7 Gorgeous Winery Wedding Venues Near Melbourne
By Amelia Scatigno /Melbourne Venue Expert
Tue 16th Aug 2022 Wedding Venues
With breathtaking views, you can create an idyllic once-in-a-lifetime event at one of these majestic winery wedding venues near Melbourne.
Imagine toasting to a happy future with sparkling glasses filled with locally-sourced wine, surrounded by family and friends at one of these Yarra Valley winery wedding venues or Mornington Peninsula winery wedding venues.
These wineries make a perfect backdrop for your wedding day. You have plenty to choose from, with venues that offer local foodie delights and exquisite wine tastings paired alongside incredible locations.
For those looking to have their special day in one of Aussie’s most beautiful spots, here are the top seven winery wedding venues near Melbourne.
Vue on Halcyon is a hidden gem just 35 minutes outside Melbourne. Experiencing the country feel without being too far off the beaten path makes this an ideal destination for those looking to escape city life. This venue offers a scenic and picturesque view of the vineyards, with lush green manicured lawns and romantic gardens.
With both indoor and outdoor options for your reception (and with breathtaking views around every turn), it’s no wonder that Elmswood Estate has earned its spot on everyone’s list of favourite wedding venues. The all-glass pavilion and adjoining high deck are popular choices for wedding ceremonies, with floor-to-ceiling windows providing panoramic views over the vineyard.
With its stunning views and architecture that is both unique yet effortlessly elegant, the Levantine Hill Winery offers a variety of spaces to accommodate your reception. The intimate indoor spaces are complemented by expansive outdoor terraces and gardens, creating an unforgettable atmosphere. Whether you’re hosting a large or small event, let Levantine Hill provide the experience of a lifetime.
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Just 30 minutes outside of Melbourne, you’ll find it hard to resist the allure of this boutique winery. With natural light and views that span across parklands, Shadowfax Winery in Werribee South offers an enchanting setting for your special occasion or wedding celebration.
The architecture of this winery symbolises the harmony between the venue and its natural surroundings. While inside, there’s a sense that one can escape from reality in their quest for relaxation with earthy terracotta tones used throughout.
With three stunning event spaces, this beautiful estate of sprawling vines sits atop Montborne Mountain. The historic venue has been able to preserve its authenticity while still offering modern amenities with majestic views. Weddings at Marnong exude warmth and charm, thanks partly to award-winning menus and a wide variety of wines.
History and charm are two things you’ll find at Chateau Yering. The picturesque views of the valley will make your wedding ceremony an elegant experience, paired with the historic gardens that offer a unique setting for your special day. Chateau Yering is a stunning venue in the heart of Yarra Valley, with individually designed suites for lodging and four private light-filled event rooms with panoramic views.
Max’s Restaurant at Red Hill Estate is just an hour’s drive from Melbourne’s central business district. This multi-award-winning winery has been a favourite destination for centuries. This elegant winery wedding venue can accommodate your guests in picture-perfect surroundings with multiple locations. The estate was first established in 1841, making it one of the most established vineyards on the Mornington Peninsula.