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The Top 10 Elegant Red Hill Wedding Venues 

September 22, 2022


Red Hill Wedding Venues

Red Hill is a region within the Mornington Peninsula, located about an hour south of Melbourne and is known as the food and wine region in Victoria. So it’s no surprise that there are some of the most stunning wedding venues in the area. 

To help you find the wedding venue of your dreams, I’ve put together a list of the top 10 elegant Red Hill wedding venues in 2023 and beyond. You’ll be happy to know there is no shortage of great food and wine. 

Polperro Winery

Polperro Vineyard is a 25-acre property in the heart of the Mornington Peninsula. Nestled among the vines and shade of the ancient Angophore Myrtaceae, Polperro winery is a stunning property that offers several features to curate a unique wedding for up to 120 people, including the Heck Guthrie-designed vineyard dining room. Overall, this venue is an intimate and stylish space that creates an elegant ambience and has just been awarded a chef’s hat!

Lindenderry Winery

Lindenderry at Red Hill is easily one of the most sought-after wedding venues in Red Hill, Victoria. This five-star venue is known for its spectacular views of the surrounding rolling hills, stretching vineyards and manicured gardens. They offer several garden ceremony options, a function space for receptions, and a boutique hotel on-site, making it great for those who want to spend the weekend celebrating. 

Port Phillip Estate

If you’re looking for a truly unique and elegant wedding venue, then make sure to add Port Phillip Estate to the list. From the modern concrete architecture to the soft touches of nature, this wedding venue feels straight out of Architectural Digest. So whether you want an elegant sit-down dinner in their dining room or a cocktail reception in their spacious Cellar Door, the location feels exclusive and luxurious. 


Celebrate your wedding in style at Jackalope. You can start with your ceremony on their expansive outdoor terrace overlooking the idyllic rolling hills of the Willow Creek Vineyard and then enjoy a sit-down dinner with up to 66 guests. If you have a larger wedding, they offer a hotel buyout for exclusive use of the venue. The team at Jackalope is obsessed with every detail to ensure an unforgettable experience. 


Montalto is another iconic wedding venue in Red Hill, Victoria. With features like their sculpture trail, wetlands and panoramic vineyard views – the venue is the perfect location for some of the most picturesque wedding photos in the Mornington Peninsula. Depending on the size of your wedding, they also have Tucks, their sister estate, which is better suited for up to 150 guests. 

Max’s Restaurant 

Max’s Restaurant is situated on the Red Hill Estate and is one of the Mornington Peninsula’s original winery restaurants. With a passion for local produce and wines, Max set out to create Max’s Restaurant in 1994. With stunning views across Western Port Bay to Phillip Island, the grounds of Red Hill estate and Max’s Restaurant offer the perfect blend of breathtaking views, exquisite food and high-quality service. 

The Epicurean 

The Epicurean is a multi-functional wedding venue with the capacity to host up to 220 of your friends and family. Their cuisine is famous for its ‘Cucina’ style, which marries modern Australian inspirations and beautiful Italian influences with a rustic and authentic flair. With an events team on hand, you can create a seamlessly coordinated and elegant reception and ceremony for a truly memorable celebration. 

Butterfly Red Hill

Butterfly Red Hill is a mini oasis hidden in the heart of the Mornington Peninsula. Set on 4 acres, it’s like stepping into your own romantic wonderland with indoor and outdoor spaces for your ceremony, reception, photography and accommodation. Butterfly has the option to work with a blank canvas or use their team of wedding specialists to create a wedding that perfectly matches your style and vibe. Plus, their onsite accommodation can host ten guests.

The Old Church 

The Old Church in Red Hill is a 107-year-old weatherboard church restored for unique and romantic wedding ceremonies on the Mornington Peninsula. The original building was constructed in 1911 by the founding members of The Churches of Christ Red Hill. Now, it’s inclusive of all denominations for intimate gatherings and wedding ceremonies. However, this space does not hold large groups or receptions. 

Trofeo Estate 

The Trofeo Estate is a converted 1930’s passionfruit cannery building surrounded by 50 acres of breathtaking rural vineyards. When entering the property, you drive the picturesque tree-lined driveway, which opens to vast views and stunning greenery. The venue features exposed brick, high ceilings, large windows and timber finishes for a warm sophistication that breathes luxury and elegance. 

Wrap Up 

The Mornington Peninsula might be home to some of the best wine Australia offers, but it’s also home to the top 10 elegant Red Hill wedding venues. From unique architecture to acres of vineyards, these wedding venues combine the best of the area with elegance and luxury. If you’re still looking for a photographer to capture your celebration, make sure to reach out sooner rather than later.

xo, Sonya

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