MAGESTIC SWAN BAY VENUE WITH VIEWS TO DIE FOR
Basils Farm is situated on majestic Swan Bay, overlooking Queenscliff, providing a breathtaking coastal backdrop for an unforgettable wedding celebration. This idyllic setting on a 50-acre farm and vineyard including Basils Farmhouse and Pavilion, is surrounded by expansive lawns and stunning landscaped cottage gardens.
ALL YOU NEED IN A WEDDING VENUE
For those looking for a venue with a difference, Basils Farm offers artisan wines, farm fresh produce, and stunning views. The beautiful surrounds will delight your guests and are a photographer’s dream.
Wedding receptions can be held inside the recently built Pavilion and/or inside Basils settlers-style Farmhouse. Both afford picturesque views across Swan Bay to Queenscliff.
They have a talented team on board and their events manager takes pride in creating the perfect day, helping every step of the way, from first meeting to the day itself. Couples can also taste a menu sampler to assist in selecting their dining options and have a personalised wine tasting.
This exceptional setting ensures your wedding is a truly memorable occasion.
Basils Farm offers flexible dining options including canapés for cocktail style weddings through to sit down, shared or individual two course dining. Basils Farm is known for dishes featuring farm fresh and local produce.
Beverage packages can be selected for a five-hour duration and can include the Basils Farm range of red, white, rose and/or sparkling wines. Beer, spirits, cocktails and various non-alcoholic beverages are also available.
Basils Garden bar is a fun addition to any wedding and serves beverages including wine, beers and cocktails.
Choose from a range of tailored wedding dining packages, or discuss your individual requirements with the Basils Farm Events Manager.
While there is no onsite accommodation, the stunning town of Queenscliff is only ten minutes away and has an abundance of options.
Features and benefits.
Basils Farm offer incredible views and is situated on the ever-popular Bellarine. What sets this venue apart is their expansive grounds and options to be wed. Why not make this a destination wedding and have your guests enjoy not only Basils Farm but its surrounds across the weekend?
Basils Farm offer some gorgeous spaces to celebrate.
Basils Pavilion is a permanent building adjoining the Farmhouse and is fully enclosed, with lighting, heaters, speakers and green wall.
Basils Farmhouse is a rustic, café-style space, that can be utilised as a dance floor and walk up bar area.
Basils Garden Bar – Caravan is an eclectic outdoor bar that can be moved to your desired location. Serving a range of beverages including cocktails.
Dance the night away in the Pavilion or on the outdoor dance floor. Festoon lights in the garden add a touch of magic as does the rustic firepit, a favourite spot for guests to gather during the cooler months.
Cost: Approximate per head spend is $140. Minimum total spend is $11,000.
Size of venue: 100 sit-down or 120 cocktail style.
Indoors/outdoors: When it comes to your wedding ceremony you have exclusive use of Basils Farm and can use the garden, or non-exclusive options include the floating island or the front vineyard. Should the weather not be in your favour, you are welcome to use the Pavilion, Farmhouse or rustic farm shelter.
Distance from Melbourne: Basils Farm is located 90 minutes from Melbourne, 40 minutes from Avalon Airport, 30 minutes from Geelong and 10 minutes Queenscliff. Helicopter landings can also be accommodated on the flat grasslands.
WEDDING STYLES THAT SUIT THIS VENUE
Contemporary, provincial-style weddings, with a bespoke, fun and relaxed vibe. The unique location caters to various wedding styles, offering sweeping coastal grasses, vineyards, native trees, landscaped gardens, rustic farm gate charm or beachy/seaside aesthetics. Basils Farm can cater to those wanting a fun, informal cocktail party to a more traditional sit-down reception.
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