As you decide upon the venue for your special day, we thank you for considering Great Barrier Lodge as part of your selection. We have the ability to provide all inclusive catering for up to fifty-five of your chosen guests.
Our range of accommodation can sleep up to 29 guests including absolute waterfront suites surrounded by spectacular bushclad scenery. We offer a 10% discount, alongside the exclusive use of the lodge if the accommodation is fully booked for your wedding.
The restaurant enjoys commanding water views and specialises in serving fresh and locally sourced decadent cuisine, combined with an extensive range of fine New Zealand wines. Alongside our full consultative services on offer, our team will provide you and your guests with warm and quality service.
Ceremony & Reception
With a number of stunning, natural backdrops for your ceremony situated around the island, the options are endless. Possible locations include:
- At the lodge on the front lawn under the Macrocarpa with the harbour as a backdrop
- Any of the stunning beaches – Medlands, Awana, Haratonga, Whangapoua or Pa
- St Johns Church, Medlands Beach
Catering for your wedding
Here on the Barrier we are spoilt for choice with an abundance of locally sourced, and fresh ingredients. We understand that food plays a large role in many occasions, and your wedding day will be no exception to this.
Entertainment & Activities
There is a variety of entertainment options for you and your guests. We can organise everything from cover bands, personal music selections or DJ’s to romantic sunset cruises or picnic hampers to take to the natural hot springs. The island has so much to offer, there is something for everyone.
We understand that organising a wedding is a busy time for you, so let us take away some of that stress away by providing you with services such as; floor plans, a list of our top suppliers, and to be your support team.
Whether you need any additional items hired such as marquees, we are happy to arrange hireage for you.