At a Glance
Unique spiral staircase of 40 stone steps
4 acres of manicured and landscaped English gardens
Scottish Baronial style castle set in the heart of Keilor
Professional event coordinators, you can be assured of a memorable day
150 max seated and up to 400+ for that unique outside service
Nestled in the heart of Keilor, Overnewton Castle is known for its unique charm and Old World atmosphere.
Built in 1849 it now stands as a prominent heritage building. This Scottish Baronial style castle set amidst 4 acres of private tranquil English gardens makes the perfect backdrop for your special event.
You may wish to have pre-dinner drinks in the garden, or you may choose to be served in our elaborate sitting rooms. The Grand Dining Room features an elegant chandelier and bay windows overlooking picturesque gardens. The non-denominational Chapel has exquisite hand painted features and a glass ceiling.
Wedding ceremonies and photos can be held in the Private Gardens, an original 1882 Wrought Iron Gazebo or The Chapel.
We welcome you to make an obligation free appointment to personally inspect our beautiful venue and to discuss your requirements, themes and booking availability. Should you require any further assistance please do not hesitate to contact us?
Overnewton Castle is a venue with a strong commitment to personal and professional hospitality with many years of experience. With the assistance of our professional event coordinators, you can be assured of a memorable event.
Overnewton Castle was built in 1849 in the Melbourne suburb of Keilor in Victoria, Australia. The Scottish Baronial style castle, set amongst a 4-acre private English garden, features a unique spiral staircase of 40 stone steps. Now a wedding and events venue, the castle has interesting architecture, abundant natural light, and graceful interiors, including elaborate sitting rooms.
Weddings at Overnewton Castle
Wedding ceremonies are held in the Private Gardens, an original 1882 Wrought Iron Gazebo, and The Chapel. The non-denominational Chapel has hand painted features and a glass ceiling. Multiple rooms, all of which can be adorned with decorations, are available for receptions. Maximum guest list number is 150 seated guests.
Wedding packages include exclusive use of the venue and a private bridal suite as well as a Wedding Coordinator to help create the wedding day. Menu and beverage packages, including bespoke packages, are available. The venue is happy to work with couples from different cultural backgrounds.
Accommodation and Tourist Attractions
Overnewton offers three wedding accommodation options: The Loft, The Stables, and The Cottage. The Loft sleeps six guests comfortably while the Stables, a country-style retreat, sleeps ten guests. The Cottage is an intimate couples retreat.
Nature provides stunning scenery in Brimbank Park and Organ Pipes National Park, both located in Keilor. Calder Park in Keilor features auto racing while Flemington Racecourse in Flemington showcases horse racing. Nearby Melbourne, with its many attractions, is known for its Arts Precinct and the Melbourne Cricket Ground.