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Meeting & Event Spaces

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Meeting & Event spaces for any occasion

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The Ideal Space For Your Event

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Our prestigious Collins Street address, right in the heart of the CBD, offers the perfect level of understated luxury and brilliant service for all meetings and events. Our dedicated functions and events team will ensure your meeting runs smoothly from planning through to execution.

Authentic Catering Menus

Meeting & Event Catering Menu's
Whatever the scale or theme of your meeting, we use our considerable culinary know-how to create authentic, unpretentious lunches, coffee breaks and dinners. For all of our menus, we source ingredients locally where possible, with the emphasis on fresh and natural produce.

The Skybridge

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

The Skybridge lets you host the ultimate networking event high in the hotel’s atrium.
Whether an intimate long table dinner or cocktail reception, this space will leave guests basking in views of the grand atrium and iconic heritage buildings.

Secret Laneway

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

An authentic Melbourne laneway from the cobblestones to the street art. Perfect for canapé receptions, the laneway is a one-of-kind event space, sure to make your next event memorable.

The Laneway Rooms, 1,2,3

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Running along the entire length of the Rialto wing, the Laneway Rooms are impressively appointed. The stripped back brick walls with views to outside graffiti by The Blender Studios’ street artists, make the events space feel uniquely Melbourne.

We can seat up to 370 guests theatre style, or if your group is smaller or requires secluded individual spaces, we offer a variety of flexible layouts.

Trade & Stock and Wool & Wheat Rooms

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

With period-style windows overlooking the atrium and heritage ironwork, the Stock & Trade and Wool & Wheat meeting rooms pay homage to Melbourne’s past. Running along the length of the Winfield Wing, the rooms can be used as either two rooms, or four. Drop down blinds provide privacy and convenience, while the catering stations allow for refreshments throughout the day.

Pre function area

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

The generous pre-function area, with its impressive marble credenza, is designed to accommodate catering, reception and breakout needs, connecting the Laneway Rooms to the Stock and Trade rooms and the Wool and Wheat rooms.


InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Nestled between the two wings of the hotel, Alluvial Restaurant can transform into a unique and memorable event space.

From long table dinners, to cocktail receptions with space for entertainment and unique installations or displays; this space is only limited by your imagination.

Patrick McCaughan Boardroom

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Seating up to 12, the executive boardroom is best for impressive small meetings without disruption. The high backed leather chairs, polished wooden table and private reception provide a luxurious ambience with both comfort and convenience.


InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Thomas Fallon, William Pitt and Richard Speight are a series of smaller boardrooms located on the dedicated conference floor.

Accommodating for groups of eight, the historically-named Thomas Fallon and Richard Speight boardrooms offer a comfortable, secluded environment for business meetings with light refreshments and no distractions.

The William Pitt boardroom has a capacity for 12 boardroom style or up to 20 on banquet rounds.

These three rooms also feature a private pre-function area which provides a quiet haven away from the hotel’s main atrium.

Bluestone Wine Lounge

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Featuring a large statement wooden table and three booth seating areas, Bluestone Wine Lounge is perfect for cocktail events and seated dining events.

Market Lane Bar

InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto

Tucked away in a private alcove of the ground floor this space overlooks the atrium and holds events for up to 100 people.

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