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Dark Horse Receptions

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Dark Horse Receptions Pricing

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Restaurant Weddings
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Cocktail Dining
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In-house catering
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Alcohol Bar services Parking Wedding Planner / Coordinator Audio Equipment Cake Cutting Centrepieces Chairs Glassware Tables Decoration Music Photos Video Food

Dark Horse Receptions Features

What catering services does your venue provide?
Buffet Cocktail Reception Dessert Plated Tastings
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Gluten-free Lactose-free Vegan Vegetarian

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Dark Horse Receptions Frequently Asked Questions

How much does a wedding cost in Dark Horse Receptions?

Dark Horse Receptions minimum wedding prices range from $80-$100 per person and maximum wedding prices range from $120-$150 per person.

What is the guest capacity of Dark Horse Receptions?

Dark Horse Receptions has a maximum capacity of 0-50 people for a dinner wedding and a maximum capacity of 80-100 people for a cocktail wedding.

What kind of services and facilities are offered in Dark Horse Receptions?

Dark Horse Receptions provides events such as audio equipment, centrepieces, music, alcohol, decoration, food, bar services, tables, video, cake cutting, parking, chairs, wedding planner / coordinator, photos and glassware.

What kind of events does the Dark Horse Receptions carry out?

Apart from weddings, Dark Horse Receptions provides services such as reception, elopements, engagement party and ceremony.

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About Dark Horse Receptions

Only 35 minutes from Melbourne CBD lies a stunning estate in natural bushland. Positioned in the tranquil Yarra Valley, the two-acre estate features an exceptional wedding venue that includes an ornamental lake framed by native Fauna. Rich in country charm with each season bringing a changing landscape, it is a personalized and individualized experience making each wedding reception unique. Dark Horse Chateau is one of the few wedding venues that only provides a limited number of weddings that ensure you experience a one-of-a-kind ceremony and reception.

Facilities and Capacity

● Choose from an outdoor or indoor wedding reception that caters to up to 100 guests. Couples can have a choice of pavilion, courtyard, or garden ceremony. It is the perfect rustic yet defined wedding space that also includes a dance floor. The use of beautiful grazing tables makes a bold statement to add to a country wedding's charm. Tables are dressed in white linen and napkins, while overlays and chair covers are in the wedding colour. There are silverware, white dinner sets, crystal glass and flower décor as centrepieces also part of the ceremony setup.


● Choose individualized packages for the only ceremony, only reception or wedding ceremony plus reception
● Choose from 2 different prices per head options

● Dark Horse professionals assist by introducing you to DJ's, Live music, videographers, photographers and florist to ease wedding day planning
● Choose from bar tab, drinks and cocktail packages, by the bottle or cash bar
● 6 hours event
● The music ends by 11:30 PM
● Ample, free parking

In-House Catering

Catering is done in-house with impressive menu options and a perfect bespoke menu. Choose from shared platters to canapes, grazing tables, to full sit-down menus. The tables are decorated with a colourful array of boards, ornaments and flower arrangements. Included are Yarra Valley cheeses, crackers, bread, dips, fruits and preserves as potential entrée or guests can choose their own choices. Dark Horse Chateau caters to all dietary requirements that include vegetarian and vegan options.

As a team of expert wedding coordinators, every component is tailored around your preference. You can contact the DHC team for a full quote for exceptional personalized and attention to detail weddings.

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    765 Eltham-Yarra Glen Rd, Kangaroo Ground VIC 3097

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