8 places in Melbourne to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating 70 years on the throne. If that’s not cause to celebrate – even for the strongest non-monarchist amongst us – then what is?

But where? I hear you ask.

Well, here you go. Eight of Melbourne’s finest establishments to celebrate the milestone none of us will ever reach, but we’re so happy someone else did.

Fargo & Co – bottomless brunch, DJs until late and exclusive cocktail list

216 Swan St, Richmond

Friday 10th June – DJs on the decks until late.

Sat 11th and Sunday 12th June – O.G. Bottomless Brunch from 12-2 pm and 3-5 pm ($69pp), with the option to upgrade to be seated in a lush après ski lodge cabin and enjoy a chocolate fondue fountain for an extra $10pp, at $79pp. Bookings essential. DJs on the decks until late plus an exclusive cocktail list.

Harlow – open all long weekend for live music, bottomless brunch and drag trivia

447 Church St, Richmond

Friday 10th June – Live music in the beer garden, then DJs until late.

Saturday 11th (11.30 am and 2 pm) and Sunday 12th June (12 pm) – Disco Drag Bottomless Brunch, which includes 2 hours of bottomless beverages (Bacardi cocktails, Moon Dog seltzers, house wine, sparkling and beer), plus a choice of dish from the new lunch menu, hosted by a fabulous Drag Queen. $69pp, bookings essential. DJs on the decks until late.

Monday 13th June- Open for normal trade, Drag Queen trivia in the main bar from 7:30pm. Free but bookings essential.

Middle Park Hotel – traditional Sunday roast lunch or dinner

120 Canterbury Road, Middle Park

Sunday 12th June – Sunday roast special served with all the trimmings, available for lunch or dinner. $30pp for adults and $15pp for kids. Live music to entertain.

The Exchange Hotel – Sunday roast special, late night happy hour & DJ sets playing all weekend-long

39 Bay Street, Port Melbourne

Friday 10th June – Drinks accompanied by acoustic tunes from 6.30 pm and a DJ on the decks from 10pm. Late Night Happy Hour from 10pm – 12pm.

Saturday 11th June – Late Night Happy Hour with DJ tunes playing from 10pm.

Sunday 12th June – Sunday Roast special ($27pp, available until sold out) and DJ sets.

Monday 13th June – Open all day and screening the Pies vs Dee’s game live and loud. Happy hour starts at 4pm.

The Station Hotel – perfect destination for families with plenty of kids’ entertainment

59 Napier St, Footscray

Sunday 12th June – Little ones will love the animal farm and kids’ entertainment from 12.30 – 3.30pm.

Monday 13th June – Parents will be able to sit back and relax knowing their kids are enjoying the magic show, face painting and balloon animals.

Kewpie Bar Fitzroy – $5 pizzas and disco all weekend long

376 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Friday 10th – Sunday 12th June – DJs, drinks and disco every single night until very late. $5 pizzas available all-day.

College Lawn Hotel – cocktail specials and Monday recovery session

36 Greville St, Prahran

Sunday 12th June – $15 Espresso Martinis and Aperol Spritzes all-day.  Live music from 3pm.

Monday 13th June – Recovery on the lawn with live entertainment all day long.

Hawthorn Hotel – live music and burger special

481 Burwood Road, Hawthorn

Friday 10th June & Sat 11th June – Afternoon acoustic tunes and live bands from 9pm.

Sunday 12th June – Cocktails, drinks and delicious food, plus live bands from 9pm.

Monday 13th June – Open all day with a $20 burger and beverage special.