Meetings & Events – The Olsen, South Yarra

  • Dare at The Olsen

    If you're looking for a space to gather and focus, with no distractions or interruptions, congregate in private at The Olsen. Dare at The Olsen is a secluded meeting room with a sparse setting of black and white interiors.

  • Sophisticated Surrounds 

  • A Blank Canvas 

  • Spectacular Skyline Views

  • From Boardroom To Poolside 

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Meetings & Events Features

A team of your own

Our team of event specialists will help take your event from an idea to a reality. 

Bespoke spaces

With state-of-the-art technologies, drenched in natural light. 

Stay the night

Hosting an event in Melbourne over a few days? Have your guests conveniently sleepover with us in order to be bright eyed and bushy tailed for the next day's activities. 

Stay connected

Wifi, data projectors and screens available. 

Food & Drink

Spoonbill Restaurant offers your guests the freshest of fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner and all nibbles and drinks in-between. 

Flexible set-ups

Our event spaces offer multiple flexible setups and abundant inspiration for your team.  



Inspired Meetings & Events

Featuring award-winning interior design, The Olsen is nestled at the north end of Melbourne’s iconic Chapel Street precinct. Our event spaces, Galleries I-IV, offer multiple flexible setup and abundant inspiration for your team. Ideal for all events in Melbourne, such as a day seminar or a week-long boutique residential conference, The Olsen's seven unique meeting spaces provide the perfect backdrop.

Our Spaces

  • DARE at The Olsen

    We DARE you to delve into The Olsen’s newest and most unique meeting and events space. DARE will inspire creativity, encourage collaboration and push your delegates to think outside-the-box. With premium food and beverage packages as part of the booking, DARE will delight and excite all the senses. Seats up to 14.

  • John Olsen Penthouse

    Take pleasure in spectacular sweeping Melbourne CBD skyline views, or soak your worries away in the eight seater balcony spa. This is an ideal venue to hire for private dining or cocktail events of up to 50 guests.

  • Galleries I-III

    The Olsen Galleries I, II & III provide intimate and sophisticated executive function spaces right in the heart of cosmopolitan South Yarra. From boardroom to classroom they offer flexible event set ups, and a variety of catering options. These unique spaces can be hired individually for groups of up to 20, or transformed into one versatile 85 square meter function room. Each offers state-of-the-art technological solutions ideal for dynamic meetings and seminars.

  • Gallery IV

    At 40 square meters, The Olsen’s Gallery IV is a unique space drenched in sunlight. Featuring floor to ceiling glass walls and views across to the calming azure blues of our glass bottom pool, this distinctive space is ideal for all Melbourne events, like media calls, fashion launches, and blue sky brainstorming.

  • Spoonbill

    Our signature restaurant and bar, Spoonbill, highlights Victoria’s regional produce. Furnished with a combination of new and recycled furnishings, it is available for hire in part or as a whole. The private dining room seats up to 14.