A DESTINATION NOT TO BE MISSED
Nestled in a sweeping bend of the Yarra River and only 4kms from the city, the Abbotsford Convent is the perfect wedding and events venue.
For over seven years, Bursaria Fine Foods have been creating unforgettable weddings at The Abbotsford Convent. Their award-winning catering will tempt your guests and the experienced events management team will exceed your expectations when assisting to bring together your special day.
ALL YOU NEED IN A WEDDING VENUE
There are three stunning ceremony locations located within the precinct including The Good Shepherd Chapel, the Heritage Gardens, an old oak tree (over 100 years old) located within walking distance, and with numerous photo locations both on the grounds and just around the corner, in busy and bustling urban Abbotsford – you’re spoilt for choice when you wed at Abbotsford Convent.
Celebrate with pre-lunch or dinner drinks and gourmet canapes in the open-air courtyard. Guests can also select from an extensive and impressive sit down or grazing menu.
No matter your selection – the award-winning fare on offer from Bursaria Fine Foods will ensure your guests are treated to a delicious and delightful dining experience before dancing the night away.
There is no onsite accommodation at Abbotsford Convent, however with Melbourne CBD and it’s surrounding suburbs just a stones throw away, nearby accommodation options are plentiful.
Features and benefits.
The Rosina Function Space is a unique venue offering heritage elegance for your special event; featuring original lead-light windows, polished floorboards, atmospheric high ceilings and exposed trusses. This exquisite space is the perfect canvas for you to add your own personal touch to create a fabulous celebration for up to 280 guests seated or 500 guests for a cocktail style event.
Host your wedding ceremony amongst the rolling lawns of the heritage gardens or in the original bluestone Good Shepherd Chapel. Guests can move easily to enjoy pre-dinner drinks and canapes in the stunning open air space of the Rosina courtyard followed by dinner and dancing in the Rosina Function Space where they can experience Bursaria Fine Foods’ award-winning catering and service.
Cost: From $9,000 – $21,000 minimum spend
Size of venue:280 guests without dance floor, 250 guests with dance floor, or 500 guests for a cocktail function
From picturesque heritage gardens and onsite Chapel to open-air courtyard. The Abbotsford Convent by Bursaria offers stunning indoor locations with an abundance of green open space.
Distance from Melbourne: 4kilometres from Melbourne CBD
WEDDING STYLES THAT SUIT THIS VENUE
Brides and grooms looking for good food, wine and service combined with a unique heritage destination for their wedding managed by passionate caterers and professional events team at Bursaria Fine Foods.