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Everything You Need to Know About Bucks Night Parties

Thinking about a bucks night party in Melbourne for yourself or a mate? Looking for a venue? Planning a bucks night is no easy task. It can seem like there’s a lot of work involved, especially when it comes to deciding on a venue. You want to make sure your venue is a place that the groom-to-be and the rest of the group will enjoy. With this in mind, here are some tips for choosing the perfect bucks night party venue.


The first thing to consider is what kind of party atmosphere you’re trying to create. Will it be a low-key gathering, where everyone can simply enjoy a drink and a meal? Or are you thinking of a livelier late night, with dancing and entertainment? This will determine the kind of venue you should be looking for.

Group size

Next, think about the size of the group. Are you expecting a small, intimate gathering, or a larger party? This will have a big impact on what kind of venue you choose. Smaller venues may be great for intimate affairs, while larger venues may be better for those looking to make a bigger impact.


Look for a venue that’s close enough for people to get to easily. You don’t want the groom-to-be and the rest of the guests to spend too much time travelling from one spot to another.


Are you going for a big blow-out, or just a few quiet drinks with the boys? Or somewhere in between? Bucks nights can be expensive, so it’s important to find a venue that can work with your budget. Look for deals or discounts that may provide the perfect venue for a great price.

Choosing the right venue is an essential part of planning a successful bucks night

With the tips above, you’ll be sure to find the perfect spot to celebrate the groom-to-be. If you’re still feeling a bit overwhelmed, don’t worry. At Slate Restaurant Bar, we have plenty of experience catering for bucks nights both large and small, as well as hens do’s, weddings, corporate functions and more. Book your bucks night in with us now and make sure your party goes off without a hitch.

Our spaces

Slate has a broad range of function spaces available. If you’re looking to throw a big bash, you can rent our whole space, with room for 200 people sitting or 400 standing, or our entire upper level, which can seat up to 120 people or accommodate 180 people standing. For smaller, more intimate functions, we have spaces that can seat up to 22 or up to 50 people. Check out the full range of spaces we have available and enquire about availability today.


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