10 Must See Mornington Peninsula Wedding Venues
A short list of stunning wedding venues from a Mornington Peninsula Wedding Photographer
I’ve spent years photographing weddings on the Mornington Peninsula and the beauty of the area and quality of the wedding venues never ceases to amaze me! We have some of the most perfect wedding venues for your special day anywhere in Australia, so I’ve outlined 10 (plus more!) favourite Mornington Peninsula Wedding Venues below. Click the links as you go to read about the venues in more detail.
See more from Tanglewood Estate including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
Tanglewood Estate is a hidden gem of a wedding venue that offers a unique blend of sophistication and rustic charm, with a 110-year-old chapel and beautiful sea views that are surrounded by 100 acres of bushland, it's the perfect location for couples looking for a secluded and intimate venue. The venue offers indoor and outdoor options, as well as a variety of packages and extras to make your wedding day truly special.
See more from Trofeo Estate here including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
You’ll be so impressed by the amount of character Trofeo Estate has, from it’s gorgeous gardens, picture perfect driveway, vineyards and of course the building that will take your breath away. It’s a cellar door, restaurant and the perfect venue for your Mornington Peninsula wedding. Hit the links above to check out more.
See more from Dromana Estate including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
The moment you turn off the main road, and head down the driveway you can tell there’s something special about Dromana Estate. With its expansive grounds, vineyards and little pockets of bushland it’s a venue that has variety at every corner. With a rustic vibe set amongst the vineyards it could be the venue you’ve dreamed of. Dromana Estate Weddings has a capacity of up to 500 people if you utilise both the indoor venue spaces for a cocktail style wedding, or up to 250 seated which makes it one of the larger venues on the Mornington Peninsula.
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Port Phillip Estate
Read more about Port Phillip Estate including pricing information and capacity, or check their website below
Port Phillip Estate, an architectural landmark on the Mornington Peninsula, offers spectacular and breathtaking views from its sophisticated yet approachable dining room and outside timber deck. With three different options for indoor and outdoor spaces, catering included in all packages and luxury accommodation, it is the perfect venue for an extravagant and elegant wedding. Port Phillip Estate weddings are a dream to shoot for wedding photography and videography.
See more from Polperro Winery including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
Polperro Winery is a luxurious wedding venue located in a secluded location between vineyards and angophora trees, providing a unique and personal wedding experience. With seasonal catering, indoor and outdoor options, a package including food and drinks, and accommodation options, it's a highly praised and popular wedding venue that can accommodate 60 to 120 guests.
See more from Jackalope Hotel including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
Jackalope hotel is an incredible combination of modern, architectural, fine dining, and artistic. It’s been dubbed the Mornington Peninsula’s MONA and it’s pretty obvious why. The outside is a striking black building with so many gorgeous angles. The black extends inside the venue creating a feeling of luxury. Not only is Jackalope sitting on stunning acreage with stunning vineyard views, it also has two award winning restaurants in The Rare Hare and Doot Doot. Jackalope is the perfect venue for those weddings that want a fine dining experience with a luxury hotel room for the end of the night.
The Old Church Red Hill
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Old world charm meats modern appeal at The Old Church Red Hill. This beautiful, painstakingly renovated church in Red Hill is fast becoming one of the best ceremony locations in Victoria. The church was rotated to take in the beautiful views over vegetation and ocean and frame the gorgeous twin gums that you could swear were planted with this very intention. After your gorgeous intimate indoor ceremony, sip on some beers and champagne in the courtyard served from a classic caravan bar.
See more from The Epicurean Red Hill including pricing, capacity and real wedding photos or check out their website below
Boasting industrial charm in the heart of Mornington Peninsula wine country, The Epicurean is a generously sized venue that’s perfect for hosting both a large wedding within ‘The Shed’, or make use of their intimate spaces for a more toned down approach. Right on the back of the Merricks to Red Hill Rail Trail, The Epicurean is minutes drive to all the hot spots around the Mornington Peninsula. Choose to have your ceremony on location upstairs in ‘The Loft’ or perhaps down the road at The Old Church Red Hill. Either way, once you’ve arrived, you and your guests wont want to leave. With incredible food and local beer and wine available behind the bar this is one not to be missed.
Stillwater at Crittenden
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Another Red Hill favourite, is Stillwater at Crittenden. It’s a modern restaurant and venue set in spectacular surrounds. Have your ceremony lakeside underneath the weeping willow, then stroll through the properties vineyards for some spectacular wedding photos. There is an outdoor area that is the perfect place to sip a beer and cocktail whilst watching the sun set over the lake and chatting with family and friends. Once the lights are out, hit the dance-floor late into the night. As an added bonus, there is accomodation sitting right on the lake if you want to have a short walk to your bed for the night.
Merricks General Wine Store
Read more about Merricks General Wine Store including pricing information and capacity, or check their website below
Merricks General Store is a unique and charming wedding venue located in the Mornington Peninsula, with a rich history as a post office, general store and meeting place among the community. With a rustic and intimate atmosphere, it offers indoor and outdoor options for ceremonies and receptions, as well as a variety of catering options and a garden for outdoor wedding space. As a Merricks General Store wedding photographer, it is perfect for creating timeless and emotional photography.
Butterfly Red Hill
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Butterfly Red Hill is a charming, family-owned wedding venue located on 4 acres in the heart of Red Hill, on the Mornington Peninsula. With a rustic and natural aesthetic, the venue offers a bespoke outdoor experience for couples looking for something unique and authentic. With a range of packages and options, Butterfly Red Hill can cater to weddings of all styles and sizes.
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The Baths Sorrento
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You can’t get a venue that’s any closer to the shoreline. The Baths Sorrento is sitting on the sand in the seaside suburb of Sorrento and it is the most incredible location for your wedding. The beach vibe continues inside with laid back decor that ready for you to dress it up or keep it clean and simple to blend in with the environment around. In the warmer months the windows are open to let the cool sea-breeze in, so you can sit and eat, drink and be merry with the fresh salty smell in the air.
All Smiles Sorrento
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All Smiles Sorrento is on the shores of the stunning Sorrento Ocean Beach in the exclusive Mornington Peninsula suburb of Sorrento. It’s a cocktail wedding venue an outdoor ceremony space with never-ending ocean views as your backdrop. A white sandy beach at the bottom of the hill provides the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos and there’s plenty of space inside to dance the night away. All Smiles Sorrento is a very popular Sorrento wedding venue and there’s no surprise why.
This is by no means an exhaustive list, there’s countless other venues on and around the Peninsula for your big day but it will hopefully be enough to get you started. Be sure to check out some other blogs including 5 tips for planning your wedding and a list of 15 instagram accounts to check out for wedding inspiration!
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