Venue hire package

Situated on 36 acres of manicured gardens and native forest this historic Manor house, built in 1896, invites you to experience the serenity and privacy of a world of grace and old English charm. Fully restored to its original grandeur, the Manor welcomes guest for Hotel stays, business conferences, corporate meetings, wedding cermonies, receptions, workshop retreats and social events.


Manor Venue Hire for your Reception: $2,500 + GST

Hire Includes:

Use of the Manor & Grounds for Your Reception & Bridal Party Photos
10 large round tables seats 8-10
8 small round table seats 6
20 square tables seats 4
White table cloths for all tables
1 large oval table
92 tall backed chairs
14 leather chairs for wedding party
Easel for seating plan
Gift table with table cloth & chair
Internal sound system
Drinks Bar with two glassed fridges

Highden Manor comes with a fully equipped commercial kitchen, designed to cater for large groups with everything that you would need for your special day.


Garden/Lawn prepared with Signing Table, White linen
Tablecloth & Glassed Candle and chair

Bond - $1000 refundable in full or part after inspection the day following the event.

Cleaning fixed fee $350 + GST

Additional Hire if required
Microphone & portable speaker $50
100 White Chair covers @$3 each
60 Black Chair covers @$4 each
White Linen Table cloths @$6 each
White Linen Trestle table cloths @5 EACH

For accommodation, please check the accommodation area on our website for room options and pricing. If six of the manor suites are booked for your day, then the Highden bridal suite is included for free!

Please Note: Reception Chairs do not include Chair covers. (see above)
Garden ceremonies do not include chair hire. We have 30 White Chairs @ $4. If more are required please arrange with your hireage.

For any further queries please email us at or alternatively phone (06) 324 7017. We would love to assist you further, in making this special day a magical experience.