Venue Guide

Host An Event at ZINC at Federation Square

ZINC sits on the riverfront side of Federation Square and is one of the most sought after contemporary event spaces in Melbourne, offering guests a beautiful venue for a range of events and needs. Two versatile studio spaces can be customised for meetings, conferences, weddings, and more.


ZINC at Federation Square—Key Info

Are you thinking of holding your next event at ZINC at Federation Square? If so, we’ve compiled all of the key information you’ll need so you don’t have to worry about it!

Venue Address

Cnr Princes Walk &, Russell St Ext, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Venue Website





ZINC at Federation Square Capacity

ZINC at Federation Square in Melbourne has space to host events for hundreds of visitors. Here are some sample rooms from the venue and their capacities.



Studio 2

200 (cocktail)

Studio 1

  250 (theatre)

Studios 1 & 2 combined

1000 (cocktail)

Studio 1 & the Deck

200 (banquet)

ZINC at Federation Square Facilities

In House Catering Available

Yes—premium catering by EPICURE

In House Audio & Visual Facilities


Wifi Provisions

Wifi Available


Disability access to the entire venue with lifts and wheelchair access.

Accessible parking and drop-off/pick-up at Federation Square.

Event Security


Getting to ZINC at Federation Square

Air Travel

The Melbourne Airport is a quick drive or taxi ride away from Federation Square, taking approximately 25-35 minutes or around an hour by train/tram.

Train Travel

Flinder Street Station is a 5-minute walk away via State Route 30, and Russell St/Flinders St tram stations are even closer to the venue.

 Travel by Car

Taxi rank closeby and car park available.

Nearby Parking

Federation Square Car Park currently has the highest possible rating of 5 stars in the Melbourne Car Park Accreditation Scheme, and is a multi-level car park accessible via Russell Street or Batman Ave. A parking day begins at 6 am and prices start at $6 for 30 minutes, then $16 for 30 mins–1 hour, and range up to $64 for 3+ hours.

For guests arriving between 6 am and 10 am and leaving between 3 pm and midnight, there is a flat rate of $18 between Monday and Friday.

For guests arriving after 4 pm and leaving before 6 am the following day, there is a $13 flat rate between Monday and Thursday and a flat rate of $16 on Friday.

On weekends and public holidays, for guests entering after 6 am and leaving before 6 am the following day, there is a flat rate of $16.

There are accessible car parks located on each level of the Fed Square Car Park, in close proximity to the lifts. The height restriction for vehicles is 2.1 metres.

Federation Square also has a secure bike cage facility on Level 3 of the car parks.

Annual membership costs $126.40 (including GST) and a one-off charge of $12 for the access card.

Hotels & Accommodation near ZINC at Federation Square

There is a wide range of hotels and accommodation options for guests to choose from in the city of Melbourne. From Flinders Landing Apartments, a 4 star hotel with prices from $144 and Selina CBD Melbourne with prices from $99, to Next Hotel Melbourne and The Westin Melbourne with luxury prices over $300, delegates will be spoiled for choice.

Bars & Restaurants near ZINC at Federation Square

Delegates will be spoiled for choice of fine restaurants at Federation Square, with places overlooking the Yarra with scenic views of the city all around you. There are a range of amazing bars, cafes and restaurants such as Transport Public Bar, Mama's Canteen, Taxi Kitchen, Chocolate Buddha and Big Esso By Mabu Mabu. There are also plenty of bars to enjoy a drink on the waterfront, like Pilgrim Bar and Riverland Bar.

Past Events Held at ZINC at Federation Square

A range of events are held at ZINC, including personal weddings and lunches as well as events such as

  • The Australian Open Inspirational series
  • International Women's Day with Master Builders Victoria
  • The Property Council of Australia's breakfast talk
  • A live property auction with CBRE Melbourne

ZINC at Federation Square Reviews

14 people gave ZINC at Federation Square 3.5 out of 5 stars on Tripadvisor.

How to Hold an Event at ZINC at Federation Square

You can find out more about hosting an event at ZINC at Federation Square by contacting the venue directly here:

Phone: (03) 9229 6300

Opening Times: Weekdays 9am–5pm, weekends by appointment


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