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Exquisite French Inspired Wedding Venue with 24 French Horse Carousel

Mackay Family Estate is an exquisite French inspired wedding venue located on the Central Coast of NSW and only 90 minutes north of Sydney. It is one of the most sought after venues in the area and is the ultimate venue for an enchanting wedding. The grandeur of this estate is matched only by the warmth of its welcome and unsurpassed service. It’s difficult to imagine a more luxurious setting for your big day. Featuring an infinite selection of lavish areas providing distinguished characteristics, such as their Rose Garden with finely manicured lawns, Amphitheatre, outdoor fireplace, and fairground that showcases a 24 French horse carousel. All of these extraordinary spaces are accessible and brought together by beautifully decomposed granite paths and a running brook. Weddings at the Mackay Family Estate are uniquely yours and can be tailored to suit your individual requirements. You are in safe hands as the Mackay family that has over 40 years experience of hospitality and event coordination. Your host has a strong belief to honour their couples on their special day with the highest service second to none. If you are dreaming of a magical and elegant venue that has a choice of unique spaces then look no further than Mackay Family Estate.


Stunning Settings for Intimate or Large Reception and Ceremony 

The extraordinary grounds offer couples settings that are rich in allure and beauty.

Le Champ de Foire – The fairground offers a magical setting set within its own hedged area with a sense of French opulence. Enchant your guests with this remarkable space that uniquely has a fairytale custom made white and gold, 24 horse carousel. This stunning space has a licensed bar that can host up to 300 guests. In addition there is the option of Fairground food from Mackay Family Estate French themed bistro building.

Chambre Shirley’s Pear – Shirley’s Pear room is a magnificent space, there is a beautiful 35 metre path that is designed perfectly with edged roses along the path that leads to the entrance. Your guests will be impressed by the sheer beauty of the entrance of Shirley’s Pear room that provides an incredible atmosphere with historic 19th century French cast iron urns. As well this space includes a chic French water feature that is set to the glorious 120 year old Pear tree. Perfectly framed with large Brunfelsia hedges, lawn games on the lush finely manicured green and can host up to 150 guests.

L’amphitheatre – The Amphitheatre is a stunning area with an elegant rose covered aisle walk that sets the scene for romance. This setting is ideal for up to 70 guests.

L’incendie – The Fire is a lovingly designed area with an outdoor brick fireplace that seats up to 26 people. Set next to their running brook and romantic armorial rose garden, This space is perfect for an intimate dinner or winter canapes.

The Butlers Nook – This tranquil space that oversees the pool and impressive homestead that is perfect for cocktails and canapes receptions for up to 50 people.

The Walled Garden – A beautiful area that creates a sense of timeless elegance with a heritage style water feature and finely manicured area. This unique space will radiate good cheer with your nearest and dearest and is ideal for a ceremony or canape reception for up to 50 people.


Premier Venue with Impeccable Standards Second to None

Mackay Family Estate is renowned for impeccable standards, second to none. You are in safe hands with the Mackay family boasting expert knowledge with over 40 years experience of hospitality and event coordination. Your host has a strong belief to honour their couples on their special day, with a fully bespoke service making your day uniquely yours. There is use of the Queen room ensuite to make your wedding day commence perfectly. The property and grounds for your ceremony, photography and reception, are exclusively yours for the day including a 24 French horse carousel for your photography. In addition there are options such a use of the glorious Rolls Royce, paddock to plate catering, and 6 hour bar with wine, beer and nonalcoholic beverages. If you are dreaming of a magical and elegant venue that has a choice of unique spaces then look no further than Mackay Family Estate. For further information or a private viewing simply fill out the contact vendor form and your host will be in touch.



Such an incredible venue for a wedding, we can’t thank you enough.

– Kylie & Jake

Michael and his team go above and beyond for all occasions. Highly recommended by me and all in the service industry.

– Maureen Catherine Crawley

Q Do you offer coordination services?

Yes, we provide an onsite coordinator that will be responsible for all of the Estate arrangements. Please note that we do not offer coordination services outside of the Estate and will not be responsible for any third party vendors.

Q Can we use the Carousel?

You will have access to use the Carousel for photo opportunities. If you would like to run rides, this will need to be pre arranged with the Estate and will be at a cost due to the legal requirements that it needs to be manned by personnel that are trained to use the equipment.

Q Do you have in-house catering or preferred caterers, or can I bring my own?

We work with our preferred vendors Paddock to Plate Catering for food and Kubarz for beverage service. All of our initial quotes include our partners pricing and we build our packages alongside them. If you wish to bring your own caterers, please discuss this with us further. We will need a copy of their public liability insurance policy and other food related licenses. Please note that we do not provide kitchen facilities for caterers. The majority of caterers will provide their own equipment.

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