Awarded the title of ‘Australia’s Number 1 Reception Venue’ – TWICE !

…and Victoria’s ‘Best Reception Centre’ by the Australian Bridal Industry Academy.  We have also been a finalist in four other categories for over 12 years running, and recently won the Brides’ Choice Award for Best Historic Wedding Venue in the Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges.

We are therefore delighted that you and your partner are considering Chateau Wyuna for your special day.

Chateau Wyuna is a truly unique, award winning reception centre, conveniently located at the foothills of the glorious Dandenong Ranges. Ensconced in Australian history, our original 1920’s log cabin and charming 1909 heritage listed country Chapel are situated on 6 acres of majestic gardens.

Chateau Wyuna began as the dream home of artist Clarence Earle and was frequently visited
by his friend Dame Nellie Melba. Opened to the public as a restaurant soon after the Second World War, the name Wyuna is aboriginal, meaning ‘on running waters’.

Awarded the titles of ‘Australia’s Number 1 Reception Venue’ as well as Victoria’s ‘Best Reception Centre’ by the Australian Bridal Industry Academy, Chateau Wyuna has been a finalist in 4 other categories for over 12 years running. We pride ourselves on consistently offering the finest service, and our dedicated, professional team are committed to the belief that nothing is too much trouble.

Chateau Wyuna is a magical venue with everything you could possibly need for your special day.

For ceremonies, we our our charming, 100-year- old heritage listed Chapel, enchanting gardens and two outdoor ceremony areas; our delightful waterfall and pergola.

We offer a exible range of all-inclusive reception packages, which can be tailored to your individual needs. You also have a choice of reception rooms catering for formal sit down functions or elegant cocktail receptions. With spectacular garden views, our classic rooms can be decorated to re ect your own personal style. Our menus are extensive,and focus on delicious, country home-style food, presented beautifully, with very generous portion sizes.

We have over 6 acres of picturesque gardens, including meandering paths and our historic log cabin for all your photography needs.

We guarantee you will have exclusive use of the entire venue, as we only host one function at a time.

With our passion for quality, service and attention to detail, our dedicated team will be excited to help you plan and celebrate your special day.

If you have any questions or would like to visit, please contact us to arrange your private tour. Alternatively, please visit our website and click on the ‘Book a Tour’ button at the top right corner of every page. We are open daily from 9.30am to 4.30pm (we are closed on Tuesdays) and on most Thursday evenings until 9pm. We are easily reached along straight, main roads.

We look forward to welcoming you to Chateau Wyuna!


Thank you for considering Chateau Wyuna for your wedding.


Traditional sit down menu – our most popular package.  Predinner canapes followed by a three course meal.

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Individual Table Buffet – where the buffet is served to each guest table, so your guests can choose from a range of dishes without leaving their seat.

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A premium offering including our famous dessert buffet, a professional DJ, premium beverages, plus more!

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Lancaster Package

Central Buffet – where your guests can choose mains and desserts from a central buffet.

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Earle cocktail buffet

The less formal alternative providing an extensive range of cocktail food items.

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