Best Venues to host your End of Season Sports Presentations

Celebrate the sporting efforts of your club this season with a party that brings everyone together in a relaxed setting. Coaches can acknowledge the players’ efforts; the wins, the losses and reflect on the sporting season that brought so much fun and enjoyment for all involved. Include great food and some drinks and everyone will already be talking about the next end of season event!

It is important when choosing a venue for your end of season party to keep a few things in minds such as a size of the venue, food options and AV facilities if you’d like to make a speech and share some season highlights.

See below our top venues for your next end of season party.


College Lawn, Prahran

Featuring a large outdoor bar and sprawling lawn with picnic tables and a great mixture of seating and standing space, the famous College Lawn Beer Garden is perfect for any event. It also features a backdrop of luscious greenery, beautiful potted plants, 4 large flat screen TVs and a covered section to keep you dry when Melbourne’s unpredictable weather hits. An ideal location for any end of season sporting celebration!


The Auburn Hotel, Hawthorn East

The Level One Function Rooms feature a private bar, separate lounge areas and a large balcony for your exclusive use. The grand staircase leads to the foyer which features the large bar and access to the adjoining function rooms and private amenities. A DJ and dance floor can be set up the in Corner Room with the adjoining Board Room perfect for coaches to ensure your guests are comfortable throughout the evening. There is direct access to the balcony for any smokers. The Auburn function spaces are complete with state-of-the-art audio visual equipment, including a wireless microphone, digital projector and screen, and iPod inputs.


Hawthorn Hotel, Hawthorn

Conveniently located close to transport in the heart of Hawthorn, The Hawthorn Hotel is the perfect function venue in East Melbourne for your next event or party. For an end of season event the Lounge Bar and Lower Beer Garden offer the ideal space. The Lounge Bar is a stylish, purpose-built function area complete with comfy lounges, private bar and big screen plasma TV. You will also have access to the Lower Beer Garden area, so that you and your guests can enjoy an indoor/outdoor function experience.