If you want to create a memorable event, the venue at Essendon Bowls Club is a unique and cost effective setting for your special occasion. Guests will be able to enjoy your event in the surrounds of the Windy Hill sports precinct in undisturbed privacy.

The function venue is spacious and full of charm, setting it apart from many contemporary venues. With the flexibility of arranging the space however you wish, the function room is essentially a ‘blank canvas’ for you to create your perfect event.

Whether you are organising a birthday party, family celebration, wedding, engagement party, christening, sports presentation, staff celebration party, team building or a corporate event the function room, bar and facilities make up the ideal venue to create a unique and memorable experience for you and your guests.

Our venue facilities include:

  • Fully Licensed Bar –  well stocked and fully licensed. Option to open a tab for your guests.
  • EFTPOS facilities available.
  • Commercial Kitchen – Full commercial kitchen available for your personal use or for your choice of caterers. BBQ’s also available.
  • Off-street car parking or extensive on street car parking for guests.
  • Seating for 100 people or more.
  • Sound System – Sound system and audio visual facilities available.


Essendon Bowls Club’s fully licensed well-stocked bar is the best kept secret in Essendon.  With beer on tap, it’s a popular socialising spot for many friendly regulars who refer to it as a ‘hidden gem’. You’ll find drink prices are some of the lowest around.

The bar is open to visitors – as a Club you do need to sign in on entry – and the club offers social membership at only $30 per year.

Pop in for a visit, you’ll find a very warm welcome, drinks and great company.

Opening Hours:    

Monday: Closed

  • Tuesday: 4 – 9pm
  • Wednesday: 4 – 9pm
  • Thursday: 4 – 9pm
  • Friday: 4 – 9pm
  • Saturday: 10am – 12pm
  • Sunday: 10am – 12pm