What’s On

Stay up to date with what's happening in the garden.


Whether you’re heading the MCG or looking for somewhere to watch blockbuster clash between the Bombers and the Pies, we’ve got you covered.


$30 gets you a guaranteed seat in front of the big screen in the Observatory and includes a pint of Carlton Draught or Balter with a parma, burger, steak or gourmet pie.


Match will be on the big screen in the beer garden with sound. Be there when we open our doors at 12pm to receive $5 pints of draught for the first hour.

Call 8396 5777

End Of Financial Year

It’s our shout this financial year!

Celebrate the end of financial year in style at Garden State Hotel. We have a range of beautiful exclusive spaces ranging from intimate dining rooms to large open bars and dedicated function spaces. By booking your function with us every guest will receive a complimentary glass of sparkling or beer on arrival.

Valid June – August 2018.

Enquire today – [email protected] or 8396 5777.

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Cocktail Collective Dinner

Garden State Hotel are collaborating with some of Australia’s best spirit distillers to bring you a Cocktail Collective Dinner in the heart of the garden

Sit amongst the tiers of Melbourne’s best beer garden and enjoy five courses created by our award-winning chef, Ash Hicks featuring Australia’s best seasonal produce. Each course will be paired with a cocktail from distillers Starward Whisky, Archie Rose Distillery, St. Agnes, Melbourne Gin Company and Tequila Tromba.

When: Wednesday 2nd May, 6pm
Tickets: $95

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$26 Lunch Special

Monday – Thursday, 12pm – 2.30pm

The Garden Grill is your new express lunch destination. Monday to Thursday, from 12pm to 2.30pm enjoy a choice of 4 mains matched with a glass of white or red for just $26pp.

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Every Sunday

The Garden Grill welcomes you to Shared Sundays at Garden State Hotel. Enjoy a feasting experience by Chef Ashly Hicks, with each week featuring a different producer and celebrating their beloved produce at just $55pp. Join us anytime between 12noon-7pm. Children’s menu available.

Bookings recommended.

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Your girl squad looking to celebrate?

With sparkling on arrival, learn to create 2 signature cocktails with our specialist mixologist while our Head Chef serves a selection of delicious seasonal canapes.

Looking to really spoil the Hen? Ask about our Premium Upgrade options.

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Peer down onto the Beer Garden below from your exclusive private room as 5 Whisky’s are sampled, and our Head Chef serves up a selection of seasonal light canapes and cheese boards to share.

Like to go all out? Ask about our Premium Upgrade options.

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A space for every unique celebration

From intimate degustation dinners to large group cocktail functions or something eclectic to delight your guests, explore what Garden State Hotel has to offer for your end of year event.

We’ve set the scene. Now it’s your turn to get lost in our wonderland.

Enquire now by emailing [email protected] or clicking here.

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Lunch in the Public Bar

The Public Bar area is perfect for a relaxed dining experience, a lunch with co-workers and friends or for a bite to eat before heading to your next stop.

From pub classics to shared platters and lighter options its versatile menu is perfect for all occasions.

Bookings available from Monday through Thursday for groups of six or more.

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