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From the ashes of one of Australia’s most iconic live music venues that played host to bands such as INXS, Australian Crawl, The Angels, Cold Chisel, The Sunnyboys, Skyhooks, The Knack & Bo Diddley comes the new Bombay Rock. Free live music every Fri & Sat

Bombay Rock Functions

Party Time.

Being one of Melbourne’s largest entertainment venues we can cater for most function types.

  • You got a birthday coming up? We’ve got the cake.
  • Work function? Talk about music to fill in awkward chit chat with your boss.
  • Party with your crew? We’re open all god damn night.

Booths, rooms and reserved sections available.

Gig Guide

Some trivia before you visit.

  • 9/10 Australians listen to music each week. 4/10 exercise.
  • 73,000+ gigs annually in the state of Victoria.
  • Melbourne has more live music venues per capita than any other city in the world.
  • Brunswick has more registered musicians than anywhere in Australia.
  • Bombay Rock is the beating heart of live music on Sydney Road.

See where the music starts.

Band Bookings Bombay Rock

A melting pot of bands, genres, and ideas.

Here at Bombay Rock, we pay our respects to the greats who have played here; Cold Chisel, Skyhooks, INXS, you name it. But we also recognise how important it is to air new talent and breathe fresh life into the Australian music scene.

Slide us your details if you want to join us and be a part of our little slice of rock and roll history.

We consider all styles of music & musicians, but please be aware that places are limited.

Melbourne’s Home of Live Music


22 February @ 5:00 pm - 4:00 am

GOPHER BROKE IX GOPHER BROKE IX at Bombay Rock This Gopher Broke is gunna be a something I tell ya what! Headlining is the song machine Whiskey Dram pumping out old folk tunes to rhythms ya can thrash around to. And before that Uncle Ben's Last Words, who are a real sick Emo Folk band [...]

Slugbucket EP Launch w/ Murderballs, Protospasm, Stonechain at Bombay Rock To celebrate the release of their long-awaited second EP "Goodeye", Slugbucket are throwing a party and everyone's invited! We're coming at you dirtier, fuzzier and better looking at Brunswick's best new live music venue, so come down and get slimy with us! Also joining the [...]

Parmageddon IV

2 March @ 5:00 pm - 4:00 am

Parmageddon IV What?! an 11 band line-up!? With free entry?! Yes!! Bombay Rock hosts Parmageddon IV happening March 2nd 2019. Check out the acts below. The Balls, Parmy Dhillon & The New Science, Ainslie Adams, Sordid Ordeal, Riot After Midnight, Lace and Whisky, Ghosts of Godzilla, Sarah Eida Trio, Harry Carman, The Velvet Cobras, The [...]

Brunswick Music Festival: Sydney Road Street Party (OFFICIAL) Get down early to see the first ever Sydney Road Street Party Parade kick things off at midday to officially open Brunswick Music Festival 2019! Then catch music all day across six official street stages and at Mechanica (the BMF Festival Hub at Brunswick Mechanics Institute). The [...]