The Ida Bar — Booking Request

If you’re coming to campus, make sure you carefully read the University of Melbourne (UniMelb) guidelines so you know your responsibilities to help us keep our campuses safe for everyone. Don’t come to campus if you are unwell. Find out more about coming to campus on the UniMelb coming to campus page. Make sure you complete the online health declaration before coming as we may need proof of completion.

Ida Bar is available for a range of events, activities and private functions. Please use the enquiry form below to let us know your event details and preferred dates. We aim to respond to your enquiry within 48 business hours.

If your event requirements change or you need to contact us.

Minimum spend of $105p/h applies to bookings of the whole bar. Additional security costs may apply to bookings outside Union House opening hours.

  • The Ida Bar is a licensed venue and all events held in The Ida Bar during bar trading hours are restricted to people over 18.
  • BYO alcohol and other beverages are not allowed. You are welcome to bring your own food.
  • The University of Melbourne is a smoke-free campus. Smoking is not allowed at The Ida Bar, including on the balcony.


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*Note: The Ida Bar is closed to new bookings until Semester 2, 2022.