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Function Room

The Function Room is our largest and most versatile facility. You can use it for business or private functions including events, birthday parties and wedding receptions.




The Function Room is the largest and most versatile space at the Old Cheese Factory. Located to the rear of the grounds, this space offers a more private experience for a wide range of functions. 

Make a booking

To make a booking:

  1. Call us on (03) 9709 9300 to check availability and pay a 50% non-refundable deposit.
  2. We will send you the booking form with your booking confirmation email.
  3. Review our Terms and Conditions, then complete and return the booking form to [email protected] or to our office.

Events suited to the space

  • Birthday parties and celebrations
  • Family gatherings  
  • Corporate celebrations 
  • Business meetings
  • Programs and workshops 
  • Wedding receptions

Key features

  • 4 split system air conditioner/heater
  • Kitchen with double sink 
  • Commercial dishwasher 
  • Wall mounted hot water urn 
  • Portable hot water urn
  • Large fridge 
  • Microwave 
  • Pie warmer 
  • Fixed dance floor 
  • Fixed stage
  • Fixed projector screen
  • 100 cushioned chairs 
  • Free Wi-Fi access 


  • 100 people seated
  • 130 people standing


Casual rates

  • 6 Hour Package $700.00
  • Option 1: 10.00am – 4.00pm 
  • Option 2: 6.00pm – 12.00am

Community rate (weekdays only)

  • $34.00 per hour
  • $267 for 8 hours

Standard rate (weekdays only)

  • $46.00 per hour
  • $355.00 for 8 hours


  • $350 or $1000 depending on the risk level of the function

Optional Extras 

Additional hour $142.00 per hour
An additional hour can be arranged, subject to availability and for an additional charge of $142.00. 

This hour is broken into 30 minute blocks on either side of the package option start and end time. 

Example: Adding an additional hour to our 10.00am - 1.00pm options will then become 9.30am - 1.30pm. This additional time is perfect for those who need some extra time for set up and clean up but don't want to increase to a 6 hour package. 

•    4 tall round bar tables 
•    2 children’s tables with 12 children’s chairs 
•    Projector and screen 
•    Portable whiteboard

Technical specifications




Room size

13.0m (L) x 13m (W) x 2.7m (H)


Fixed stage

9m (L) x 1.8m (W)


Fixed dance floor

4.8m (L) x 3.6m (W)


Trestle tables

1.8m (L) x 0.75m (W)

Maximum 16

Round tables

1.5m (diameter) x 0.72m (H)

Maximum 12

Cushioned chairs

0.93m (H) x 0.45m (W)

Maximum 84

Children’s tables

1.2m (L) x 0.75m (W) x 0.55m (H)

Maximum 2

Children’s chairs


Maximum 12

Commercial fridge

0.82m (W) x 1.42m (H)


Commercial oven

0.63m (W) x 0.33m (H) x 0.55m (D)