
  • Computer
  • U-shape
  • Cabaret (maximum 60 people)
  • Cocktail
  • Boardroom

We also offer some great audio/visual and catering options, to ensure that your function is seamless.

Comfort and space

Karstens Melbourne provides luxury, comfort and elegance over five floors, including expansive breakout spaces, complete with free wi-fi, fresh coffee and stunning artwork.

Gourmet in-house catering

As with all of our Karstens venues, we provide a full gourmet, hospitality experience, offering plenty of variety, healthy menu options, drinks and nibbles.

Our point of difference

At Karstens, people are our greatest strength and our point of difference. We’re proud to operate with a select roster of consummate professionals who go beyond to deliver excellence. Our team is inspired to deliver seamless events and is empowered to anticipate your needs and quickly react should any aspect of your time with us fall short of perfection.

Other Karstens locations

In addition to Karstens Melbourne, Karstens has a full-service offering across Australia and New Zealand, including the following venues:

  • Karstens Brisbane: Level 24, 215 Adelaide Street, Brisbane
  • Karstens Sydney: Level 1, 111 Harrington Street, Sydney
  • Karstens Auckland: Level 4, 205 Queen Street, Auckland

We also have the following affiliate venues:

  • Level 1, Cloisters, 863 Hay Street, Perth
  • 19 Young Street, Adelaide
  • 4 National Circuit, Canberra
  • 1 Macquarie St, Hobart

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Client Testimonial

IG Australia had a requirement to carry out business continuity testing for its Melbourne operation, based in Collins Street. IG runs a sophisticated system to protect its computing resources, but needed a location in the Melbourne CBD that could be used in the event that its Collins Street offices ...

Mr Oliver Imre, Head of Business Development

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JHW started using the Karstens facilities for its Consulting Skills Workshops in 2007, and has now moved nearly all of its city based workshops to Karstens.  We have found that we have a partnership with Karstens, rather than the transactional nature of other training and conference facilities that...

John Williams, Director

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MYOB began their business relationship with Karstens around November 2009.  At the time we were seeking a new training centre to relocate from our office at Southbank and to commence training in January 2010. Needless to say everything had to be in place in a very short time with Xmas being just ar...

Stana Murrells, Training Administrator

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