Arbory Picnic Package

for 4-16 guests starting at $55pp

Book your next birthday party, event or ‘day ending in Y’ the easy way with one of our Arbory Picnic Packages designed for 4-16 guests. We’ll kick your party off with a giant board of Arbory favourite menu items alongside a magnum of premium wine (1.5L). You can select White, Red or Rose or alternatively swap it out for a magnum of classic Aperol Spritz. You can also upgrade to Champagne or add some Espresso Martinis to get things started.

Sample Menu:

  • Warm Sourdough, Gippsland Cultured Butter & Smoked Sea Salt
  • Selection of Charcuterie & Cheeses
  • Hummus, Crispy Chickpeas, Dukkah & Crostini
  • Chicken Liver Parfait & Onion Jam
  • Mini New England Lobster Rolls
  • Fried Croquettes & Arancini
  • Truffle Chips

* This menu is subject to seasonal availability changes

Beverage Options:

Standard Package: A Magnum of Premium Wine. Please note in comments of booking which wine you would prefer:

  • White: 2017 Cols Claire Riesling, Claire Valley, SA
  • Rose: 2018 Domaine de Ferrages Rose, Provence, France
  • Red: 2015 Matsu ‘Picaro’ Tempranillo, Toro, Spain

*wines indicative and may change based on availability

Aperol Spritz Picnic: Swap your wine for a magnum of Aperol Spritz (no change in price)

Espresso Martini Picnic: Keep the wine magnum, and add an Espresso Martini on arrival for each of your guests (+$18pp). Please remember to comment on White, Red or Rose.

Champagne Picnic: Swap your wine for a Magnum of premium Champagne for those in the mood to celebrate! (+$180)

How to Book:

For 4-6 guests – $360 + booking fee

please select 6 guests & then ‘Picnic for 4-6’ options in the booking widget and then select your beverage option.

For 6-8 guests – $420 +bf

please select 8 guests & then ‘Picnic for 6-8’ options in the booking widget and then select your beverage option.

For 9-12 guests – $720 +bf

please select 12 guests & then ‘Picnic for 4-6’ options in the booking widget and then select your beverage option. This package is split across two adjoining tables

For 13-16 guests – $840 +bf

please select 16 guests & then ‘Picnic for 6-8’ options in the booking widget and then select your beverage option. This package is split across two adjoining tables


  • The Arbory Picnic package is a 3 hour sitting, after which time your table may be rebooked. Please be aware that due to restricted trading may not be able to hold you in venue after this time.
  • Pre-payment is required to secure your booking. 48 hours notice via email at [email protected] of any changes or cancellation. Any cancellation fee will not be charged in the event of very poor weather. Please email [email protected] to change booking number or cancel up to 48 hours in advance without charge. Any emailed changes will be honoured even if we are unable to confirm via email prior to your booking commencement.
  • After your pre-purchased drinks, all further beverage can be purchased from the bar. Arbory does not offer further table service for drinks.
  • Please leave a comment in the notes if you require something specific and we will try our best to accommodate your request.
  • Bookings can only be held for 20 minutes past the booking time. Please ensure at least some guests have arrived by this time. Due to the nature of this service, food can only be held up until 30min past the booking time at which point service will commence even if your entire party has not arrived. In this even, all menu items will need to be delivered together as unfortunately the missing guests items cannot be held.
  • To assist in contact tracing, we ask all guests to sign in when entering the venue. A QR code is available at the door. This information will be destroyed after 28 days as per privacy guidelines.
  • Please do not enter Arbory Bar and Eatery if you feel unwell.
  • Arbory can accomodate well for Vegans and Vegetarians. We have a substantial menu of items that do not contain gluten, however due to the nature of our kitchen, traces of gluten may be present in all food. Please ensure you note these numbers in the comments section when making your booking as changing these later can be difficult.
  • Arbory’s picnic packages are strictly for guests over the age of 18.



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This Event is for Arbory Bar & Eatery
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We are accepting walk-ins


Join us to raise a glass and ring in the new year for dinner by the Yarra River.
With flowing drinks, tunes and later entertainment, join us at one of two evening sittings:
from 5-6pm and 8:30-9:30pm.

Enjoy an all inclusive 2.5 hour seated package of Canapés, flowing Beer, Cider, Wine, Champagne and Premium House Spirits, $195 per person.

Teen: $105pp (13-17) Package meal and soft drinks
Kids: $45pp (12 and under) Kids meal and soft drinks

The 2nd sitting is an over 18 years and over event.

Featuring Djs
JNETT, Disco Harry, Jimmy James, Sophie McAlister & Jamie Bennett


– Beverage Package is 2.5 hours, this commences from the start of your booking time. Please arrive 15minutes early if you wish to be seated at the commencement of your package as extensions due to late arrivals cannot be offered.
– The first sitting (5pm-6pm starts) lasts strictly 3 hours from the start of your booking time. Due to covid restrictions it is unlikely you will be able to remain in the venue after your sitting. The second sitting lasts until 12.30am.
– All tables of 5 and above have umbrella cover. About half of tables of 2-4 have scattered cover, however all have full tree cover from the sun. In the event of heavy rain forecast we will call any guests allocated tables that may not have full coverage and offer a full refund (minus booking fee) if required.
– The 2nd sitting is an over 18 year only event. ID may be checked at the door and refunds cannot be offered if ID is not present and entry is refused.
– Cancellation available up until 7 days prior after which point cancellation only available due to inclement weather with 48 hours notice.
– Please note dietaries in your comments. We will contact you if there are any issues with us providing for these. Note, while we have many gluten free items on the menu, all contain traces due to the nature of our kitchen.
– Likewise please note any guest physical limitations relevant to seating; as the majority of seating are high bar stools without backs.
– Arbory takes it’s responsible service of alcohol seriously. Please encourage your guests to drink responsibly as no refund can be offered if a guest is asked to leave due to intoxication or anti-social behaviour.
– In the event that Covid restrictions increase and we must cancel some or all bookings, full refunds will be given minus the booking fee, which cannot be refunded.


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