Weddings with the Living Legends
Living Legends is an idyllic venue with a selection of scenic and peaceful indoor or outdoor settings for your perfect wedding. You can even choose to have our retired champion racehorses participate in a variety of ways so as to become a unique feature of your country wedding.
Woodlands HomesteadWoodlands Homestead at Living Legends has many enchanting locations available for wedding ceremonies catering for intimate groups to large functions in whatever style you choose, casual or formal. With large rooms, extensive gardens, rustic outbuildings and surrounding natural bushland and wildlife, the homestead offers an atmosphere of character and charm to complement your wedding. It is one of the most historic horse properties and homesteads in the southern hemisphere. With views to the city and Mt Macedon, Woodlands Homestead offers an amazing and unique atmosphere. The homestead oozes old world charm and rustic character. The magnificent gardens are picturesque, set amongst old outbuildings and box hedges. The extensive Woodlands Historic Park is rich with wild kangaroos and a natural Australian landscapes.
Wedding CeremonyThere are several sections within the Woodlands Homestead, plus in the extensive gardens surrounding the homestead, perfect for your wedding ceremony. One popular option is our Heritage Wedding Garden, located on the west side of Woodlands Homestead. This lovely lawn garden setting offers a backdrop of beautiful roses, bulbs and colourful foliage nestled between the homestead and an old Morton Bay Fig tree.
A local “from the heart” marriage celebrant is available to perform your wedding service. Living Legends guarantees your wedding day will be ‘an affair to remember’.
Wedding ReceptionsFor your wedding reception you can choose an intimate garden setting, an old-world historic setting inside Woodlands Homestead, or a “big bash” by erecting a marquee in one of the gardens. From the the old tennis court at the front of the homestead you can take in views to our retired champion racehorse Living Legends and Mt Macedon. You may even choose to hold an evening wedding reception set in a location with spectacular views to the Melbourne city lights. More location options… Unique wedding reception hospitality opportunities can be catered for at Living Legends, with full on-site catering now offered. We offer a range of excellent local caterers to create whatever type of reception you have in mind, complemented by great musicians and creative floral and artistic designers. We can cover every aspect of your requirements to ensure that your wedding reception runs flawlessly.
Wedding PhotographsWedding photographs are an important aspect of your wedding day. Living Legends, the Woodlands Homestead and the Woodlands Historic Park, combine to provide the ultimate scenery for those permanent visual reminders of your special wedding day.
Living Legends offers a change room/bathroom for your special wedding day.
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Wedding Function ActivitiesMake your wedding function special by incorporating the wedding function activities only available at Living Legends. Learn about the racing history and personalities of our Living Legends and visit them down in their paddocks. Take up the opportunity to see scores of eastern grey kangaroos bounding across the sweeping grasslands of Woodlands Historic Park on a private wild kangaroo tour. Plus much more…
Living Legends is only six minutes from Melbourne Airport. Many people choose to turn their wedding into a delightful weekend away with their guests flying in and staying at charming accommodation nearby. An informal dinner or drinks may take place on the Friday night, a cake cutting ceremony, or a casual barbecue, on Sunday in the magnificent gardens of Woodland Homestead.
Unique function and event venue set on acres of landscaped gardens; kitchen; coffee machine; “Living Legends” racehorses stables; historic homestead.
Unique hospitality opportunities can be catered for at Living Legends, with full on-site catering now offered. More details…
Living Legends offers a change room/bathroom for your special day.
Projector; screen; portable speaker; microphone; lectern. More details…
Walking; bike riding, horse riding, bird watching, daily tours, horse painting; wildlife spotting. Plus private function activities…
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Living Legends is the perfect choice for a romantic country wedding. Please contact Sarah Riddell today on (03) 9307 1165, or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, to arrange the most important day in your life.