The Common Man

– South Wharf –

What’s On

$10 Heineken Pints

That’s right!  We’re offering pints at schooner prices! 

Available all day, every day.


This winter The Common Man Lawn on South Wharf is embracing the cooler months and celebrating with food, drink, and events celebrating all things dark. Join the team in their purpose-built undercover garden complete with warming fires, blankets available for purchase, UV lighting, and a digital mega screen for watching all of the winters AFL games, Bledisloe Cup, Olympics and other major sporting events.



Book your spot at Common Man under the marquee and watch the Blues and Maroons go head to head live and loud on the mega screen.

Secure your seat by booking your Origin Package $28 per person which includes a pint of Furphy Crisp Lager or Chambord Floradora Goblet on arrival and your choice of;

Original Parma, Classic Burger, Meat Lovers Pizza, Vegan Parma, Or Southern Fried Chicken Burger

Plus enjoy $10 pints of Furphy Crisp Larger and Floradora Goblets from coin toss to final siren.


State of Origin 2021 dates and times:

Wednesday 9th June 8pm

Sunday 27th June 7.30pm

Wednesday 14th July 8pm


AFL Happy Hours

Enjoy discounted beer and cocktails when we are showing any AFL game on the big screen.

From first bounce to final siren.

Footy Beer Specials

$10 Furphy Crisp Lager Pints

$10 Chambord Floradora Cocktails

$26 Furphy Crisp Lager Mega Jugs

NBA Playoffs

From May to July 2021 catch all of the NBA playoff action live on our Mega Screen.

Our full listing of upcoming sports we are showing on the screen can be found below.


Heading to a game or concert at Marvel Stadium?

The Common Man is only a short walk from the ground and with parking at the DFO Wilson parking easy to access from the Westgate Freeway it’s the perfect launching pad for your Marvel experience.

Thanks to Wilson Parking we offer a fantastic package to help you park the car and fuel up before the game!

Purchase a $49 package below, select the date you are coming down and show your ticket (emailed to you) on arrival and we’ll arrange a meal, drink and your discount parking voucher.

AFL Season 2021

March – October 2021

The Common Man is the place to watch the AFL Premiership Season 2021

We’re keeping our marquee and the Mega Screen all year long! So we have the largest outdoor area with the best AV setup in the city this winter.

We have beer and footy packages to purchase and events on all the key games so you can soak up the atmosphere enjoying local beer and great food delivered to your table!

Visit our dedicated AFL page for details on upcoming broadcasts, packages and how you can secure your spot to view your favourite team battle it out for grand finalist honours.


Host Your Next Event With Us!
With both indoor & outdoor areas available, as well as theoption to host your event online we offer a wide range of creative event options including canapes, BBQ’s, sit down dinners & trivia nights.

Contact us today at for more details

The Common Man
39 Dukes Walk, South Wharf, VIC, Australia
(03) 9696 3774

All event enquiries at

Opening Hours

Mon – Wed 8am – 5pm
Thur 8am – 8pm
Friday 8am – 11pm
Saturday 9am – 11pm
Sunday 9am – 5pm

Available for function bookings 7 days

Breakfast / Brunch

8.30am – 11.30am Thursday & Friday

9am – 4pm Weekends & Public Holidays

All Day Menu

Available From 11am Opening Days