Located within Gascoigne Estate in the leafy suburb of East Malvern, you’ll find The Gables, one of Melbourne’s most sought after venues that offers a beautiful picturesque setting for any event and is a breathtaking example of Victorian period architecture in the Queen Anne style.
The Gables can accommodate a range of function styles and sizes, so if you’re searching for a venue to host a wedding, business function, Christmas party or even a private dining event, The Gables is the perfect place that is set to impress.
With a dedicated team who has ensured no detail has been spared in the maintenance of this century-old residence, the moment you step foot in the drive way, you’ll bear witness to The Gable’s unique beauty and elegance. As well as boasting stained glass windows, open fireplaces, classic furnishings and elegant period detailing, The Gables’ stand out feature is the stunning garden that offers you a quiet peaceful environment and can be the perfect backdrop for your special celebration.
The traditional tea room is open from 10am to 4pm Tuesday to Friday, and high tea is served on Wednesdays and Sundays. There is also free off street parking for 35 cars.
The Ballroom can accommodate up to 120 guests for a sit down meal or up to 300 for a cocktail style event, with additional space for a dancefloor also. Guests of the Ballroom may also utilise the foyer, verandah, dining room and conservatory room for pre-dinner drinks and canapes.
The Dining Room
The Dining Room is ideal for smaller more intimate group functions with a minimum of 20 guests and a maximum of 30 for a sit down event. With a fire place to warm up the room during cooler months and private access to the verandah in the summer, the Dining Room is perfect for your next celebration. The antique oak dining table is also a great feature for boardroom meetings and can be extended to seat up to 20 guests.
The Peacock Room
The beautiful themed Peacock Room with open fire place and private verandah makes for the ideal space for your event. Whether it be for a lunch, high tea or cocktail party, the Peacock Room can seat up to 38 guests for a private booking. Midweek, the Peacock Room is open as a traditional tea room from 10 am to 4 pm Tuesday to Friday.
The Conservatory can accommodate a minimum of 20 guests and a maximum of 30 guests. It is available for small groups for conferences, breakfasts and smaller lunch groups and boasts a beautiful open fire place and lead light windows. The Conservatory, Dining Room and foyer can be combined for a cocktail space and can accommodate up to 100 guests.
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