Yarra Ranges Most Romantic + European-Inspired Wedding Venues

Europe is one of those places that will leave you speechless with its ageless beauty, imperial architecture and inevitable charm.

It feels inherently romantic and is one of the most ideal places to begin your story as newly weds.

From the rustic, eclectic, and country european feel to french style interiors and decor or italian inspired gardens and cuisine, you want your special day to feel like you’re in the middle of a European fantasy surrounded by lush beautiful surroundings and oozes romances.

However, that doesn’t mean the scene can’t take place closer to home.
We understand finding the perfect romantic venue for your special day is a big decision.

For the romantics at heart who are searching for a european inspired hidden gem within the Yarra Ranges that is equally unique, then you may like to cast your eye over our handpicked list selection of Mediterranean showstoppers.

Mont du Soleil

“Mountain of the Sun”

Mont du Soleil means “Mountain of the Sun” because it literally faces North upon a hill capturing the bright and sunny surroundings. The stunning property is situated in Kallista, within the heart of the beautiful Dandenongs in Victoria, Australia. The Italy inspired venue is situated high on a hill providing views of the Yarra Valley and Warburton ranges that will truly take your breath away. With It’s extensive use of recycled timbers and french style interiors and spacious outdoor areas, this complete package would be perfect for the couple who are looking for classic chic and ageless ambience.

“We are easy going, have so many props (some you will never see before anywhere else, the owners have run bed and breakfasts and antique shops and have travelled the world to bring back a slice of Tuscany to Emerald” - Owners, Mont Du Soleil

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Glenburn Station

“Hidden Gem ”

Just beyond The Valley, a newcomer to the wedding venue scene you will find a hidden gem worthy of being found.

A European inspired setting, complete with lush manicured gardens and an elm lined driveway sits a farmland property just waiting to be lit up with a string of lights. Featuring a rustic hay shed for celebrations into the night, a gravel area perfect for a caravan bar or food truck brigade, and the most divine remnants of a 100 year old red brick kitchen - Glenburn Station will leave you speechless.

This beautifully presented property is fast becoming one of Victoria’s most popular attractions with Its well known rose gardens, woodlands and plantations. Located in Glenburn Victoria, 20 minutes north of Yarra Glen, Glenburn Station is perfect for those who are after exclusive use of gardens, providing both freedom and flexibility for their special event.

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Zonzo Estate

“Australia's Best Restaurant Reception 2017”

Zonzo Estate is a Yarra Valley restaurant, winery and award-winning wedding destination. With the capacity to seat 130 guests at an intimate sit down table, It is the perfect venue for those wishing to Indulge in authentic Italian cuisine and premium wine as your loved ones gather around a shared table or dance to share in the celebration. This award winning winery is situated in the stunning Yarra Valley surrounded by vines and luscious lawns for both children and adults to explore with picture perfect views.

A recent bride says of Zonzo Estate “Being from Italian background, we loved the sharing menu idea. It was like a big party at our nonna’s house. The food was simply exceptional. We have so many friends and family saying it was the best wedding they have ever been to or in their top 3. So we must have done something right”

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Cuckoo Restaurant

“Bavarian Style Chalet

This popular bavarian style chalet is situated in the Dandenong Ranges offering all the beauty and romance of the hills ambience. As described on their site, “The name says it all - a little mad, magical and brilliantly bizarre! A unique party venue, the Cuckoo brings people together to share the best celebrations in life. You name it, we can cater for it!”
This cute and charming venue provides something for everyone. Starting out as a modest family owned restaurant with a rich history spanning back decades, today it is one of the World’s most renowned smorgasbord restaurants receiving visitors from all over the globe.

“The staff were so friendly from the very first contact. We loved the feel of the place, it was like stepping back into another time. You can't take yourself too seriously at the Cuckoo and we all had a ball - that was the whole point! There was plenty of food (we went with the buffet option) and the desserts were wonderful. Thanks to the whole "Cuckoo" team - you made our day so much fun - we'll remember it always” - Recent Couple

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