Gabbinbar Homestead

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About Gabbinbar Homestead

Welcome home. Welcome to Gabbinbar Homestead. A magnificent and historic estate, established in 1863, set amongst 150-year-old gardens, towering ancient trees and expansive lawns. 

Located on the mountain range in the garden city of Toowoomba, Queensland the homestead is completely private and secluded. On your wedding day the estate is exclusively yours and all the historic sections are open for you and your guests to use and explore including the gorgeous homestead, stables, garden pavilion and old-school house. 

When you choose Gabbinbar Homestead they guarantee ‘The Gabbinbar Experience’. This means exclusivity, attention to detail and exceptional service for your wedding. 

Behind The Brand

What rooms/spaces do you have available for a wedding?

On your wedding day Gabbinbar Homestead becomes your home. This means exclusivity and privacy and the entire estate is available for your use including the Bride’s Retreat, historic homestead with parlour and library, the gardens, stables and the old school house. We have six distinctly beautiful ceremony locations or you are welcome to choose your own special spot within the estate. We offer a magnificent glass conservatory that can be used for your reception or you can choose to have an outdoor reception under the stars or a marquee.


How many people can each of these cater for?

We have many indoor and outdoor reception locations at Gabbinbar Homestead and would be delighted to work with you to accommodate your guest numbers no matter how big or small.


Do you offer onsite accommodation?

We do not offer accommodation onsite however we neighbour some gorgeous air BnB properties which we highly recommend.


What additional features and facilities does your venue offer that couples may find useful?

Our wedding planning team of five will assist and support you wth every aspect of your wedding hosted at Gabbinbar Homestead.


What type of couple would fall in love with your venue and why

When you choose Gabbinbar Homestead, put simply, we guarantee ‘The Gabbinbar Experience’. This means exclusivity, attention to detail, flexibility and exceptional service for your wedding. We genuinely believe every wedding should be unique and we guarantee a personal wedding planning experience. We welcome all couples to use our estate as their home for the day and add their personal touches to ensure their special day truly reflects their individual desires.

Editor’s Notes

Why we love it…

An exclusive home away from home. A bespoke garden estate that offers couples complete privacy amongst a tranquil setting of manicured gardens and heritage aesthetics.


For the couple…

Looking for an intimate venue with all the frills. A venue that can cater to your every need, offering six different ceremony locations, both indoor and outdoor reception options and a brides retreat. With a team of 5 to help plan your day, the ‘Gabbinbar Experience’ is second to none.


Styling tips…

Their white on white dreamy conservatory provides the perfect backdrop for the couple who appreciates a timeless appeal.