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BYO Alcohol at a sydney venue?
I am looking for a water view wedding venue in Sydney that allows BYO alcohol?
What is the average cost per plate in Sydney?
I'm trying to pin down my guestlist - I have about 30k to spend on the venue/food. Any help is recommended. :)
yes we allow Cash Bar
Do many venues provide the option for a cash bar?
We don't drink, so are considering this as an option..
yes we at Linton gardens provide this option for the wedding
We are looking for a venue with a late license?
We have family coming from overseas (France, UK) and it's unheard of to turn the lights on and the music off at midnight and kick everyone out when the party is just getting started. We are looking for a venue who will accommodate us until at least 2AM, if not all night. We are happy to DIY everything.
yes we can open till 2.00am please provide the date of th ewedding , the number of people and if you would like to view th erooms and the gardens on your leisure time
the price include the 2 hours ceremony in the gardens or the chapel, including th echairs , archway decorated with white fabric, signing table with table cloth , and skirting ,
3 selection of Canapes for half an Hour prior to reception
3 courses sit down meal , or Hot/Cold Buffet or Diamond Cocktail Menu
4.5 Hours of Beverage including Beeer, Wine , Soft Drinks and Juices
set up of the room including Chair cover, sashes , table runners , center piece , fairy light in the ceiling ,the Bridal Table , the Cake Table and behind the Bridal Table
staff to help on the night
coordinator to stay with you to th eend of the night
What kinds of things should I consider when booking a venue?Mon I
Also, what is the normal deposit amount? Because one venue said 50% to secure the date but that seems large..
is the venue own and managed by the same person and how long they have the business, , how quickly they responded to your enquiry ,the detailed package they have on offer and how is been explained to you , has the business been recognized and awarded by the restaurant and catering association for their services
the reviews by the other Brides and Groom and their Guest for the quality of their services , the food presentation and the staff and management attendance
the deposit requested is $1000
no need as the reception venue have their own
Do I need security at my venue?Kyle J
Do most venues provide this or do I need to look around? I don't know if I need it, but we have a large group (210) so I wanted to know if that means I need it? Also what is the ratio of security to guests?
no need for security
yes its acceptable , we usually allow 1/2 an hour for ceremony followed by 1/2 hour congratulation and group photos then the canapés for 1/2-1 hour and the beverages commence for the period of canapés, then everybody will be called in as per the seating list then the bridal party will be introuduced
I'm considering a midweek or friday/sunday wedding... Should I?
Please help! Is it worth the savings to have a day other than saturday?
the midweek package can save you a lot we have a package start from $79.00pp call us for more details
yes the helicopter can land on the front padock
How bad are Sunday night weddings?L T
I'm planning a Sunday night wedding, but am concerned about guests who may need to work the next day. How are Sunday night weddings usually run? Unfortunately a brunch/lunch wedding doesn't really work for our venue.
Sunday night wedding is very popular and we offer the package $10pp cheaper than Saturday
How do I choose the right sized venue for 100 guests?Toby M
Do you have any tips on how to choose the right sized venue for this number of guests?
our venue consist of three rooms vary in size the largest room can fit 250ppl and the min. charge for this room is 100ppl so you can imagine the room how spacious would be for your guest
What should I consider when looking for my wedding venue?Mon H
I'm about to start looking for my wedding venue. What are some things that I need to consider when searching for the perfect venue?
things to consider are, if the vernue is leased or owned , how long experience the management have and if they have own chef and his/her experience or outside caterer , they can cater for any special meal requirment ,
the style of the room and the surrounding Gardens
How far in advance should I book my wedding venue?Sarah T
I don't want to miss out on my dream venue. So, how far in advance should I make the booking?
minimum 12 months ahead
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