Located within the Fitzroy Town Hall, The Reading Room was originally part of the building’s library and features the original floor-to-ceiling bookcases.
This impressive room features nine chandeliers, a decorative ceiling, polished floorboards and heritage paintwork. Its warm and welcoming interior makes it a popular choice for weddings, performances and cocktail events for up to 100 people.
Features and Facilities
13.1 x 14.4m floor space
Adjoining kitchenette with large refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave
A commercial kitchen is also available; additional charges apply
10 trestle tables (seating 8-10 people)
PA equipment is available upon request; additional charges apply
Please note we are currently transitioning to a new booking system and availability information listed on this website is a guide only.
All functions must finish by 11pm Sunday to Thursday or by 1am Fridays and Saturdays.
A minimum of eight weeks notice is preferred for all potential bookings.
Fitzroy Town Hall is in a residential area; noise levels must be monitored.
Hirers must supply their own cutlery, crockery, glassware and linen.
Hirers may choose their own caterer; names of recommended caterers can be provided upon request.
This is not a licensed venue. Hirers must apply for a temporary limited licence if they intend to sell alcohol. If a hirer wishes to supply alcohol free of charge or to allow their guests to bring their own alcohol, they must submit a Partysafe form to Victoria Police.