Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron is located on the waterfront at St Kilda and has uninterrupted views over Port Phillip from the Harbour Room and the balcony. Catering for events held at RMYS is provided by our long term partners & renowned Melbourne caterers, food&desire.

The Harbour Room

The Harbour Room is a spectacular venue for weddings, celebrations, meetings and corporate conferences for 50 to 400 guests. For further information and event images please visit or call (03) 8646 6000.

The Roof Top

The Squadron has recently completed an upgrade of the roof top area of the building, providing a stunning view of Port Phillip and the city. The roof top is perfect for wedding ceremonies, pop up restaurants, cocktail parties and more, and is available for hire.

All rooftop enquiries through food&desire (03) 8646 6000.

Committee Room

The Committee Room is a fantastic, historic location to be hired for private lunches, celebrations, dinners, cocktail parties and meetings. This room has access to the balcony with beautiful views of Port Phillip and St Kilda Pier. food&desire can tailor menus for your event and create a delicious food and beverage package to suit your budget.

The Committee Room seats up to 18 for dinner and can accommodate 50 guests for cocktail functions.

Room Hire Charges
Full Members of RMYS receive complimentary hire for the Committee Room and Roof Top (subject to availability). For all corporate, wedding, birthday and functions please contact food&desire on (03) 8646 6000 or

RMYS Members:
If you are a sailing or social member at RMYS you can contact Jan direct 9534 0227 or email to hire out the committee room or a room where no catering is required. You also receive discounts for the event space & rooftop. Contact office for details.

For Non RMYS Members:
We have 2 main function spaces suitable for weddings, corporate lunches, conferences, birthdays and more. To arrange an inspection contact food&desire on 03 8646 6000.

More Details:

​The renovations of the Squadron clubhouse, completed in September 2008, include a transformation of the Harbour Room and the Members’ Olympic Bar by architect Chris Connell. Each room is now serviced by a new commercial kitchen constructed on the same level. A passenger lift has also been installed to service all levels, including the roof top.

The Squadron has entered into a long term partnership with renowned Melbourne caterers, food&desire. food&desire operate other venues around Melbourne, including the Carousel at Albert Park, Half Acre in South Melbourne and Aerial in South Wharf. See their website: