Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for considering Gabbinbar Homestead for your special day. Nestled on top of the iconic Great Dividing Range you’ll find our magnificent and historic estate. Set amongst 150-year-old gardens, towering ancient trees, and expansive lawns, Gabbinbar Homestead is the perfect destination for your wedding.
At Gabbinbar Homestead we promise you 'The Gabbinbar Experience', an all-inclusive package that offers everything they need to have a truly amazing wedding day. Our package can also be tailored to ensure we are beholding to every one of your desires.
Luxurious & Relaxed Preparation
It's your home, so arrive from 8 am and relax.
Enter the Brides Retreat on the morning of your wedding and prepare for your special day in luxurious surroundings. Our team takes care of all the details, allowing you to focus on getting ready for your ceremony and enjoying the day ahead.
To ensure you are truly spoilt, our package includes breakfast, lunch, and house drinks for you and five special people whom you have chosen to accompany you on the morning of your wedding.
Stunning Ceremony Locations
This is where your story begins. The moment that truly matters. Choose from one of our magnificent ceremony locations or create your own within our grounds to say your 'I-dos'.
No matter how grand or intimate your ceremony, every setting provides its own natural beauty and charm. Each ceremony space can be designed to perfectly suit your taste and enhance the unique charms of every season.
Gorgeous Garden Parties
Invite your guests to enjoy our gardens, resplendent with beautiful blooms, fresh scents of greenery, and the open country air - the perfect way to spend an afternoon.
After your ceremony, we’ll delight with a unique garden party complete with your choice of food served from our menu, chic furniture, and garden games. Pass the time playing on our chessboard or enjoy a friendly game of croquet. Our tennis court is available if your guests wish to have a hit or two. Guests are also welcome to enjoy the Homestead’s historic gardens while our waiters serve food and drinks wherever they roam.
Capture all the treasured moments of your wedding day within the grounds of Gabbinbar Homestead. You are welcome to use all of the estate to create unique and memorable moments.
You’ll also have your own catering team who will follow you with food and drinks to ensure you and your bridal party are able to enjoy all of the amazing food and beverages you’ve selected for your garden party.
The beautiful surroundings of our historic homestead, combined with impeccable service and an abundance of food creates memories to be cherished for a lifetime. Choose to hold your reception in our stunning glass conservatory or dine outside in our gorgeous gardens. Our team will ensure you have the reception you desire complete with award-winning food and exceptional service.
Our menu options champion the Darling Downs finest ingredients and capture the quintessential country hospitality that the region has become known for.
Our dedication to offering word-class menus has meant our team has been honoured as Queensland’s best caterers and Queensland’s best wedding caterers two years running at the Australian Restaurant and Catering Association’s Awards For Excellence. Our kitchen team are looking forward to creating an unforgettable culinary experience for you and your guests.
Weddings are a cause for celebration and we want you and your guests to do just that! Enjoy your evening dancing the night away in our gorgeous, heritage-listed ballroom complete with vintage crystal chandeliers.
Gabbinbar Homestead is fully licensed and can supply all of your required beverages. We have many options available to you, so you can cater to your wedding requirements. We offer a sommelier-designed list of fine wines and champagne to select from. Our team can assist with sparkler exits, fireworks and can provide memorable supper stations or handcrafted dessert bars so you can design the wedding celebration you desire.