TG Friendly Venues


Radio Bar – 79 Gertrude St, Fitzroy.
Cosy and inviting – home to our monthly Cafe nights. Finger food and great pizzas.

DT’S Hotel – 164 Church St, Richmond.
Mon to Sun but Fri and Sat are best. Entry is free. Drink prices reasonable. Very trans friendly mixed crowd. Great drag show on Saturdays.

Priscillas – Commercial Rd, South Yarra.
Friday and Saturday. Usual nightclub prices. Small friendly GLBT bar with a nightly dragshow.

The Glasshouse – 51-55 Gipps St, Collingwood.
Recently renovated and under the new ownership of fabulous Maria from Dantes. ph: (03) 9419 4748

Abode – 374 St Kilda Rd, St Kilda. (Entrance on Martin St)
Alternative and inclusive, TG friendly. Theme varies each night. Door charge.

Greyhound Hotel – 1 Brighton Rd, St Kilda.
Saturday Night Drag Shows. Door charge.

Neverwhere – 185 Smith St.
Drag Shows, friendly new bar/club. 9pm-late.


Beau Thai – 125 Station St, Malvern.
Thai Cuisine, bring your own wine only. ph: (03) 9509 8222

Noi Thai – 337 Lennox St, Richmond.
ph: (03) 9425 9206

Airstream Café – Century City Walk, 285-287 Springvale Rd, Glen Waverley.
Coffee, snacks and dinners. ph: (03) 9545 1800

Liquid Bar and Café – 50 New Quay Promenade, Docklands.
A la carte and tapas. Fully Licensed or bring your own wine only. ph: (03) 9642 4242

The Old Paper Shop Deli – 266 Clarendon St, South Melbourne.
Delicatessen-style lunches and dinners. ph: (03) 9690 6702

Cafe Zappa – 206 Bank St, South Melbourne.
Small cafe serving homestyle Italian food. Very friendly owner. Breakfast and lunch.

Red Orange – 194 Commercial Rd, Prahran.
Bar and Bistro. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. ph: (03) 9510 3654

Vibe on Smith – 123 Smith St, Fitzroy (near Gertrude Street).
Fabulously friendly! ph: (03) 9415 1263

Boheme – 368 Bridge Rd, Richmond.
Brunch or dinner. Wide variety of meals. A vibrant place. Some staff are ex-DT’s. Booking advisable for evening meals. ph: (03) 9429 5000

Kinfolk – 673 Bourke St, Melbourne.
Warm, community-based cafe benefiting various charities. Breakfast and lunch.

If you know of any fabulous bars, restaurants or cafes where you are received and treated well, then don’t hesitate to drop us a line or pass the details on at the next meeting and they will be listed here! e-mail