National Heritage listed, Rippon Lea Estate is one of Australia’s grand suburban estates.

With sweeping lawns, magnificent trees and a tranquil lake, Rippon Lea Estate is a sublime setting only ten kilometers from the CBD.

This classic venue features picturesque gardens including an ornamental lake, orchard, fernery and sweeping lawns where elegance and magnificence combine creating the perfect surroundings for your special occasion.

With a magnificent ballroom leading onto an impressive pool and over 14 acres of pleasure gardens, Rippon Lea is the perfect venue for your next function.

The many parts of the grounds are idyllic spots for garden wedding ceremonies, birthday parties and picnics, family gathering or Christmas break-ups. Rippon Lea also specialises in children’s parties. The Ballroom is an impressive venue for wedding receptions or corporate entertaining and gala dinners.

Rippon Lea House and Gardens is located at 192 Hotham Street Elsternwick 3185 VIC

Wedding and Function Enquiries

For weddings and function enquiries in the gardens, please contact the Functions team.

Email or phone (03) 9656 9889.

For wedding receptions or bookings in the Ballroom or Pool Terrace, please contact Showtime Event Group on (03) 9682 1777 or


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