Rippon Lea House & Gardens Weddings


At a Glance


Set in acres of manicured, heritage listed gardens

  • Guests can wander leisurely through the 14 acres or enjoy a cocktail in the sun whilst playing croquet or bocce on the lawns as the bridal party take time out for photos

A Perfect Example of 19th Century Luxury

  • With original polished parquetry flooring and a large glimmering chandelier to light up the dance floor, Rippon Lea is a truly elegant venue

 Art-Deco Elegance Meets Modern Sophistication

  • Rippon Lea is an ideal wedding venue for a variety of styles and sizes, offering an elegant yet relaxed atmosphere

Alfresco Celebrations on the Pool Terrace

  • The alfresco entertaining space on the art-deco style terrace is perfect for spring or summer cocktail parties of all sizes with some light entertainment by the pool to start the celebrations

Capacity

  • 160 seated dinner with dance floor

  • 180 seated dinner with terrace dance floor

  • 250 cocktail party with dance floor

Set in sprawling heritage listed gardens Rippon Lea is the picture of 19th century luxury

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

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

As the exclusive caterer for Rippon Lea House & Gardens, Peter Rowland Catering can ensure your day will be executed with the highest standards of service and impeccable food from which we have built a strong reputation in the events industry for over 50 years.

Each year we re-launch our menus to ensure you have access to consistently premium products that reflect our contemporary and innovative style. Our menus are complimented by a carefully considered wine list, offering a variety of options to suit every budget and palate

 

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192 Hotham Street Elsternwick VIC

Rippon Lea House & Gardens Weddings

This magnificent historic National Trust listed venue is picture perfect for special occasion extravagance

192 Hotham Street Elsternwick VIC

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