The Queen's Birthday long weekend holiday is celebrated in Melbourne and Victoria as the second Monday of June. As this holiday weekend is close to the start of Winter, it is also the designated opening weekend of the Snow Season for the Victorian Alps. In Melbourne for the start of Winter there are numerous warming venues with fires lit and heaters burning just waiting to welcome you. The Queen's Birthday long weekend is a great time to head out with friends and enjoy the start of winter! Here are some great restaurants, venues and events and promotions in Melbourne for this Queen's Birthday period.
Queen's Birthday Melbourne Ideas
The next Queen's Birthday holiday in Melbourne is at the June long weekend. It's the start of Winter in June so prepare to rug up a little more.
Just click on the Melbourne events or venues for more details of ideas planned.
Temperance HotelSouth Yarra / 03 9827 7401
Queen's Birthday Eve Party
A favourite venue for hipsters and all in downtown Chapel St South Yarra. Great Winter food for the Queen's Birthday start of winter party time in June! Be tempted at Temperance with it's love to party play attitude! Enjoy LIVE Music from 3pm and DJ's 9pm till late.
Live Music | No Cover Charge | Drink Specials
HopscotchSouthbank / 03 9690 6999
Long Weekend: Queen's Birthday Edition
Hop into Hopscotch down in Melbourne's Southbank Precinct this Queens Birthday Weekend for awesome specials and entertainment. Enjoy DJ's Friday, Saturday & Sunday Night and LIVE acoustic Music from 1pm over the long weekend.
Walk In Venue | No Bookings
The Boatbuilders YardSouth Wharf / 03 9686 5088
Winter Functions at Boaties
Get your crew on the gangway for a Winter Night City Lights function this June and celebrate the end of financial year. Great food and awesome drinks to get everyone warmed up.
Awesome location on the Yarra River!
Hophaus Bier Bar GrillSouthbank / 03 9682 5900
Think German Bavarian bier hall and that's the atmosphere and culture we want to share. Come together this Queen's Birthday long weekend in Melbourne on the second level of Southbank overlooking the awesome Yarra River and enjoy good food and drink German style!
Stamford Plaza MelbourneMelbourne / 03 9659 1000
Long Weekend Accommodation
Having a holiday in Melbourne over the Queens Birthday Weekend? Check into the Stamford Plaza for some great accommodation packages. They many suite options to suite your needs whether an intimate getaway or a family vacation. Plus amazing facilites and a prime CBD location.
Book Now for Queens Birthday Accommodation
Amora Hotel RiverwalkRichmond / 03 9246 1211
Long Weekend Getaway
Enjoy a long weekend getaway at the Amora Hotel Riverwalk. Ideally located on the banks of the Yarra River you'll be treated to panoramic river views from a range luxurious suites and 2 bedroom apartments. Getaway in style at the Amora Hotel Riverwalk.
Book your Getaway Accommodation
Campari HouseMelbourne / 03 9600 1574
Queen's Birthday Long Weekend on the Rooftop
This warming Italian inspired Melbourne icon is centrally located in Hardware Lane. The multiple storied venue gives options for various Queen's Birthday events or functions at this Melbourne Winter time of year. Spend the long weekend on the Rooftop and enjoy live acoustic music until late on the Sunday.
Drinks Specials | New Winter Cocktail List
Wharf HotelMelbourne / 03 8680 6000
Queen's Birthday Long Weekend
Enjoy LIVE football from the AFL all Queen's Birthday Long Weekend. You can also catch the French Open and NBA Finals. Say cheers to the public holiday at the Wharf, open till late everyday of the Queen's Birthday break.
Beers & big screen sports action all weekend
RiverlandMelbourne / 03 9662 1771
Winter Drinks and Functions.
Warm up this Winter Opening with our drink specials. The Queens Birthday weekend will be fun in Mebourne and even more fun riverside at Riverland. Come and get some warming food and good times with our let it snow function package to open Winter.
Riverfront Location | Food and Drinks
Platform 28Docklands / 03 9670 9933
End of Financial Year Functions
June in Melbourne can be wet but we'll keep you warm for the Long Weekend at Platform 28. And if your work is planning an EOFY function then give our spaces are try. Great drinks, awesome food and fun staff are our specialty!
Ludlow Bar & Dining RoomSouthbank / 03 9699 1676
Queen's Birthday Long Weekend
Ludlow on the Yarra River has super view to Melbourne in Winter and we'll warm you up inside and out with our gas heaters.
For the Queen's Birthday long weekend Ludlow is alive for friends to drop in with great winter food! Yum!
Turf Sports Bar & GrillMelbourne / 03 9670 1271
Queen's Birthday Live Sports
Melbourne loves sport and the Turf is one of Melbournes premier sports bars. And this Queen's Birthday Long weekend come and join us for the June Winter sporting events. Whether it's AFL or American Sports we'll have it on.
P.J. O'Brien's Irish PubSouthbank / 03 9686 5011
June Long Weekend
An authentic Irish favourite venue of Melbournians. P.J. O'Brien's is open every day of the June Long Weekend. Enjoy Drinks specials including Espresso Martini's on the Saturday and, a Traditional Sunday with Sunday Roast, LIVE Irish Music plus Drinks Specials.
Long Weekend Drinks Specials + More
Melbourne's Winter Big Days Keep Coming
Once the Queen's Birthday long weekend in June is over it's time to take in the end of financial year parties and look ahead to a Xmas in July celebration. Who doesn't like a roast and some plum pudding in July. Make sure you check out all the Christmas in July ideas for Melbourne and Winter functions.