in the craft
of weddings

Creating exceptional experiences

Gabbinbar takes pride in craftsmanship, offering a complete all inclusive wedding package in Brisbane that weaves together every intricate detail to craft an unparalleled experience.

Our wedding package is meticulously curated to seamlessly blend time-honoured planning, meticulous attention to detail, and bespoke hospitality, ensuring each couple embarks on their journey with an unforgettable backdrop.

At the heart of our offering lies our dedication to personalised service, embodied by our team of expert wedding planners and highly trained staff. From the initial stages of planning to the culmination of your celebration, we are committed to ensuring you and your guest's experience is nothing short of extraordinary.

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A unique balance of timeless elegance and contemporary allure

Gabbinbar offers timeless luxury, inviting couples to celebrate their wedding day in an unparalleled setting. Enveloped by 13 acres of meticulously manicured gardens, the historic estate offers exclusive use for your wedding day, ensuring an intimate and bespoke experience. In every corner of Gabbinbar, from the lush gardens to the opulent interiors, the commitment to luxury and beauty is unmistakable. This is a venue that promises not just a wedding, but an unforgettable experience, where every detail is tailored to create a day of pure elegance and joy.

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A couple dressed in wedding attire shares a kiss in front of a charming house. The bride, in an off-the-shoulder white gown with a long veil, holds a bouquet of white flowers. The groom, in a dark suit, embraces her on a gravel path bordered by lush green hedges.
Relaxed & Idyllic Preparation

The entire estate is yours from 8 am onwards, allowing you to prepare for your day as we attend to every meticulous detail. Step into the opulent serenity of the The Retreat on the morning of your celebration, where you can prepare for your day in luxurious surroundings. Our dedicated team handles all the arrangements, freeing you to immerse yourself in the anticipation and joy of the moment.

To indulge you further, our wedding package includes brunch and our Timeless Collection drinks package for you and five members of your wedding party. These chosen few will join you in the morning's tranquility, ensuring your day begins with unparalleled comfort and elegance.

Our venue is also pet-friendly so, if you would like to include your furry loved one in your wedding day from the morning onwards you are most welcome to do so.

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Exceptional Attention & Service

The team at Gabbinbar embodies the essence of master craftsmen, honing the art of hosting weddings for over twelve years. With an unwavering dedication to perfection, they offer unparalleled service and exquisite attention to detail. As artisans, they pour their expertise into every aspect, each detail and meticulously observe every nuance to ensure your wedding is nothing short of extraordinary.

From the moment you begin planning your wedding, our team will be by your side, gladly sharing our dedication and unparalleled passion for crafting a highly personalised and bespoke wedding experience, thoughtfully designed with your unique vision in mind.

On your wedding day, they meticulously arrange everything, coordinate vendors, cue the music for special moments, and tend to the myriad of small details to ensure a seamless wedding day.

An Elegant Garden Soirée

Following your ceremony, we usher you and your guests into your garden party, where your celebrations commence amongst the beauty of Gabbinbar's grounds. Choose from a curated selection of canapés and appetisers, all designed to delight you and your guests.

As laughter and joy fill the air, guests are invited to partake in garden games, from chess to Croquet. For those seeking a more athletic diversion, our tennis court awaits, offering the perfect opportunity for friendly competition. Meanwhile, guests are free to wander and explore amidst the historic grandeur of the homestead. Our gardens offer beautiful blooms, fresh scents of greenery, and the open country air - the perfect way to spend an afternoon.

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A newlywed couple stands holding hands and kissing outdoors in a lush garden. The bride wears a long, flowing wedding dress with a veil, and the groom is in a light-colored suit. They're by a bicycle with an umbrella and a wooden barrel nearby, surrounded by greenery and flowers.
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Moments For A Lifetime

The gardens, with their 150 years of storied history, offer a breathtaking canvas for your wedding photos, each corner imbued with timeless beauty. Every inch of our estate is yours to explore, providing a myriad of enchanting backdrops for your photographs. With countless spots throughout the estate, you can utilise the charm of the stables, the sprawling fields, or the elegant opulence within the main house itself for your photos.

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A Menu Of Artistry & Passion

Celebrating the elegance of fresh flavors, premium produce, and refined techniques, our menu reflects a culinary style that is both distinctive and memorable. Inspired by regional and seasonal ingredients, as well as culinary exploration and travel, Head Chef Jennifer Blashak curates beautiful wedding menus for your day, ensuring each dish leaves a lasting impression on your guests. This dedication to culinary excellence has earned Gabbinbar the prestigious title of Queensland's Best Caterer by The Restaurant & Catering Hostplus Awards for Excellence, a testament to our commitment to delivering unparalleled dining experiences.

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A Timeless Setting for Your Story

A couple shares a kiss under string lights during a nighttime outdoor wedding ceremony. Guests surround them holding sparklers, creating a festive and romantic atmosphere. The scene is illuminated by the warm glow of the lights and sparklers.
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Elegance in every detail

Experience the grandeur of Gabbinbar's reception spaces, where elegance and beauty converge to create an unforgettable celebration. Opt for an indoor reception in our stunning glass conservatory, a magnificent option with an expansive glass-paned ceiling. The conservatory's French doors open to a charming courtyard garden, seamlessly blending indoor refinement with the natural beauty of the outdoors. Alternatively, choose to dine alfresco in our enchanting gardens, where nature's splendor provides a breathtaking backdrop for your gathering.

Our dedicated team ensures every aspect of your reception is meticulously managed, from your bespoke wedding menu to impeccable service. Our comprehensive wedding packages include all the essentials, such as heating, cooling, and surround sound, allowing you to immerse yourself fully in the opulence of the occasion.

Gabbinbar offers a setting that transcends the ordinary, inviting you to celebrate in a space that is as extraordinary as your love story.

A luxurious chandelier with intricate golden details hangs from a high, glass-paneled ceiling. Surrounding the chandelier are lush, cascading arrangements of white and pastel flowers, creating an ethereal and elegant atmosphere in the room.
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Unforgettable Celebrations Await

Weddings are more than just events—they are moments of joy to be celebrated like no other event. Step into our heritage-listed ballroom, adorned with three stunning vintage crystal chandeliers, and dance the night away amidst timeless elegance. Whether you prefer live bands, DJs, or your curated playlist, our spaces are yours to transform into the perfect stage for your celebration.

Indulge in a fully licensed experience as we supply all your beverage needs. From sommelier-designed wine lists to exquisite champagne selections, every sip is crafted to elevate your experience.

Our team is dedicated to fulfilling your every desire, from sparkler exits to fireworks displays that light up the night sky. Treat your guests to unforgettable moments with our memorable supper stations and handcrafted dessert bars, each detail meticulously tailored to reflect your vision and delight your senses.

At Gabbinbar, every celebration is a masterpiece waiting to unfold.

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