The Den

Private function space & karaoke room in Richmond

Private Function Space

The Den is the newly renovated private function space at Maeve Fox. Located downstairs from the main bar, this space boasts an elegant interior with a private bar and Karaoke set up. All of your boxes are ticked with this private function room. It is perfectly suited to Hen’s and Buck’s Parties as well as groups wanting to sing their hearts out using our Karaoke set up while enjoying some delicious cocktails. This space can be booked in 2-hour slots prior to 6pm (eg. 2pm – 4pm / 4pm – 6pm) OR available to book for the whole night from 7pm – 12am. This space can cater to small to medium-sized functions up to 40 people


The space features:

  • Private bar
  • Dedicated bartender and waitstaff to serve your food and drinks
  • Built-in Karaoke set up
  • Own music allowed via AUX or Spotify
  • Welcome to arrange own private entertainment
  • Freedom to decorate the space. Please refer to T&Cs in the function pack for exclusions
  • BYO cake/desserts (Maeve Fox can cut and serve free of charge)
  • Flat screen TV for photos, videos or presentations
  • Wireless microphone

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the minimum spend?

The minimum spend for The Den is $1000 for a 2-hour time slot prior to 6pm (e.g 2pm – 4pm / 4pm – 6pm) OR available to book for the whole night from 7pm – 12am $2000 minimum spend. Food does not count towards spend requirement. Beverage purchases are included in the minimum spend and must be met fully by the function organiser. Purchases made by guests do not contribute to the minimum spend.


How many guests can I have?

Up to 35 people.

Timing for functions?

Bookings are made in 2-hour slots – eg. 3pm – 5pm, 5pm – 7pm


Alternative timings can be arranged upon request.

Can I have a bar tab?


Can I decorate?

We do not allow anything stuck to a painted surface, no confetti or glitter and no open flames or candles other than birthday candles. Any other decorations are welcomed.

Can I have underage guests?

You may, as long as our underage guest policy is met.

Can I bring my own cake?

Yes you may. We do not charge a fee for this.

Is there a smoking area?

There is no smoking areas downstairs however if you have smokers at your function, they can smoke on the ground floor at either the rear or front smoking areas.

When can I view the space?

Of course! To book an appointment to view the space, please contact us via email or phone us directly 0448 006 006. We can take viewing appointments Monday-Friday between 9am to 6pm. We can arrange an after hours or weekend appointment if required.


*An appointment is required to view this function space.

Can I arrange to have private entertainment?

Yes, you can. Private entertainment is permitted in The Den. This must be arranged by the function organiser with details of the booking provided to us. Security is required during any private entertainment performances. This is $65 per hour, with a 1-hour minimum. This cost can be included in the overall minimum spend.

Is use of the Karaoke set up included in the booking?

It sure is! You and your guests can put on the performance of a lifetime in The Den.

Make an enquiry

If you would like to enquire about holding your function at Maeve Fox, please do so by filling out the below contact form and a member of our functions team will get back to you as soon as possible. If you prefer to speak to a member of our events team, please call 0448 006 006.


Remember to include your preferred date (and any alternative dates if you are flexible), number of people that will be attending, and the type of function you are holding (birthday, engagement party etc.) Please include as many details as you can to ensure we send you information suitable to your event.


Any and all questions are welcome!

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