La Maison de Maître

203-205 Canning Street, Carlton
Melbourne, Victoria 3053
[corner Neill Street]
FOR ALL ENQUIRIES please use the Contact page rather than the phone - for a speedier reply

Tel : +613 (03) 9347 8333

Ultimate Contemporary Facilities for Hire

Multi-use fully renovated building available for hire for presentations, conferences, classes, arts performances, intimate theatre, rehearsals, meetings, photo and film shoots, corporate promotions/functions and meals, gallery space, cocktail venue, wine tastings, cooking demonstrations and classes, pop-up restaurants and shops, commercial kitchen, product launches and unlimited uses in the heart of Carlton very close to the Melbourne CBD.


Three separate entry point doors for convenient entry and exit to all spaces. Wheelchair access is available by arrangement.

Use periods

Starting from 1 hour to hourly blocks, half-days, full days, evenings, weekly and monthly and in some cases for regular time windows longer or fixed terms - just enquire.

Multi-use Space Ground Floor

This space is ideal for classes, conferences, rehearsals, small shows and performances, presentations, displays and the like and available for regular part-time or casual hire. It has a separate toilet and sink.

Red Room Kitchen Ground Floor

Equipped with a camera and TV screen for cooking demonstrations and classes, it can also cater for functions in the Multi-use space, with modern gas cooker, oven, microwave, dishwashing and fridge facilities, 2 tables and chairs. It seats up to 18 people. There is a NEW separate powder room with toilet.

Gallery Room First Floor

GREAT NEWS ! - this space is available from 1 March 2022.

Purpose - Exclusions

The building is not available for private birthday, engagement and wedding receptions, only for corporate, commercial and business uses and houses up to 50 people standing, 40 seats and 18 in dining table formation approximately.

The Name

La Maison de Maître Building - this name hails from the French for a manor house and has adouble entendre being also the house of the Master or Maître as 'lawyers' are called/addressed in France … for its founder Michael Bula, International Lawyer.


Please complete the contact form for inspection arrangements.


  • Multi-use space [Ground floor]
  • Red Room – Kitchen [Ground floor]
  • Gallery Room [1st floor] GREAT NEWS ! - this space is available from 1 March 2022.
  • Studio - 2 level residential unit [1st and 2nd floors] NOT CURRENTLY available - Stayz + AirBnB

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