Melbourne Xmas Parties
Looking to find a great option for your next Christmas function in Melbourne - then you have come to the right place. GoBananas has been organising Xmas functions in Melbourne for years and have access to the best Christmas party options Melbourne has to offer. Check out our ideas below, enquire now and talk to one of our Melbourne party planners.
Melbourne Xmas Parties
A Christmas Party in Melbourne - yeah! Melbourne is beautiful city all year round, but when it comes to Christmas time, it becomes something magical. The numerous Xmas trees in Federation Square, the 100’s of lights strung above Bourke Street alongside Meyers storybook window display, and the always amazing light show projected on the front of the Town Hall. It’s no secret that when this city does Christmas – it goes all out, so therefore it’s no surprise that when it comes to organising an Xmas do for you and your work mates, you’re going to have A LOT to choose from.
And while the sheer number of GoBananas Christmas party possibilities may be thrilling for some people, for most it’s pretty overwhelming. How do you decide on something to do when your choices are so broad? And how can you choose something for so many different people that no doubt all have different opinions to what this year’s Xmas soiree should contain. But they’re not the one planning this – you are. Even if this is your 1st or 10th time planning the big Xmas party it can still be pretty scary, but don’t stress because here at GoBananas we’re the pro’s at planning amazing Melbourne Christmas Parties.
So sit back and relax because this is about to get very easy.
How can GoBananas help with your Melbourne Xmas Party?
We’ve been in the business of planning amazing shindigs for a while now so we’ve come up with a pretty fool proof system that will make planning you Xmas Party in Melbourne a breeze:
• By giving you a range of options from the very best suppliers and venues in town
• We have a mixture of day and night time activities from active outings to quiet drinks
• We’ll work to your budget and can create bespoke packages to suit your group
• A user friendly online itinerary for easy access to all your party options
• We deal with the suppliers and venues so you won’t have to do any ringing around
• Your own personal party rep to answer any questions and offer advice where needed
• We can organise transport and accommodation if require – your one stop shop
That’s only just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to what GoBananas can do for your Melbourne Christmas Do. We love planning parties so come one and come all and have a look at what we’ve got on offer.
The best work Christmas Party ideas in Melbourne
• Casino Function – Fancy having a theme? A Monte Carlo Xmas Party in Melbourne is sure to go down a treat.
• Cocktail Party – We come to your office and make a selection of delicious cocktails – who doesn’t love a bit of booze at the work place?
• Murder Mystery – One for the work mates who love a touch of the dramatics, this one is very popular and lots of fun.
• Wine Tour – For those looking for a quiet day in one Melbourne’s beautiful wine regions, why not stop at the cellar door on your way out for a bit of easy Xmas Shopping.
• Cabaret & Vampire Show – If you’re work mates love the weird and wonderful then this show is sure to deliver, they’ll be talking about this one for weeks to come.
• Melbourne Pub Crawl – Nothing quite say’s Merry Christmas like watching your boss get more and more sluggish as you move from one pub to the next, they won’t be able to live this one down.
• Melbourne Party Boat Cruise – The Crown Jewels of Xmas Parties in Melbourne. Who doesn’t want to cruise along the beautiful Yarra River, taking in all the sites of the city with a glass of bubbly or a cold beer in hand as you party the night away on board a beautiful boat. This one is always a winner!
Gobananas top tips for planning your Xmas function in Melbourne
Those options all look pretty amazing right? But before we get to that happy stage when we can book in some of these magical Melbourne Xmas Party ideas, we’re going to give you the gift of GoBananas handy hints for hassle free planning:
• Plan ahead – while we can usually rustle something up last minute, it is way easier on both you and us if you start the booking process a few months early. Plus, if you leave it to late the chances of your chosen activity being booked out are pretty high.
• Set a budget – That way we know what sort of activity we can work with and you know exactly what your options are from the start. Besides, no one really wants to ask the boss for extra booze money.
• Don’t have too many cooks in the kitchen – you can’t please everyone and now is not the time to start trying. Keep the final decision making to just a few select people otherwise things can get complicated very quickly.
• Don’t sweat the small stuff – sometimes logistics means that things can’t always work out exactly how you imagine; we’ll always do out very best to get you what you want but a little bit of leniency can go a long way.
• But most of all – HAVE FUN! If you book with us your guaranteed a stellar Xmas Party in Melbourne, so enjoy the planning process and definitely take all the credit when this amazing Melbourne Christmas Party comes into play.
GREAT CORPORATE Xmas PARTY VENUES IN MELBOURNE
Need a great spot to host your Xmas do in Melbourne?
Alumbra is a really cool and hip venue where you can hire a number of different areas so that you can have your own fun corporate party. They have an area with some decking that looks out at the great city of Melbourne. Or if you want to go a little bit nuts then you can go in the “Event Space” where they have a huge LCD TV’s, an amazing sound system and just a really great party atmosphere that can be customized to your groups need.
If you are looking for a place where you can have an all in one type of evening where you can enjoy a nice multi course meal and then have a space to have a few drinks and party in then The Apartment is a great location for you. This is a cool and funky type of place that has a bar, nightclub and restaurant and they have a number of great deals available so be sure to check them out.
If you have a large group of people then The Carlton Brewhouse is ideal for you as they have three different areas and can handle as many as 400 people! This is a venue that is just all about having fun and if you want your employees or work colleges to really have a fun time and cut loose then they can do that here. With a huge dance floor, beer garden, 11 different beer taps and much more, The Carlton Brewhouse is the venue of choice if you are looking to throw a memorable, extravagant and awesome work Christmas party or some other kind of fun work function.
Club 23 is a more laid back type of place….This is the kind of environment that is just perfect if you have had a fun, but tiring day in Melbourne. This is a place that is first of all really fun to throw back a few drinks in, but it is all about really appreciating that classic Melbourne skyline. There is a balcony you can hang out on, but the windows in this place are huge so that even when you are chatting and drinking inside, you still have a great view of the city. While not idea for a “wild party” type of night. If you are looking for somewhere you can actually hear each other talk while you have a few drinks then this place will be perfect.
ARTS CENTRE MELBOURNE
This really is an all in one conference centre where you could have an actual conference take place in one space and then head to another for some nice food and good drinks. The Arts Centre Melbourne is located a pebbles throw from the Yarra River so you could perhaps take in a boat cruise during the morning, have a work conference at lunch time here and then also have a little party here as well. This is a venue that does have a wow factor to it so if you are looking to impress the people you work with then you will certainly do that here. Many work places in Melbourne actually use this as the venue for their work Christmas party!