192 Hotham Street, Elsternwick Vic 3185
Explore the magnificent mansion and its surrounding grounds at this historic Melbourne estate. Set in luxurious gardens, this National Trust listed property is an ideal location for all types of functions, events, conferences and weddings. For decades, Rippon Lea has hosted extravagant events in all parts of the estate. Designed and built in 1868 it is a perfect example of 19th century luxury. The mansion features elaborate furnishings, original artwork and detailed touches including embossed wallpaper and ornamental stained glass. Complete with chandeliers and a balustrade overlooking the dance floor, the Grand Ballroom is the ideal setting for stylish lunch or dinner celebrations. The picturesque gardens of the estate can hold events for up to 2,500 people and are popular for wedding receptions, corporate family days or themed outdoor events. Guests can lunch in the Apple Orchard, play croquet or wander leisurely through the picturesque gardens. With history and charm, the mansion will impress.
Experience the Peter Rowland difference
Peter Rowland Catering has more than 50 years experience creating memorable functions and events throughout Australia, reaching new heights in quality, innovation and customer satisfaction. Our event management includes full catering services, wedding catering, menu and beverage selection, entertainment and furnishings, themeing, decor and staffing. Whether it’s a corporate event, a private function or a wedding, we’ll create an event that will impress your guests!
Rippon Lea Gardens
Rippon Lea Balcony
Rippon Lea Ballroom
There is car parking on site for 70 vehicles is available after 5pm. Please note gates will open half hour prior to your event’s start time. Up to 8 vehicles may park onsite for the purpose of a lunch function. The property can be easily accessed by train with a 5 minute walk from Rippon Lea Train Station. View Larger Map 2012 Trading Terms Function – Rippon Lea