Just a few minutes walk from the CBD and situated in the heart of Melbourne’s arts precinct, the NGV is home to some of the world’s most famous artworks. As an wedding venue the NGV is truly unique, boasting elegant and timeless spaces suitable for intimate and grand celebrations alike. Dine in the grandeur of the Great Hall, beneath Leonard French’s impressive stained glass ceiling and take in the surrounds of the striking architecture. Guests can enjoy pre- dinner drinks in Federation Court, under the soaring glass ceiling or out on the Terrace, overlooking the Grollo Equiset Garden, home to some of the gallery’s most impressive sculptures.

For intimate celebrations, Persimmon transforms from a highly regarded restaurant by day to a contemporary, elegant venue by night, ideal for both seated dinners and cocktail parties. Overlooking the magnificent Grollo Equiset Garden, this stunning space is modern and chic, boasting a backdrop of the city skyline, providing an artistic and stylish setting. Guests will be greeted by a private boardwalk entry down to the gardens, offering the perfect location for ceremonies and pre-dinner drinks.