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Contentious Character

Wamboin, Australian Capital Territory

About the Venue

We’re a cool-climate vineyard, winery, cellar door and kitchen set in the undulating hills of Wamboin, 30km east of Canberra — an idyllic backdrop for your wedding.

Key details

Capacity
100 seated. 150 cocktail.
Region
Canberra
Availability
All year round

Address & contact details

Address
810 Norton Road
Wamboin, ACT 2620
Phone
+612 6238 3830

Planning Essentials

Spaces available
  • Restaurant seating 90
  • Deck seating 30
  • Lawn available
  • Barrel Room seating 50
  • Bridal preparation room
Wedding planners

No.

Vendors

All partners available by referral, we do not manage partners, only liaise with them as necessary.

Timing and restrictions
Hours

Ceremonies can start anytime outdoors or in Barrel Room.

Access to restaurant for dining from 6pm. Guests to leave by 10:45pm.

Food and drinks
BYO caterer?

No.

BYO drinks?

No.

Menu & wine tastings

Wine tasting at cellar door and restaurant dining available to review food options.

Table settings

All table settings arranged by us or client, with white linen table cloths and napkins, small candles, and small vases of flowers.

No round seating. Variety of layouts possible.

Furniture and equipment
  • Lounge by fireside
  • Chairs
  • Singing table
  • Carpet runner
  • Stage
  • Arbour
  • Outdoor heaters
  • Umbrellas

Support

Bump in/out

Bump in day of wedding.

Rehearsals available day-prior.

Storage

Storage available until 11am following day.

Clean-up

Clean-up included in venue hire.

Access

On-site parking for 100 cars and wheel chair access.

Dimensions
  • Ceiling heights varies from 3m to 6m
  • 200 sqm inside area with bar
  • Covered deck area 50 sqm
  • Lawn area 500 sqm
Security

Security available if desired.

Insurance

Full public liability insurance in place.