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Private Dining

Private Dining

Exclusive Dining

Marnong Estate's Private Dining Rooms are located at opposite sides of La Vètta nestled away for your own privacy, with polished finishings this will be sure to leave your guests amazed.

Your own Space

Perfect for any celebration from birthdays to get together with a group of friends. Inhale the scenic views for your picture-perfect day. Here at Marnong Estate, we pride ourselves in creating a tailored experience for your special occasion.


Can I bring a cake and any other desserts?

You are welcome to bring a cake for celebrations and there is a fee of $30. There is however a Cake Waiver Form that must be completed. Any other external catering is not permitted. Please note, we provide you with cutlery and plates necessary for your cake, but we do not have a cutting service and we do not provide candles for your cake.

Can I play my own music?

The venue has an inbuilt sound system that plays background music, however it's unable to connect to your own devices.

Can I have a DJ?
DJs are not permitted as noise will travel into the main restaurant.
Can I bring my own alcoholic beverages?
Marnong Estate is a fully licensed venue and does not permit any BYO.
Does noise travel from the restaurant?
Noise may travel into the Private Dining Room from the main restaurant. We recommend coming and having a look at the venue to ensure the space meets any privacy requirements.
What AV do you have?
AV is not permitted in these private spaces.
Can I have my wedding in Private Dining Room?

Wedding ceremony and receptions are not allowed in Private Dining Rooms. You won't be able to access with your wedding dress. Please enquire to know more about weddings...

professional camera and photographer

You are more than welcome to take professional pictures in your Private Dining Room. Please note: for professional picture taken at the property, outside of your Event space, a fee is applied.

Can I bring in my own decorations?
Yes, absolutely! We include one hour of access prior to your event. Only table décor is permitted.

Private Dining Information

Private Dining Terms and Conditions

The private dining rooms can seat a maximum of 36 guests on two tables in the private space.

We require a minimum of 15 guests for reservations in our private dining rooms unless otherwise stipulated by Marnong Estate.

Tentative bookings will be held until close of business.

Menus are seasonal and subject to change. Other changes may occur by the time of the function. If such changes are deemed
necessary substituted dishes or wines will be of similar price and quality.


All cancellations must be made in writing and should be emailed to your sales representative. If the booking is cancelled:

  • Within 0 –7 days from the event, 50% of the Set menu price per head will be forfeited.
  • Failure to provide full payment 72 hours prior to your booking terminates your booking.


  • No room hire fee applys
  • Payment in full for selected menu 72 hours prior to function, if failure to do so you will fall on a default chefs selection menu.
  • Payment via Visa and MasterCard may incur a 2% Surcharge.


All cakes bought into Marnong Estate must be accompanied by a completed Cake Waiver Form to bring on the day.

A $30 cakeage fee applies on all cakes, Marnong Estate will cut and serve your cake on platters.

Cakes cannot be stored by Marnong Estate and must be bought with you on the day of your event.

Conduct During Dining

The client shall conduct the function in an orderly manner and in full compliance with the rules of the restaurant management, including dress code and in accordance with all applicable laws.

The provision to bring additional party supplies or theming items on-site, such as balloons, banners or any other decorations require approval in writing, from Marnong Estate, prior to the event. Securing party supplies or theming items to any fixtures or walls is strictly prohibited.

Marnong Estate is a fully licensed restaurant. No beverage or foods of any kind are permitted to be brought to the function room or the restaurant by the client, the client’s guests, or invitees.

Public Holidays: A surcharge may apply on total food and beverage charges. If the Event Date is a public holiday in Melbourne, Australia, a 20% surcharge applies; or New Year’s Eve, a 10% surcharge applies.

Additional cleaning costs may be incurred.

Indemnity / Force Majeure

Should Marnong Estate be unavailable to the client on the date it has been booked for reasons beyond our control; such as fire (including Code Red), pandemic, flood, Industrial Disputes or any other reason, Marnong Estate will not be liable for any loss or damages.

Cake Waiver Form

Please contact our team for approval