Castlemaine Botanical Gardens Former Tea Rooms

4.8 (5)
· Botanical Gardens, 2 Walker Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450, Australia ·
Min. 1 hour
Mount Alexander Shire Council

Hosted by Mount Alexander Shire Council

SpacetoCo Host since March 2022 · 5k bookings

Mount Alexander Shire is known for its local food and wine, vibrant arts community and breathtaking natural surrounds. Perfectly located in Central Victoria, just over an hour from Melbourne by car or train.

About this space

The Former Tea Rooms, located within Castlemaine iconic Botanical Gardens, provide a the perfect settings for your event. A spacious verandah extends around the whole building, adding an undercover option

This charming heritage-listed venue is a one-room space with timber shutters that open out onto the gardens, allowing plenty of natural light in. The separate kitchen space is ideal for preparing refreshments.

The location is perfect for special celebrations and gatherings and is a favourite gathering spot for local community groups. The building is next to BBQ facilities and a short walk from a children's playground, providing ample opportunities for family fun.

Please note that there are no internal toilets at the Tea Rooms. The nearest public toilets are 200 metres away at the BBQ area near the playground.

Inside there is a separate kitchen which includes a boiling water tap on the sink, fridge, oven and microwave

Equipment includes:

  • 40 chairs

  • 6 tables

  • 4 thermo jugs for boiling water

  • 4 water jugs

  • 20 water glasses

  • 40 cups and saucers

  • 40 small serving plates

  • 20 teaspoons

  • No other crockery or cutlery provided

Booking schedule

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Extra items and charges

This space has extra items and charges that can be added to your booking. Some may be required depending on your booking time and type, which will be shown at the checkout.

Council Public Liability Insurance
$22.10 per booking
Council Public Liability Insurance. Not available for sporting or commercial events. For full conditions, please contact Council venue staff.


Tables Screen Chairs/Sofas Family Friendly Outdoor Area Free Parking Coffee / Tea Kitchenette Air Conditioning Heater Wheelchair Friendly Lighting Bins

Suitable for

Dance Exhibition Birthday (Kids) Birthday General Celebration Graduation Party Baby Shower Community Group Conference Meeting Remote Work Class Lecture Training Workshop Meditation Yoga Family Event Religious Celebration Engagement


Botanical Gardens, 2 Walker Street, Castlemaine VIC 3450, Australia

Opening times


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  • leave the venue clean and tidy

  • turn off all appliances and lights

  • replace all furniture where it was found

  • clean all items used and return them to storage

  • lock all doors and close all windows

  • remove all rubbish from the venue


4.8 (5)

Additional details

Host's Cancellation Policy
100% refund on cancellations up until 7 days before your booking. After that, cancel and get a 90% refund.
Parking and Public Transport Information

Free parking available close by in parking lot off Downes Road.

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