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If you are planning a garden styled wedding in Melbourne, then look no further than the Royal Botanic Garden. Located near the CBD, not only you will be benefited with the convenience, the beautiful scenery inside the Royal Botanic Garden will simply take your wedding photography to the next level. Inside this tranquil garden, you will find lots of exotic plants, lush green lawns as well as ornament lake.
There are four wedding venues set inside the Royal Botanic Garden which each represent different style: The Garden House is a historic building that embraces the historic feel and elegance. The Terrace with an outdoor deck gives Melbourne bride and groom to celebrate their wedding while enjoying the stunning lakeview at the same time. The Jardin Tan on the other side is a Indo-Chinese restaurant that is perfect for a small and intimate wedding celebration. And lastly, the Observatory Museum is a all-around option for Melbourne bride and groom who is planning to spend their big day inside the Royal Botanic Garden.
To plan your wedding inside the Royal Botanic Garden requires a few documents to be signed by several parties. For instance, a wedding permit is required from the Melbourne City Council in order to setup your wedding ceremony on one of the lawns inside the garden. And Blake Feast is the sole supplier that you can choose in terms of all kinds of wedding hire and event setups.
However, don’t be scared off by these documents and permits. For your wedding at the Royal Botanic Garden, you will be truly appreciating the relaxing experience from being able to do photos, ceremony and reception directly at one place.
There are currently 7 outdoor spots and 1 indoor alternative spot for wedding ceremony location in Royal Botanical Gardens. They are Nymphaea Lake East and West, Tecoma Pavilion, Taxodium Lawn, Rose Pavilion, Picnic Point, Princes Lawn, Tennyson Lawn and Eastern Transit Room.
The Key Wedding Ceremony Feature for The Above 8 Wedding Ceremony Places in Royal Botanical Garden
– Nominated Hired Time: 3 Hours (including the setup and pack up time)
– Site Fees: October to April, $900 for a lawn spot, $1200 for a pavilion; May to September, $500 for a lawn spot, $700 for a pavilion.
– Capacity: 350 people for a lawn spot, 60 people for a pavilion.
– Marquees or Tipis: Allowed Via Blake Feast
– To Apply for A Oct-Apr Wedding Permit: Click HERE
Contact info of the Royal Botanical Garden
– Address: Gate A, Coner Alexandra Ave and Anderson Street, South Yarra, Victoria
– Contact: (03) 9270 5000