Barwon Edge Boathouse: The Restaurant
40 Windsor Road, Newtown
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Barwon Edge is ideally situated along the banks of the Barwon River. They have landscaped gardens studded with 3 ponds, native & deciduous trees along with the local wildlife, creating the perfect backdrop for pre-dinner drinks and photo opportunities. These lush surrounds have made it one of the most popular wedding reception venues in Geelong. Pair with this the experienced event staff, quality catering and excellent facilities, and it is clear why Barwon Edge is a reception centre with a difference. Every function or wedding reception is tailored specifically to the need of the client, from the menus through to the decorations and entertainment.

Function durations - All functions are priced on a 5 hour duration, but can be altered in discussion with the venue. Functions must either be in the daytime (8.30am - 5pm) or evening (6pm - 12am) timeslot.

Function end times - Daytime Functions: 5pm / - Evening Functions: 12am (Monday to Saturday) and 11pm (Sunday) - these times can be extended on application
Prices and Options
Hire Cost: $0
Minimum Spend: $6,000 - $13,000
Total Min. Cost: $6,000 - $13,000
Food Packages: Please contact the venue (above)
Drink Packages: Please contact the venue (above) for drink packages
Other Drink Options: Bar Tab can be used instead of drink packages
Other Notes: -
Guest Capacity and Options
Standing Capacity: 200
Seated Capacity: 140
Minimum Guests: None
Area Type: Fully private room
Seating Options: Banquet, Boardroom, Theatre, Cabaret,
Times and Suitability
Function Durations: See above - priced on 5 hours or by negotiation
Functions End at: See above - 5pm or 12am
Venue Closes at: 12am
Limits to Availability: None - available all times
21st Birthdays: Yes
18th Birthdays: No
Other restrictions: None
Underage Guests: Must be with a parent at all times
Audio-Visual Facilities
Projector Screen: Yes
Data Projector: No
LCD/Plasma Screens: No
DVD or USB Plug-in: No
Microphone: Yes
Whiteboard: Yes
Lectern: Yes
Other Facilities
Private Bar: Yes
Dance Floor: Yes
Stage: No
Car Parking: Venue carpark
Smoking: Guests must exit the venue to smoke
Disability Access: Yes
Accommodation: No
Food and Beverages
Can the Venue provide Finger Food: Yes
Can the Venue provide full Meals: Yes
Can guests bring Finger Food: No
Guests bring a Cake: Yes
Music and Entertainment
Can Guests organise a Band or DJ: Yes - amplified music can be played any time in the restaurant
Can the Venue provide a DJ or Band: No - guests to organise Band or DJ
Can Venue play it's music for free: Yes - guests can provide a song list
Ipod Plug-in available: Yes
CD Player available: Yes
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