About The Valley Estate
Nestled in the hinterland of the Currumbin Valley, The Valley Estate is a bespoke, one-off space crafted to inspire celebration and reflection with loved ones.
The perfect backdrop for weddings - set on 9 acres of landscaped, architecturally inspired gardens, The Valley Estate has innumerable striking locations for unforgettable photos and beautiful moments.
Located just a 10-minute drive from the Gold Coast International Airport, The Valley Estate Is the best of both worlds; offering a stunning hinterland setting yet conveniently located for Interstate and local guests alike.
The venue offers couples a myriad of unforgettable ceremony spaces from which to choose; from The Glasshouse adorned in its lush, green foliage to the simply timeless beauty of The Chapel. The Manor Is the red-bricked, reception centrepiece of The Estate - a grand event space with peerless class overlooking The Estate's manicured gardens.
Purpose-built with weddings in mind, the venue is completely exclusive and uniquely tailored to each wedding. With food from world-renowned Executive Chef, Aaron Teece, combined with impeccable service and attention to detail, The Valley Estate sits proudly as one of Australia's finest wedding venues.
Behind The Brand Interview
What was the initial spark for the property and how did it all begin?
The brainchild of owner and creator Cherie Uzan, The Valley Estate has been years in the making. As Cherie grew up in ‘The Valley’, it has been a long-held dream to create a one-of-a-kind venue in a location she holds close to her heart.
A kaleidoscope of creativity, Cherie’s vision for The Valley Estate draws upon grand European and industrial influences. Lavish and luxurious, the venue is a landmark wedding and events destination designed to take you on a journey that will both excite and inspire you.
Conceived with weddings in mind, The Valley Estate has been crafted to allow couples to celebrate their once-in-a-lifetime moment in a truly unique space, all the while reveling in the beauty of the hinterland backdrop.
What spaces do you offer for a wedding or event?
The Manor: Bursting with character, The Manor is our red-bricked centerpiece —the epitome of luxury. Opening onto the gardens beyond, the Manor is a bright and impossibly beautiful space that features dramatic arched windows and grand chandeliers.
The Glasshouse: A masterpiece in elegance. Luscious plants adorn wall-to-ceiling glass. The Glasshouse is a photographic dreamscape of lush greenery and sparkling light.
The Chapel: Wildly charming, understated, and exquisitely finished. Antique oak pews and lead glass windows frame spectacular hinterland views. Effortlessly romantic and beguiling; you’ll never forget this moment …
The Gentleman’s Retreat: We know it’s all about the girls, but what about the boys? The Gentleman’s Retreat is the ultimate man cave. Luxurious and stylish, the space is adorned with plush chesterfields, custom art pieces, vintage vinyl, and a pool table. What more could you wish for?
The Sanctuary: Designed with luxury in mind, retreat into the Sanctuary; a decadent space for bridal party preparations. Located in the eaves of the Manor this beautiful, opulent space has its own dedicated entrance and is equipped with all the extravagances you would expect.
The Terrace: Our feature exterior space. The ideal location for post-ceremony drinks and canapés, your guests can mingle and take in the beautiful views. Showcasing large outdoor lawn spaces, bar areas and comfortable seating, this area can also be dressed up with champagne bars, cocktail carts and lawn games.
The Grounds: The grounds of The Valley Estate are truly special. Passionately embracing the native feel of the Currumbin Valley yet incorporating grand European influences, our grounds are impossibly gorgeous. Perfect for simply stunning photos, you’ll get lost trying to find the perfect spot. Secluded corners, intriguing follies, hidden trails, and manicured gardens are just some of the things to look for.
How many guests can you cater for?
What is it that makes your property magic?
Experience the exclusivity of our all-inclusive venue, featuring lush 9-acre grounds and distinctive spaces. With everything you need in one place, including preparation rooms, ceremony space, and bridal photo opportunities, you can enjoy a seamless transition from ceremony to reception.
What advice can you give couples when selecting their venue?
Make sure you have a clear understanding of the specific inclusions you desire and identify the essential elements that you want to prioritize for your big day. When attending venue viewings, limit the number of attendees to create a more intimate experience. Prior to visiting, conduct thorough research on the venue and prepare a list of questions to ask. Lastly, recall the feeling you experienced when you first met your partner, and consider whether the venue evokes similar emotions. Additionally, consider the type of connection you wish to establish with your guests and the style of dining that aligns with your desired atmosphere.
Why we love it…
A series of striking spaces surrounded by nature, The Valley Estate has us captivated by its natural beauty and hinterland views. The lines between inside and out are blurred at the Currumbin Valley property which has enormous arched windows inside The Manor, a glasshouse, and a large terrace with lawns and gardens, perfect for outdoor gatherings.
For the bride…
For the bride who is looking for a European-inspired wedding venue, closer to home. The Gentlemen’s Retreat and The Sanctuary make The Valley Estate perfect for the couple with a bridal party, and there’s plenty of onsite locations for photos, so you don’t have to leave the location, from start until finish.
The Manor’s soaring ceilings, and industrial, raw elements, such as polished concrete flooring, exposed brick walls and ceiling beams would be beautifully styled with soft whites and flowing, light materials. Not using this space for your reception? It would make for a beautiful backdrop for bridal photos with all of the natural light that floods into the space through walls of glass.