Vines Of The Yarra Valley | Wedding Venue Review 2022

If you're looking to get married in the yarra valley, it's hard to know which venue will be the ideal fit for you and your partner. With so many beautiful venues in the region, deciding which one to go for can certainly be difficult.

Vines Of The Yarra Valley is one of the most beautiful and affordable venues in the Yarra Valley region. It is surrounded by acres of vineyards and includes a stunning space for wedding ceremonies and receptions.

If you want the complete tour without having to book a viewing, this review unpacks all the features of Vines Of The Yarra Valley and will help you decide if this venue is the perfect place to tie the knot.

With hundreds of online reviews and an average rating of 4.8 stars, let's see what all the fuss is about.

Without further ado, let's get started!



Vines Of The Yarra Valley is situated in Coldstream, just a one hour drive from Melbourne’s CBD. The venue sits on a 150-acre property and is completely surrounded by stunning vineyards and mountain views. It contains plenty of on-site parking and easy accessibility for guests, Ubers or any booked transport.

Vines is located on the site of Helen's Hill Estate - a family owned vineyard and winery. Helen’s Hill Estate offers a serene setting for guests to dine, relax and try some of their unique wines.

Ceremony Space

Vines Of The Yarra Valley's famous outdoor ceremony space offers 360-degree views of the region, acting as the perfect backdrop to say "I do". The onsite ceremony space is located directly outside the reception area, making it a convenient and easy transition from ceremony to reception.

The venue provides 80 white chairs for guests, with ample room for any number of extra guests to stand. A signing table and two additional white chairs are available for couples to use during the ceremony.

As of July 2022, the ceremony space is centred with two tall white plinths instead of the previous white arch. The entire outdoor area is fenced with small trees which are nestled with warm-white LED lighting. Enjoy a selection of lawn games and roaming canapés immediately after the ceremony on the surrounding lawn.

Reception Space

The venue's spectacular indoor reception area has floor to ceiling windows that showcase the stunning view, making it one of the most beautiful venues in the region. It can host up to 144 guests for a seated meal or in cocktail style. The entire reception area is comfortable, welcoming and filled with natural light.

There also is an additional outdoor mingling area with an intimate outdoor bar where guests can enjoy the stunning views and a cold beverage as the sun sets. This area also doubles as an outdoor dining area for couples who would prefer to eat under the stars.

Just before the doors to the outdoor area lies a spacious entertainment area perfect for a band or DJ. Here guests can dance well into the night while continuing to admire the picturesque setting.

Food & Drinks

Vines Of The Yarra Valley offers in-house catering with an amazing selection of entrees, mains and desserts. Couples can choose two entrees, two mains and two desserts for their set menu. Select from the 8 entrees, 8 mains, 6 desserts & 4 roaming dessert options.

The venue also hosts regular food tastings so couples can sample the different food options beforehand.

“We have taken the philosophy of a 5-star restaurant and have incorporated it into the kitchen of an Events Venue.” ~ Vines Of The Yarra Valley

The venue offers a generous list of beers, ciders and a selection of home-made wines made straight from the grapes grown on the property. If you don't particular enjoy one of the beers listed by the venue, couples can swap out any of the traditional beers for no extra cost.

Photo Opportunities

Vines Of The Yarra Valley is a photographer’s ultimate blank canvas. The entire property is covered with manicured gardens, acres of beautiful vineyards and stunning views as far as the eye can see. You won't have to leave the property to find a succession of breathtaking landscapes.

Bridal Suite

The venue features a stylish private upstairs bridal suite with a large balcony topping the entire property. Vines' bridal suite is the perfect place to prepare to tie the knot. The bridal suite can be accessed from 10am on your wedding day and can be used throughout the day until your wedding concludes.



Vines Of The Yarra Valley has set the benchmark for styling options. It has a rustic, country and vintage feel, making it one of the most sought after wedding venues in the Yarra Valley. This is reflected in its interior design elements such as the stone brick walls, barrels, neat overhead lighting and matt black trim.


Capacity & Price

Vines' reception area can host up to 144 guests seated or standing in cocktail style. Although only 80 chairs are provided for on-site ceremonies, couples can hire additional chairs for almost any number of additional guests.

Vines Of The Yarra Valley can host weddings all year round and has an approximate cost of $170 per person.


Final Thoughts

Vines Of The Yarra Valley is the perfect place to create your fairy-tale wedding. It has a number of unique touches that will make it memorable for every one your guests. Vines' great food, friendly staff and views can't be beat.

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