Lonsdale Park on the Yarra

Set on 70 acres of rolling meadows, Lonsdale Park on the Yarra offers an incredible venue and luxury accommodation experience in the heart of the picturesque Yarra Valley, a one-hour drive from Melbourne. With expansive views over the bordering Yarra River, guests are invited to relax and indulge in the properties exquisite natural beauty.

We have two catering packages on offer at this beautiful venue; an intimate dinner party setting for up to 40 people or a marquee setting for up to 120 people. Download our pricing pack for more information.


GEMBROOK COMMUNITY CENTRE Function Hall  1 Beenak East Road, Gembrook, Vic, 3783

Capable of seating 200 guests with plenty of room for a dance floor, the fully refurbished function hall has new acoustics and the option of an elevated stage. There is direct access to the commercial kitchen, a bar and private landscaped gardens.

Ideal for all private functions such as weddings and special occasions, awards nights, concerts and theatrical events, funerals/wakes, conferences and expos. With extra seating brought in the capacity of the hall is in excess of 300.

A state of the art sound system with wireless microphones and audio control, and a data projector and screens are available for use. The lighting for the hall can be manipulated to enhance the mood of the event, from subdued, intimate soft lighting to bright fluorescent. Cutlery and crockery available for 150 guests as part of the hire, along with trestle tables and seating.

Website: gembrookcommunitycentre.com.au
Contact: 0417 740 409


EMERALD COMMUNITY HOUSE  356 Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald VIC 3782
Emerald Community House hall is an intimate, delightfully renovated hall in the heart of Emerald and is the perfect blank canvas for a small gathering for your next event. The hall can seat 40 people or 60 for a stand up function.
Website: emeraldcommunityhouse.org.au/venue-hire/
Contact: 03 5968 3881


THE LOG CABIN RANCH  55 - 57 Rankins Rd, Monbulk VIC 3793
The Log Cabin Ranch, situated in the picturesque Dandenong Ranges. A perfect location for a wedding with a difference. With a number of venue options available onsite you can also feel relaxed knowing your guests have somewhere safe to stay for the night with accommodation available for up to 80 people. Get married on site or make use of the magnificent surrounds that the Dandenong Ranges has to offer.
Website: logcabinranch.com/
Contact: 03 9756 6650


FERNY CREEK HALL  Corner of Clarkmont & Hilton Rds, Ferny Creek , VIC 3786
Ferny Creek Recreation Reserve is situated in a lovely bushland setting adjacent to Sherbrooke Forest in the Dandenong Ranges. It features a large hall (capacity to seat 130 people), children's playground, cricket pitch, tennis courts and plenty of parking. This is a fantastic location for a wedding as the grounds are perfect for a ceremony and the hall is a great blank canvas for a reception. There are also fantastic local photographic settings close by. Also a great venue for a party or family reunion.
Website: hallsforhire.com.au/halls/ferny-creek-recreation-reserve-hall
Contact: 03 9755 1050


COCKATOO COMMUNITY HALL Pakenham Road, Cockatoo VIC 3781
A lovely blank canvas for your next function. Perfect for a sit down dinner or stand up canape function, from wedding receptions to large social gatherings. This hall also boasts a small low level stage area. Plenty of parking and recreational areas outside too!
Website: NA
Contact: 03 5968 8086


EMERALD MECHANICS HALL  400a Belgrave-Gembrook Rd, Emerald VIC 3782
Situated in Emerald this hall is a fantastic blank canvas for a large event (cream painted brickwork and ceiling with polished timber floorboards). With a capacity to seat 150 people this hall would be a perfect spot for a wedding reception, large luncheon, dinner party or stand up function. This lovely space also includes a foyer area and raised stage with well maintained green velvet curtains.
Website: NA
Contact: 03 5968 2777