Embrace the warm summer evenings at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Melbourne's enchanting backdrop for the Moonlight Cinema. Now in its remarkable 28th season, this Melbourne dog-friendly event offers a delightful outdoor movie experience. The Moonlight Cinema lineup is a blend of the latest blockbusters and cherished classics, offering a delightful escape for every film lover and their beloved pooch. Gather under the starlit sky for a different cinematic adventure in the heart of Melbourne.

A Night Out With Your Best Mate

Welcoming all dog lovers, the Moonlight Cinema is the perfect spot to enjoy a film with your four-legged companion by your side. The cinema offers a selection of new hits and timeless favourites, ensuring every night is a unique experience. Discover the magic of "Wonka," laugh with "Mean Girls," or be swept away by "The Notebook's" romance. Adventure seekers and drama lovers will find their match in titles like "The Iron Claw" and "Poor Things."

Elevate your movie-watching experience with premium seating options. Sink into comfortable bean bags and enjoy curated food packages, making your evening truly unforgettable.

Dog-Friendly outdoor cinema At Moonlight Cinema Melbounre

Feast Under the Stars

Your movie night is incomplete without the classic cinema snacks. Moonlight Cinema delivers the full experience with freshly popped popcorn, creamy ice cream, and a variety of chocolates and chips. For those seeking more substantial feed, hot food options including chips, nachos, and tacos are available, alongside Victoria's finest cheese or meat bundles. Guests are also welcome to bring their own picnic for a more personalised dining experience.

With a selection of spritzes available and a BYO option, your thirst is well taken care of.

Bringing Your Dog? Here's What You Need to Know

Moonlight Cinema offers a great night out with your dogs, as long as you follow a few simple rules:

  • Keep your dog on a short leash (2m max) at all times.
  • Be considerate of the park and fellow movie-goers. Clean up after your dog and ensure they remain quiet during the film.
  • Don't forget to bring a water container and plenty of water to keep your dog hydrated.
  • Organisers will not tolerate aggressive dogs. They cannot admit dogs deemed dangerous or those required to wear muzzles.

For dog lovers seeking the perfect blend of entertainment and companionship, Moonlight Cinema at the Royal Botanical Gardens is an unmissable event. Experience the joy of watching a film outdoors, with the added delight of sharing it with your furry friend. Discover the full lineup and make it a summer to remember.