The Loft

The Loft is Rod Laver Arena’s exclusive bar and lounge that’s the perfect accompaniment to your next gig.

Offering specialty food and drink menus, private bathroom facilities and more, The Loft is the ideal pre-show meeting point for you and your friends.

The dedicated space provides direct access to and from the Rod Laver Arena seating bowl all night – guests will be issued with The Loft passes providing the access to come and go as they please.

Boasting views of the Melbourne skyline and a whole host of exclusive offerings, The Loft is a must-see addition to Rod Laver Arena. With only 100 tickets to The Loft per event, this is Rod Laver Arena's own concert oasis, but get in quick as tickets sell out!

Book your spot on the guest list today.


• Entry to The Loft before and during the show
• Two complimentary beverages including beer, wine and sparkling from the bar menu
• Access to purchase from the new specialty food and beverage menu
• Private bathroom facilities
• The Loft pass providing direct access between The Loft and the Rod Laver Arena seating bowl

The Loft @ Rod Laver Arena is currently open for...

  • Jimmy Barnes, Saturday 12 October

Frequently asked questions:

How do I purchase tickets to The Loft?

Tickets for The Loft can be purchased online on Ticketek through this link or by searching 'The Loft' in the search bar.

Depending on availability, tickets may be available for purchase as a walk up by seeing the host at the base of Lift 2 on the concourse. We accept cash, credit card or EFTPOS.

Can children attend The Loft?

There are no age restrictions on attending the loft, however all minors must be accompanied by a responsible adult over the age of 18. Children under the age of 3 who are 'free on the knee' may access The Loft with their parent or guardian free of charge. Please note that there are no parent rooms in The Loft, and any patrons requiring these facilities will need to go to concourse level.

Can I move between The Loft and seating bowl throughout the night?

Yes, one of the key benefits of having access to The Loft is exclusive access to a private bar and bathrooms throughout the event, directly from the seating bowl. Guests are issued with a lanyard and pass for The Loft at the start of the event after presenting their tickets to the host. This pass will provide guests access to The Loft for the duration of the show.

When can I access The Loft?

The Loft opens at the same time as outer doors to Rod Laver Arena for each event.

What food and beverage is offered in The Loft?

The Loft offers a range of premium food and beverages not available anywhere else in the venue. View the menu here.