The iconic Chapel at Stones of the Yarra Valley Weddings

Stones Of The Yarra Valley Wedding Guide

March 14, 2023


When it comes to planning your dream wedding, every detail matters. And if you want your big day to be truly unforgettable, then the venue is key. Set amid the stunning scenery of the Yarra Valley, Stones of the Yarra Valley is a luxury wedding venue like no other. With its rolling hills, picturesque vineyards and idyllic countryside setting, the Yarra Valley is a romantic backdrop for any wedding with European charm. So if you’re looking for a breathtaking location for your celebration, read on for my ultimate guide to getting married at Stones of the Yarra Valley. Trust me, this is one venue that will take your breath away!

The chapel at Stones of the Yarra Valley

Why book your wedding at Stones of the Yarra Valley

When looking for the perfect winery wedding venue, Stones of The Yarra Valley should be top of your list. This elegant winery offers a luxurious and romantic setting that is sure to wow your guests on your special day. What makes this winery extra special is that you can have everything all in one location from getting ready, right through to dancing the night away with your family and friends.

There are 3 Ceremony locations:

  • The Chapel: The Chapel is a truly unique space. The iconic space featuring soaring ceilings, stained-glass windows, and vintage European charm.
  • The Elm Tree: Exchange your vows in an intimate outdoor setting amidst the natural surroundings, under the stunning canopy of the heritage-listed Elm tree. With sweeping views of the vineyard and mountains beyond, this ceremony location is sure to take your breath away.
  • The View: This location offers stunning photography opportunities all year round, with extraordinary vistas stretching across vineyards to the Great Dividing Range that will leave you and your guests in awe during your vows.

And there are two reception areas:

  • The Barn: Accommodating up to 200 seated guests, the barn has floor-to-ceiling windows that take advantage of the magical views surrounding the property.
  • The Stables: Built in the mid 19th century, the Stable exudes elevated rusting charm. With a capacity to accommodate up to 63 seated guests, The Stables at Stones offers an intimate event space that is perfect for smaller wedding receptions.

Stones of the Yarra Valley is an exquisite winery with 5-star service and delicious food prepared by their expert chefs that is sure to wow your guests. Stones of the Yarra Valley offers personalised service to take care of every detail of your wedding, ensuring that your celebration is unforgettable, whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or an extravagant celebration.

Pre-wedding and next day celebrations.

With a variety of dining experiences between pre-wedding dinners and post-nuptial gatherings, you also have the option to extend your celebrations pre and post-wedding. With five dining rooms onsite, you can choose from family feasts to brunch to pre-dinner cocktails – there’s something for everyone if you choose to celebrate for the entire weekend.

Stones of the Yarra Valley accommodation

For a truly magical experience on your wedding day, look no further than the Stones of the Yarra Valley accommodation. Located on-site, The Farmhouse offers 5-star rooms and suites for couples and guests.

Their Tuscan-inspired bridal suite provides the perfect setting to get ready on the day or even spend your honeymoon after! Of course, if onsite isn’t for you there are still plenty of nearby options to choose from.

For guests who want to stay overnight, the 5-star hotel on-site offers plenty of rooms to choose from. With plenty of Airbnb options nearby, your guests can also enjoy a comfortable stay while they celebrate your wedding.

  1. Stayz – accommodation in the Yarra Valley
  2. AirBnb – accommodation in Coldstream
  3. Chateau Yering Accommodation
  4. Yering Gorge Cottages

Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding package

Experience your own elegant Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding with a Weddings Package tailored to you and your guests’ needs. The team at Stones of the Yarra Valley will work with you to bring your dream wedding reception to life, whether it be for lunch or dinner, and whether you prefer shared or alternate drop dining. The Barn can accommodate up to 200 guests and up to 63 seated guests in The Stables for those who want a more intimate affair. You can also delight your guests by choosing from tantalising add-ons like freshly-shucked oysters, bespoke champagne packages and a delectable gelati bar – what’s not to love?

The Stone’s team of experienced sommeliers, chefs, and event planners will work with you to ensure that your special day is not only memorable but also uniquely personalised. Packages start from $260 per head (up to 31 Dec 2023). Get ready to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime occasion with a luxurious lunch or evening surrounded by breathtaking views.

Reception setting in The Barn at Stones of the Yarra Valley

Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding photos

If a picture is worth a thousand words, your Stones of the Yarra Valley wedding photos promise to be a love letter to your special day. The picturesque venue provides a plethora of backdrops for your dreamy wedding portraits. With its rolling hills, picture-perfect vineyards, and manicured grounds, couples can stay within the venue during their portrait time.

And when the sun is setting, casting a golden glow on the property, there are plenty of options for you and your lover to sneak off for a few intimate moments together with your photographer. Those few moments in the soft light that spill across the lawns and winding driveway are truly magical and not to be missed.

Wrap Up

When you book your wedding at Stones of the Yarra Valley, you’re making memories in one of the most beautiful locations in Victoria. The venue tailors their accommodation and services to meet the specific needs and wants of each couple. This will help you relax, knowing that the venue caters to all your needs.

The photographs taken at Stones of the Yarra Valley will provide couples with lifelong memories to cherish. Memories of a wedding day filled with love, glamour and luxury.

If you haven’t booked your wedding photographer yet, I’d love to chat about your dream day in more detail. Get in touch here to check my availability. It would be a pleasure to join you on this special journey and help document it for future generations!

xo, Sonya

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