ANAM at South Melbourne Town Hall

Australian National Academy of Music, 210 Bank Street,
South Melbourne , Victoria
3205 Australia


The 130 year old South Melbourne Town Hall, designed by Charles Webb, sits proudly on Emerald Hill in South Melbourne.

The venue forms part of the Australian National Academy of Music and features regular performances by their students, as well as other festivals including the prestigious bi-annual International Chamber Music Competition.

All events are general admission.

Please note, Melbourne Recital Centre tickets selected events that take place at this venue. For all venue enquiries, please contact the venue directly.


The auditorium is located on ground level, with an entry ramp provided for wheelchair access into the building. Handrails are also provided on stairs into the building.

Accessible Toilets are available inside the building and all entry doors are wide enough to allow wheelchair access.

How To Get Here


The nearest station is Southern Cross, although this is not within walking distance of the Hall. You will need to take a tram or taxi from the station to get to the venue.


Utilise the No. 1, and 112 trams along Clarendon Street or the No. 96 light rail. All of these place you within 5 minutes walk of the Hall.

Car Parking

There is limited metered street parking around the local area. The Hall has no dedicated parking facility.


The Blue Room

279 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205. Ph: 03 9699 4036
Located a 5 minute walk from South Melbourne Town Hall and offering a range of meals (specialising in Wood Fire Pizza), the Blue Room provides a great casual dining experience.
Click here to visit their website.

The Clarendon

209 Clarendon Street, South Melbourne VIC 3205. Ph: 03 9645 8882
Located a 15 minute walk from South Melbourne Town Hall, The iconic and charming Clarendon Hotel provides a unique European flavoured continental public house feel: with Parisian style street café, grand staircase, a chic bar and restaurant, and various private and exotic function rooms for special occasions.

The main continental dining room and bar area on the ground floor feature an open fireplace, chandeliers, separate club room for casual business meetings or social gatherings, TV screens and free Wi-Fi. The restaurant provides all the traditional Pub classic meals as well as a wide selection of contemporary dishes at very reasonable prices.

Click here to visit their website.