Located in Geelong VIC and currently on the hunt for your dream wedding venue? Look no further! To take the stress out of choosing, here’s the top Geelong wedding venues.
Real estate experts always say location matters. When it comes to a wedding reception, we agree, as your choice of venue is what can turn an enjoyable celebration into a memorable extravaganza. To help make your choice, here are the top wedding venues in Geelong and surrounds.
We’re proud to be Representing some of the best wedding venues in Geelong. Whether you’re looking for an exclusive five-star hotel, a sophisticated restaurant with spectacular views or even a luxury vessel, you’ll find your perfect Geelong wedding venue for 2020.
Here’s our comprehensive list of the best wedding venues within Geelong and surrounds.
List of Wedding Venue in Geelong Victoria
Seasons 5 Resort & Spa
454 Point Cook Rd, Point Cook, Victoria
03 9498 4677
Located only 20 minutes from Melbourne and featuring a stunning onsite chapel, 3 gorgeous ballrooms and a private lake, Seasons 5 offers one of the best elegant wedding reception venues in Melbourne.
Seasons 5 offers two gorgeous alternatives for your wedding ceremony – our gazebo with a stunning backdrop with waterfall or our beautifully appointed chapel. We literally roll out the red carpet so that your walk down the aisle makes you feel like the most important person on your special day.
* In house wedding coordinator
* Custom wedding packages
* On site accommodation
* Day spa - perfect for those pre-wedding treatments!
* Capacity to hold 70 to 450 guests
* Designated on-site parking
* Stunning menu options
* Impressive chandeliers and floor to ceiling windows
The beautiful native flora and fauna together with Seasons 5 enchanting waterfall provides a tranquil and inviting setting for your once in a lifetime wedding ceremony.
With Seasons 5 is sure to enchant you.
Grand Pacific Hotel Lorne
268 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria
03 5289 1609
The Grand Pacific Hotel built in 1875 is without a doubt the ultimate Classic Historical Venue with views of the Lorne Pier for your wedding!
Located on the Great Ocean Road and situated across from the Lorne Pier, Grand Pacific Hotel offers views across Loutitt Bay, right across to the Aireys Inlet lighthouse.
It is without doubt the ultimate Historical Venue with views of the Lorne Pier in Victoria for your wedding. The romance of the location is unrivalled and will leave you & your guests with a truly memorable experience of your special day. With absolute breathtaking views to the Lorne Pier and seaside, featuring a classic historical space we can cater for your formal or more relaxed event.
Day or night, the view is brilliant with nearly every seat in the venue able to capture the colour and light of the seaside and the Lorne Pier. The venue’s classic interiors blend perfectly with the laid-back atmosphere which is Lorne. Classic high ceilings, fire place and open plan of our beautiful Ballroom fused with the ambience of flickering candles and the sound of waves lapping almost at the doorstep.
The spectacular Shelley Beach is the perfect location for your wedding ceremony and your guests can simply wander across the road back to the Grand Pacific Hotel to our restaurant for pre-reception drinks & enjoy the amazing view.
Nothing else can compare to the serenity, beauty and simplicity of Grand Pacific Hotel.
You’re in good hands with a personal event manager to coordinate all of your reception arrangements. A wealth of experience means you will have access to the right advice whenever you need it so all the big decisions about menus, wine selections and all your other event details are made easy.
Grand Pacific Hotel works with a number of quality wedding specialists every year and each have their own style and creative flair. As such we can provide you a list of suitable contacts who we feel are best matched to your specific requirements, covering everyone from planners and stylists, to florists and photographers.
The Federal Cafe Restaurant Bar
13-35 Mackey St, Geelong North, Victoria
03 5210 8000
As a one-of-a-kind dining and entertainment experience in one of Geelong’s most iconic and recognisable buildings, the Federal Event Space is the perfect place for your wedding!
The Federal Cafe Restaurant Bar is nestled in the historic Federal Mills Site in North Geelong. Once part of a thriving woolen mill built in the 1920s, the owners of The Federal have revitalised and renergised the redeveloped factory site and turned part of its industrial interior into a unique and high-class Geelong restaurant, cafe and bar. Mixing Art Deco with industrial and modern themes, utilising bespoke industrial chandeliers and laser cut paneling with herringbone tiling,the Federal Event Space is the perfect place for your wedding!
Chapel On Little Ryrie
10 Little Ryrie Street, Geelong, Victoria
03 9498 3513
'Chapel On Little Ryrie' is the oldest church of it's kind in Victoria
First and foremost congratulations on your engagement, and thank~you for looking at the Chapel on Little Ryrie to be the place where you would like to celebrate your big day.
The 'Chapel',is the oldest Baptist church of it's kind in Victoria, opening it's doors on the first of November 1857. Upon walking into 'Chapel',the first thing you will notice is our integrity to the heritage structure and the abundance of natural light.
Our designers have complemented the original building with a cut away transparent floor that showcases the original baptismal bath. 'Chapel' is perfect for an intimate wedding or reception with seamless indoor to outdoor aesthetic.
Our team is well trained and will strive for the highest to help create a truly memorable occasion to be remembered for years to come.
'Chapel' has space to sit 100 persons for a formal sit down event, or 150 for a cocktail function.
Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria
03 9498 3516
Offering easterly views to the Pacific Ocean and lush green grounds, Mantra Lorne is the ideal wedding venue.
Set amongst 12 acres of lush landscaped gardens in the quiet seaside town of Lorne, Mantra Lorne is the perfect backdrop for your ceremony and reception. Take advantage of our spectacular beachfront location and heritage architecture to capture and enhance your special day.
We are able to cater for weddings of all sizes from intimate gatherings to lavish functions of up to 300 guests. Furthermore, we offer superb dining options using only the freshest produce making your wedding a day you'll never forget.
At Mantra Lorne we understand how important your special day is and that it will vary from couple to couple. That's why at Mantra Lorne we are flexible with the services we offer, with a range of venues, packages and menu options to choice from, as well as access to experienced local wedding service providers such as celebrants, florists, photographers and entertainers.
RACV Torquay Resort
1 Great Ocean Road, Torquay, Victoria
03 9498 3533
Perched within the backdrop of the Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, this picturesque resort is ideally located at number 1 Great Ocean Road Torquay.
This picturesque resort is ideally located at number 1 Great Ocean Road Torquay and is a leisurely 75-minute drive from Melbourne CBD and just 20 minutes from Geelong. Perched within the backdrop of the Torquay and Jan Juc beaches, RACV Torquay Resort is set on an expansive golf course with spectacular ocean views and direct beach access, making it the perfect location for your wedding ceremony and reception.
The Great Ocean Road Ballroom, our spectacular function space, can accommodate up to 270 guests banquet-style or up to 410 for cocktails, and includes access to an outdoor terrace area which overlooks the golf course and Port Phillip Bay. The naturally light-filled space boasts floor to ceiling windows and can be transformed into two smaller rooms or, for a more intimate setting we have a suite of smaller rooms which also includes a pre-function area.
Our team of dedicated wedding planners are here to assist in making your wedding a stress free celebration and will take you through the complete range of options available to you; from our on- site ceremony service, to the selection of wedding packages, as well as accommodation for you and your guests. And, while you are off taking photos, your guests can also relax and enjoy the variety of resort facilities which include a family friendly restaurant and bar, day spa, indoor pool and children’s playground.
The Pier Geelong
10 Western Beach Foreshore Road, Geelong, Victoria
03 5222 6444
Fall in LOVE with The Pier Geelong... Located on the picturesque Cunningham Pier 250 meters out over the water - offering unique 360-degree views over sparkling water on the bay.
At The Pier Geelong our staff love wedding planning and are obsessed with all the little details! We take the time to meet you and your loved ones in the wedding planning journey and work out how to make it special for everyone. It is important to us that we capture all the details that you wish to include in your unique big day – we want the lead up to the big day to be as seamless and stress free as possible, allowing you time to enjoy the process of marrying your soulmate!
Some of the perks of holding your big day at The Pier Geelong are:
- The Pier Geelong offers unique 360-degree views over sparkling water, with the occasional pod of dolphins swimming past, yachts sailing on a Saturday afternoon and amazing sunsets over the bay.
- Ensure a comfortable experience for your guests – no high heels in sand, umbrellas or wind swept hairstyles! And should the weather on the day be perfect, we can open our retractable glass windows to let in the summer breeze. Divine!
- Arrive in style by car, boat, yacht or helicopter - The Pier Geelong is located on the Geelong waterfront which offers so many options for transit, accomodation and sight seeing for your guests!
- Include everyone special to you in your wedding ceremony… including your beloved pets! We have had many furbabies walk down the aisle to greet their owners!
- Our Events Specialists can assist with suppliers, the agenda on the night and other special touches such as fairy lights... and even fireworks!
- Did we meantion that we are proud to be announced the 2019 Geelong Wedding Business Awards Reception Venue of the Year as well as an Official Silver Approved Australian Bridal Industry Academy Partner?
We would love to show you our iconic wedding venue… and also find out more about what you have in mind for your big day.
Contact us to arrange your tour or to simply ask for more details about The Pier Geelong.
#LOVEISLOVE @ The Pier Geelong - we are LGBTI friendly and have undertaken training with The Equality Network and are members of Equally Wed.
King Parrot Cottages & Event Centre
195 Dunse Track, Pennyroyal, Victoria
0417 321 010 | 03 5236 3372
King Parrot is a wedding destination. Have your guests stay on site and enjoy the rustic bush environment.
At King Parrot you can create your own individual wedding. Go formal with a marquee and all the trimmings or just relax with a more casual cocktail or picnic style event. Either way the beauty of Pennyroyal Valley will be the perfect back drop. Your guests can stay in the on-site accommodation, either the architecturally designed self-contained cottages or in the campground beside the creek on the floor of the valley. The reception area affords magnificent 180 degree north-facing views. In addition to our five cottages, Lodge, Hall and campground, there is other accommodation nearby. Two nights exclusive use of the accommodation and facilities at King Parrot Cottages & Event Centre is included in the wedding package. Book your wedding tour, explore the property and let your mind explode with ideas.
Barunah Plains Station
4484 Hamilton Hwy, Hesse, Victoria
03 9498 3847
An Australian icon, why not spend your special day at Barunah Plains Station and become part of this remarkable property’s story.
Barunah Plains is a stunning and unique location located 30min from Geelong and 10 minutes to Inverleigh. Barunah is the oldest property in the area, the homestead was built in 1866. The homestead and its grounds are the perfect spot for your wedding service followed by drinks on the perfectly manicured croquet lawns.
With two locations on the property to hold your reception you can decide what suits you best. The marquee on the lawn looking back at the rock wall, creek and the homestead or in the beautiful old shearing shed. The only limit is your imagination.
This unique property and infrastructure is a one off. It’s large formal gardens, stables, ram shed, coach house, woolshed, bluestone cottages, and shearers quarters make this location a special and unique sopt to hold your wedding.
The Shearer’s Quarters sleeps 41 people in in 19 rooms. With a large commercial kitchen and dining room it’s the perfect spot for a recovery the next day.
The Cottage has two bedrooms - one queen bed and one king bed. Its the perfect spot for the bride to get ready for her wedding. Many couples decide to stay in the cottage after their wedding as its away from the rest of the accommodation and a bit more luxurious.
Located 30min from Geelong and 10 minutes to Inverleighits easy to run busses to the hotels in Geelong or to the coast.
159 Friend In Hand Road, Stonehaven, Victoria
03 9498 3542
Rocklea Farm is one of Geelong’s newest rustic wedding venues. Rocklea Farm is located just 15 minutes from Geelong CBD, 60 minutes from Melbourne &Ballarat.
Rocklea Farm is the bringing together of old and new; with the creative use of aged iron, organic materials, accents of copper, the earthiness of the Australian bush all cleverly curated to build one of the regions most beautiful barn style wedding venues.
Rocklea Farm lets you totally customise your wedding to make it as unique as you are. Offering your choice of 3rd party catering, whether it be food trucks, grazing tables, cocktail style or full sit down. Our on site commercial kitchen will make catering a breeze.
Upon arrival at the farm, you and your guests can have pre-drinks in our bar, inspired by a yesteryear old world charm lounge. Styled with timber cladding, black shaker style cabinetry, marble bar, polished concrete floors, smoked mirror infills and vintage style furniture. The bar may be a great space for your guests to relax and mingle while you and your wedding party have formal photographs taken.
Ceremonies on site are included at no extra charge. Glamping for up to 40 guests is also available.
100 Lower Paper Mills Rd, Fyansford, Victoria
03 5222 3422 / 0422 947 940
Historic 1870's bluestone building, perfect for your unique wedding! With wine Barrel lined walls, and sweeping cathedral ceilings, it's a must see space.
Wine is about having a good time with great company. We've created the perfect venue for your special day!
We have three spaces that are available for exclusive hire or reservation. We will work with you to ensure that your wedding will be remembered for its charm and individuality. We offer personalised service and flexibility.
The magnificent building, award winning wines and personalised service are exceptional ingredients for a truly great celebration. Our beautiful venue is licensed for a maximum of 250 people but we do accommodate any small or large function.
The Barrel Room:
The Barrel Room, at 38m long, is our main reception room. Dubbed an 'Industrial Cathedral', it was built to house the 100ft long paper making machine. Wine barrels line the walls and this large space can be extremely flexible so as to suit any need. The end of the Barrel Room looks into the winery, where canapes may be served, or your ceremony can be held (depending on the time of year).
Seated on long tables amongst the wine tanks and winery equipment, your guests will enjoy an authentic winery experience, surrounded by barrels. As this is a working winery, the space is not available during our harvest period (Feb to April).
We look forward to hearing from you!
23 The Esplanade, Torquay, Victoria
03 9498 3535
Looking for a perfect coastal wedding? Growlers is on the beach. Get married on the beach, then walk across the road for your reception!
Looking for that perfect venue along the waterfront for your wedding? Growlers has a beautiful venue boasting stunning views of Torquay’s waterfront.
With Torquay front beach directly across the road, you can have your wedding on the sand, have your photos taken and then walk to your reception. We have a variety of packages available to accommodate your guests needs and can take place during in the morning, afternoon and evening. However, we love to tailor packages to suit YOU
Growlers can accommodate:
• Up to 60 guests seated inside the restaurant.
• Up to 100 guests with the restaurant & balcony with the front alfresco area boasting gorgeous waterfront views.
• Up to 150 guests within the whole venue including Restaurant, Beer Garden & Terrace.
Contact us today for more information.
13th Beach Golf Links
Barwon Heads Rd, Barwon Heads, Victoria
03 5254 2922
13th Beach Golf Links. Superb wedding and event venue on the Bellarine Peninsula. Two championship golf courses. Open seven days a week.
Weddings at 13th Beach Golf Links are simply superb.
Our clubhouse has breath taking views across the beach course and an open fire place creating a romantic and elegant dining experience.
Our flexible wedding packages are made with you in mind and cover all aspects of your special day from canapes to centrepeices and dancing to dessert.
Take advantage of our alfresco outdoor area, bride and groom green room and on site parking. We can also accommodate all entertainment requests and offer accommodation for visiting guests.
Ceremonies on course are also available as well as countless memorable locations on course for photographs.
Feel free to contact us for a site visit and we'd be happy to show you through 13th Beach Golf Links.
"What a fantastic day for a wedding yesterday ... rained all day! But no problem for the magnificent staff at 13th Beach Golf Links. We just moved ceremony from the beach to the alfresco area at virtually the last minute before our reception in the Faldo room. Magnificent venue, delicious food and friendly staff. Absolutely made our day perfect! Our guests were most impressed, they loved every minute of it, especially the food. So much of it! It was certainly a day we'll never forget. Tks 13th Beach, you were simply magnificent! Highly recommended." Bernie and Christy Clancey.
Peppers The Sands Torquay
2 Sands Boulevard, Torquay, Victoria
03 5264 3338
Peppers The Sands Torquay offers the perfect place for you and your guests to have a luxurious wedding ceremony and reception.
Nestled amongst sandy dunes on the north headland of Torquay at the start of the world famous Great Ocean Road, Peppers The Sands Resort offers a sleek and modern wedding destination.
Peppers The Sands Torquay ticks all the boxes:
- caters for all types of weddings
- caters for small intimate weddings to 350 guest weddings
- hosts only one wedding per night
- offers three onsite ceremony locations, including indoor and outdoor options
- your very own personal Wedding Coordinator who will assist you throughout the planning of your very special day, as well as assisting on your day
- luxury onsite accommodation
Featuring incomparable views of a world class 18 hole golf course in a stunning Surf Coast environment, Peppers The Sands Resort blends a picturesque setting, exemplary service and mouth- watering cuisine for a tranquil and secluded wedding to remember.
All within just over one hour’s drive of Melbourne - Peppers The Sands Resort offers the whole package for your dream wedding.
Bellarine Estate Winery
2270 Port Arlington Road, Drysdale, Victoria
03 9498 5003
A sophisticated and elegant French-inspired Bistro housed at one of the Bellarine Peninsula’s oldest and most established wineries.
Nestled on 100 acres in a beautiful valley halfway between the towns of Drysdale and Portarlington, Bellarine Estate takes in spectacular views of the bay and surrounding rural landscape.
Exchange your vows on our expansive lawn area under the shade of our beautiful old gum trees, then enjoy your pre-dinner canapes and drinks with your guests before moving on into our spacious restaurant area for a wedding reception to remember.
You are in professional hands with our restaurant team who run our a la carte French restaurant. However, if French isn’t your thing, we can cater to suit any style of cuisine to realise your vision.
You will enjoy exclusive use of this beautiful, light and view-filled venue as you eat, drink, dance and celebrate your day.
Your first step will be to book an on-site inspection with our event manager, enquire today.
45 Portreath Road, Bellbrae, Victoria
03 9498 5219
Bellbrae Harvest is uniquely positioned to offer a place of tranquility for your special day.
Bellbrae Harvest is a peaceful 17 acre country property located on the Surfcoast, just inland from the Great Ocean Road perfectly positioned between the towns of Torquay and Anglesea. It is a picturesque 5 minute drive off the Great Ocean Road and only a 10 minute drive from some of the worlds most famous and beautiful beaches, coastal towns, and close to the renowned Otways National Park.
Whether it be the feel of rustic country charm, or a ceremony on a local beach, followed by a country retreat with a relaxed elegance and ambiance, Bellbrae Harvest is perfectly positioned for it all. Our charming private mud brick style space sits beside the lily pond, the home of our lovely geese.
Get married by the lily pond and then enjoy dining, or a cocktail party on the terrace surrounded by the country back drop. Have a sit down meal under the vines or choose a combination of indoor/outdoor elements. You are welcome to make use of our lovely interior and furnishings already on site or we are very happy for you to organise and customise our space to your own design.
We look forward to chatting with you soon about your special day.
258 Pakington St, Geelong West, Victoria
03 9498 3537
Recently restored, Capri is a stunning venue proudly located in the heart of Geelong. With exceptional menu options, a beautiful dance floor and personalised service Capri is the the perfect choice for an unforgettable elegant wedding.
Capri is an iconic, recently refurbished Wedding Venue on Pakington Street in the heart of Geelong. Our focus is to deliver beautiful, high quality weddings in Geelong, the Bellarine, the Surf Coast and beyond.
Our reputation is built on 45 years’ experience, creating the perfect wedding reception for each bride and groom. We provide an elegant reception venue, personalised decor options for your own wow factor and a great menu selection with exceptional quality.
* Ample room to comfortably seat your guests
* Beautiful dance floor
* Full table service
* Helpful, attentive staff
We can provide recommendations for all your wedding services including celebrants, hair and makeup, florists, bands/DJs/MCs, wedding cakes, accommodation for you and your guests, cars, photographer much more! We are the complete wedding package professionals.
We also specialise in catering off-site at a venue of your choice. Our policy is that we can cater “Wherever you like” and “Whenever you like". Our quality and expertise in catering for off-site weddings will ensure that your every needs are met to the highest standard at the location of your choice.
Please contact us to arrange a personalised package and quotation for your Wedding day.
We look forward to hearing from you soon!
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre
51 Little Malop St, Geelong, Victoria
03 9498 3518
The Geelong Library and Heritage Centre is Geelong's newest and most impressive venue with breathtaking views located in the heart of Geelong’s CBD.
As the exclusive caterer at the Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (the Dome) we are able to provide our renowned catering at one of Geelong’s most iconic and state-of-the-art building. The Dome is located in the heart of Geelong’s CBD amongst the picturesque Johnstone Park.
The propose built event space, WurdiYouang, meaning ‘The High Ground, is located high up on level 5 and features a striking balcony, with views of the bay and city which are absolutely stunning. With its unique design and contemporary style, WurdiYouang is the perfect setting for a lavish wedding celebration.
The extraordinary sun drenched balcony will certainly create that wow factor you are looking for. Start your event off with a bang with canapés & cocktails served on the balcony overlooking the breathtaking view.
Our dedicated staff pride themselves on ensuring that you and your guests’ experience is a memorable one.
Our aim is to help make your wedding day the one that you have always dreamed of.
Please call us if you would like further information or to make an appointment to discuss your wedding plans.
Lorne Beach Pavilion
81 Mountjoy Parade, Lorne, Victoria
0401 696 050
Lorne Beach Pavilion is without doubt the ultimate beachside location on the Surfcoast for your wedding
Located on the Great Ocean Road and situated on absolute beach frontage, Lorne Beach Pavilion offers panoramic views across Loutitt Bay, right back to the Aireys Inlet lighthouse.
It is without doubt the ultimate beachside location in Victoria for your wedding. The romance of the location is unrivalled and will leave you & your guests with a truly memorable experience of your special day. With absolute beach frontage, the views from the Lorne Beach Pavilion are breathtaking. Featuring three function spaces, we can cater for your relaxed or formal event.
Day or night, the view is brilliant with nearly every seat in the venue able to capture the colour and light of the seaside. The venue’s chic interiors blend perfectly with the stylish yet laid back atmosphere which is Lorne. Classic beach house style furnishings fuse with the ambience of flickering candles and the sound of waves lapping almost at the doorstep.
The spectacular Lorne beachfront is the perfect location for your wedding ceremony and your guests can simply wander across the sand to the large outdoor deck or move inside the restaurant for pre-reception drinks &canap�s& enjoy the amazing view.
Nothing else can compare to the serenity, beauty and simplicity of Lorne Beach Pavilion.
You’re in good hands with a personal event manager to coordinate all of your reception arrangements. A wealth of experience means you will have access to the right advice whenever you need it so all the big decisions about menus, wine selections and all your other event details are made easy.
Lorne Beach Pavilion works with a number of quality wedding specialists every year and each have their own style and creative flair. As such we can provide you a list of suitable contacts who we feel are best matched to your specific requirements, covering everyone from planners and stylists, to florists and photographers.
Corner Gheringhap& Myers Street, Geelong, Victoria
03 5223 6200
Relax and enjoy your wedding day as you experience the professional and attentive service of Rydges Geelong
It’s the one day when everything must be perfect, so avoid being a bridezilla – let the experts stress the details when planning your romantic wedding in Geelong.
From the menu to the decor, flowers and bubbles, the expert Events Team at Rydges Geelong will assist you in designing the perfect bespoke wedding package. Maybe you’re after a candlelit banquet of 400 friends and family members, or perhaps it’s a refined cocktail reception – our Geelong hotel has venues to make your special day a memorable one.
Rydges Geelong is the ideal location for your engagement party, bridal shower, rehearsal dinner, ceremony, reception and with reserve blocks of discounted hotel accommodation available for your special guests – it’s ideal for a location wedding too.
Royal Geelong Yacht Club
25 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong, Victoria
03 5241 1629
The Royal Geelong Yacht Club sits on the water's edge and captivates amazing views of Geelong's waterfront including impressive views of the marina.
THE RK GROUP always aims to make every wedding unforgettable.
THE RK GROUP work to maintain the highest standards and attention to detail. They always use the freshest ingredients, produce the highest quality food and their passionate staff take pride in making every guest feel welcome.
As the events caterer at The Royal Geelong Yacht Club, THE RK GROUP are able to provide their renowned food and service at this popular wedding venue. The Royal Geelong Yacht Club boasts impressive views of the marina and features a sun-drenched deck which is perfect for pre-drinks and canapes.
Couples can choose from an array of delicious canapes, rustic grazing platters and plentiful sit down meals.
2312-2320 Portarlington Road, BELLARINE, Victoria
03 9498 4983
Nestled in the Bellarine Valley with stunning rural views, beautiful gardens and a relaxed ambiance.
Harvester Moon is a rustic farm house with quirky decor surrounded by spectacular gardens.
We specialize in hosting casual weddings where you and your guests can kick back and enjoy your day.
Marty @ Oakdene
255 Grubb Road, Wallington, Victoria
03 5255 2685
Stunning Vineyard Location on the Bellarine
Thank you for considering Marty @ Oakdene as a venue for your Wedding.
Marty @ Oakdene is a memorable venue to celebrate a wedding, set on intimate surrounds of rustic coastal farmland and rolling vineyards. We have a range of indoor and outdoor spaces across the property available to host your ceremony and reception, along with various photo locations on site and accommodation for your wedding night. It’s these features, along with award winning food and wine and excellent customer service, that makes
Marty @ Oakdene the perfect venue. We would love to help create a special day for you and your guests.
For Further information or assistance in planning your Wedding please call or email to arrange an appointment. We would be delighted to show you around the property and discuss our Wedding Package.
440 Horsehill Rd, Elaine, Victoria
03 5329 2616
Narmbool caters for both wedding ceremonies and receptions all with the convenience of onsite accommodation.
Narmbool is Sovereign Hill's beautiful pastoral property at Elaine, just 30 minutes from Ballarat or 90 minutes from Melbourne. Set across 2,000 hectares, with a magnificent garden and onsite accommodation, Narmbool is perfect for executive retreats, conferences, fine dining and weddings.
With a magnificent garden, a bluestone homestead, a purpose-built function room and on-site accommodation, Narmbool is perfect for weddings.
Hold your ceremony and have photographs taken in the exquisite grounds of Narmbool. Then follow with your reception in the Garden Room or at Narmbool Lodge.
Jack Rabbit Vineyard
85 McAdams Lane, Bellarine, Victoria
03 9498 3525
Experience unrivalled panoramic views, sublime photo opportunities, feast on fine contemporary cuisine and sip sophisticated cool climate wines in an engaging, intimate atmosphere.
Jack Rabbit take pride in offering a brilliant and diverse range of function options to guarantee your day is special and memorable in every possible way.
At Jack Rabbit you can expect to take advantage of unrivalled panoramic views, sublime photo opportunities, feast on fine contemporary cuisine and sip sophisticated cool climate wines in an engaging, intimate atmosphere
And that’s just the beginning... their highly experienced, welcoming and dedicated staff are always at your disposal to ensure your special event goes off without a hitch and is a truly special day to remember.
Jack Rabbit Vineyard offers the choice of two truly spectacular but quite distinctive reception venues; the Jack Rabbit Vineyard Restaurant and the House of Jack Rabbit.
To organize a viewing of one or both venues tour the vineyard & discover the many wedding ceremony locations please contact us.
The Carousel Geelong
1 Eastern Beach Road, Geelong, Victoria
03 9498 5464
A spectacular venue featuring breathtaking waterfront views, the Carousel will make your private function a truly memorable event
The Carousel Pavilion houses a beautifully restored 1892 Carousel which is available to be privately booked for your wedding day.
The Carousel can accommodate up to 150 guests at a cocktail style function or up to 70 guests for a seated function.
The decking area surrounding the west side of the pavilion is a fantastic optional extra for an outdoor waterfront party location or wedding ceremony.
For more information, please contact us.
The Warehouse Geelong
5 Little Ryrie St, Geelong,
0431 036 688
The Warehouse, Geelong's new kid on the block.
The Warehouse, sitting a stone's throw away from the Geelong CBD was built in the 1920's. This vintage warehouse has some real character, with exposed timber trusses, six meters high ceilings and 250 square meters of orginal polished concrete floors. Don't let the facade fool you, the interior of this building is anything but rugged.
Designed by ZWEI architects from Melbourne they have given the venue a contemporary feel while retaining the orginal features. The venue comes complete with banquette seating, tables and bentwood chairs. The venue has also been fitted with fully functioning heating and cooling that will create a very comfortable experience.
*On site Accomodation available in loft style boutique Apartments.
The Peak at Lorne Country Club
2 Holliday Road, Lorne, Victoria
03 6135 5061
The Peak sets the perfect backdrop for a dream destination wedding, with countless spectacular outdoor settings and the Surf Coast's best catering options.
At The Peak you are only limited by your own imagination. Describe your dream day and our experienced event organisers will work with you to create the ultimate customised experience.
Overlooking Louttit Bay, the view is as unique as the venue. You can choose to get married on the golf course where you can hire our old-school caravan bar to add the wow-factor to the experience. The venue offers multiple outdoor spaces, as well as a vast indoor area.
With a focus on fresh and local produce, go for the ultimate casual-vibe with a cocktail-style event or opt for an on-trend, grazing-style service.
Contact us to find out more about what The Peak has to offer and how we can make your special day the best experience possible.
895 Corangamite Lake Road, Coragulac, Victoria
03 9498 4664
Coragulac House a magnificent blue stone mansion is situated on 140 acres of pristine country side offering stunning views
Coragulac House, this magnificent blue stone mansion located in Coragulac Victoria is situated on 140 acres of pristine farming land, reminicent of beautiful English country side.
The Homestead is set at the rear of the property nestled at the foot of Red Rock Scenic Lookout, offering stunning views across the landscape to the Otway Ranges
The elevated wrap around veranda set above the expansive lawns and gardens, is accented with yellow and white standard roses framing the veranda, offering the perfect setting for your wedding ceremony.
Whilst guests gather on the lawns in anticipation of your arrival, you will be preparing for your gracious entrance in the ladies parlour with your entourage, perhaps sipping on a glass of sparkles to settle the nerves and taking the time to ensure everthing is just perfect.
The Coach House and Stables are situated behind the Homestead, with baltic pine vaulted ceilings, cobble stone floors and white washed walls offering a truly unique and rustic setting for your reception.
Your guests will be seated at long polished timber trestle tables with upholstered chairs, more than 100 festoon lights adorn the ceiling in the stables with a rustic chandelier as the centrepiece.
Your guests will delight in the options that your caterers can be provide, limited only by your imagination, spit roast buffets, casual BBQ, traditional sit down dinner or a substantial cocktail grazing menu.
With the original stalls still in place, this makes a fabulous spaces for guests to gather for drinks and reflect on the unique atmosphere you have created for your special day.
Monash Cottage has accommodation for up to 6 persons and is available for your use for two nights, additional accommodation options are also available in the Homestead for an additional cost.
The Stables can accommodate up to 130 persons seated or up to 250 cocktail style.
Coragulac House was built in 1873 by the pioneering Pastoralists “Robertson family”, the Homestead has been privately owned throughout its history.
On entering the Homestead you are immersed in the majestic architecture of the Entrance Hall, with a 6 metre vaulted cedar panelled ceiling and original embossed wallpapers, featuring the Robertson’s family crest “Riding to Hounds”.
An Art Nouveau chandelier makes a stunning centrepiece, and the oversized English oak mantelpiece incorporating a beaten copper insignia of duelling dragons authenticates the grandeur of the Entrance Hall.
As you enter this magnificent Homestead, you will be stunned by the beautiful architecture as you make their way through each room soaking up the history of a bygone era.
Coragulac House is a unique piece of Australian history where you can create your very own ever lasting Wedding day experience.
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- Talk to a Planner First.
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- Know Your Guest List.
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- Consider Your Guests' Experience.
- Think About What Is Included.
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No matter what size wedding or wedding budget you're working with, you can expect your wedding venue to include: an area for the ceremony, an audience space, and two separate lounge spaces for both sides of the wedding party to get ready in.