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Rippon Lea House & Gardens Weddings

Unique Wedding Venue - Rippon Lea House at Real Weddings

At a Glance


  • Elegant, romantic, historic, luxurious.


  • 60-350


• National Heritage listed Rippon Lea House and Garden is one of Australia’s grand suburban estates. Built in 1868, Rippon Lea is a perfect example of 19th century luxury.

• Alfresco entertaining space on the pool terrace is ideal for summer cocktail parties as guests mingle to the sounds of live music.

• Discover 14 acres of picturesque gardens and sweeping lawns – the perfect spaces for on-site ceremonies and stunning photos.

• The Grand Ballroom is an impressive setting for stylish and classic wedding celebrations complete with an impressive grand chandelier.



Set in sprawling heritage listed gardens Ripponlea wedding venue is the picture of 19th century luxury

Set in sprawling heritage listed gardens, this National Trust property is the ideal wedding venue for couples seeking elegance and sophistication with a relaxed and romantic atmosphere.

Designed and built in 1868, Rippon Lea is a perfect example of 19th-century luxury. With original polished parquetry flooring, guests can dance the night away in the Grand Ballroom under the large glimmering chandelier whilst the Bridal Table, for those formal seated occasions, sits framed by an ornate balustrade overlooking the dance floor.

It’s the perfect setting for stylish and classic wedding celebrations.

For more relaxed occasions, the alfresco entertaining space on the Art-Deco style terrace is perfect for spring or summer cocktail parties of all sizes. Start the night with some light live entertainment by the pool before inviting guests to kick up their heels inside with a purpose built stage perfect for DJs and bands.

The picturesque gardens of the estate are popular for wedding ceremonies of all sizes and provide a space and setting to suit any couple. Guests are able to wander leisurely through the 14 acres or enjoy a cocktail in the sun whilst playing croquet and bocce on the lawns as the bridal party take time out for photos.

Rippon Lea House & Gardens exclusive caterer Peter Rowland will ensure your day is executed with the highest standards of service and impeccable food experiences. With over 50 years experience in creating magical weddings expect only the best from their seasoned team to bring your wedding day to life.


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192 Hotham Street Elsternwick VIC

Rippon Lea House & Gardens Weddings

Let the romantic surrounds, historic touches and sophisticated glamour of a by-gone era set the tone for your wedding celebration.

192 Hotham Street Elsternwick VIC

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