piano bar covid-19 update
| Last updated Wednesday June 9th 2021
As of 11:59pm Thursday June 10th, 2021, restrictions are easing for both Metro Melbourne and Regional Victoria.
Under the Victorian Governments new restrictions, Piano Bar will now be offering a seated dining experience only, meaning that the dance floor will be closed but you can responsibly dance in you chairs.
We will also now be opening for a very limited 75 people at our Geelong, Ballarat and Bendigo venues, 42 people at our Colac venue and 100 people at Piano Bar Shipped at Flemington Racecourse.
All guests are required to wear a mask when arriving at the venue and when not at their table (eg going to the bathroom, going out for a cigarette, ordering drinks at the bar).
For our regional venues, we cannot allow entry into the venue for anyone from the Metro Melbourne area. We will be checking ID for all patrons entering the venue so please ensure that you have a valid form of photo ID (eg. drivers license, learners permit) that has your current address on it OR photo ID (eg. key pass, passport) and a recent bill or rental agreement featuring your current address. If you or your guests live in the Metro Melbourne area and have a booking at one of our regional venues, please email and we can offer a full refund or a gift voucher to rebook once restrictions ease.
For Piano Bar Shipped Melbourne Pop Up at Flemington Racecourse, we can only entry for those who live within a 25 KM radius of the venue. To see if you living within 25kms, head to this website. If you living in Metro Melbourne but outside the 25km radius OR if you live in Regional Victoria, you will not be able to attend. We will be checking ID for all patrons entering the venue so please ensure that you have a valid form of photo ID (eg. drivers license, learners permit) that has your current address on it OR photo ID (eg. key pass, passport) and a recent bill or rental agreement featuring your current address. If you or your guests live outside the 25km radius or live in Regional Victoria and have a booking at Piano Bar Shipped, please email and we can offer a full refund or a gift voucher to rebook once restrictions ease.
If you have any questions, feel free to message us on Facebook or send an email to us at
Stay safe and we look forward to seeing you soon!
Piano Bar Group
Previous Updates: 26th February 2021
As of 11:59pm February 26th, 2021, masks are no longer required in indoor venues where you can socially distance. You are absolutely welcome to wear a mask if you wish but masks are not required to be worn.
Under the Victorian Government restrictions, it is a requirement that you carry a mask on you at all times so please ensure that you bring your mask with you.
Masks must be worn on public transport, in taxis and ride share vehicles so make sure you have your mask handy for the trip home.
For the full DHHS update, click here.
Stay safe and we hope to see you soon!
- Piano Bar Group
11th December 2020
As per the latest restriction changes from the Victorian Government, all Piano Bar venues have reopened! To keep both you and our staff safe we will be implementing COVID guidelines and procedures, including the following:
- There are no limits to booking size (as long as it is within our venue capacity limit)
- Bookings are open for seated service or designated standing service
- Guests are permitted to move from their tables throughout the duration of the night to go to the toilet, order from the bar and to mingle between tables
- Food + drink orders can be made through table service or at the bar
- Dancing is now permitted in the venue - guests must dance from their tables as there isn't designated areas to dance in our venues
Our upcoming events can be found here and on our Facebook pages.
We are working hard behind the scenes, looking into running amazing events over summer and doing what we can to bring Piano Bar to you in any way possible. Stay tuned!
We would like to thank everyone for their ongoing support during these difficult times
Most importantly - stay safe. We’re almost there and we can’t wait to see you again!
- Piano Bar Group.