Marty @ Oakdene
The Oakdene Love Story...
The enchanting Oakdene Vineyards on rustic farmland is only 90 minutes from Melbourne's CBD. Located on the picturesque Bellarine Peninsula, stunning on the outside and warm & eclectic on the inside, this beautiful venue has it all.
Oakdene offers an all-encompassing package for your special day. From sculptured gardens and on site vineyards, to exquisite food and boutique wine, on site accommodation and immaculate service, your wedding adventure will be magical regardless of the season.
Crafting the day of your dreams couldn't be easier with Oakdene's professional events team. Committed to creating a celebration that truly reflects you, your co-ordinator Emma will ensure that your experience is seamless. Every single detail from the lead-up to the big day, is carefully considered as your all-inclusive package is shaped.
Saying 'I Do' is magical at Oakdene as the entire property can be turned into a warm and elegant ceremonial space. Oakdene gives couples the choice and flexibility to find the perfect spot, ensuring the moment you exchange vows is eternally special. Most choose the picturesque front garden nestled under shady trees or the rustic train shed for their nuptials, but there are many options available with stunning photographic backdrops wherever you look.
Another feature is the charming accommodation situated on the property. The Guesthouse features three themed rooms “ the Attic Room, the Marilyn Room, and the Water Room “ giving you the opportunity to get ready on-site for your big day or somewhere for you or your travelling guests to stay.
Oakdene can cater to any party size as the property houses three reception spaces as well as private dining rooms for smaller and more intimate groups. The restaurant, Marty @ Oakdene, caters for 120 guests sit-down or 200 for a cocktail reception. Should you prefer the luscious garden to host your reception, 80 guests can be seated or 120 standing. The stylish and expansive bistro, Mr. Grubb, can accommodate as many as 350 guests for a cocktail party amidst the peaceful silver birch forest.
Boasting modern Australian and European cuisine, Marty @ Oakdene combines fresh and local produce to execute delicious, unforgettable meals for you and your guests to indulge in. Emma and her team will work with you to craft a suitable menu for your celebration, ensuring all your dietary needs are met and taste buds satisfied. The venue provides cocktail and grazing menu packages as well as traditional two or three-course alternate drop and banquet menus, all of which are inclusive of the Oakdene drinks package. You and your guests are sure to dance the night away as you enjoy a range of Oakdene's James Halliday 5-star rated wines. This, as well as the service and food, will have your guests talking and reminiscing for years to come.
The welcoming and professional service provided by the staff here is what you can expect from the minute you embark on your wedding journey with Oakdene. With high attention to detail committed to every aspect of your special day, the events team will make your dream wedding a reality.
The Oakdene landscape encounters various photo opportunities with the spectacular vineyard reflecting the different seasons, beautiful gardens and forest groves spread throughout the property and eclectic artworks and sculptures. These stunning features are the ideal backdrops for your wedding photos and memories, all without leaving the Oakdene property.
Oakdene Vineyards offers complete freedom to create the best possible day that truly reflects you, ensuring the celebration stays in the hearts and minds of all involved.
After all, it's all about your love story...
255 Grubb Rd, Wallington VIC 3221
03 5255 1255
A little about our wedding coordinator - Emma.....
Emma began creating memories for couples almost 16 years ago. Having started at Oakdene before the doors officially opened, Emma learnt in depth about the property and its farm land history. Having studied wine science, floristry, hospitality, graphic design, interior design, product styling and numerous creative courses, Emma is broad in knowledge, practical at hand and a creative at heart.
Emma's role as wedding coordinator at Oakdene is a role she is totally in love with, a position where she can shine and that enables her to combine all her knowledge and experience into very special and personalised days for all couples.
Emma is dedicated to making every couples day seamless and perfect. Striving for perfection and concentrating on details allows couples to trust and have confidence in the lead up to the wedding, giving couples peace of mind. Emma will work alongside each couple from the initial enquiry right up to and during the wedding, creating a highly personal experience and going above and beyond couples expectations.