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Eric Ronald

Weddings

Abbotsford Convent ceremonies and weddings receptions.

For over 6 years Bursaria Fine Foods have been creating unforgettable weddings at The Abbotsford Convent. Our award-winning catering will tempt your guests and our experienced events management team will assist you on your exciting journey ahead to create your special day.

Stunning ceremonies

The Good Shepherd Chapel is a stunning backdrop located on the grounds of The Abbotsford Convent.

The Oak Tree is over 100 years old with grand sweeping branches.

The Heritage Gardens, nestled amongst the rose garden is one of our most popular ceremony locations.

Extraordinary celebrations

Celebrate with pre-lunch/dinner drinks and gourmet canapes in the open-air courtyard under a sky of twinkling stars. Continue in the Rosina Function Space – a heritage space that evokes elegance and rustic charm with stunning high ceilings, exposed wooden trusses, original leadlight windows and designer chandeliers.

Call us on 03 9417 7771 or enquire about our wedding packages here.

 

See all our wedding spaces below:

The Good Shepherd Chapel

The 1986 bluestone Chapel located is a stunning backdrop for your ceremony and is located in a corner of the Abbotsford Convent on St Heliers Street. It is surrounded by heritage listed buildings and beautiful landscaped gardens.

The Chapel can host ceremonies up to 250 guests.

 

Photo: Lost in Love

The Oak Tree

The magnificent oak tree is over 100 years old. With its grand height and sweeping branches; it’s a magical setting for your wedding ceremony. This ceremony site is conveniently located along the Yarra River within the Collingwood Children’s Farm and Abbotsford Convent precinct.

 

Photo: Eric Ronald

The Heritage Gardens

Imagine the Abbotsford Convent buildings as an elegant backdrop for your ceremony or a quite place amongst the rolling lawns and lush greenery. The Heritage Gardens is the perfect location for your ceremony with grand sloping lawns nestled amongst the Rose Garden and one of our favourite ceremony locations.

Photo: Jonathan Ong

The Rosina Courtyard - ceremony

Tucked away in a quiet corner of The Abbotsford Convent, the Rosina Courtyard sits next to the Rosina Function Space. The courtyard is filled with heritage charm and is a beautiful space to have your ceremony with the option for a marquee.

Styling Gorgeous & Photo by Jonathan Ong

The Rosina Courtyard - canapes and cocktails

Begin your celebration in the Rosina Courtyard whilst enjoying pre lunch or dinner drinks and gourmet canapes. The open air space is perfectly styled with wicker furniture, church pew benches, high bar tables and bentwood stools.

Photo: The White Tree

The Rosina Function Space

Eat. Drink. Dance.

Continue the celebration in the Rosina Function Space. A heritage space that evokes elegance and rustic charm with stunning high ceilings, original leadlight windows and spectacular chandeliers.

Cocktail (x500 guests)
Seated with dance floor (x250 guests)
Seated w/out dance floor (x280 guests)

 

Photo: Vanessa Norris