Weddings at Lanyon

"...we couldn't have dreamed up a better location."

Beth and Sean's Lanyon Wedding. Photography: Lauren Campbell

Beth and Sean's Lanyon Wedding. Photography: Lauren Campbell

With heritage listed buildings, stunning gardens and river views, Lanyon Homestead offers a unique location for your special day. Nestled in the Lanyon Valley in Canberra’s south, Lanyon Homestead is situated along the Murrumbidgee River. The Historic Precinct dates from the 1830s and offers tranquil surrounds for any style of wedding, from an authentic country wedding to a contemporary garden ceremony.

Nikki and Josh's Wedding. Photography: Amanda Thorson

Nikki and Josh's Wedding. Photography: Thorson Photography

Alongside the 1850s  Homestead, the property boasts original outbuildings such as the convict built Kitchen and the rustic Machinery Shed which provide endless photo opportunities ensuring unique memories of your wedding are captured for years to come.

A number of the gardens and outbuildings are available for wedding receptions and ceremonies including a variety of wet weather options, which differ in size and aspect. We are happy to discuss which setting suits your upcoming wedding, and are passionate about finding the best option for you.

Lanyon Homestead is the perfect venue for those looking to celebrate a farm wedding just outside Canberra. 

Get an insiders' look at the beautiful grounds and venue hire spaces at Lanyon Homestead, available for your special day or big event by attending one of our free wedding open days.


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For venue hire or wedding enquiries and bookings call 6237 6500 or email

For café bookings or enquiries, please contact The Barracks on 6237 5268 or email

Venue hire is also available at Mugga-Mugga.