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Your Ideal Event Space in Mildura for the Summer Months

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Finally, the summer months are upon us once again – time to celebrate! 

At The Gateway, we’re offering the ideal event space for family-friendly dining, private functions, and set areas for viewing the best sporting events of the season. 

But don’t just take our word for it – read on to discover why our venues and event spaces available to book are considered some of Mildura’s best restaurants & entertainment spots. 

Why Choose The Gateway for Your Summer Events in Mildura?

Searching for the ideal event space available to book? Maybe a family-friendly dining experience destined to leave your guests wanting more? 

You’ve found it at The Gateway

Often referred to as one of the best restaurants and entertainment venues in Mildura, we proud of what we have to offer our customers. From large summer events to intimate family get-togethers, we know how to provide the ultimate experience, from our family bistro, al-fresco area, sport bar, function areas, and even a spot for the kids!

To help make the decision easier for you, here are five reasons why you should pay us a visit this season! 

1. Enjoy Family-Friendly Dining at Our Bistro Restaurants 

If you are looking for a stunning space with great summer food options, look no further than our Family Bistro at The Gateway. As one of the best restaurants in Mildura, the Bistro offers exceptional family-friendly dining with an all-inclusive menu, a comfortable environment, and a play zone for the kids. We make proper dining affordable, with dozens of delicious value-for-money menu options for the entire family to try, thanks to our all-day dining service. 

2. Pair Summer Food & Sports at The Club Sports Bar

If your summer events are more sporting in nature, you won’t miss a second of the action when you visit The Club Sports Bar at The Gateway. Looking for a welcoming spot to catch a match, enjoy a refreshing beer, and eat some unmatched food with your nearest and dearest, there is no better place. 

This event space includes multiple screens with access to up-to-date Fox Sports, racing and free-to-air channels, and the latest results and dividends from Sky Racing. Enjoy the friendly atmosphere and unwind with our delicious family-friendly menu options, available with all-day dining between 11 am and 9 pm. 

Keep your finger on the pulse of Mildura events and global sporting sensations when you visit The Club Sports Bar today! 

3. Drop-In to Our Drive-Through Service in Mildura

There is a bunch of exciting events taking place in the upcoming summer months here in Mildura. Whether you’re headed to a family gathering, local footy game, or a BYO outdoor summer gala, why not make a pit stop at our accessible drive-through service Bottle Shop on the way? We stock a wide variety of beer, wine, and spirits to complement any occasion. 

4. Celebrate Summer Events in Our Function Room for Hire

Summer months provide the ideal backdrop to get together with friends and family and celebrate. Whether it’s milestones like birthdays or anniversaries, or if you are looking for an excuse for some summer food and family-friendly fun, our event space at The Gateway is available to book. 

We offer two private areas plus a large alfresco terrace equipped with quality lighting, stunning views, and cutting-edge equipment to take your events to the next level. The next time you’re organising a small work luncheon or large-scale cocktail summer extravaganza, check out our event space available to book at The Gateway this season! 

5. Enjoy the Best Summer Food at Verde Restaurants

Nothing rings ‘summer months’ like the explosively delicious tastes of our Verde al-fresco restaurant. Embracing the best of the Mediterranean here in Mildura, your guests will instantly fall in love with a fresh new menu boasting exciting summer food and drink options. 

What’s more, you can experience a taste of the warmer season all year round when you visit our family-friendly restaurant. We even offer an event space for hire so you can host gatherings for friends and family and show them the ultimate dining experience. 

Book Your Upcoming Summer Events in Mildura with The Gateway Today!

Excited to choose from some of the best event spaces and restaurants in Mildura? Contact our team today to secure a booking for the summer months by submitting an online enquiry form, emailing us at, or calling directly on (03) 5021 3288. We will get back to you as soon as possible with all the relevant information.