Summer Hours

The Cafe's opening hours are affected by the Christmas and New Year's break. Our last day of trading for 2018 will be Thursday 20th December, and the first day of trading for 2019 is Tuesday 15th January.

You may want to see our office hours and summer service times for December/January.

Middle Ground Café is your place to connect with friends in a comfortable atmosphere around fair trade coffee and what is undoubtedly some of Melbourne's greatest café food. Middleground Café plays host to some of Australia’s largest not for profits and community groups who are often found meeting within the NewHope facilities and offers them a relaxed atmosphere with exceptional service.

Suspended Coffee Program: Pre Purchase a coffee for someone in need, see the register operator for details.
Middle Ground Cafe offers a 10% discount to all Seniors Card Holders and Carers Card Holders.
We cater for in house functions of 10 - 150 people.
Middle Ground Cafe often has opportunities available to join our volunteer team. This is a fun rewarding experience being part of a caring team.

Opening Hours are Monday - Friday; 8.45 - 3pm for Coffee, Food 9am to 2.30pm. Sundays 9am to 12.45pm for Morning Tea.




In this video, our cook Claire shares how God is using her skills and passion for cooking for people to futher his work in the local community.