Looking for the perfect place to host your Winery Reception? Melbourne has some of the best Wedding Venues that are Wineries to help celebrate your special day. Our guide gets you connected with the perfect venue for your beautiful, quirky, intimate, large or small budget wedding day.
In Australia, we proudly make some of the world's best wines. This means we have some incredibly gorgeous wine regions around our lovely country that are perfect for a weekend away or a spectacular winery wedding. So if you are searching for winery weddings in Melbourne and surrounds, we have the list for you.
The thriving city of Melbourne is perched in the middle of some wonderful wine-making regions, including the Yarra Valley and Mornington and Bellarine Peninsulas, all of which are less than 2 hours' drive away.
Picture you and your partner toasting to a happy future together in front of acres of lush rolling vines, with mountains rising in the distance. Imagine your friends and family on long tables filled with giant grazing platters of local produce and accompanied by glasses of boutique wine.
Stunning in all seasons, a winery wedding venue is a thing of beauty. So for a romantic, fun-filled and stress-free day, check out our list of the best winery wedding venues in Melbourne and the surrounding area.
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Check out our comprehensive list of the best winery wedding venues within Australia and surrounds listed in no particular order.
Vines of the Yarra Valley
16 Ingram Road, Coldstream, Victoria
03 9498 5129
Breathtaking Backdrops, Exclusive Location With The Best 180-degree Views of the Yarra Valley
With breathtaking views of the Yarra Valley and Yarra Ranges beyond, Vines of the Yarra Valley provides a set of unforgettable beauty for your wedding day. Exchange your vows surrounded by your loving friends and family and the beauty of nature. You will remember the wedding venue of your dreams with photos taken against the backdrop of the Yarra Valley. Toast the wedding with the Estate grown wine of Helen's Hill vineyard and winery. And dance under the stars at the end of a perfect wedding day.
The rustic, vintage charm of the breathtaking 150-acre vineyard Estate makes it one of the most sought after wedding venues in the Yarra Valley. Photographers LOVE being told they've got a wedding shoot here, fairy lights twinkling both indoors and over our unique outdoor courtyard dance floor, amazing food options, a full alcohol license, charming wet weather contingencies, a variety of ceremony areas - the list of what we have on offer is quite simply amazing.
Whether you are looking for a 'country-style' long table type reception, a wine-barrel style cocktail reception, a vintage themed intimate gathering or any variation of these, Vines of the Yarra Valley is the wedding venue that sets the benchmark for styling options.
760-818 Holden Rd, Diggers Rest VIC 3427
This beautiful Estate can be found in Digger's Rest, Victoria, and offers many options for your wedding ceremony and reception. You can hold your ceremony by the tiered waterfall, under one of their numerous arches (Bridal, Horseshoe, Wine Garden), or under the trees. This family-owned vineyard is only 40 minutes away from Melbourne, and their packages start from $1,500 for hire and $85 per head for dinner.
K Rd, Werribee South VIC 3030
One of the closest wineries to Melbourne is also one of the region's very best.
The rustic-style restaurant offers a superb menu of Italian-inspired dishes made from the finest fresh local produce. This dining experience is a gourmet foodie's delight and an ideal choice for couples who love their food.
The extraordinary contemporary buildings are perched on land as old as time and ensure you have every modern comfort for a stress-free wedding day.
Shadowfax Winery is perfectly located in the heart of the Werribee Park Precinct, just 30 minutes from Melbourne and 35 minutes from Geelong.
Designed by award-winning architects Wood Marsh, Shadowfax's contemporary building overlooks a picturesque 20-acre vineyard and is surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and impressive stone sculptures.
With its serene country-like setting, a fine selection of wines and superb Mediterranean-style menu, Shadowfax is the perfect venue for wedding receptions of all sizes and formats.
The winery's resident chef, renowned for his love of wood fire cooking, uses only the finest and freshest local produce, including handpicked vegetables and herbs from Shadowfax's kitchen garden, to tailor a menu to suit your style and preference.
Shadowfax's event team is warm, friendly and professional at every turn. From welcoming guests with glasses of sparkling wine on arrival to farewelling everyone at the end of the night, they will take care of every detail in between and ensure your special day is a most memorable one.
150 Eltham-Yarra Glen Road, Kangaroo Ground, Victoria 3097
Located in the beautiful Yarra Valley, Fondata is set in the stunning rolling hills of Kangaroo Ground. With a focus on Yarra Valley seasonal produce and wines, guests can experience Italian inspired food that showcases the culinary secrets of the Yarra Valley.
Garden wedding ceremonies are held on the private lawn with stunning views overlooking the Yarra Valley. Receptions then follow in the historic restaurant with pre-dinner drinks and canap?s being served on the terrace. For seated receptions, Fondata offers menus with rustic Italian fare and premium wines. For cocktail style receptions, a more relaxed atmosphere and opportunity to move throughout the venue.
Founded in 1872 by Edward and Mary Weller, Fondata is rich in history throughout the venue and surrounding area. Being close to Melbourne, it is the perfect location for your Yarra Valley wedding. Offering a range of options and packages to cater for your special occasion, from small intimate gatherings to large formal events. Fondata is the revival of the iconic Weller's, a place where city style meets country hospitality.
Witchmount Estate Weddings & Events
557 Leakes Road, Plumpton, Victoria 3335
We are thrilled to be showcasing our brand new look.
Our event spaces have been fully modernised to ensure our guests' comfort. The Estate has been lovingly restored with all-new interior design, landscaping and décor whilst maintaining its original, rustic charm. Our event spaces, The Barrel Room and The Harvest Room, are suitable for intimate or larger guest lists. At Witchmount Estate, we offer exceptional hospitality and incredible food and drink, all in a picturesque setting.
We understand every couple is unique and specialise in bringing couples' dreams to life. So allow us to help you to create the wedding of your dreams immersed in the most picturesque views. Our expert wedding team will guide you through the planning process and ensure your day is exactly as you dreamed.
Established in 1991 and nestled on 100 acres with 65 acres of vineyard, Witchmount Estate has proven itself as a luxury wedding venue located only 30 minutes from Melbourne. The event space is fully heated and air-conditioned to ensure the utmost comfort and convenience. In addition, the landscaped and festoon lit outdoor lounge area is perfect for pre-drinks for guests.
Tie the knot in one of our beautiful ceremony locations surrounded by your nearest and dearest; make use of the numerous locations around the grounds to capture your photos after the ceremony while your guests enjoy drinks & canapes served in our outdoor lounge.
Zonzo Estate Yarra Valley
957 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road, Yarra Glen VIC 3775
Situated in the stunning Yarra Valley, Zonzo Estate is surrounded by forty-five acres of vines and a luscious lawn that not only provide picturesque views but the perfect setting for a beautiful winery wedding. The Italian custom of the 'shared table' brings loved ones together to create memories and indulge in the very best authentic Italian cuisine.
Zonzo's tastefully relaxed approach is coupled with the absolute commitment to making your special day one to remember. Their dedicated Wedding Coordinators make every encounter unique and seamless, guiding you through the entire journey of your wedding, from the initial booking to the day of your wedding.
252 Centennial Roa, Bowral NSW 2576
Located just minutes from the historic township of Bowral, in the Southern Highlands of NSW, Centennial Vineyards Restaurant offers outstanding quality food complemented by award-winning cool-climate wines.
Known for its stunning setting amongst the vines, the restaurant offers the perfect destination for a lazy Sunday lunch, high tea with friends, or the most memorable of special occasions. A truly unique setting for your dream winery wedding, offering bespoke packages to suit every requirement.
Goona Warra Vineyard Weddings
790 Sunbury Rd, Sunbury VIC 3429
When the setting sun glistens through the vibrant leaves on the vines, you know you are at Goona Warra Vineyard. Located in Sunbury, in Melbourne's west, this gorgeous place has in recent years undergone an impressive upgrade and is famed for opulent and detail-oriented weddings.
With a range of spaces in amongst their grounds and the heritage bluestone buildings, including the terrace, courtyard and cellar door, you will be spoiled for choice of photo backdrops. Here they craft intimate events that are a true reflection of the personal love story of each couple.
Immerse Winery Weddings
1548 Melba Hwy, Dixons Creek VIC 3775
What could be romantic and luxurious than immersing yourself in the Yarra Valley? So when you visit this gorgeous winery and wedding venue, you will think that nothing could be better for your big day.
Your ceremony can be held in the rustic barn, followed by drinks on the lush grounds with breathtaking views over the vines, lake and hills. Then, dine in the versatile restaurant space on delectable food, which can be served in various styles, from shared grazing platters to fine formal dining.
The venue also offers accommodation in 20 beautifully appointed rooms.
Everything in the one place
Immerse ticks all the boxes with everything onsite your dream day can come true, hassle-free! That's why we're renowned for being the ultimate wedding destination in the Yarra Valley.
The Perfect Location
Immerse is located in the picturesque Yarra Valley – around an hour from the CBD and the airport – but galaxies away from the stresses of everyday life. Sweeping vistas of the vineyard, ornamental lake and glorious gardens create images that ensure memories of your wedding will last a lifetime.
Our Beautiful Chapels
Our romantic chapel with soaring ceilings and stone floor is nestled amongst the vines and has sweeping views of the vineyard through the stunning floor to ceiling windows. Our gorgeous Garden Chapel is fully covered with open sides and is situated next to a large ornamental lake and glorious rose gardens.
Outstanding Food and Wine
We are proud that the Immerse Restaurant has been in the Age GoodFood Guide since 2008, and we have our award-winning wines to match.
Boutique, Onsite Accommodation
Immerse has 20 boutique rooms, all of which are just a short stroll from the restaurant. Our Deluxe Bridal Suite is considered one of the finest in the Yarra Valley and is the perfect place to spend your wedding night.
55 Shannons Rd, Lancefield VIC 3435
Nestled in the Macedon Ranges to Melbourne's west, this winery and wedding venue is ideal for a quick day trip for all your guests from the city. But more importantly, it is a luxurious accommodation venue, so everyone can stay and enjoy a whole weekend away.
Experience the best of the Macedon Ranges when you stay at Cleveland Winery. Situated in the historic country township of Lancefield, Cleveland Winery is less than an hour's drive from the Melbourne CBD and 40 minutes from Melbourne Airport.
Base yourself at the centrally located Cleveland Winery and be inspired by the variety of antique shops & art galleries dotted throughout the region, satisfied by the acclaimed local food & wine and amazed by the natural beauty of the local attractions such as Hanging Rock.
Featuring 50 beautifully appointed spacious suites with comfortable king-sized beds and ensuites, the resort also includes an original country Homestead built-in 1887 that can sleep up to 12 guests. As well as an underground Cellar Door where guests can sample some of the best wines from across the region, the property also has an onsite a la carte restaurant & wood-fired pizza oven, tennis court & fitness centre guest lounges with billiard tables, darts & table tennis.
With its comfortable country accommodation, tranquil vineyards, dramatic undulating landscapes and delicious local food and wine, Cleveland Winery is the ideal location to experience the best of the Macedon Ranges.
The original country homestead was built in 1887 and can sleep 14 guests, but there are spacious suites for around another 85 people and a tennis court, fitness centre, and more.
Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa
1309 Melba Hwy, Yarra Glen VIC 3775
Another stunning modern venue in the Yarra Valley to Melbourne's east, Balgownie, is renowned for its quality facilities and services.
With a resort and spa onsite, you will be able to relax and prepare for the most important day of your life in these divine surroundings, guaranteeing you the ideal start to a big day. There is a range of ceremony and ceremony options; Balgownie adores hosting great weddings and offers many little touches and twists to enrich your personal day.
Balgownie Estate is Yarra Valley's premier winery wedding venue with onsite spa suite accommodation, restaurant, cellar door, and a day spa.
We offer our Bride and Groom a unique destination wedding experience with the convenience of having their ceremony, reception for up to 120 guests, and accommodation within the resort with a dedicated wedding coordinator to plan their special day.
Please visit their website for wedding venue discounts and special offers or get your free quote at Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort & Spa on Real Weddings.
Vue On Halcyon
19 Uplands Road, Chirnside Park, Victoria 3116
A contemporary wedding venue entwined with country style and elegance. Located at the entrance of the Yarra Valley, vue on halcyon offers a wedding venue for those discerning couples who appreciate wonderful food, great wine and friendly, intuitive service. It is the perfect location for your wedding ceremony and reception. imagine uninterrupted views of rolling hills and historic vines as you begin your 'happily ever after'.
Come and experience Vue on Halcyon. With our flexible approach, we will help you achieve your dream wedding day. By choosing VUE ON HALCYON, you will enjoy boutique tailored services within a property that is exclusively yours to celebrate your special day. Only 35 minutes from Melbourne, this all-encompassing offer is the new wedding destination of choice.
Begin your day with a ceremony amongst the vines. We offer your choice of a scenic outdoor ceremony OR a romantic ceremony within our stunning chapel. Following your ceremony, your guests will be welcomed onto our grand verandahs and into our intimate cellar door to enjoy pre-dinner drinks and your selection of delicious canapes. Your reception will take place within the elegant and grand space of Vue, comfortably seating 100-150 guests. Offering breathtaking views of the vines, Vue on Halcyon's grand main venue is the perfect setting in which to celebrate your special day. Your guests will enjoy our three-course dining experience featuring premium ingredients and prepared by our amazing chef, complemented beautifully by our Estate wines.
Our vision for your special day is to provide a memorable and unique wedding experience set amongst a picturesque landscape where nature meets romance. Contact us today to arrange your personalised site visit and to further discuss how we can help you achieve your dream wedding day here at Vue on Halcyon.
Mount Macedon Winery
433 Bawden Rd, Woodend VIC 3442
With an iconic location and panoramic views, Mount Macedon is the dream wedding destination. Your reception can be held in the restaurant with a menu tailored to your needs and matched by premium wines from the venue's own cellar door.
With friendly and attentive service, delicious food and premium beverage packages, your guests are sure to have a great day.
Our mountainside property is the ideal location for an iconic Australian country wedding.
Boasting panoramic views, beautiful ceremony gardens with versatile indoor and outdoor reception spaces, we can help you create the most memorable day of your life.
Visit and tell us exactly what your perfect day looks like; we can tailor a package to suit and help you every step of the way!
187 Victoria Road, Lilydale, Victoria 3140
This Yarra Valley wedding venue near Melbourne is a perfect fit if you're looking for a venue where you can have your ceremony, reception and wedding photos all in one location. Ceremonies at Bianchet Winery usually take place in the picturesque white gazebo overlooking the vineyard, followed by wedding photos among the vines.
Your guests can enjoy drinks outdoors while soaking up the Yarra Valley views before heading inside for dinner in the contemporary dining room. With plenty of room for a dancefloor, this flexible event space is ideal for a wedding reception in any weather.
As one of the oldest wineries in the region, the team at Bianchet Winery have over 30 years of experience in the Yarra Valley. In addition, their experienced wedding specialist will be on-hand in the lead up to your wedding day to ensure that all of your visions are brought to life.
The executive chef and his experienced team have created three distinct menu options to suit different wedding styles. For example, you might opt for a more casual cocktail-style menu with delicious canapés, a seated multi-course menu, or a feasting-style menu with shared grazing platters. Meals pair perfectly with Bianchet Winery's customisable beverage packages, showcasing exceptional Yarra Valley wines.
864 Maroondah Highway, Coldstream, Victoria 3770
A beautiful tranquil setting with vines stretching to the horizon creating an unforgettable backdrop for your special day. Oakridge is the perfect venue for a winery wedding filled with memories that will last a lifetime.
Oakridge's one hat restaurant embodies all that this exceptional region has to offer: award-winning wines, delicious food experiences and a magnificent setting. It can comfortably cater for up to 120 seated guests for an intimate lunch or dinner reception. In addition, the Oakridge Barrel Hall is available for larger celebrations, providing a unique winery wedding experience throughout the Spring months.
Our ever-changing seasonal menu is designed with a focus on fresh, regional produce. Flexibility is the key, with a range of all-inclusive ceremonies & reception packages on offer to take all the hassle out of planning your special day. Our experienced Functions Team will work with you to customise a package to make your special day even more unique.
You can rest assured the friendly team at Oakridge will take care of everything with high attention to detail, allowing you to relax and enjoy the experience with your guests and leave all the planning to us.
Rochford Wines Yarra Valley
878 - 880 Maroondah Highway, Coldstream, Victoria 3770
Allow the team at Rochford Wines to help make your dream wedding a reality. Celebrate your special day in unforgettable style in the heart of Victoria's Yarra Valley.
Rochford Wines indoor and expansive covered outdoor areas, along with the vineyards and lawns, providing endless photographic opportunities. Our restaurant features high ceilings and timber floors with floor to ceiling windows, allowing for the spectacular backdrop of the vines, rolling hills and amazing sunsets. Within an hour's drive from Melbourne, it is the ultimate wedding destination.
At Rochford Wines, no wedding is too big or too small. The team at Rochford look forward to working with you to create your dream wedding.
- Flexible options for catering - options include alternating, sharing menu, roving desserts or dessert buffets
- Impressive wines
- Dedicated Wedding Coordinator
- Picturesque wedding backdrop