You will be working with Aaron and Yvonne the owners, and their great team of staff that are as passionate about weddings as they are!
¨Off street parking.
Air-conditioned Dining room and Chapel.
Wheel chair access to Reception.
Kids menu available.
A dedicated wedding coordinator will be with you from start to finish.
The option to pay for your deposit and wedding by instalments.
A tentative booking can be held for a specified available date for 10 days following a viewing of the venue.
If you wish to reserve a specific date for your wedding a deposit of $1000 is required.
Final number of guests and payment is required 10 business days prior to your wedding.
Onsite accommodation available for your guests (charges apply).
So everyone knows what to do, where to be and when to party!
The guests attending your wedding will spend a lot of time, money and effort preparing for your celebration, so it's only fair that you give them as much help, guidance and information as possible, before your big day arrives.
Some guests might have to book the day off work to attend your wedding and others may have even have to get on a plane and travel overseas to witness your special occasion. To ensure that everyone knows exactly what’s in store, be sure to communicate every bit of information that they may need to know, in detail! Below are some things that we believe you should communicate with your wedding guests in advance.
We will need to know any dietary requirements in advance and therefore it is useful to add this information to your RSVP card.
Please let us know if you have any special dietary requirements: ............
Dietary restrictions: ..............
We will be serving X please let us know if you have any special requirements: ..............
Include directions to your ceremony at Avalon Castle, as well as maps of the local area, for all those who are not familiar with the location.
Local Taxi Information
Some of your wedding guests may choose to arrive at your wedding by taxi or ubers, but odds are that they might need this mode of transportation to get home at the end of the night. Please let your guests know that taxis and ubers will often not pick up from the Dandenong or take some time to arrive. They may wish to pre-book a taxi home.
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR TAXIS
Dandenong Ranges Taxi Services on 03 9753 6933
Melbourne Eastern Taxis on 03 9762 2522 or 0470 381 691
We can occasionally be able to book a lovely taxi driver named Roxy.
Roxy - Local Taxi: 498 368 399
We have quaint and comfortable accommodation is available at Avalon Castle. Why not book in your bridal party at the all in one venue.
**Guests, please check with the Bride and Groom first before booking accommodation at Avalon Castle. We have also listed below nearby accommodation.
View accommodation at Avalon Castle
PUFFING BILLY GETAWAYS APP
Where to stay along the Puffing Billy Railway line.
Perfect for your wedding, conference or special event. This app gives you access to book accommodation at the best places to stay within 7km of the Puffing Billy Line. All accommodation is within a 15 minute drive of each other so friends and family can stay in comfort nearby for your special event.
The main features of this app are:
- Photo Gallery for each Bed and Breakfast
- Accommodation & facilities at each B&B
- Direct mobile or phone access to each B&B
- Positioning Map and directions for each B&B
- In App booking and reservations
- Displays more than one category on the map
- Locates each B&B along the Puffing Billy Line
- Display of the distance to each point of interest
- Includes places of interest to visit
- Includes each Puffing Billy station along the line.
We offer high quality stays in the beautiful villages, forests & gardens of the Dandenong Ranges and the Sherbrooke and Yellingbow Forests.
Puffing Billy Getaways Inc. is a registered association with the Victoria Government A0093567Q.