City of Melbourne Initiative

Melbourne Money at Strike

We're reopen Melbourne! And thanks to the City of Melbourne, you can claim back a percentage of your food and drink spend when you purchase in venue at Strike in the city.

Spare us the excuses and roll into Strike Melbourne Central or Strike QV.

What is Melbourne Money?

To bring people back into the city and provide support for our hospitality sector, the City of Melbourne is offering a 30% rebate when you spend at Melbourne’s restaurants, cafe and bars. You can find out more about the initiative here.

This means when you spend a minimum of $50 and up to $500 in a single transaction in-venue on food and drink, you can claim 30% of it back via the City of Melbourne.

Purchases eligible for the rebate include food and drink bought in-venue, Monday - Thursday only (excludes activity purchases).

T&Cs: Monday - Thursday, walk-in only. Subject to availability. Food must also be purchased when buying alcohol. Cannot be used in conjunction with any function booking. See more terms and conditions for Melbourne Money here.

Melbourne Money

Funlab Family

Melbourne Money can also be claimed at our fellow Funlab Family venues in the Melbourne CBD.

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Can I book online with Melbourne Money?

Unfortunately, no, this is a walk-in only offer. If you pre-order food or drinks online, you cannot claim your online receipt. You are eligible to claim food and drinks purchased during your visit (between $50 and $500 in one transaction).

What is an eligible purchase?

Food must be purchased to be eligible, drinks are also included when purchased in the same transaction as food. Eligible purchases do NOT include activities (i.e. bowling, karaoke, laser tag and escape rooms).

How do I claim my rebate?

Spend between $50 and $500 on food and drinks and make sure you get your itemised receipt with your purchase. Then, visit and click claim, you will then be required to provide the retailer name and ABN (which will be on your receipt) and upload a photo or scan a copy of your itemised receipt. You will also be required to answer a few questions and enter details including your name, email address, mobile phone number and bank account details. You'll also have to agree to the terms and conditions of the program.

What do I need to get my rebate?

If you purchase food and drink in-venue, you'll need to obtain an itemised receipt from your purchase. This will include our business name and ABN, receipt number, receipt total value (inc. GST), purchase date and time. Please note; EFTPOS receipts are NOT eligible.

What can I claim?

Eligible purchases include the purchase of drink AND food, you must purchase food to be eligible for this rebate.

How much can I claim?

Guests can claim a 30% rebate on eligible spends between $50 and $500.

When does Melbourne Money expire?

Rebates are available on a first-in-best-served basis until available funds are exhausted. Check out for current info. 

When will I get my rebate?

The rebate will be processed to their bank account within approximately 5 days.

What Strike venues are eligible under the Melbourne Money initiative?

Only purchases made at Strike Melbourne Central and Strike QV are eligible under the Melbourne Money initiative.