The Flying Dutchman

Alternative venue for hire with 6am license on weekends

About Us

Located in up and coming Camberwell, the Flying Dutchman is a historic Victorian pub whose interior has been restyled completely with a fabulous decor featuring:

  • a dance floor and a stage
  • a large projection screen
  • a secluded smoking area
  • DJ Decks and more

The venue is licensed until 6am on Fridays and Saturdays and is available for hire for parties, workshops, performances, art events and exhibitions, talks and corporate functions. Click here for more information about how to hire us for your own events.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to promote difference, diversity, and the arts. We are an LGBTQ friendly venue and an active member of the LGBTQ community and of local residents associations. We strive to provide a tolerant space where issues of gender and identity can be respectfully explored.

We collaborate with the Mori and Stein gallery to promote contemporary and alternative art and provide local artists and students free exhibition space.

The Venue

The Bar - Ground Floor

The main area on the ground floor contains a fully stocked and staffed bar, with a secluded smoking area, stage area, projectors and more...

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Dance Floor / Art Gallery - Basement

The basement space is a versatile area than can be arranged to fit different purposes. We use it as a dance floor and gallery for art exhibitions among other things...

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