frequently asked questions

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At Mångata our room hire varies depending on the style of event you are having. Any room hire fee covers the cost of set-up, pack down, cleaning and a donation to the St Kilda Life Saving Club. The maximum room hire fee for an event is capped at $650.  

In regards to the minimum spend, we offer this based on a minimum food and beverage spend. The minimum spend does vary depending on the date, time and style of event. 

You determine the cost per head, as all of our packages are designed to suit your style and budget. 

Security is a requirement for all events at Mångata, but the number will be determined by the event. Security guard(s) are required half an hour prior to your guests’ arrival and half an hour post event conclusion. Security guards are charged at $45.00 per guard, per hour.

Yes, absolutely. We require a list of all dietary requirements a minimum of 14 days prior to your event, when confirming your final guest numbers.  

All band and entertainment meals can be provided by Mångata at $35pp. Please let us know if there are any dietary requirements prior to the event.  

Unfortunately not. All entertainment must be brought in and arranged by the client.

  • Dedicated Event Coordinator, on the day and leading up to your event 
  • Personalised menus 
  • Table linen (if required) 
  • Feature furniture; ottomans, low coffee tables, high bars, décor pieces 

Yes, we have lift access and disabled bathrooms on our top level where Mångata is located.

Our preferred supplier is Melbourne's ACC Catering, and we believe that working with the same team gives consistency and quality. If you do have a separate contact in mind, please let us know, but our goal is to put on an event that is second to none, and ACC Catering certainly provide that. 

Babies are Free of charge. No meals are provided and parents are welcome to supply food for their babies. 

Children Packages are available, which includes a main child’s meal, dessert plus unlimited soft drinks for $35.00 per person. 

Suppliers can gain access as early as 4pm to begin set up. If they need to come in earlier, please let us know, as it can be arranged, but this is a case-by-case scenario. There are very strict bump in and out policies when it concerns the driveway by the side of the building. This drive way must always remain clear as it belongs to the Life Saving Club - and while we hope to put on a great show and party, they are saving lives - so will need access to all of their gear.