21 Corner of Clarkmont & Hilton Rds
Ferny Creek , VIC

The Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve is situated in a lovely bushland setting adjacent to Sherbrooke Forest in the Dandenong Ranges, approximately 1-hour drive from the centre of Melbourne. The property is owned by Parks Victoria and is managed by a committed team of local volunteers. There is a large hall and a log cabin that can be hired separately. The Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve also features a children's playground, cricket pitch, oval, and ample parking.

The log cabin is only available from 0900-1800.

The hall can be hired from 0900 until 0100, when the property must be vacated.

The reserve is open to the public every day from 0700 until dusk. 

Dogs on Leads welcome. 


Indoor Facilities

  • Trestle Tables
  • Kitchen (Commercial)
  • Electric Urn
  • Round Tables
  • Kitchen (Domestic)
  • Oven
  • Chairs
  • Kitchenette
  • Pie Warmer
  • Heating
  • Servery
  • Microwave
  • Air Con/Cooling
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Shower Facilities

Other Indoor Facilities: Large domestic style kitchen rather than commercial.

Outdoor Facilities

  • Playground
  • Balcony
  • Benches
  • Courtyard
  • Heating
  • Tables
  • Shelter
  • BBQ

Other Outdoor Facilities: Massive outdoor area for picnics, sports, BBQ's (2x gas coin operated BBQs - 3x wood fired BBQs).

Technical Facilities

  • PA/Sound System
  • Piano
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Microphone
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Projector Screen
  • Lectern
  • Sound Proof
  • Data Projector
  • Stage
  • Stage Light
  • White Board
  • Ipod Input
  • Large TV/Plasma
  • Flip Chart

Party Facilities

  • No dance floor, but there is a suitable area people can dance on
  • No Disco lighting available
  • Customer can arrange DJ hire
  • Customer can arrange a band

Other Facilities

  • Large Car Park
  • Private Area
  • Private Toilets
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Wheelchair Access


  • 21st Birthday
  • 18th Birthday
  • After Party
  • Birthday Party
  • Children's Party
  • Teen Party
  • Rehearsal
  • Adult Class
  • Meeting
  • Craft Class
  • Fitness Class
  • Parents Group
  • Workshop
  • Social Event
  • Training
  • Exhibition
  • Performance
  • Play Group
  • Forums
  • Dinner
  • Wedding
  • Engagement
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • Religious Service

Catering and Kitchen

  • BYO or External Catering Company allowed
  • Venue Catering
  • No Catering Restrictions
  • Kosher Kitchen
  • Halal Kitchen
  • Vegetarian Kitchen
  • Vegan Kitchen
  • Pescetarian Kitchen
  • No Alcohol Allowed


  • Smoking area provided outside (please remove butts)
  • Animals should remain outside (please clean up after)
  • Minors should be accompanied by adults at all times
  • Lower noise levels after 11pm
  • No sticky tape to be used on hall walls
  • No Blu Tack to be used on hall walls
  • No pins to be used on hall walls


Bond $500.00

Additional Charges

Rubbish collection bins available for hire Prior day access for the function: $50. Deposit for booking confirmation: $100


Open Close
Monday 8:00am 11:45pm
Tuesday 8:00am 11:45pm
Wednesday 8:00am 11:45pm
Thursday 8:00am 11:45pm
Friday 8:00am 11:45pm
Saturday 8:00am 11:45pm
Sunday 8:00am 11:45pm


Dimensions Seated Capacity Standing Capacity
Reserve Hall - main room 21m X 12m 130 0
Log Cabin - 0 40
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