Top wedding venues in the Mornington Peninsula
A sea of gowns and suits, the smell of canapes, the sound of here comes the bride, the taste of sugared almonds and your drunk uncle attempting to dab on the dancefloor, there’s nothing greater than a well-executed wedding. A special day in which two humans decide to spend the rest of their lives with one another should be one that is well planned and orchestrated. Hence we are here to help you by suggesting some of the top wedding venues in one of Australia’s most beautiful location, the Mornington Peninsula. What better place to enjoy the company of family and friends amongst nature. This tranquil location is sure to make your wedding less stressful, for if it all gets a bit too much, then just look (or escape depending on your mood) to your side and you’re sure to be calmed by the beautiful scenery. So get that notepad out and come with us on a journey through the Mornington Peninsula’s top wedding venues!
Iris park garden weddings – website: http://www.irisparkgardenweddings.com.au/
If you are looking to have a lush garden wedding then look no further! With multiple gardens at the property to choose from you will be spoilt for choice about where to hold your wedding. From gardens such as meandering drive, ancient stump gardens, flower gardens and tranquil parklands there should be a space that suits everyone’s needs. You can hold your ceremony and/or reception in the gardens, and for those who want a ceremony in a chapel then there’s one aptly named the garden chapel at Dailywaters rose farm which is surrounded by beautiful roses and bushland. There will be photo opportunities galore in these stunning gardens, to make an enquiry check out their website above.
Sorrento Ocean beach (all smiles company) – website: http://allsmiles.com.au/mornington-peninsula/
A big lover of the sand and sea? Then why not take advantage of the gorgeous beaches in the Mornington Peninsula and have your special day at the beach. All smiles Sorrento beach is an absolutely beautiful venue perched right on the beach serving you and your guest’s 180 degree views of beach and bushland. The venue provides a cocktail service making it a more relaxed approach to a wedding (which has got to be a good thing) and with views like that who wants to be sitting down at a table all night? Another drawcard is the fact that it has ample indoor and outdoor space, so surely no one can possibly have a frown on their face for the night. To enquire hit up the website above.
Eagle ridge – website: http://www.eagleridgeweddings.com.au/
If you prefer a more traditional sit down wedding then Eagle ridge is a fantastic option. It consists of a beautiful limestone building set on sprawling gardens and topped off with a lake and gazebo for all of your photography needs. There are a number of package deals that can be arranged, and a sit down meal in the ball room is sure to wow your guests. All of the info is on the Eagle ridge weddings website.
Ace hi: the shearing shed – website: https://www.ace-hi.com.au/
If you’ve been dreaming of a good old rustic country wedding, then the Ace-hi shearing shed is the place for you! It combines a rustic wooden shearing shed on a farm like property, what could be more Australian? It also allows you to personally decorate the venue as you please, or you can book a package deal for it if you’d rather leave it to a wedding professional. There is also the added bonus of available on site accommodation in log cabins and wagons for you and your guests. So if you’re a country bumpkin at heart take a little squiz at their website for more information.
Blairgowrie yacht squadron – website: http://www.bysweddings.com.au/
What’s better than a modern style yacht club overlooking Port Philip bay and the boat harbour? Not a lot I’d say. So if this takes your fancy then why not host your special day at the Blairgowrie yacht squadron? The yacht club was refurbished in 2015 so it is very sleek, modern and beautiful with vast glass windows to allow the views of the ocean to engulf you. The upstairs venue can sit up to 180 of your lovely family and friends and if you fancy there’s the option to have your ceremony take place on the grass outside the club, smack bang in front of the bay! For enquiries visit their website.
Lindenderry at Red hill – website: https://www.lancemore.com.au/lindenderry/weddings
If you’re a bit of a wine connoisseur then why not get married in and amongst the vines at a lush vineyard. Lindenderry at Red hill is a sprawling estate flanked by gorgeous green hills and vineyards, there isn’t anything more picturesque really. They offer wedding packages to suit any wedding need as well as accommodation and spa deals. You can choose to have your ceremony out in the vineyard amongst the gorgeous nature and retreat into the beautifully stylish restaurant for you reception. Whatever you’re looking for it seems that Lindenderry are very accommodating, so get clicking on that website.
The baths – website: http://www.toastmorningtonpeninsula.com.au/directory/mp-venues/the-baths
Another stunning beach location to put on your watch list is the baths Sorrento. Similar to the first beach wedding venue we mentioned, but with a slightly more rustic, Hamptons feel to it. With the baths being directly on the bay it offers absolutely breathtaking views of the water, surrounding bushland and jetty which is perfect for some classic wedding photo opportunities. The building itself is a stunning white weatherboard affair with floorboards which is sure to suit any colour scheme you desire for your reception. For enquiries check out their website to download a wedding information sheet.