Circus Bar offers a unique, sophisticated function experience like no other. Situated in the heart of upmarket South Yarra, Circus has become the function destination of choice for corporate events including Price Cooper Waterhouse, Sportsgirl, Flight Centre, Officeworks & Holden to name a few. We also cater to other functions including 21st, engagements, birthdays and fashion launches.

Circus has a huge range of packages, services and unique entertainment options to suit all themes and budgets. This all taken care of by your dedicated functions manager, ensuring your event runs smoothly and professionally.

Main Bar


Enter a world of vintage Circus inspired decadence in our Main Bar. Get lost in one of the secluded leather ‘pin button’ booths whilst enjoying one of our signature cocktails.  Featuring rich draped velvet, ornate brass mirrors, vintage Circus posters adorning the walls, a pressed metal bar and incredible attention to detail, the Circus Main Bar is will trasport you to a wonderland full of surprises.

Capacity - 250 people

Opens to Public - 10.00pm (negotiable) (Sat/Sun Only)

License - 24 Hour

Décor - Vintage circus/Burlesque


  • Main bar
  • Private booths
  • Dance floor
  • DJ facilities
  • iPod facilities
  • Cloak room
  • Projector



A “one of its kind” in Melbourne, this lush rooftop bar provides a unique function experience like no other. Featuring an abundance of individual day beds for your guests to lounge and soak up the atmosphere, a “magic garden’ themed bar and plenty of room for a dance floor. The Circus Rooftop Bar is rapidly becoming the destination function venue of choice in Melbourne, and is certain to impress the monst discerning of guests.

Capacity - 120 people

Exclusive Use - 5 hours: Function must conclude at 12:00am when rooftop will open to public (Sat/Sun only)

License - Until 5am

Décor - Elegant outdoor setting


  • Private bar
  • Lounge areas/day beds
  • Overlooking commercial road
  • Retractable weatherproof roof with side covers
  • Heaters
  • Large screen plasma for presentations
  • iPod facilities

Function Enquiry



If you have a smaller group (under 30 guests) our VIP booths are available to book from 10pm. We have birthday and hens party packages to make sure you and your guests can celebrate in style. Please contact our functions manager to find out more.