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All-Inclusive Package

A comprehensive, hands-free approach to wedding planning, with your personal touch!

All-Inclusive Wedding

THE WHOLE ESTATE 

Up to 120 people

Exclusive use of entire venue for 12 hours Food - Canapes, Main, Choice of Entrée or Dessert 6-Hour Drinks Package Photographer (8-hour Coverage) Celebrant (25-minute Ceremony) MC (from the ceremony until 9:30 pm) Ceremony Music (acoustic) Reception Music (3-piece band or DJ) Premium styling and Tableware Flowers - Bridal Bouquet, Buttonhole, Ceremony and Table Florals Two-Tier Naked Wedding Cake Accommodation for up to 8 guests at the Homestead for your wedding night On-the-day Coordinator Vendor meals 50 white, cross back chairs for ceremony Signing table and 2 classic chairs for ceremony Décor & Items from our “Something Borrowed” Collection (link below) On-site Venue Manager to assist your vendors and wedding planner/coordinator/person-in-charge List of our recommended vendors A custom timeline guide and floor plan Fully equipped custom bar Bar staff Premium glassware and ice 5 toilets including accessible 2 cool rooms Wireless microphone and sound system Gift table Cake table Choice of cake stands and a cake knife Access to 4 acres of property for photography Complimentary use of our décor (arbours and easels) Complimentary use of lawn games Security guard from 7 PM to 11 PM on your wedding day High-speed WiFi access Contactless Charging stations in the Shed Festoon lighting inside the Shed Private parking area (up to 30 cars) Power source in all locations Prep kitchen for your caterers Solar-powered area for your food trucks Provide information to your vendors - each will receive a copy of your floorplan, schedule and relevant venue information in the weeks leading up to your wedding Provide assistance to vendors bumping out on the Sunday from 8 am to 10 am Set up and pack down of furniture & styling items provided by Leonards Hill Estate Recycling removal and general cleaning (non-vendor items) Gas heating in the Pavilion Split system heating and cooling in the Shed Outdoor Sonos speakers in the Courtyard Music system in the Shed

Click here to see our "Something Borrowed" Collection.

PRICES

2024

Sit Down for 80 guests

44,995.-

Cocktail for 80 guests

40,995.-

Extra Guest (seated): $199 per person

Extra Guest (cocktail style): $149 per person

Extra Child Guest: $89 per child (3-12 years old)

2025

Sit Down for 80 guests

45,495.-

Cocktail for 80 guests

41,495.-

Extra Guest (seated): $209 per person

Extra Guest (cocktail style): $159 per person

Extra Child Guest: $89 per child (3-12 years old)

2026

Sit Down for 80 guests

45,995.-

Cocktail for 80 guests

41,995.-

Extra Guest (seated): $219 per person

Extra Guest (cocktail style): $169 per person

Extra Child Guest: $89 per child (3-12 years old)

Make it a wedding weekend & have your entire venue to yourselves!

Extend your wedding celebration to the whole weekend (Friday to Sunday) with our add-on package for $9,995 and enjoy exclusive use of the venue.

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Peace and Beauty

Walk through four acres of nature, with eucalyptus leaves rustling. Take in the sweeping views of the farmlands and enjoy the peace and quiet.

Stunning Backdrops

No need to travel far for wedding photos! Our venue has multiple photo opportunities, including a beautiful garden, a picturesque field, and a stunning view of the sunset.

Pet-Friendly Venue
Bring your furry family members along to celebrate this special day with you. We adore your four-legged friends as much as you do!

Easy Escape

A short drive from Melbourne, reach us in just over an hour. Escape the city's hustle and bustle and and embrace the magic.

Spa Town & Country Charm
Only seven minutes from Daylesford, enjoy exceptional accommodations, rejuvenating spas, and charming boutiques. Elevate your event with local cafes and restaurants.

About our Estate

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Ceremony & Reception Options

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THE SHED

Our modern and charming country-luxe shed serves as the main reception area, accommodating up to 120 seated guests. The space boasts polished concrete flooring, half-tinned walls, black metal beams, high ceilings, and a custom bar. Large windows capture natural light and offer stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Additionally, three toilets are available for the convenience of you and your guests.

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THE PAVILION

Our Pavilion provides another stunning ceremony option. Nestled amidst natural beauty, the Pavilion boasts clear walls that offer unobstructed views and allow natural light to illuminate your event. Whether it's a radiant sunlit day or a sprinkle of rain that blesses your union, the Pavilion stands ready to host your celebration with elegance and grace.

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THE COURTYARD

Imagine saying your vows in our enchanting Courtyard, surrounded by loved ones as the sun filters through the trees. This delightful space, nestled in front of The Shed, can also host post-ceremony drinks before the reception begins. Lush landscaping with wooden arbours, feature trees, and charming garden beds create a picturesque backdrop for your special day, while vintage lighting and 100-year-old wood beams in our portico add a touch of warmth and magic.

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THE GRAND TREE

Our venue boasts a majestic eucalyptus tree that creates the perfect backdrop for your ceremony. Its lush surroundings also provide a refreshingly cool atmosphere, even during the warmest summer celebrations, making it an ideal location for your special day.

Drink Package

We feature a selection of our favourite beers and wines, ensuring there's something for everyone to enjoy during the celebrations.

Wines (Choose 3 varieties)

St Anne’s Moscato 
St Anne’s Sauvignon Blanc 
St Anne’s C
hardonnay 
St Anne’s Grenache 
St Anne’s Bendigo Shiraz

Sparkling

St Anne’s Sparkling Brut (Champagne)

Beers
Asahi

Becks

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SampleFood  Menus

We get it, food is a big part of the celebration! To inspire your taste buds, we've included some delicious sample menus showcasing our caterer's culinary talents. While these samples give you a flavour of what's possible, the final menu magic happens after we chat with you about your preferences and dietary needs. We'll work closely with our caterer to craft a menu that's absolutely perfect for your special day!

Sample Menu 01

CANAPES: Mac and cheese croquettes with garlic aioli Pumpkin arancini with truffle aioli Thai chicken noodle ball with Asain dipping sauce Chilli and lime marinated prawn skewers Assortment of crostini ENTRÉE (Choose 2): Thai beef salad, bean sprouts, spanish onion and fresh herbs Roast vegetable tart with rocket, caramelized onion and pear salad Crispy pork belly with apple puree, Asian slaw and balsamic reduction Chicken and semi-dried tomato pesto pasta with rocket and shaved parmesan MAINS & SIDES (Choose 2-2): Thai green chicken and vegetable curry Slow roasted pork with kale and apple slaw Roasted chicken breast with beans and herb sauce Sesame glazed roasted salmon side Potato gnocchi with creamy Thai pumpkin sauce Chickpea and lentil dahl Garlic and rosemary roasted potatoes Coconut and lime infused basmati rice Honey roasted carrots Classic Caesar salad with bacon, egg and sourdough croutons Beetroot, walnut, spinach, goats’ cheese and ancient grain salad DESSERT (Choose 2): Vanilla bean panna cotta with mixed berried and cinnamon spiced granola Pavlova nest with chantilly cream, fresh fruit and toasted coconut flakes Lemon cheesecake with shortbread crumb, double cream and raspberries Dark chocolate pudding with mascarpone and dark berries

Sample Menu 02

CANAPES: Chicken Waldorf Sandwich, Homemade Mayonnaise & Basil Vietnamese Rice Paper Rolls Peking Duck Pancakes With Hoisin & Crispy Shallots Crisp Cups Of Fig, Goats Cheese & Roast Pepper Mini Vegetable Samosa Served With Chutney Pumpkin Tart Topped With A Sweet Onion, Pinenut Parsley Leek & Gruyere Tarts MAIN (Choose 2) Aged Rump Steak with Salsa Verde Crisp Skinned Blue Eye from the BBQ Slow Cooked Pork Belly, caramelised on the BBQ Grilled Chicken Thighs marinted with Lemon, Garlic and Oregano Slow Cooked Lamb Shoulder with Sumac & Labne Herb and Vegetable Quinoa with Lemon Juice Cypriot Grain Salad Roast Carrot, Chili Paste, Mint, Coriander, Pine Nut Moghrabieh Asian or Moroccan Slaw Crunchy Paprika Garlic Potatoes Sourdough Roll and Extra Virgin Olive Oil DESSERT: Plattered selection of - Chocolate Brownie - Mini Pecan Tart - Jam Shortbread - Mini Lemon Meringue Tart

Sample Menu 03

CANAPES: Veggie fritters, stonefruit chutney Little pork pies Panini fingers Mixed skewers, southern Plum BBQ sauce Our sausage rolls and nana’s sauce ENTRÉE (Choose 2): Xo beef, yaya pickle, rice Ceviche scallops, cassava crisp Baked ricotta, hazelnut, pea puree San Daniele prosciutto, roast beetroot, togarashi Pickled jalapeno and cheese tartlet, tomato basil salsa MAINS & SIDES: Local lamb, cooked slowly overnight on a bed of aromats Roasted carrots, caraway, dressed with muhammara A simple garden salad, tomato, fetta Warm new season potato salad, cider vinegar, herbs Brined chicken, grilled, brushed with salsa verde Baked zucchini with tomato and mint

Please note that these are only sample menus and due to our caterer's passion for fresh seasonal produce, some dishes may not always be available.

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The Homestead

The Homestead is a stylish and luxurious accommodation option that offers a homely feel. It is conveniently located on the property itself, making it the perfect spot for your wedding party to stay in comfort and style. It can accommodate up to 8 guests and features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms (one with a full-size bath), as well as a lounge, kitchen, dining area and an outdoor area.

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Exclusive  Coordination Service

You won't get overwhelmed with details, because our wedding coordinator will take care of everything from 8 weeks out, leaving you free to soak in the anticipation and joy  of your upcoming big day.

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Venue Expertise

They know Leonards Hill Estate inside and out, from the ideal ceremony locations to hidden gems for stunning photo ops. They'll leverage their knowledge to create a seamless experience that flows flawlessly within the venue's layout and unique offerings.

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Day-of Magic

Say goodbye to last-minute worries. Our coordinators are there on your wedding day, anticipating needs, solving any hiccups seamlessly, and ensuring everything runs smoothly and according to your vision. You can simply relax, savour the moment, and be fully present for your celebration.

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Stress-Free Planning

From vendor communication to guest management and timeline execution, they handle it all. You can focus on the excitement and anticipation, knowing they're meticulously managing every detail, ensuring a stress-free experience for you and your loved ones.

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Vendor Management

They have strong relationships with local vendors and navigate their communication seamlessly. You can rest assured they're ensuring seamless coordination between all parties involved.

"You're glowing on your wedding day, not sweating the setup. The vendors are in sync, the timeline on track, and your only worry is choosing between cake or dancing first. That's the beauty of day-of coordination."

Add -Ons

To make your Big Day that little bit extra special.

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COCKTAIL HOUR

We take great care in crafting our cocktails using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients. They will definitely add that extra touch of excitement to your reception!

The Hill Spritz (Signature Cocktail)

Grapefruit Lychee Martini

Passionfruit White Chocolate Martini

Chilli Grapefruit Margarita

Pomegranate Sour

Espresso Martini

$19 PER COCKTAIL / GUEST

Extra Cocktail Hour can be arranged. Please note that cocktail requests and variations are not currently available.

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CHAMPAGNE TOWER

Our champagne tower is a glamorous and stunning work of art. We stack coupe glasses in an elegant structure and provide you with two bottles of Prosecco for you to pour and have fun!

BIG (30 GLASSES) $449

SMALL (14 GLASSES) $199

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SPIRITS

We provide a diverse selection of spirits, each paired with fresh garnishes to elevate the drinking experience for your guests. Choose three of your favourites from our selection:

Tanqueray Gin

Absolute Vodka

Johnnie Walker Red

Captain Morgan Rum

Canadian Club Whisky

$15 PER GUEST (3 HOURS)

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CIDERS

Elevate your wedding beverage selection with our cider add-on! Choose from refreshing classics and a local favourite to complement your meal.

CLASSIC: Strongbow/Somersby Apple Cider

LOCAL: Daylesford Session Cider

CLASSIC: $5 PER CIDER / GUEST

LOCAL: $10 PER GUEST / GUEST

Upgrade your wedding with

Luxe Glamping 

As the music winds down and the laughter continues, imagine your guests stepping straight from the celebration into a luxurious retreat under the stars. That's the beauty of adding Swell Shelter's stunning bell tents to your wedding night! They provide a comfortable and unique way for your guests to extend the evening in style.

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For more information contact Swell Shelter.

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